Dawes Park Receives State Grant

The Dawes Park, a 4.5-acre lakefront lagoon, was awarded with a $400,000 state grant last weekend by Governon Pat Quinn.

The grant is one of the several projects in Illinois that received grants totaling $12.3 million from the Open Space Lands Acquisition and Development Grants.

According to the director of parks and recreation, Doug Gaynor, the grant will be used to renovate the lagoon.

Read the Entire Article

More State Grants from Illinois

Other Environment, General/Other Grant News

Programs whose purpose is to preserve, protect, and where possible, improve the environment. Biodiversity Programs; Ecosystems

Other Community Development, General/Other Grant News

Programs that focus broadly on strengthening, unifying and building the economic, cultural, educational and social services of a community or neighborhood and improving the quality of life for all. Community Building; Community Capacity Building; Community Development and Improvement; Community Development Block Grants; Healthy Communities Community Economic Development Programs that provide technical assistance and funds to help communities retain and recycle income within the community by investing in the development of local institutions and businesses. Business Growth; Business Loans; Economic Growth; Economic Transformation; Real Estate Organizations; Socioeconomic Development; Technology Transfer; Transfer of Technology; Urban Enterprise Zones

Social Entrepreneurship

Knowing When Good Is Not Good Enough

Knowing When Good Is Not Good Enough

An article co-authored by 1995 Echoing Green Fellow Katya Smyth reflects on the  piece “When Good Is Not Good Enough” (Stanford Social Innovation Review, Fall 2013), [1991 Echoing Green Fellow] Bill Shore, Darell Hammond, and Amy Celep.

Nonprofit Jobs in Missouri

  Social Work Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Social Services Employment
  Foundation Related Jobs

More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs

Denali Commission Program | State Public Health Actions to Prevent and Control Diabetes, Heart Disease, Obesity and Associated R | CAPITAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR REDUCING ENERGY CONSUMPTION AND GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS | State Trade and Export Promotion Pilot Grant Program | Aviation Education |  Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2020 Copyright Michael Saunders