View our Grant Proposal Guidelines below and fill out a grant application. This may be done by mail or online.

 
  Memorial grant in memory of Robert "Bob" Leach, former President of Jacksonville Children's Foundation.

Memorial grant in memory of Robert "Bob" Leach, former President of Jacksonville Children's Foundation.


Jacksonville Children's Foundation Action Timeline

Annual Meeting is always the 3rd Monday in October. Grant requests due 10 days through online application only prior to the Annual Meeting.

Annual Meeting – receive thank-you’s from last year’s grant recipients and hear this year’s verbal requests.

November/December - Board meets to discuss grant requests .

 

January – Disburse checks to new grant recipients and take grant recipients photos.


 

2016-2017 Grant Recipients

 left to right: Odell Fellhauer - Presbyterian Church Day Care, Carolyn Bonjean - Board Member Jacksonville Children's Foundation, Ashley Lipscomb, Our Redeemer Day Care, Ann Hungerford, Midwest Youth Services, and Annette Huddleston, Hobby Horse House.

left to right: Odell Fellhauer - Presbyterian Church Day Care, Carolyn Bonjean - Board Member Jacksonville Children's Foundation, Ashley Lipscomb, Our Redeemer Day Care, Ann Hungerford, Midwest Youth Services, and Annette Huddleston, Hobby Horse House.

 left to right: Jim Herget - Board Member Jacksonville Children's Foundation, Jessi Brown - Lincoln Elementary School, Viki Palomo - Big Brother/Big Sister of West Central IL, Cindy Boehkle - Jacksonville Public Library, Beth Asama - Virginia Elementary School, Ann Burries - House of Worship, Gigi Patterson - Board Member Jacksonville Children's Foundation, and Diane Ryals - Board Members Jacksonville Children's Foundation

left to right: Jim Herget - Board Member Jacksonville Children's Foundation, Jessi Brown - Lincoln Elementary School, Viki Palomo - Big Brother/Big Sister of West Central IL, Cindy Boehkle - Jacksonville Public Library, Beth Asama - Virginia Elementary School, Ann Burries - House of Worship, Gigi Patterson - Board Member Jacksonville Children's Foundation, and Diane Ryals - Board Members Jacksonville Children's Foundation