Press Releases

Community Grants Program Now Open (7/30/19)

Community Foundation Announces Two Grant Opportunities (7/1/19)

Junior League Awards Six Capacity Building Grants (6/11/19)

More than $175,000 Awarded in Scholarships; Including Student of the Year

King's Daughters Organization Fund Awards $180,000 to Programs Serving Senior Citizens (5/13/19)

Women for Women Announces Two Grants (5/2/19)

Junior League of Springfield Capacity Building Grants Available (4/1/19)

Scholarship Opportunities Now Available (1/4/19)

Community Foundation Announces Three Grant Opportunities (1/2/19)

Young Philanthropists Announce $10,000 Grant (12/13/18)

Community Foundation Welcomes New Office Manager (9/24/18)

Innovate Springfield joins UIS's Center for State Policy and Leadership (8/21/18)

Community Grants Program Now Open (7/30/18)

Community Foundation Announces Two Grant Opportunities (7/3/18)

Junior League of Springfield Awards Six Capacity-Building Grants (6/13/18)

More Than $165,000 in Scholarships, Including Student of the Year, Announced (5/29/18)

King's Daughters Organization Awards $200,000 to Programs Serving Seniors (5/15/18)

Women for Women Breaks Giving Record (5/4/18)

Training and Professional Development Grants Available Now (4/2/18)

Community Foundation Welcomes Three New Board Members (2/21/18)

Scholarship Funding Available to Students in Sangamon and Surrounding Counties (1/5/18)

Community Foundation Announces Two Grant Opportunities (1/2/18)

Young Philanthropists Announces 2017 Grant Recipient (12/7/17)

Don W. Casper Memorial Scholarship Announced (10/6/17)

Grant Funds Available for Childhood Development and Education Programs (10/2/17)

Junior League of Springfield Capacity Building Fund Awards Four Grants (9/22/17)

Vachel Lindsay Association awarded CFLL Historic Preservation Fund grant (9/12/17)

Community Foundation Welcomes Programs and Marketing Associate (9/7/17)

Community Grants Open Now Through September 1 (8/1/17)

Community Foundation Announces New Grant Opportunities (6/7/17)

Community Foundation Announces Student of the Year; Awards More than $130,000 in Scholarships(5/17/17)

King's Daughters Organization Fund Awards $190,000 in Grants (5/15/17)

Women for Women Awards $40,000 in Local Grants (5/5/2017)

Scholarship Funding Available to Students in Sangamon and Surrounding Counties (1/5/17) 

Community Foundation Announces Two Grant Opportunities (1/4/17)

Training and Professional Development Grants Available (6/1/16)

Community Foundation Announces Student of the Year; Awards More than $119,000 in Scholarships (5/16/16)

King's Daughters Organization Fund Awards $135,000 in Grants (5/9/16)

Women for Women Awards Four Grants (4/21/16)

Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Members (2/16/16)

Innovate Springfield Hires Executive Director (1/26/16)

Grant Funds Available for Programs Serving Women and Girls (1/8/16)

Funding Available Now for Senior Citizen Programs and Scholarships (1/5/16)

Young Philanthropists Announces $10,000 Grant (12/11/15)

Local Group Issues Report on Improving Educational Outcomes for Less Advantaged Children (10/14/15)

Grant Funds Available for Children and Youth Program (10/1/15)

Community Grants Program open now through September 1 (8/5/15)

Community Foundation welcomes new Office Manager (8/5/15)

Community Foundation announces two grant opportunities (7/2/15)

Community Foundation announces Student of the Year; awards $116,000 in Scholarships (5/20/15)

King's Daughters Organization Fund awards $125,000 in grants (5/11/15)

Women for Women Awards Three Grants (4/30/15)

Community Foundation's Assets Climb to Record $20 million (12/17/14)

Young Philanthropists Announces $8,000 Grant (12/5/14)

New fund established for Lincoln's New Salem Village (10/10/14)

Future Fund accepting grant applications now through Nov. 3 (10/1/14)

Edwards Place receives grant to reproduce historic wallpaper (9/4/14)

Three new grant opportunities (8/1/14)

Grant funds available to nonprofits for Historic Preservation (7/1/14)

Community Foundation welcomes new Director of Accounting & Finance  (6/27/14)

Community Foundation awards more than $97,000 in Scholarships (6/11/14)

King's Daughters Organization Fund Awards $120,000 in Grants (5/12/14)

Women for Women Awards Largest Grant Amount to Date (4/10/14)

Training and Professional Development Grants Available (2/3/14)

Community Foundation Welcomes Two New Board Members (1/31/14)

Funding Available for Scholarships, Seniors Issues and Women and Girls' Programs (1/1/14)

Young Philanthropists Award 2013 Grant (12/5/13)

Annual Community Foundation Week celebrated November 12-18, 2013 (11/6/13)

Three grant opportunities
 available until September 3, 2013. (8/1/13)

Sangamon County Citizen Survey measures local quality of life issues. (6/28/13)

The Community Foundation awards $85,000 in scholarships to local students. (6/12/13) 

The King's Daughters Organization Fund awards $115,000 in grants to 16 local nonprofit organizations that serve senior citizens. (5/13/13) 

The Community Foundation celebrated its tenth year of giving by awarding $1,000 to ten local charities. (11/13/12)

Three new board members welcomed by Community Foundation (5/30/12)

Young Philanthropists award $6,000 (12/2/11)

2011 Scholarships Awarded (6/23/11)

KDO Fund awards $105,000 in grants (5/9/11)

Name Change for Community Foundationa milestone event reflecting continued growth and service beyond Sangamon County (4/15/11)

Young Philanthropists Award $5,000 (12/2/2010)

Women for Women double grant making (9/22/2010)

2010 Scholarship Recipients (6/17/2010)

Historic Preservation Fund established (5/21/2010)

Continuum of Learning Roundtable (5/13/2010)

King’s Daughters Organization Fund awards $100,000 (5/10/2010)

Access to Recreation Program receives national award (3/15/2010)

Continuum of Learning launches pilot program (2/18/2010)

Community Foundation awards $38,000 to local charities (2/16/2010)

Young Philanthropists announce new grant (12/10/2009)

SCCF receives $2 million grant (11/17/2009)
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