Communities We Serve: Edwardsville • Glen Carbon • Hamel • Worden • Dorsey • Moro • and Surrounding Areas
EDWARDSVILLE – The Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) was pleased to present three local nonprofits with donations this week, thanks to the Crawl for a Cause Fundraising Event. Main Street Community Center, Partners for Pets and Got Your Six, all received donations, totaling $5,800.
The Edwardsville Community Foundation, ECF, was established in 1997 by a group of local business and community leaders. They founded the ECF to create an organization where people could donate money that would directly impact the quality of life in the local communities.
Why contribute to ECF? You want your charitable contributions to support local charities and concerns. You want to take a positive role in the future of your community. There are many ways to give.
The Foundation was established to provide as many persons as possible the opportunity to make a positive contribution to the future of the Edwardsville area and the quality of life to be enjoyed by all. We are also dedicated to offering many scholarship opportunities to students annually.
Calling all community nonprofits! Do you have a project or community goal you are trying to achieve, and are in need of support? The Edwardsville Community Foundation has extended its deadline for grant applications to October 15th. ECF awards grants to local non profits who are trying to make a positive change in our community. Grants are awarded in areas such as community development, the arts, education, conservation and many other charitable efforts!
To learn more or apply, CLICK HERE!
GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED!