The Daily Northwestern

Evanston Community Foundation announces one-year rolling grants

Jake Holland, Copy Chief

May 1, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

The Evanston Community Foundation will now accept applications for rolling grants, open to groups that provide services to local residents, the organization announced in a Monday news release. The grants are available to Evanston...

Evanston Community Foundation to award largest amount of grants with help from Dance Marathon

Tori Latham, City Editor

May 20, 2015

Filed under City, Latest Stories

The Evanston Community Foundation will dole out this week the largest amount of grants it has ever given, with much of the money coming from its regular partnership with Dance Marathon, the organization announced Monday. The...

Evanston Community Foundation, DonorPath create fundraising project for Evanston nonprofits

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

April 14, 2015

Filed under City, Local

The Evanston Community Foundation, in collaboration with fundraising consulting group DonorPath, will offer a program designed to help nonprofits grow their resources, the foundation announced Friday. The Fundraising Readiness...

Grandmother Park Initiative nears fundraising goal to create west Evanston tot lot

Manuel Rapada, Assistant City Editor

October 12, 2012

Filed under City, Local

On a summer walk in 2009, west Evanston resident Gay Riseborough and her neighbor Mary Trujillo talked about how there seemed to be no safe place for their then-4-year-old grandsons to play. Washington Elementary School is nearb...