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Grant From DCCF & Resource Bank

Village of Waterman Grant

On Tuesday, April 9, 2019, the Village of Waterman received a grant from the DeKalb County Community Foundation for economic development. The purpose of the Community Economic Development Grant Program is to provide financial support for economic planning and implement projects that support local economic growth. The Village of Waterman also received a donation from Resource Bank for planning and implementing economic development.  The Village of Waterman thanks both DCCF and Resource Bank.

Waterman Community Chest

Waterman Community Chest receives $2,000 Monsanto Fund grant for to assist with Annual Fund Drive 

Waterman, Illinois – July 16, 2018– Employees from Waterman Monsanto Corn Production recommended Waterman Community Chest to receive a $2,000 grant from the Monsanto Fund. Funds from the grant will be used to benefit organizations that provide services that benefit the citizens and Waterman community. The Waterman Community Chest previously received a Monsanto Fund grant in 2017 to assist with the 2016-2017 Annual Fund Drive.  The Waterman Community Chest supports non-profit organizations and groups that provide services for the people in and around the Waterman area.  It is a 501(c)3 qualified tax-exempt charitable organization. 

“We’re fortunate to have a group like the Waterman Community Chest working in our community” said Troy Dukes, Site Lead at the Waterman Seed Production site. “We’re proud to partner with them and support the great work they do in our community with this Monsanto Fund grant.” 

 

This year, the Monsanto Fund awarded more than $1.4 million to nonprofit organizations in rural communities to help address essential needs in Food & Nutrition, STEM Education, and Community Development. Nonprofit organizations across the U.S. have received more than $7.5 million through this program over the last five years.  

 

About Monsanto Fund 

The Monsanto Fund, the philanthropic arm of the Monsanto Company, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening the communities where farmers and Monsanto Company employees live and work. Visit the Monsanto Fund at www.monsantofund.org 

 

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Waterman Community Chest – Thank You

 Waterman Community Chest

501©3 Corporation

 

 THANK YOU

 

The Waterman Community Chest would like to thank the community for all the generous donations, which make this program possible!  

The recipients of the donations were:

Ben Gordon Center
CASA Youth Advocacy
DeKalb County Nursing Home Activity Fund
Family Service Agency
Hope Haven
Indian Creek Education Foundation
Indian Creek Recreation    
Lion’s Club
Muingan Park
Northwestern Medicine Hospice
NICE Center
Open Door Rehab Center
Open Hands Preschool
Opportunity House
Safe Passage
UMPEC
Voluntary Action Center
Waterman Area Heritage Society
Waterman Summer Recreation
Youth organizations (scouts, 4H, etc)
 

The Waterman Community Chest have funds set aside for local youth organizations such as scouts and 4H.

If your youth organization is interested, please print the form attached and mail it for consideration to:

Waterman Community Chest

P.O. Box 311

Waterman, IL 60556