Events

Below are some of upcoming events in our community:

  • Illinois Prairie Community Foundation’s Women to Women Giving Circle will host a Community Conversation on Early Intervention from 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at
    the Illinois State University Alumni Center, 1101 N. Main St., Normal. Women to Women is looking to add new voices and foster collaboration within our community to help address this issue. Nonprofit organizations in Central Illinois and others interested in improving the lives of women and girls are invited to attend. The event also introduces Women to Women’s grant focus for 2018 – programs that seek to develop the potential of all girls in our community aged 0-5 and their support networks (family, teachers, caregivers). W2W encourages interested nonprofits to work each other to address a need and submit a grant together. The grant application window will be open from October 1 – 31, 2017. Download invitation (PDF) or invitation (JPEG).
  • IPCF will host its annual Nonprofit Workshop and Celebrating Philanthropy Luncheon on Nov. 15 at Marriott Bloomington-Normal Hotel & Conference Center. The Workshop, from 8 – 11:30 a.m., will focus on Working Together and will provide nonprofit organizations with tips on how to collaborate internally to become a more efficient organization. The Luncheon, from noon – 1 p.m., will recognize local philanthropic giving and will recognize one couple from Central Illinois who exemplify the effort. Cost for the Workshop is $25 per person with two people from the same organization attending for the price of one. Cost for the Luncheon is $40 per person. Online payment option will be live soon.