Total Assets: $14,240,612
Total Giving: $756,462
The following grants were reported in 2008:
$110,000 to Rock Island Milan Schools, Rock Island, IL. For Multi-grant request, payable over 1 year.
$75,000 to Quad City Botanical Center, Rock Island, IL. For Operating Funds, payable over 1 year.
$52,314 to Quad City Botanical Center, Rock Island, IL. For Debt reduction/operating support, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Rock Island Economic Growth Corporation, Rock Island, IL. For 2008 Green bush grant, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Rock Island Economic Growth Corporation, Rock Island, IL. For Two million capital campaign, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Community Health Care, Davenport, IA. For RI clinic expansion/renovation, payable over 1 year.
Giving limited to Scott County, IA, and Rock Island County, IL.
No support for religious purposes (except for non-sectarian, community serving programs of religious organizations)
No grants to individuals, or for endowment funds.
Giving primarily for social services, including child welfare and the homeless.
Type of Grantmaker: Independent foundation
Established in 1965 in IL.
Phone: (309) 788-2300
Email: [email protected]
1800 3rd Ave., Ste. 302
Rock Island, IL 61201-9019
Application form available on foundation Web site. Application form required. Applicants should submit the following:
Signature and title of chief executive officer
Name, address and phone number of organization
Copy of IRS Determination Letter
Brief history of organization and description of its mission
Copy of most recent annual report/audited financial statement/990
Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested
Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
Listing of additional sources and amount of support
Initial approach: Letter or telephone
Copies of proposal: 1
Deadline(s): May 1
Final notification: Sept. 1
Doris D. Day
Victor B. Day
Officers and Directors:
Samuel M. Gilman, President
Charles Wilson, Vice President
William R. Stengel, Jr., Secretary-Treasurer
Alan L. Egly, Executive Director