2006 Grant Awards

Updated: Sep 19, 2019

A total of $41,383.05 was awarded to 27 Jo Daviess County not-for-profit organizations:


Jo Daviess Workshop, Galena

$2,293 – automated external defibrillator


Family T.I.E.S., East Dubuque

$1,000 – early childhood program


Hanover Ambulance

$1,419.49 – intubation training kit


City of Galena

$1,450 – Grant Park beautification


Elizabeth Fire Department

$300 – GPS system


Nativity B.V.M. School, Menominee

$2,362 – school lunch program start up


Galena Art & Recreation Center, Galena

$1,880 – youth fitness and recreation equipment


Hanover Township Park District

$1,184.64 – security video system


Holy Cross Youth Ministry, Stockton

$500 – youth leadership training


Galena-Stauss Hospital & Healthcare Center

$2,100 – Health & Harmony program


East Dubuque Youth Center

$1,000 – operating costs


Apple River Fire Department

$3,000 – air pack replacement


Jo Daviess County Radio Patrol

$1,430 – portable radios/headsets


Knights of Columbus, East Dubuque

$3,000 – emergency assistance fund


Warren Fire Department

$397 - extrication equipment


Galena Band Program

$1,000 – instruments for low income students


Village of Hanover

$1,500 – renovation of playground


Elizabeth Community Ambulance

$3,000 – cardiac monitor and defibrillator


C.H.O.I.C.E.S. for Family Peace & Justice, Galena

$1,300 – emergency food and shelter


Menominee-Dunleith Fire Department

$1,150 – gas monitor


Wesley United Methodist Church, East Dubuque

$1,500 – youth leadership camp


Galena Fire Department

$2,114.93 – rescue and cut-off saw


Hanover Township Library

$1,000 – nonfiction materials


East Dubuque Police Department

$561.99 – underwater camera


Juvenile Justice Commission, Galena

$750 – mock crash and trial


Hospice of Northwest Illinois, Stockton

$2,200 – grief counseling for children


Galena Police Department

$1,990 – defibrillators


The funds for these grants were made available from the proceeds of the 2005 Galena Country Fair event. None of the money from the profit of the fair was used toward administrative support of this group, it is strictly a volunteer organization.


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