2012 Grant Awards

Updated: Sep 25, 2019

A total of $46,413.00 was awarded to 31 Jo Daviess County not-for-profit organizations:


East Dubuque Police Department

$1,000 - update vehicles


St. Mary and St. Michael churches, Galena

$2,000 - needy family assistance


Stockton Library

$1,700 - eBook access


Galena Area Emergency Medical Service

$1,000 - radio project


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

$500 - birth to three program


Apple River Fire Department

$1,000 - flashlights


Galena Community Garden

$150 - garden supplies


Stockton Police Department

$1,000 - update communication equipment


Galena Juvenile Justice Commission

$1,600 - character building program


Elizabeth Ambulance

$980 - radio replacement


St. Ann Church, Warren

$1,500 - needy family program


East Dubuque Library

$1,360 - teen and pre-teen events


Stockton Fire Department

$1,000 - pager/radios


Caring Neighbors Food Pantry, Warren

$2,000 - food purchases


Kreider Services, Jo Daviess County

$1,600 - wheelchairs


Galena Police Department

$1,000 - high fidelity microphones


St. Mary Church, Elizabeth

$2,000 - needy family assistance


Hanover Ambulance

$3,625 - radios


Midwest Health and Fitness, Galena

$600 - Kids on the Move summer camp


East Dubuque Fire Department

$1,000 - life jackets


St. Michael Church, Galena

$1,000 - ESL program


United Churches Food Pantry, Galena

$3,500 - milk and backpack program


Hanover Library

$1,700 - eBooks and audio books


Apple River Police Department

$1,000 - radios


The Workshop, Galena

$1,098 - continuing education


Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Office

$1,000 - portable radio replacement


St. Joseph Church, Apple River

$1,500 - needy family program


Stockton Ambulance

$1,000 - pager, radios and cots


Galena Elk's Lodge

$3,000 - Christmas food baskets


Riverview Center, Galena

$3,000 -prevention education program and probation skill building


City of East Dubuque

$2,000 - emergency notification system


The funds for these grants were made available from the proceeds of the 2011 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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