2014 Grant Awards

Updated: Sep 19, 2019

A total of $50,219.11 was awarded to 32 Jo Daviess County not-for-profit organizations:


Galena Elk's Lodge

$3,000 - Christmas food basket program


Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Office

$2,334 - portable radio replacement


Stockton Library

$1,500 - children's programming and audio books


Apple River Fire Department

$1,260 - firefighter glove replacement


Caring Neighbors Outreach Food Pantry, Warren

$2,000 - milk and food for families


East Dubuque Fire Department

$2,203.60 - CPR dummies for each age group training


Galena Community Garden

$300 - seeds, plants and plant food


FHN Family Counseling, Freeport

$1,250 - Big Brothers/Big Sisters activities for Jo Daviess County


Stockton Ambulance Service

$2,825.25 - EZ-IO power drivers


Church of St. Mary, Elizabeth

$2,000 - emergency assistance program


Hanover Ambulance

$820.26 - airway management and treatment improvement program


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

$1,000 - car seats and Spanish bilingual books


Galena Fire Department

$1,000 - safety equipment


Kreider Services, Jo Daviess County

$2,716 - Apple iPad Airs for education and communication program


Tyler's Justice Center for Children, Stockton

$2,500 - forensic equipment


United Churches of Galena Food Pantry

$3,500 - children's backpack project


East Dubuque Police Department

$1,000 - computer replacements


Galena Area Emergency Medical Services

$2,100 - hand held radio expansion projects


Midwest Health & Fitness

$300 - Kids on the Move youth summer camp


Warren Police Department

$1,170 - Operation Social Media


St. Michael Catholic Church, Galena

$1,000 - community outreach for needy individuals


Mutual Aid Box Alarm System, East Dubuque

$750 - calibration test-fit test machine


Stockton Fire Department

$1,275 - roadside safety equipment


The Workshop, Galena

$300 - Wii games for physical experience and intellectual stimulation


United Way of Northwest Illinois

$500 - kits for children in Jo Daviess County


Warren Area Ambulance

$1,170 - pager purchasing and replacement


St. Mary Catholic Church, Galena

$1,000 - community outreach program for needy individuals


Village of Stockton

$1,000 - Stockton Police Youth Club program


Riverview Center, Galena

$2,000 - violence prevention education program

$1,000 - domestic violence 24-hour emergency services and support


Warren Fire Department

$1,445 - nozzle and lights upgrade for old fire vehicles


Jo Daviess County Juvenile Justice Council

$2,000 - "Save a Life" tour


Senior Resource Center, Galena

$2,000 - direct assistance to senior citizens


The funds for these grants were made available from the proceeds of the 2013 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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