2016 Grant Awards

A total of $57,481.93 was awarded to 34 Jo Daviess County not-for-profit organizations:


St. Michael Catholic Church, Galena

$1,500 - assist Destitute Individuals program


St. Mary Catholic Church, Galena

$1,500 - assist the Destitute Individuals program


Warren Police Department

$800 - computer software upgrade


Midwest Health and Fitness Center, Galena

$300 - Kids on the Move program


Knights of Columbus, East Dubuque

$3,000 - emergency assistance


Stockton Community CPR

$2,591 - CPR supplies


Menominee Athletic Club/Village of Menominee

$600 - defibrillator battery and pads update


Hanover Ambulance

$2,629.92 - three portable radios


Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Mounted Patrol

$1,000 - safety equipment update


Warren Township Public Library

$1,851.20 - Lego Club program startup


FHN Family Counseling Center, Galena

$2,500 - Big Brothers Big Sisters program


Galena Primary School Music Department

$350 - ukuleles


St. Mary Church, Elizabeth

$800 - emergency assistance


East Dubuque Fire Department

$2,000 - stair chair


Highland Community College Servant Leadership, Stockton

$3,000 - Stockton Nutritional Outreach Works


Mutual Aid Box Alarm System, East Dubuque

$750 - self-contained breathing apparatus calibration machine


Jo Daviess County WIC program, Galena

$1,000 - safety seats for children


Riverview Center, Galena

$2,000 - client basic needs assistance


Warren Fire Department

$850 - vehicular accident equipment purchase


East Dubuque Police Department

$1,000 - portable radio replacement


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

$1,000 - hearing/vision screening program


Galena Elk's Lodge

$1,000 - Christmas Food Basket Program


Kreider Services, Jo Daviess County

$1,700 - specialized dining room chairs, wheelchairs and Xbox system


Stockton Ambulance

$1,354 - Veinlite LED


The Workshop, Galena

$3,000 - an air compressor to do industrial contracts


United Churches of Galena Food Pantry

$2,000 - children’s backpack project


Warren United Methodist Church

$1,000 - emergency assistance


Galena Fire Department

$1,000 - projector/accessories for the training center


Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Office

$1,905.81 - radar equipment


Caring Neighbors Food Pantry, Warren

$1,600 - milk and food


Galena High School Band

$1,000 - equipment trailer for high school band


Warren Youth Sports

$900 - summer ball equipment replacement


Galena Police Department

$1,000 - solar powered speed signs


Stockton Fire Department

$9,000 - Res Q Jack purchase


The funds for these grants were made available from the proceeds of the 2015 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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