2017 Grant Awards

Updated: Sep 19, 2019

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


Stockton Fire Department

$1,070 - window removal tool package


St. Michael Catholic Church, Galena

$1,400 - emergency assistance


St. Mary Catholic Church, Galena

$2,000 - emergency assistance


Hanover Township Park District

$2,500 - playground renovation


East Dubuque Fire Department

$3,000 - Rad 57 Pulse CO Oximeter


Stockton Ambulance

$3,000 - Rad 57 Pulse CO Oximeter


Galena Festival of Performing Arts

$1,500 - acoustic curtains


Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Mounted Patrol

$1,000 - personal member safety equipment


Scales Mound School District Library

$1,029.93 - Gaining Steam at Your Library program


Warren Police Department

$2,282 - portable radio replacement


The Workshop, Galena

$1,500 - commercial dishwasher


United Way of Northwest IL, Jo Daviess County

$2,000 - Dolly Parton Imagination Library


Galena Elk's

$1,000 - Christmas food basket program


St. Mary Church, Elizabeth

$1,200 - emergency assistance


Caring Neighbors Food Pantry, Warren

$2,000 - dairy and food assistance


Apple River Fire Department

$1,500 - computer replacements


Senior Resource Center, Hanover

$2,000 - senior citizens direct assistance


Riverview Center, Galena

$1,500 - client basic needs assistance project


Scales Mound Fire Department

$789 - grain rescue auger


Stockton Food Pantry

$2,000 - food assistance


Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Office

$1,905.81 - radar replacement


FHN Family Counseling Center, Jo Daviess County

$500 - Big Brothers/Big Sisters program


Knights of Columbus, East Dubuque

$1,000 - emergency assistance


Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Scales Mound

$800 - youth group project


Jo Daviess County WIC, Galena

$1,000 - car seats for babies


Warren Ambulance

$1,015.84 - power cot battery upgrade


Knights of Columbus, Galena

$800 - coats for kids program


Mutual Aid Box Alarm System, East Dubuque

$800 - self-contained breathing apparatus fit test machine re-calibration


St. Joseph Catholic Church, Apple River

$1,000 - emergency assistance


Stockton Township Public Library

$1,000 - audio/visual collection update


Galena Police Department

$1,000 - monitoring camera


The funds for these grants were made available from the proceeds of the 2016 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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