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Big news πŸ—žοΈ

LCCF and Allies 4 Community Business are teaming up to host a cohort of 4 small businesses owned by people of color in Waukegan’s 60085 area code.

Business owners commit to a 9-month cohort, receive a business coach and are granted $30,000.

See if you are eligible for the program here:

https://lakecountycf.org/small-business-growth-ini…

Application is due 2/20❗️
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Big news  πŸ—žοΈ 

LCCF and Allies 4 Community Business are teaming up to host a cohort of 4 small businesses owned by people of color in Waukegan’s 60085 area code. 

Business owners commit to a 9-month cohort, receive a business coach and are granted $30,000. 

See if you are eligible for the program here:

https://www.lakecountycf.org/small-business-growth-initiative-for-applicants/

Application is due 2/20❗️

πŸŽ† LCCF's Top 22 of 2022!! πŸŽ†

We have so much to be thankful for and to celebrate this past year: from new partnerships and programs, to increased grant making and grassroots initiatives to support our community.

Check out our latest newsletter for our top 22 highlights of 2022! πŸ˜„

https://mailchi.mp/lakecountycf/…

#lovewhereyoulive #commUNITY #lakecountyil
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πŸŽ† LCCFs Top 22 of 2022!! πŸŽ†

We have so much to be thankful for and to celebrate this past year: from new partnerships and programs, to increased grant making and grassroots initiatives to support our community. 

Check out our latest newsletter for our top 22 highlights of 2022! πŸ˜„

https://mailchi.mp/lakecountycf/lccf_eblast_top_22_2022

#lovewhereyoulive #commUNITY #lakecountyil

It's #GivingTuesday2022, and we encourage you to #givewhereyoulive! 🏘 Consider making a gift to any of our 2022 grant recipients below who are doing incredible work in our Lake County community πŸ’™

A Safe Place/Lake County Crisis Center
AAUW Preschool
The Allendale Association
Antioch Area Healthcare Accessibility Alliance-AAHAA
Art Impact Project
Ascend Justice
Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Boys & Girls Club of Lake County, IL
CASA Lake County
The Center for Enriched Living
Chicago Workers' Collaborative
ConnectWaukegan
Curt's Cafe
Direct Giving Lab
Elder Care
Equal Hope
Equestrian Connection
Faith in Place
Family Service of Lake County
Farmworker and Landscaper Advocacy Project - FLAP
Fat Cat Rescue
Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois
GiveNKind
Grow Your Own Teachers Illinois
Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL
HACES
Josselyn
Keeping Families Covered FKA Twice As Nice Mother & Child
Kids Above All- Lake County
Kohl Children's Museum
Hanul Family Alliance ν•œμšΈμ’…ν•©λ³΅μ§€κ΄€Korean American Senior Center
Lgbtq+ Center Lake County
Most Blessed Trinity Parish
Mothers Trust Foundation
Nicasa Behavioral Health Services
North Suburban Legal Aid
Volunteer Center Not-For-Profit Resources
Preservation Foundation of the Lake County Forest Preserves
Reach Rescue Inc
Reading Power Inc
Roberti Community House
Transform Capital
Wauconda Fire District
Waukegan to College (W2C)
Willow House
Youth and Family Counseling
Zion-Benton Children's Service

#LoveWhereYouLive #commUNITY #lakecountyil
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Its #GivingTuesday2022, and we encourage you to #givewhereyoulive! 🏘 Consider making a gift to any of our 2022 grant recipients below who are doing incredible work in our Lake County community πŸ’™

A Safe Place/Lake County Crisis Center
AAUW Preschool
The Allendale Association
Antioch Area Healthcare Accessibility Alliance-AAHAA
Art Impact Project
Ascend Justice
Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Boys & Girls Club of Lake County, IL
CASA Lake County
The Center for Enriched Living
Chicago Workers Collaborative
ConnectWaukegan
Curts Cafe
Direct Giving Lab
Elder Care
Equal Hope
Equestrian Connection
Faith in Place
Family Service of Lake County
Farmworker and Landscaper Advocacy Project - FLAP
Fat Cat Rescue
Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois
GiveNKind
Grow Your Own Teachers Illinois
Habitat for Humanity Lake County, IL
HACES
Josselyn
Keeping Families Covered FKA Twice As Nice Mother & Child
Kids Above All- Lake County
Kohl Childrens Museum
Hanul Family Alliance ν•œμšΈμ’…ν•©λ³΅μ§€κ΄€Korean American Senior Center
Lgbtq+ Center Lake County
Most Blessed Trinity Parish
Mothers Trust Foundation
Nicasa Behavioral Health Services
North Suburban Legal Aid
Volunteer Center Not-For-Profit Resources
Preservation Foundation of the Lake County Forest Preserves
Reach Rescue Inc
Reading Power Inc
Roberti Community House
Transform Capital
Wauconda Fire District
Waukegan to College (W2C)
Willow House
Youth and Family Counseling
Zion-Benton Childrens Service

#LoveWhereYouLive #commUNITY #lakecountyil

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Thank you for your continued support and partnership!

Thanks for all that you do for LC!

Thank you for your support and for the shout out!

Thank you from all of us at ZBCS!

Thank you so much from all of us at Waukegan to College!

Thank you on behalf of Fat Cat Rescue, Inc.!

Thank you so much for your support and for the shout out!

Thank you LCCF!

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We are so incredibly proud to partner with Old National Bank, who generously donated $25,000 in support of our Small Business Growth Initiative! πŸ’™

Our 2023 SBGI program will focus on collaboratively supporting small businesses owned by people of color in zip code 60085. We are so grateful to have supporters joining us as we collectively invest in communities that have long been discounted by larger systems 🏘

As part of Old National Bank's commitment to charitable giving, the Old National Bank Foundation makes contributions to nonprofit organizations to fund large scope and large impact programs and/or projects that improve the quality of life in areas of Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Thank you for your generous support, Old National Bank!! ✨

Learn more about the SBGI program here: https://lakecountycf.org/small-business-growth-ini…

#commUNITY #lovewhereyoulive #lakecountyil
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We are so incredibly proud to partner with Old National Bank, who generously donated $25,000 in support of our Small Business Growth Initiative! πŸ’™

Our 2023 SBGI program will focus on collaboratively supporting small businesses owned by people of color in zip code 60085. We are so grateful to have supporters joining us as we collectively invest in communities that have long been discounted by larger systems 🏘

As part of Old National Banks commitment to charitable giving, the Old National Bank Foundation makes contributions to nonprofit organizations to fund large scope and large impact programs and/or projects that improve the quality of life in areas of Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Thank you for your generous support, Old National Bank!! ✨

Learn more about the SBGI program here: https://www.lakecountycf.org/small-business-growth-initiative/

#commUNITY #lovewhereyoulive #lakecountyil

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Congratulations!

Today is #NationalPhilanthropyDay!! πŸ’™ On this day each year, we recognize and celebrate the meaningful contributions that philanthropists and volunteers have made in our communities to create lasting social change. Today & every day, we recognize the importance of working together for the common good 🏘

Consider volunteering, donating to a charity of your choice or raising awareness on social media to celebrate #NationalPhilanthropyDay2022!

#lovewhereyoulive #lakecountyil #commUNITY
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Today is #NationalPhilanthropyDay!! πŸ’™ On this day each year, we recognize and celebrate the meaningful contributions that philanthropists and volunteers have made in our communities to create lasting social change. Today & every day, we recognize the importance of working together for the common good 🏘

Consider volunteering, donating to a charity of your choice or raising awareness on social media to celebrate #NationalPhilanthropyDay2022! 

#lovewhereyoulive #lakecountyil #commUNITY

🚨🚨🚨 Feel-good story this week in the Daily Herald!! πŸ“°

Lake Forest High School senior and lacrosse player, Jack Carrabine, recently secured a record-breaking number of ground balls to raise over $10,000 for the 4 Jack Adams Memorial Fund held at LCCF, honoring the former LFHS student and lacrosse player who originally wore #4 πŸ’™

The donor advised fund, established by Jack Adam's parents in 2019, is used each year to pool community dollars and then grant them to causes Jack Adams was passionate about ❀️ The proceeds from the ground ball fundraiser will be donated to the Lake Forest Lacrosse Association Learn 2 Lax 4 Jack program, which introduces kindergarteners and first graders to the game of lacrosse at little to no cost.

"I hope the Adams feel that everything they've done for the community in memory of Jack Adams is being carried on," Jack Carrabine said.

"They started something that is really great for the community here. Now so many new kids can access and enjoy the sport, all because of the help of Jack Adams and the Adams family."

Read the full story here!! ⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️
https://dailyherald.com/submitted/20221021/…

#commUNITY #lakecountyil #lovewhereyoulive
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🚨🚨🚨 Feel-good story this week in the Daily Herald!! πŸ“° 

Lake Forest High School senior and lacrosse player, Jack Carrabine, recently secured a record-breaking number of ground balls to raise over $10,000 for the 4 Jack Adams Memorial Fund held at LCCF, honoring the former LFHS student and lacrosse player who originally wore #4 πŸ’™

The donor advised fund, established by Jack Adams parents in 2019, is used each year to pool community dollars and then grant them to causes Jack Adams was passionate about ❀️ The proceeds from the ground ball fundraiser will be donated to the Lake Forest Lacrosse Association Learn 2 Lax 4 Jack program, which introduces kindergarteners and first graders to the game of lacrosse at little to no cost.

I hope the Adams feel that everything theyve done for the community in memory of Jack Adams is being carried on, Jack Carrabine said. 

They started something that is really great for the community here. Now so many new kids can access and enjoy the sport, all because of the help of Jack Adams and the Adams family.

Read the full story here!! ⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️
https://www.dailyherald.com/submitted/20221021/lake-forest-high-school-lacrosse-player-raises-over-10000-in-memory-of-jack-adams-former-lfhs-student-lacrosse-player

#commUNITY #lakecountyil #lovewhereyoulive

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Amazing Kristine Hewitt Adams !

Lake County renters who have faced a financial hardship during the COVD-19 pandemic may apply for assistance 🏘

Eligible households may receive up to six months of assistancewith rent. Application window is open until Nov. 15th! πŸ’™
#commUNITY #lovewhereyoulive #lakecountyil
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Lake County renters who have faced a financial hardship during the COVD-19 pandemic may apply for assistance 🏘

Eligible households may receive up to six months of assistancewith rent. Application window is open until Nov. 15th! πŸ’™
#commUNITY #lovewhereyoulive #lakecountyilImage attachment

Do you love your community? πŸ’™ At LCCF, we encourage you to love where you live and GIVE where you live! 🏘

When you join LCCF's monthly giving club, 100% of your dollars go directly back into the community through our grantmaking to support our local Lake County nonprofits.

Join at any of these 3 levels and receive a special thank-you gift from LCCF! πŸ‘€πŸŽ

#lovewhereyoulive #commUNITY #lakecountyil #monthlygiving
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Do you love your community? πŸ’™ At LCCF, we encourage you to love where you live and GIVE where you live! 🏘

When you join LCCFs monthly giving club, 100% of your dollars go directly back into the community through our grantmaking to support our local Lake County nonprofits. 

Join at any of these 3 levels and receive a special thank-you gift from LCCF! πŸ‘€πŸŽhttps://lccfil.fcsuite.com/erp/donate/list
 
#lovewhereyoulive #commUNITY #lakecountyil #monthlygiving
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