The Community Foundation for McHenry County Awards 2022 Transformational Grants to Three Charitable Organizations Totaling $206,600

The Community Foundation for McHenry County is celebrating the third year of their Transformational Grant program, which offers grant funding to support groundbreaking programs, provide innovative services and be a source of positive change in McHenry County. “We are so grateful for the generous support of our donors who have made the Transformational Grant program possible. The agencies being awarded …

Presidential Award of Excellence

Congratulations to our board member Stacy Brown. She is the recipient of the Presidential Award of Excellence from the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce. The Presidential Award goes to a chamber member who is actively involved in the Chamber, promotes the goals of the Chamber, and is a great mentor to the membership. Stacy epitomizes this description. She serves on …

McHenry County Sheriff’s Department Social Work Program housed in The Foundation’s Philanthropy Center

The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with local governments to create a police social work program for police departments countywide. The groundbreaking program, developed in cooperation with the Sheriff’s Office, the McHenry County Board, and the McHenry County Mental Health Board, will support police officers with full-time police social workers to help bridge the gap between law enforcement and …