BJWC awards over $107,000 in grants to 37 organizations to wrap up a successful 2018-2019 fundraising year!
The BJWC Philanthropy Committee welcomed its 2019 Grant Award Recipients for a Reception in their honor on Tuesday, May 7th at the Campus Life Center in downtown Barrington. Organizations with missions supporting victims of domestic abuse, therapies for those with special needs, programming for seniors, as well as scholarships to for arts and athletics for children in need were among the general categories for the grants. The recipients each gave a short overview of their organizations and the specific project our grant would fund. In total, over $107,000 was distributed to many appreciative organizations.
Congratulations to our recipients and to you, our members, whose hard work throughout the year allows us to touch the lives of many. A huge thanks to Julie Joyce and Amanda Manczak for planning and organizing this event!
2019 Grants Timeline and Application Process
JANUARY 31- Application posted
APRIL 1 - Grant Deadline
APRIL 20 - Recipients notified
MAY 7, 10 AM - Grant Reception