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Local funders have come together to establish the Fox Valley Grantmakers COVID-19 Response Fund at the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley to support nonprofits in the greater Fox Valley.
The Aurora Women’s Empowerment Foundation, Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley, Dunham Fund, Fox Valley United Way and the INC Board have seeded this fund with $280,000.
"I am thrilled that these five area grantmakers can come together with combined funds to better support struggling nonprofits during this extremely difficult time," Community Foundation President and CEO Julie Christman said in a statement. "I am especially pleased that Fox Valley United Way’s Fox Valley Coronavirus Relief Fund will be added to the Fox Valley Grantmakers COVID-19 Response Fund.”
To donate, go to the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley's website at communityfoundationfrv.org.