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Morris Youth Football receives $1,000 CFGC grant

Grant is part of foundations 20th anniversary celebration

Community Foundation of Grundy County Program Director Devan Gagliardo presents a $1,000 grant to Kevin Goff to benefit Morris Youth Tackle Football.
Community Foundation of Grundy County Program Director Devan Gagliardo presents a $1,000 grant to Kevin Goff to benefit Morris Youth Tackle Football.

Morris Youth Tackle Football has been chosen as a recipient of a $1,000 grant celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Community Foundation of Grundy County.

They were nominated toreceive a grant in honor of volunteer Kevin Goff.

According to the nominator, Kevin has put alarge amount of time and energy into the football association to bring the program where it is today.

If you would like to donate to Morris Youth Tackle Football Association, checks can be sent to PO Box 151 Morris, IL  60450.

For more information on this organization visittheir website morrischiefs.org.

As a part of the Community Foundation’s 20th Anniversary year, 20 $1,000 grants will be awarded to nonprofits serving Grundy County as nominated by the community. The Community Foundation welcomes nominations from anyone in the community who wants to celebrate and honor the work of a friend, neighbor, relative, orcolleague. 

Nominations can also be for a nonprofit in general whose workis impacting the quality of life in Grundy County.

Nominationforms are online at cfgrundycounty.com or available for pick up at 520 W.Illinois Avenue in Morris. Please call 815-941-0852 if you have questions.

Nominations are accepted at any time and grants will be awarded throughout 2019.

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