Grant applications will be available on November 6 for the 2015
City of Elgin Riverboat Grant program and the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG).
The Riverboat Grant was established to assist and support
the operating costs of local social service agencies offering programs and
projects that support the strategic goals of the City Council and benefit the
Elgin community. The grant program is open to all 501(c)3 Not for Profit
organizations that provide services to residents of Elgin.
An informational meeting regarding both the Riverboat Grant
and the CDBG Grant applications is scheduled for November 6, 2014
at 10:00 a.m. in the Heritage Ballroom at The Centre of Elgin, 100 Symphony Way. Final applications are due on Wednesday,
December 17, 2014, at 6:00 p.m.
Riverboat Grant awards are subject to availability of funds
from Riverboat proceeds. City Council will determine the funding level for 2015
as part of the budget process.