The Barrington Area Community Foundation will hold its annual workshop to explain the grant process for 2016 from 4:00 - 6:00 PM, Tuesday, November 10, 2015 in the Zimmerman Room (Mezzanine level) of the Barrington Library, 505 N. Northwest Highway, Barrington, Illinois 60010. The 2016 grant total is estimated to be $200,000.
Charities are invited to send one or more representatives. Each charity will have an opportunity to explain briefly its mission and accomplishments. Charities are encouraged to bring publicity material for distribution to those present. Details about the grant application process and deadline for proposals will be provided at the workshop.
Please RSVP with the name(s) of those attending to 847-382-8800 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org by November 2, 2015.
The BACF is the only foundation in the Barrington area whose grants are made to address unmet needs generally, not in a specific charitable area. Since the first grants in 2000, the Foundation has given out over $1.3 million to more than 70 charities.