2009 Grants Awarded - $60,000

Organization Grant Awarded Purpose
American Red Cross Capital Area Chapter $16,000 Support the work of the Meals on Wheels program, ensuring the continuation of free and discounted special dietary meals to seniors.
Contact Ministries $16,000 Provide emergency prescriptions to clients over 55 years of age.
Greater All Nations Tabernacle Church of God in Christ $3,000 Fund monthly senior lunch presentations with information, services, or programs that are beneficial to seniors.
Senior Services of Central Illinois $15,000 Provide emergency services for seniors in need, including assistance with food, shelter, utilities, and prescriptions.
The Salvation Army $10,000 Provide prescriptions for seniors due to need and an increase in seniors seeking this assistance.