Your Votes Help EAA Win $2,500 Grant
November 29, 2011 – Thanks to all your online votes, you helped EAA win a $2,500 grant as part of the “25 for 25 Challenge” through the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region! This grant will greatly assist EAA in its community outreach efforts, helping share the spirit of flight with future aviators.
As part of its 25th anniversary celebration, the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region distributed endowments and grants to 25 area nonprofit organizations as part of its “25 for 25 Charity Challenge.” The winners were determined based on the number of votes received during an online voting period that spanned 10 days in October.
In total, $187,500 in endowments and grants were provided by the Community Foundation and five funding partners: Robert and Patricia Endries Family Foundation; Mielke Family Foundation; Lyle and Victoria Reigel; Doug & Carla Salmon Foundation; and Mowry Smith Charitable Fund within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region.
Thank you to the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, its funding partners, and you for voting for EAA!