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gold trees on a solid black background flank the text: February 25, 2023, you are invited to Black Winter: a formal gala in celebration of Black scholarship - Rockford Art Museum, 711 N Main St. Rockford

You are invited to Black Winter

This Black History Month, Rockford is pulling out all the stops and celebrating the legacy and future of Black excellence in scholarship, leadership, and philanthropy at the one-of-a-kind Black Winter gala.

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Picture of a smiling boy and older woman, wearing bright yellow rain coats and smiling at the camera, is at right. A Natural Land Institute logo is in the top right corner of hte picture. At left is the text: $1.7M supporting Good Work in Northern ILlinois, Announcing: 2022 - 2023 CFNIL Community Grants Awards

Community Grants Recipients Announced for 2022 - 2023 cycle

CFNIL has announced the 2022 - 2023 Community Grants Program recipients, with over $1.7M awarded to dozens of organizations across Northern Illinois, in support of programs, projects, and events benefiting the people of our region.

View the full Community Grants report