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Democracy Program Grant Opportunity

Application period for 2020 Democracy Program grants opens September 1.

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Statewide Snapshot of Kindergarten Readiness

New data release from Illinois State Board of Education reflects third consecutive year of increases in kindergarten readiness scores

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Veterans Facing Food Insecurity

Grassroots group of veterans providing 40,000 pounds of food to more than 1,500 families

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Visit Cantigny

Visit Colonel McCormick’s estate to see where it all began.

Cantigny Park

Cantigny Park

Part of the Robert R. McCormick Foundations, Cantigny Park is home to the McCormick House, First Division Museum, formal gardens, picnic grounds, walking trails and a Visitor Center with banquet and dining facilities

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Cantigny Golf

Cantigny Golf

One of the finest golf and hospitality destinations in the Midwest, Cantigny Golf includes 27 scenic holes, the year-round Cantigny Golf Academy, the 9-hole Cantigny Youth Links and a full-service clubhouse with dining and banquet facilities

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