Mobilizing Elgin Through Giving

As we face the impact and the effects, both long and short-term, of the COVID-19 pandemic, the phrase “We’re in this Together” has never meant so much. We believe that generosity has the power to unite and heal our community in good times and bad. A global threat like COVID-19 touches every person on the planet, and it presents an opportunity to come together and show the world what being an Elginite is all about.

Join us in helping our local nonprofits who are looking to you for support and critical donations during this time.

We’re Ready to Help!

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Peer-to-Peer Campaigns Can Boost Your Giving Tuesday Results

Working with FFGE’s Director of Development, I spearheaded a calling event for the staff and board members. During Giving Tuesday, Rieke Office Interiors (ROI) hosted FFGE board members, staff and volunteers for a calling event in the afternoon and early evening. Our primary goal for the calling event was to cultivate and retain past Giving […]

Youth – Building a Foundation

BABY. During this first stage of life it’s all about the milk: breastmilk, formula or a combination of both. Breastmilk and/or formula provides an infant with every nutrient needed for the first 4-6 months of life. Next, begin introduction to solid foods by offering iron-fortified cereals, strained fruits and vegetables and pureed meats. Signs that […]

Giving Tuesday: Way easier and WAY more successful than you think!

Thus far, we’ve sustained Chamber Music on the Fox through local, state, and foundation grants, as well as several annual fundraising drives and events, and it’s always been enough to keep us in the black. Last year, we signed ourselves up for Elgin Gives, even though we didn’t fully understand what it was and honestly […]

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