ROCKFORD (WREX) — A number of non-profits obtain hundreds of dollars from Northwest Financial institution.
The cash goes to locations hit hardest by COVID-19. Northwest Financial institution granted the cash to the Household Peace Middle, Rockford Space Habitat for Humanity, Carpenter’s Place and YWCA Northwestern Illinois. In all, they acquired $21,000. YWCA Northwestern Illinois CEO Kris Machajewski says the group needed to cancel a number of fundraisers this yr. So getting the cash obtained was essential.
“Northwest Financial institution has been so beneficiant to the YWCA and we have been simply completely so grateful for this,” mentioned Machajewski. “And it actually goes to make a big impact on our means to proceed to tackle new tasks like distributing COVID-19 funds to the neighborhood.”
The grant Northwest Financial institution obtained got here from the Federal House Mortgage Financial institution of Chicago. Right here is how a lot cash every non-profit obtained:
- Rockford Space Habitat for Humanity – $5,000.
- Carpenter’s Place – $5,000.
- Household Peace Middle – $6,000.
- YWCA Northwestern Illinois – $5,000.