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Grant deadline Feb. 21 for Community Foundation

Updated: February 19, 2013 3:07PM

WAUKEGAN — The Lake County Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for 2013.

The Foundation follows an annual process where eligible nonprofits may apply for funding. The project screening form submission deadline is Feb. 21 at 11:59 p.m.

Since 2003, The Lake County Community Foundation, an affiliate of The Chicago Community Trust, has partnered with donors to help the most vulnerable people across the county. For a decade, the Foundation has contributed more than $2 million to county nonprofit organizations that support basic human needs, community development, education and health.

Officials said the Foundation’s grant making is a highly competitive process. For more details and information about eligibility, visit

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