Emergency Response Fund Grants to Macon County Nonprofit Organizations

As of July 1, 2021


$65,000 (split into two grants)

Utility/financial/medical assistance for individuals and domestic violence support/operations

Decatur Township

$51,000 (split into three grants)

Utility/financial assistance for individuals

DPS District 61


Equity tech for children

Decatur Family YMCA

$28,300 (split into four grants)

Emergency childcare/vulnerable populations/children

Webster Cantrell Hall Youth Advocacy

$25,664 (split into two grants)

Vulnerable populations/children/tech support


$25,250 (split into three grants)

Vulnerable populations and tech support

Heritage Behavioral Health

$22,600 (split into two grants)

Vulnerable populations

Boys & Girls Club of Decatur

$21,262.59 (split into four grants)

Vulnerable populations/children

Northeast Community Fund

$16,398 (split into five grants)

Food pantry/vulnerable populations

Water Street Mission


Vulnerable populations

Richland Community College Foundation

$13,500 (split into four grants)

Food pantry support/student assistance

Children’s Museum of Illinois

$12,500 (split into four grants)

Emergency operations

Big Brothers/Big Sisters


Vulnerable populations/children

Careage House


Emergency housing

Baby Talk

$5,750 (split into two grants)

Vulnerable populations/children


$5,750 (split into two grants)

Vulnerable populations/children

Girl Scouts of Central Illinois


Emergency Operations/food pantry support

God’s Shelter of Love


Vulnerable populations/operations

The Interchurch Council of Blue Mound

$5,000 (split into two grants)

Food pantry support

Macon County Legacy


Nonprofit support

United Way of Decatur & Mid-Illinois


Community engagement



Community engagement/food support

Reasonable Service


Food pantry support

Decatur Parks Foundation


Nonprofit support

Community Collaborative PPE Production


Medical support

Salvation Army of Decatur and Macon County


Prescription Assistance Program


$1,850 (split into two grants)

Tech support for financial assistance program

Decatur Area Arts Council

$1,750 (split into two grants)

Community engagement

Decatur Christian


Vulnerable population/children