Doris & Victor Day Foundation Inc

Location: 1800-3rd Avenue, Rock Island, 61201 IL

EIN: 36-6131596

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16"Gets" nonprofits and issues15Friendly13Builds relationships12Openminded12Positive leader in the field11Responsive10Culturally sensitive9Gives more than money9Insightful5Likes site visits2Risk taker

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Doris & Victor Day Foundation Inc

Nov 08, 2018

Reviewer 3566 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2017

If this is your first time applying for a grant they will assign someone to assist you with the process.

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Gives more than money, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, Likes site visits, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Sep 04, 2018

Reviewer 9692 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

take the time to review the web site and also to feel free to contact the Executive Director with any questions. Be prepared. You will need to be able to make your case as to the need for the project for which you are requesting funds. But the Day Foundation is fair and open-minded.

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Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Risk taker, Culturally sensitive, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, Likes site visits, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Aug 23, 2018

Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

The grant administrator is willing to answer any questions and assist with the process.

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Positive leader in the field, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Aug 20, 2018

Reviewer 2563 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

The Doris and Victor Day Foundation is responsive, kind and connected to the community. They follow their funding criteria and truly care about the success of the organizations who apply for help.

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Gives more than money, Culturally sensitive, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Aug 08, 2018

Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

Get to know the organization before you apply.

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Positive leader in the field, Culturally sensitive, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Aug 07, 2018 1

Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

They are very open to meeting with you and discussing your project. I would suggest that you meet prior to applying to ensure that your organization does meet their funding guidelines.

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Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Culturally sensitive, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded

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Aug 06, 2018 1

Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

Easy to approach. Cares about the region, our agencies and the clients we serve.

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Friendly, "Gets" nonprofits and issues

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Aug 06, 2018 1

Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

Simply go to their website and submit an application. If your request falls within their interests, you have a reasonable chance of receiving funds.

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"Gets" nonprofits and issues, Responsive

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Aug 06, 2018 1

Reviewer 3316 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

The Executive Director and Board research and understand our community and it's needs. While the focus is on Rock Island, there are opportunities for more regional requests. Professionally organized and run.

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Positive leader in the field, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

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Aug 06, 2018 1

Reviewer 2657 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

Start the application early and run your ideas past the Foundation's Executive Director before you begin.

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