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Count on COUNTRY Financial Grant Program

COUNTRY Financial celebrates a decade of serving communities

Program now open to new applicants for 2017-2018 grants

Sept. 27, 2017

Healthy communities rely upon a strong financial foundation. COUNTRY Financial® is marking a decade of working with the teams building a financial security foundation for individuals at the community level.

In the tenth year of the Count on COUNTRY Financial® Grant Program, organizations making a positive difference for the financial security of single parents and their children are invited to apply for funding.

A history of giving

Since 2008, COUNTRY Financial has awarded nearly $2 million to organizations and programs that support our four pillars of concentration. Our primary missions include providing financial education, employment opportunities, homeownership and youth mentorship opportunities within the communities we serve.

“COUNTRY Financial is proud to work with agencies that provide critical resources to single parents as they work to build a financially secure future,” said Mike Fisher, vice president of Community Business Development at COUNTRY Financial. “We’re passionate about helping people become financially secure and the efforts we support with these grants provide key tools needed to enable positive change.”

How to apply

Nonprofits in Atlanta, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Portland or Chicago that have goals aligning to our four pillars are encouraged to apply. Applicants have until Oct. 31, 2017 at 5 p.m. CST to submit their grant requests.  

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About COUNTRY Financial®

COUNTRY Financial is a marketing name for COUNTRY Life Insurance Company®, COUNTRY Mutual Insurance Company® and their respective subsidiaries, located in Bloomington, IL.  COUNTRY Financial serves about one million useholds and businesses throughout the United States and offers a wide range of insurance and financial products and services.