Gail Borden Library Starts Pandemic Assistance Work

A $400,000 grant will help connect Elgin-area residents affected by COVID-19 with health and financial resources.

The Illinois Public Health Association grant funds the hiring of six community health care workers to help with people vaccine sign up and COVID-19 education, as well as referring those affected by the pandemic to resources for rental, food and utility assistance and more. Read more

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As soon as we can get a list of organizations in other communities that received this grant, we will post it.

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