ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A local foundation has raised thousands of dollars in grants to help thousands of local kids in need.
Four Stateline not-for-profits split a $49,500 check from The Mill Foundation. The organizations the Rock River Valley Food Pantry, LYDIA Home, Shelter Care Ministries, and Children's Home + Aid. Lori Diaz from The Mill Foundation says next year agencies will be able to get funding faster.
Since 2008, The Mill Foundation has awarded more than $630,000 to 55 local non-profits.