|Brunswick Corporation : Brunswick Public Foundation Awards 2016 Grants|
LAKE FOREST, Ill. Sept. 27, 2016 - The Brunswick Public Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation, today announced that five organizations have received a total of $227,000 in charitable grants from the Public Foundation for 2016. Recipients included (in alphabetical order):
In addition, the Brunswick Public Foundation, which is governed by a three-member board of directors that meets four or five times each year, also plans to make contributions in the coming weeks to select local United Way organizations.
Established in 1997, the Brunswick Public Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation that supports community development primarily through contributions to local United Way organizations. In addition, the Foundation supports organizations that enhance the country's water resources for recreational use by the public. Financial commitments by the Brunswick Public Foundation have totaled nearly $6.0 million since it began awarding donations in 1998.