Posts tagged Funding
With Programs on the Line, CIRA Lobbies for Funding in Washington

Last week’s One Voice Task Force sent a delegation to Washington DC, including Central Illinois Regional Airport (CIRA) representatives lobbying Congress and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The group sought government support for three key issues: FAA reauthorization, contract tower funding and an increase in passenger facility charges (PFCs).

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Time Running Out on Campaign to Help Local Artists

Time is running out to help a local entrepreneur with an idea for a new way to support independent artists. Eclectic Hearts is a monthly art subscription service that aims to give budding artists fair pay and credit for their work. Founder Megan Cowie says she wants to help fund artists who love what they do but don’t necessarily have the means to make a living from their work. 

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