Orange Krush Grant Applications Now Available
July 14, 2014
Orange Krush, the student support group of the Fighting Illini basketball team, has earned national acclaim for its work as a charity foundation. Each fall, Orange Krush distributes the money it raised from the previous basketball season. In 2013, the Orange Krush Foundation allocated a total of approximately $150,000 to the University and 58 charities. Since its inception in 1998, the Orange Krush Foundation has donated more than $2.7 million to charity.
Orange Krush is accepting grant applications for this fall, with a deadline of Monday, Aug. 11. Any organization that qualifies as a 501C-3 is eligible to apply. Interested organizations should download and complete the Orange Krush Foundation Grant Application along with other requested materials. Completed applications can be submitted via email to KrushFoundation@gmail.com. For more information, please email Brad Swanson.