Goodwill Ambassador Grant Program

The Goodwill Ambassadors launched a Grant Program in 2015 to support and advance the educational, cultural and economic interests of the community in which we work and live.

2017-2018 Goodwill Ambassador Grant Committee:
Jessica Locher (Echo, Inc.) • Jen DeGarmo (FIDO) • Dave Holterman (First Community Bank) • Teri Barnes (Blackhawk Community Credit Union) • Kelly Willoughby (Gordon Flesch Co.)  • Joe Jimenez (Kandu Industries) • Lisa Hurda (Community Action of Rock & Walworth Counties)  • Deb Cook (RSM US LLP)

2016 Recipient: Community Action of Rock & Walworth Counties

[Photo Credit:  Megan O'Leary Photography]

2015 - GIFTS Men's Shelter
2016 - Community Action of Rock & Walworth Counties to support their Fatherhood Initiative


Completed applications can be sent to:

Forward Janesville

14 South Jackson Street - Suite 200

Janesville, WI 53548

Click here to download the application!
Grant applications will be accepted through October 31, 2017 from non-profit organizations who are members in good standing with Forward Janesville (additional eligibility & exclusions may apply)


Join the Goodwill Ambassadors on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 5-9 pm for Bike Night at Boardtracker Harley-Davidson, located at 3223 N. Pontiac Drive.  This event is FREE and all bar proceeds fund the Chamber's Ambassador Community Grant Program. Live Music by "Hello My Name is Gary, food by Quaker Steak & Lube, beer garden, raffles, and much more!