Tazwood Community Services Inc.’s Community Services Block Grant Program has received a grant through the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunities to purchase book bags with basic school supplies and Payless gift cards for students grades K–12 who live in Tazewell County.

Call-in day for this program will be on Monday, June 18, 2018, starting at 8 a.m. and ending when the 200 eligible students are taken.

Household gross income must be at or below 125% of the Federal poverty guidelines for the previous 90 days to qualify.

Two persons - $5,144; three persons - $6,494; four persons - $7,844; five persons - $9.194; six persons - $10,544; seven persons - $11,894

Please call 309-266-9941 or 309-694-4391 for further information or to schedule an appointment on June 18, 2018.

Book bags, supplies and Payless gift cards will be distributed in August.