Tazwood Community Services, Inc.’s Community Services Block Grant Program (CSBG) 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 12, 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 - $5,075 Three persons - $6,381

Four persons - $7,687 Five persons - $8,993

Six persons - $10,300 Seven persons – $11,606

Eight persons - $12,9128 Nine persons - $14,220

Please call 309-266-9941 or 309-694-4391 for further information.

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