Sharing and Caring
Windy Brushes of Northern Illinois has a long philanthropic
history. One of its goals is to contribute time, talent, and donated
items to help others in need through its Sharing and Caring program.
This goal has been implemented through the following activities.
Windy Brushes of Northern Illinois:
Contributes annually to the National Museum of Decorative
Arts for the purpose of conservation, restoration, and preservation
of its collection.
Contributes annually to the Society of Decorative Painters Scholarship
fund to encourage education in decorative painting and the Society
of Decorative Painters Foundation General Fund.
Collects cold weather clothing (hats, mittens, gloves, coats,
etc.) for area shelters and resource centers.
Each September collects art supplies for children in local church
sponsored pre-school programs.
Collects toiletries, used books and phone cards for veterans
at Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital .
Collects pet supplies for a local shelter.