FEMA flood assistance deadline is July 9
July 7, 2013 8:20PM
Updated: August 9, 2013 6:05AM
The Federal Emergency Management Agency disaster assistance deadline for Illinois flood victims is July 9. Anyone who sustained flood-related property damage from April 16 to May 5 is eligible to apply.
Applicants will need to provide a Social Security number, current and pre-disaster address and phone number, insurance information and total household annual income.
An applicant’s banking information (routing and account number) will be needed for direct deposit into an applicant’s account. Call 800-621-3362 or visit www.disasterassistance.gov or www.fema.gov/disas
Harvest 5K sponsorships
PLAINFIELD — The Plainfield Chamber of Commerce is looking for sponsors for its 15th Annual Harvest 5K Run/Walk. The event will be held Sept. 29 at Village Green Park.
The deadline for sponsorships is Aug. 2. Call 815-436-4431 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
I llinois Corn is sponsoring a contest for students who create a short video highlighting agriculture. All high school and college students are eligible to submit a short video (two minutes or less) to the Shoot it Straight Video Contest. Video should be in one of the following categories: ethanol and the environment; locks, dams and exports; farmer imaging; nutrients/regulations; or other. Completed applications must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 5. The grand prize is $2,000. For rules and details, visit www.ilcorn.org.
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