The Planning and Grants Committee is one of two standing committees required by the by-laws of the Illinois Juvenile Justice Commission.

The Planning and Grants Committee has the following authority and responsibility to:

  • Develop, Review and Revise the state's juvenile justice Comprehensive Plans
  • Review and Recommend Allocation of Funds
  • Review of Comprehensive Plans
  • Review of Concept Papers
  • Review of Competitive and Non-Competitive Applications
  • Review of Proposals 
  • Review of Proposals for Funds in Imminent Danger of Lapse
  • Revision, Termination and Suspension of Grants Funds

All actions taken by the Planning and Grants Committee shall be presented to the full Commission. 

Members

  • Lisa Jacobs (Chair)
  • Julie Biehl
  • Esther Franco-Payne
  • George Hill
  • George Timberlake
  • Rick Velasquez

Meeting Information

2012 Planning & Grants Sub-Committee Meeting Information

2013 Planning & Grants Sub-Committee Meeting Information

2014 Planning and Granst Sub-Committee Meeting Information

2015 Planning and Grants Sub-Committee Meeting Information