Our Promise Today
for Rockford's Tomorrow
Support from Community Leaders for Rockford Promise:
City of Rockford
"Rockford Promise can be the critical link that improves higher education access and aspiration through building a funding system for our families and making life-long learning the pillar of our community."
Rockford Public Schools
"I fully support the idea of a Rockford Promise. I believe a community commitment to a location-based scholarship program like the Rockford Promise would both dramatically improve the lives of students and increase local property values.
President & CEO
Rockford Chamber of Commerce
"Rockford Promise has the potential to have a positive impact on the City of Rockford far beyond what one can imagine."
67th District of Illinois
“Every student deserves access to higher education and the opportunity to fulfill their career potential. Rockford Promise is an important step forward toward achieving that goal in Rockford.”
Winnebago County Board
"John W. Whitehead said, 'Children are the living messages we send to a time we will never see.' Rockford Promise provides an opportunity to build a brighter future for our community by supporting our children today."