The EXCELL Academy associated with schools in Edgar and Clark counties received a $10,000 grant for its initial year from the Edgar County Community Foundation. EXCELL is designed to give selected students an introduction into the manufacturing industry and opportunities for future careers. From left are ECCF directors Tom Hebermehl, Susan Saxton, Ned Jenison, and Christian Colvin; ECCF board president Brad Tucker; EXCELL instructor Bob Abernathy; EXCELL board member Terry Elston; ECCF director Bob Morris and ECCF development director Warren Sperry. ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations are offered to Steve Young, as he is presented two tickets to the Brett Eldredge concert at the Illinois State Fair August 17, drawn at the Edgar County Fair from entries at the Edgar County Community Foundation Forever Fund booth. Presenting the tickets are 2018 Fair Queen Kierstyn Allen, and ECCF board president Brad Tucker. The ECCF thanks the Eldredge family for their support. Please support the concert on August 17. ... See MoreSee Less
The Edgar County Community Foundation is dedicated to the residents of Edgar County: their facilities, their education and their welfare. Your donation to the Foundation will benefit Edgar County for years to come.
The Edgar County Community Foundation seeks to raise the quality of life throughout Edgar County by developing and channeling philanthropy to meet the changing needs of its residents. Through collaboration and cooperation with community groups and individuals the foundation provides opportunities to both the donor and the recipient.
The foundation supports nonprofit organizations working in the arts and culture, civic affairs, historic preservation, education, youth activities, environmental affairs, health and humane services. For more information, contact us by phone, mail, or email.
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