From left are Gladys Frost, Harry Frost, Drew Cearlock, Brett Block, chemistry teacher, and Warren Sperry, Edgar County Community Foundation development director. The PHS Advance Placement Chemistry Club receives a donation of 10 collection boxes for plastic water and soft drink bottles for recycling. With the assistance of the high school maintenance department the boxes are placed throughout the high school building to receive the recycled bottles. The boxes were made possible by a donation from the Frost Family account with the Edgar County Community Foundation, and assistance from Paris DI Supply, and the school lunch staff. They are located in the cafeteria, gymnasium and auditorium to reduce plastic waste for landfills. ... See MoreSee Less
Elementary students in District 95 and Unit 4 received winter coats donated by former PHS Marching Tiger, Debbie Hefner Jordy, through the ECCF. Debbie, a native of Paris, believes in giving back to her community. For the past several years, she has regularly donated to the ECCF’s Forever Fund and Coats for Kids to help those who might need a little extra help during the winter months.
In the left picture is, Danette Young, Unit 4 Superintendent, Warren Sperry, ECCF Managing Director, and Meghan Damler, Unit 4 Dean of Students. In the right picture is, Dr. Jeremy Larson, District 95 Superintendent and Memorial Principal, Warren Sperry, ECCF Managing Director, and Megan Carroll, Wenz Principal. ... See MoreSee Less
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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.
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