On May 18 at the Moose Lodge in Streator there will be a “quarter auction” held from 6:00pm to 8:30pm where all proceeds will go towards the Ottawa/Naplate Disaster Recovery Fund run by the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation. The event will host 23 unique local vendors, each offering a door prize, three items to … Continued
On May 20, 2017, the Illinois Valley Regional Airport in Peru, Illinois will present the 2nd annual TBM Avenger Reunion. This event, a Salute to Veterans, will feature at least 15 TBM Avengers, a magnificent aircraft. A host of other aircraft, an exciting airshow, helicopter rides, food and beverages will be available. Thanks to the … Continued
Another big thank you to the Elks Lodge of Oglesby for their generous donation of $500 to the Disaster Recovery Fund! We appreciate the support and concern, thank you so very much.
A big thank you to Heartland Bank and Trust Company for their generous donation to the Disaster Recovery Fund! We are so blessed to have such an amazing community that has been able to come together so well in these trying times. Pictured presenting the check below is Vice President Michelle King and Retail Banker … Continued
Earlier this week we received a check from the Shoreline Boat Club Fish Fry Benefit for $4800 to be placed in the Disaster Recovery Fund. The donation, which was presented by Wayne Eichelkraut, was accompanied by another donation of $200 from the Illinois River Basin Boating Association, or I.R.B.B.A. On behalf of all of those … Continued
The Women Inspired Network would like to thank Lana Gore of Thrivent Financial for the generous donation to underwrite the hospitality expenses for the March 26th WIN gathering at August Hill Winery. Thrivent Financial consistently supports local non-profit events and initiatives. Thank you, Lana and Thrivent Financial for your generous donation and for your continued … Continued
We would love to extend our congratulations to one of the very first WIN speakers, Nedda Simon! Check out her work and get a book signed at her book signing event on May 6 at the Princeton Public Library, Illinois. Nedda has been great source of inspiration and we are truly proud to have been … Continued
The next meeting of the WIN group is going to be held at the illustrious Chapel Hill Golf Course and Event Center Inc. in Princeton on Sunday, May 21. We are very gracious to be able to hold this meeting at such a nice place! As per usual, there will be light desserts and a … Continued
As most of you know by now, we have been running a campaign with Schwan’s to help raise money for the Disaster Recovery Fund. Up until now, this campaign gave 20% of all sales in the area to the Disaster Recovery Fund. Although this phase of the campaign is over, 5% of all sales in … Continued
We are very happy to have received a donation of $3,000 from the Illinois Valley Auto Group recently. The tremendous support businesses and groups in the area have shown has been amazing and we could not be happier! Thank you IVAG and all involved in making this happen.