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The Edgar County Community Foundation continues to expand its horizons for the people of the county, As the Foundation develops its communication, collaboration, and knowledge base with the National Council of Foundations, The Alliance of Illinois Foundations, The Lumpkin Foundation, and the Donors Forum of Chicago, opportunity and benefits for Edgar County citizens continue to grow.
The Edgar County Community Foundation presents a leadership gift of $50,000.00 toward the capital development campaign now underway to be constructed adjacent to Paris Community Hospital. L-R are Daren Johnson HRC board member, Harry Frost Foundation grant chairman, Ken Polky HRC executive director, Olie Smith CEO Paris Hospital, Jim Redford campaign consultant, Tom Hebermehl Foundation director, Warren Sperry ECCF Development Manager, Rob Anderson and Ned Jenison Foundation directors, Dustin Melton HRC board president.
The Edgar County Community Foundation presents a check for $215,000.00 to the new Paris Cooperative High School representing the many room donors. The sponsorship continues as more room donations will be issued to the new school. Pictures in the front room are ECCF directors Aaron Phipps, Scott Ingrum, PCHS administrator Dave Meister, ECCF grant chairman Harry Frost, director Rob Anderson and Ned Jenison. 2nd row is ECCF Development Manager Warren Sperry, and senior student Karlie Gates, Cassie Kemper, and Bob Staley, 3rd row is senior student Steven Bracken, Luke Hale, Austin Brown, and Steven Baty.