of the Highland Area Community Foundation The 27th Annual Grant Banquet is scheduled for Tuesday, October 11, with Busy Bank once again sponsoring the event.
Grants totaling over $78,000 will be awarded to support community projects. Over the last 27 years, over $1.3 million in grants and scholarships have returned to our local service areas.
Chairman Ryan Goodwin said the Foundation is pleased to welcome Busey Bank as a corporate sponsor for this year’s grant banquet. Busey Bank has been an enthusiastic supporter of the Foundation for many years.
“As an organization with more than 150 years of dedicated service to our communities, 27 years here in the Highlands — We understand and respect organizations like the Highlands Area Community Foundation and appreciate their mission to meet the needs of the Highlands Area for the betterment of our communities,” said Carol Porter, Carol Porter, Assistant Vice President and Service Manager of Highland Service Center in Bouzy) said. “Therefore, we are proud to once again sponsor this wonderful event and honored to partner with such a great organization.”
This year’s event is KC Hall at HighlandDoors open at 6pm, dinner at 6:30pm. Cost him $50 per person, $18 of which is tax deductible. Net proceeds from the event will be used to provide ongoing support to the Foundation.
For banquet ticket and reservation details, please call the Foundation office at 618-654-4727.
This story was originally published September 15, 2022 at 11:22 PM.
https://www.bnd.com/news/local/community/highland-news-leader/article265883881.html Highland, Illinois Foundation Hosts Annual Grant Celebration