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P.O. Box 571 • 1216 Main St. • Highland, IL 62249 618.654.4727
Highland Area Community Foundation
We Are Community...
P.O. Box 571 • 907 Main St.
Highland, IL 62249
618.654.4727
Highland Area Community Foundation
We Are Community...
P.O. Box 571 • 907 Main St. • Highland, IL 62249
618.654.4727
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2016 GRANT RECIPIENTS
Earned income from investment of the Foundation's endowment is gifted annually in the form of grants to area not-for-profit organizations, agencies, and projects - along with donations received through our Sustaining Membership Program. See how HACF is making OUR COMMUNITY a better place for everyone!
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2016 GRANT RECIPIENT TOTAL - $49,059
2016 GRANT RECIPIENT TOTAL
$49,059
  • Community Link/Highland CILA
    $1,000.00
  • $1,000.00
  • Towards their bathroom remodel
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Gravius Memorial Library, Marine
    $500.00
  • $500.00
  • For books & activities for Young Readers Program
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Area Christian Services Ministry
    $2,278.00
  • $2,278.00
  • To purchase a commercial freezer
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Arts Council/Hard Road Theatre/Highland Community Chorus
    $4,000.00
  • $4,000.00
  • Towards the purchase of a shared lighting system
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Band Parents Association
    $1,700.00
  • $1,700.00
  • Towards the purchase of new band uniforms
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Boy Scout Troop 1043
    $850.00
  • $850.00
  • For replacement gear for Outdoor Adventure Programs
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Bulldogs Hockey Club
    $1,170.00
  • 1,170.00
  • To purchase training gear & hockey bags
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Elementary School
    $1,921.00
  • $1,921.00
  • To purchase materials for Sensory Room and Daily Living Skills & Curriculum
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Garden Club
    $500.00
  • $500.00
  • To replace diseased roses in Glik Park
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Girl Scouts SU#110
    $449.00
  • $449.00
  • To purchase a backdrop for Archery Equipment
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland High School Math Department
    $1,443.00
  • $1,443.00
  • To purchase oneTI Nspire Calculator Ten Pack with docking station
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland High School Science Department
    $1,227.00
  • $1,227.00
  • To purchase five Chromebooks with management consoles
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Meals on Wheels
    $620.00
  • $620.00
  • To upgrade their computer system
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Middle School – 6th Grade
    $855.00
  • $855.00
  • For three Chromebooks
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Middle School Special Education Department
    $837.00
  • $837.00
  • To purchase three Chromebooks w/management consoles
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Police Department
    $1,154.00
  • $1,154.00
  • To reinstitute their Bike Patrol Program
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Primary School
    $1,700.00
  • $1,700.00
  • For book shelves for “Shelving Made Easy” project
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library
    $1,500.00
  • $1,500.00
  • For projector and marker board for Community
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • New Douglas Township
    $1,881.00
  • $1,881.00
  • For various equipment & materials for community programs
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Relevant Pregnancy Options Center
    $1,998.00
  • $1,998.00
  • To purchase baby items, “Getting Men Involved” video, and new computer and monitor
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • St. Paul Catholic School
    $2,249.00
  • $2,249.00
  • For STREAM Robotics Project – Part II
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • The Highland Home
    $2,799.00
  • $2,799.00
  • To purchase a riding mower
  • GRANT FROM GENERAL ENDOWMENT
  • Highland Area Community Foundation Operations
    $175.00
  • $175.00
  • Used to benefit operations of the Foundation
  • BILL AND JOAN SACKETT FAMILY FUND
  • Highland Area Community Foundation Operations
    $125.00
  • $125.00
  • Used to benefit operations of the Foundation
  • BRADFORD NATIONAL BANK FUND
  • Highland Area Community Foundation Operations
    $100.00
  • $100.00
  • Used to benefit operations of the Foundation
  • ANNA LEE & CLINTON H. ROGIER MEMORIAL FUND
  • 2016 Recipients – Danielle Case
    $300.00
  • $300.00
  • To provide scholarship grants for mothers seeking higher education
  • HIGHLAND CIVIC WOMAN'S CLUB GERALYN M. REHKEMPER MEMORIAL FUND
  • Highland Garden Club
    $125.00
  • $125.00
  • To be used for maintenance & enhancement of Lila’s Garden
  • RITA AND BOB HARDY CITY BEAUTIFICATION FUND
  • Hospice of Southern Illinois
    $150.00
  • $150.00
  • To benefit Hospice of Southern Illinois
  • Margye Liebler Baumgardner Fund
  • 2016 recipient – Lauren Wright
    $725.00
  • $725.00
  • To provide scholarship grants for graduating seniors of Highland High School
  • Highland Lions Club Scholarship Fund
  • Hospice of Southern Illinois, Inc.
    $225.00
  • $225.00
  • For services provided in the Foundation’s service area
  • Nan Carpenter Memorial Designated Fund
  • Knights of Columbus Council #1580
    $300.00
  • $300.00
  • To benefit charitable giving programs of the Highland KC’s
  • Knights of Columbus Council #1580 Charitable Giving Fund
  • Korte Recreation Center
    $7,825.00
  • $7,825.00
  • To benefit the operations of the Korte Recreation Center
  • Recreation Center Operations Fund
  • Korte Recreation Center
    $100.00
  • $100.00
  • To provide non-sports programs administered by the Highland Parks & Recreation Department
  • Edgar & Dorris Haller Memorial Fund
  • Korte Recreation Center
    $150.00
  • $150.00
  • To provide water safety training & water therapy
  • Hamlin Water Safety Fund
  • Korte Recreation Center
    $100.00
  • $100.00
  • To provide admission to the Korte Recreation Center for those less fortunate
  • Ron & Kathy Schneider Recreation Center Membership Fund
  • Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library
    $100.00
  • $100.00
  • To be used for general library purposes
  • Ruth & Leland Steiner Fund in Memory of Milda & Charles Casper
  • Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library
    $175.00
  • $175.00
  • To be used for technology purposes to benefit the library
  • Eunice L. & Victor H. Koch Technology Fund
  • Bill and Peg Pierce Police Education Fund
    $125.00
  • $125.00
  • Will be used to provide scholarships and/or educational assistance for second year or above Criminal Justice students or scholarships and/or specialized law enforcement training for existing law enforcement officers
  • Bill and Peg Pierce Police Education Fund
  • Relevant Pregnancy Options Center
    $300.00
  • $300.00
  • Used to benefit various client programs
  • Gloria Loebel Fund
  • Relevant Pregnancy Options Center
    $100.00
  • $100.00
  • Used to benefit various client programs
  • Wick Charitable Fund in Memory of Martin Wick
  • 2016 Scholarship Recipient – Cami Ernst
    $1,262.50
  • $1,262.50
  • Used to provide scholarships for future teachers (K-12) from HCUSD#5, and to provide books and technology to support the curriculum in Grades K-6.
  • Dwight and Carol Rogier Fund
  • Books/Technology to support curriculum Grades K-6
    $1,262.50
  • $1,262.50
  • Used to provide scholarships for future teachers (K-12) from HCUSD#5, and to provide books and technology to support the curriculum in Grades K-6.
  • Dwight and Carol Rogier Fund
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital, Highland
    $675.00
  • $675.00
  • To provide needed assistance and medical programs
  • Nan Carpenter Donor Advised Fund
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital, Highland
    $100.00
  • $100.00
  • To benefit operations of the hospital
  • Clinton “Pete” Kerin St. Joseph Hospital Fun
  • St. Paul Catholic School
    $125.00
  • $125.00
  • Used for Music & Technology programs
  • James A. Apken St. Paul Music and Technology Fund
  • 2016 Scholarship Recipient - Alexis Workes
    $250.00
  • $250.00
  • Will provide scholarships for future teachers and school administrators from HCUSD#5 and to provide materials to enhance the joy of reading in children
  • Patsy Schwarm Education Fund
  • 2016 Scholarship Recipients – Emily Pirtle
    $475.00
  • $475.00
  • To provide scholarships for graduating 8th grade student parishioners of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, Highland, IL to attend Father McGivney High School
  • Udell & Cecelia Harris Catholic High School Scholarship
  • 2016 Scholarship Recipients – William Michael
    $100.00
  • $100.00
  • To provide scholarships for graduating Highland High School seniors
  • R. GUY MICHAEL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
  • 2016 Scholarship Recipients –
    $625.00 - Austin Brown (engineering), $625.00 - Elizabeth Arend (nursing)
    $487.50
  • $487.50
  • To provide scholarships to Highland High School graduating seniors pursuing a degree in engineering (1) and nursing (1)
  • CARL AND KATHLEEN (IBERG) ERNST SCHOLARSHIP FUND
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649 Grants
Bestowed since 1995
127 Funds
At the Foundation
127 Funds
At the Foundation
$61,569
Endowed in 2017
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P.O. Box 571 • 907 Main Street | Highland, IL 62249
phone: 618.654.4727 | fax: 618.654.8966
email:info@hacf.org
Highland Area Community Foundation is a 501(c)(3)
P.O. Box 571 • 907 Main Street
Highland, IL 62249
phone: 618.654.4727 | fax: 618.654.8966
email:info@hacf.org
Highland Area Community Foundation
is a 501(c)(3)
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In the Greater Highland, Illinois Area
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