2017 HACF GRANT RECIPIENTS
Representatives of area organizations receiving grants from the Highland Area Community Foundation included the following:
Seated l to r: Angela Kim of Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library, Diana Haynes of Hospice of Southern Illinois, Christine Tyre of Hospice of Southern Illinois, Diane Williams of Highland Area Christian Service Ministry, Renee Voegele of Marine Elementary School, Alex Rinderer of Highland Elementary School, Erin Bloemer of Highland Primary School, Mary Jackson of Pierron Improvement Club, and Bill Ahaus of Heartland Community Chorus.
Standing 1st row l to r: Jon Greve of TheBANK of Edwardsville, Banquet Sponsor; Fr. Paul Kala of Missionary Society of St. Therese, Cathy Boulanger of Highland Woman’s Club, Lynn Hargus of Highland Historical Society, Meghan Foster of Community Link, Jay Simpson of St. Jacob Elementary School, Tom Varner of Hard Road Theatre Productions, Amy Liefer of HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital, Margie Duncan of Highland High School Math Department, Kathy Sherman of St. Paul Catholic School, Janet Kruse of Highland Home, Judy Hartlieb of Highland Garden Club, and Don Johannes, Foundation Grant Committee Chair.
Standing Back row l to r: David Bruchhauser of Boy Scout Troop 1040, Kevin Miles of Highland Bulldog Hockey Club, Joshua Case of Boy Scout Troop 1040, Scott Schuepbach of Highland Scouters, Gerard Klostermann of Knights of Columbus Council #1580, Tricia Blasdel of Relevant Pregnancy Options Center, Carrie Buss of Highland High School Science Department, Liz Weder of Highland Middle School, Mark Rosen of City of Highland/Korte Recreation Center, and Leah Devany of Highland Animal Shelter.