News Articles

  • Update on BigAl Golf Classic

    On August 21st, at Meadowview Golf Course in Mattoon, 144 golfers turned out to remember Michael Alan Fuller II at the 2010 BigAl Golf Classic fundraiser. Ten scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors from Mattoon High School in 2011 because of the success from this year's Golf Classic.

  • Fourteen area nonprofits receive grants from Community Foundation

    Fourteen area nonprofits receive grants from Community Foundation

    The Effingham County Community Foundation recently distributed $34,400 in grants this year to assist nonprofit organizations in efforts related to visual arts, youth initiatives, workforce development, child care and early childhood education, and land use and protection.