Effingham County News Articles

  • Community Foundation awards grants

    The Effingham County Community Foundation recently announced $17,000 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.

  • Effingham County Community Foundation has a new home!

    Effingham County Community Foundation has a new home!

    The Effingham County Community Foundation office has moved to the ground floor office at 300 East Washington Avenue.

  • Effingham County Community Foundation fills board seat

    Effingham County Community Foundation fills board seat

    The board of directors of the Effingham County Community Foundation recently appointed Mr. Chuck Deters to a five year term on the board.

  • Facklam Scholarship awarded to Beth Kreke

    Beth plans to attend Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville in the fall to study nursing with the objective of becoming a pediatric nurse practitioner.