News Articles

  • 2010 Mattoon Area Community Foundation Scholarship Recipients

    The Mattoon Area Community Foundation has made scholarship announcements for the Mike James Memorial Scholarship, Michael Alan Fuller II Memorial Scholarship and the Arland D. Williams Jr. Scholarship.

  • 2010 Effingham County Community Foundation scholarship award winners announced

    2010 Effingham County Community Foundation scholarship award winners announced

    The Effingham County Community Foundation has made scholarship announcements for the Ray, Mary and Tim Niebrugge Scholarship, Delbert & Maradyl Facklam Scholarship and the Dieterich Community Education Fund Scholarship.

  • Midland States Bank invests in Youth Entrepreneurship venture

    Midland States Bank has recently announced the initial funding of the Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship.

  • Community Convening to be held in Effingham

    Join Helen Matthes Library and the Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation for a goodWORKSconnect.org community convening book discussion during National Library Week.

  • Community Foundation supports young professionals groups

    The Mattoon Area Community Foundation has formed a relationship with a new group to support the activities of young professionals in Coles County.

  • 2010 Grant Applications Available

    $29,400 will be available 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.

  • Fuller Scholarship application available

    The Mattoon Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce that applications for the 2010 Michael Alan Fuller II Memorial Scholarship are available

  • Williams Scholarship applications available

    Williams Scholarship applications available

    The Arland D. Williams, Jr. Scholarship Committee and the Mattoon Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce that nomination forms for the 2010 scholarship are available.

  • Community Foundation welcomes new board members

    The Mattoon Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members of their Community Leadership Board. Steve Matheny, Diana Smith, and Sherri Branson will all join the Board in February 2010.

  • Facklam Scholarship applications available

    Applicants must be a Teutopolis High School graduating senior who will be continuing his/her education at a college or university.