Nonprofit Mission spotlight



Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois team

Left to Right… Brianna Anderson, Samantha Maddox, Misti Johnson, Taylor Mingo, Mary Ellen Sweet

Not pictured… Ashley Zackus and Cheyenne Black


Riverbend Head Start & Family Services team
Front row: Janice Hoene, Connie Paruch, Melanie Steen, Shannon Ickler-Wolfe
Back row: Karla Hurley, Gene Howell, Tobbi Tyson, Amica McIntee, Sydney Fowler, Chuck Hancock



Pictured left to right are President Rodney Durr and Lori Palmer


Pictured left to right are Emily Jackson, Gordon Voumard, Kole Harre, Shannon Wittman, Theresa Collins

JULY 2023

SIBA team members pictured left to right are Julian Phillips; Brittney Harneck; Donna Richter; John Holt; Stephanie Foster; Tim Adams; Shari Schutzenhofer

JUNE 2023

Pictured are YWCA Executive Director Dorothy Hummel and Child Enrichment Director Mallory Jones

MAY 2023

From left, Centerstone Vice President of Clinical Excellence Janette Heath, Centerstone Regional CEO Anne Tyree, Centerstone Crisis Counselor Amelia Fowler, and Centerstone Therapist Tracy Haynes

APRIL 2023

pictured are Christine Favilla and Virginia Woulfe-Beile

MARCH 2023

Beverly Farm Foundation strategic ops team members include Rachel Lollis, Lena Harrington, Taylor Justice, Crystal Officer, Sandy Chadduck, Lori Rodgers (Tara Wagenblast is not pictured)

February 2023

Alton Educational Foundation board members pictured are

  • Vicki Maher
  • Ann McLaughlin
  • Amanda Marko
  • Cathy Droste
  • Gary Dunn

January 2023

Community Hope Center team members are

  • Roger Bruce (president of the Board)
  • Paul Militzer (executive director)
  • Ann Crane (assistant executive director)
  • Kay Barlow (administrative assistant)
  • Steve Thompson (finance manager)
  • Lester Hahn (market manager)
  • Sherry Keller (volunteer manager)
  • Ashley Santoni (FreshStart coach)
  • Not pictured are Dani Robinette (FreshStart program manager) and D’Andrea Weeks (grant writer)