EDWARDSVILLE, IL – The Board of Directors of the Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) announced two recent grants that have been given to Edwardsville area organizations. These grants help fund initiatives that are aimed at improving the quality of life for District 7 residents – young and old.


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EDWARDSVILLE – The Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) was pleased to present three local nonprofits with donations this week, thanks to the Crawl for a Cause Fundraising Event. Main Street Community Center, Partners for Pets and Got Your Six, all received donations, totaling $5,800.


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​​​​​​​ECF Presents main street community center with $4,500 grant for greenspace

EDWARDSVILLE – The Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) is pleased to announce that Walt Williams has recently been appointed as the Foundation’s newest board member.


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EDWARDSVILLE — The Edwardsville Community Foundation has announced Sue Webb as a newly-appointment board director.

Webb currently serves as the marketing and communications director for Signature Medical Group. In that role, she is responsible for planning, developing and implementing all marketing, branding, sales and business development.

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​​​​CRAWL FOR A CAUSE DONATES NEARLY $6,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS THROUGH EDWARDSVILLE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

EDWARDSVILLE — The Edwardsville Community Foundation and the newly formed Edwardsville Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities (CEO) Program are teaming up to give high school seniors firsthand business experience from local business owners.


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EDWARDSVILLE, Ill., December 10, 2015 – Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) held the First Annual Legacy Awards on December 3, 2015. The Legacy Awards event honored those who have impacted the Edwardsville Glen Carbon community through extraordinary contributions in giving and philanthropy.


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EDWARDSVILLE, IL – The Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) just completed a new six-week Community Sharing Program designed to raise donations for three local nonprofits and the special projects they are working to complete.


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Edwardsville community foundation hires first executive director
Edwardsville community foundation establishes new fund to support nickel plate station
​​​​​​​​edwardsville ceo trade show - May 11th from noon until 3pm at the siue morris university center

EDWARDSVILLE – It’s not every day that Edwardsville Community Foundation Board members get to drive a robot when they present a donation.


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Edwardsville Community Foundation Announces two recent grants
​​​​​Edwardsville Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Member Walt Williams
Ecf appoints new board member

EDWARDSVILLE, IL – The Board of Directors of the Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) announced today that it has appointed Patty Navin as the organization’s first Executive Director. The ECF has created this position and hired Navin with the intention of accelerating growth, increasing its impact on the community, and improving the quality of life for the many residents it serves. 


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Edwardsville - February 27, 2014
A local fund is allowing students with special needs to have the chance to learn tennis for free, thanks to a few dedicated individuals and the facilitation of the Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF).

This new community support fund, called Mitch & Friends, was established by Edwardsville High School tennis coach Dave Lipe and Kevin McGinnis, the father of the fund’s namesake, Mitch.

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RECENT NEWS

Edwardsville Foundation accepting nonprofit grant applications
Edwardsville Community Foundation Approves $100k in scholarships
local fund gives children with special needs a chance to learn tennis, bond

EDWARDSVILLE — Despite the chilly temperatures and a crisp wind, the Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) made an outdoor check presentation to Main Street Community Center on Thursday.


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The Edwardsville CEO Trade Show takes place on Saturday, May 11th from noon to 3 pm at the SIUE Morris University Center. This free event will feature nine Edwardsville CEO students as they showcase their individual businesses. Come out and support local Edwardsville-area students and their hard work!

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(Edwardsville, Ill. – September 17, 2019) The City of Edwardsville, in partnership with the Edwardsville Community Foundation, recently established the Nickel Plate Station Fund to support the restoration of the Nickel Plate Train Station.

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​​​​​Edwardsville Community Foundation HELPS MARKET ON WHEELS CAMPAIGN TAKE OFF

EDWARDSVILLE — The Edwardsville Community Foundation is hoping to give a little fuel to a local nonprofit organization that’s committed to bringing healthy produce to people who might not otherwise have access to it.


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The Board of Directors of the Edwardsville Community Foundation (ECF) has appointed Pam Farrar as the organization’s new Executive Director. Her primary role will be accelerating the Foundation’s growth, increasing its impact on community projects, and improving the quality of life for the residents of District 7 schools.


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​​​​​Edwardsville Community Foundation HELPS Launch ceo program

Edwardsville, IL. 4/3/2019 - The Edwardsville Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Karen Bardelmeier Albrecht Medical Technology Scholarship Fund. Awarded annually, this new scholarship is intended for a graduating high school senior from Edwardsville High School, Father McGivney Catholic High School or Metro East Lutheran High School who lives in the District #7 boundaries. 


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​​​​Edwardsville Community FOUNDATION WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
​​​​Edwardsville Community Sharing Program raises $24,000 for local non profits
​​​​​​Edwardsville Community Foundation GIVES SUPPORT TO LOCAL ROBOTICS TEAM
​​​​​​​Albrecht Spirit lives on in scholarship at edwardsville community foundation
Edwardsville Community Foundation Hosted the First Annual Philanthropic Award Event​ Honoring outstanding philanthropic community leaders and organizations

Our Board of Directors recently approved $100,000 in educational scholarships for 2019! Learn more about these scholarships and the recipients in this article from The Edwardsville Intelligencer. We would like to thank all of our generous donors – without whom, these scholarships would not be possible!

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The Edwardsville Community Foundation is inviting all local nonprofit organizations to apply for its 2019 grant cycle.

Grants are given to nonprofit organizations and groups that provide community services within District 7 boundaries.

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