Foundation Funds


Over the past two decades, the Edwardsville Community Foundation has been continually humbled by the incredible generosity of donors. The following is a snapshot of that generosity, and highlights the specific Funds that were created over the years. It is nearly impossible to measure the impact one gift can have. Participation is easy, and such gifts can be provided in a variety of ways to reach charitable goals.


Glik Park Development Fund

• Friends of LeClaire

• Visitors Experience Alliance

• Mitch N Friends

Preach on Main Project

• TheCENTER Ice Rink/Teen Center

• Schon Park Improvement Fund

• City of Edwardsville Community Enhancement Fund

• Gardens at SIUE Fund

Raise The Flag Fund

Nickel Plate Station Fund

​• Edwardsville CEO Program Fund


• Bardon Family Fund

• Jessica Bathon Memorial Fund

• Gordon and Holly Broom Charitable Fund

• First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust Fund

• Schuetzenhofer/Bardelmeier Memorial Fund

• Shashek Family Fund

• Stevens Family Fund

• Mestemacher Fund

• Schwartz/Westerhold Family Fund

• Szedlar Family Fund

• Rotary Club of Edwardsville

• David and Kay Werner Fund

• Gugger Family Fund

• Richard & Tracy Wetzel Charitable Fund

• Robert and Carol Wetzel Fund

• Schoenecker Family Fund


• Albert Cassens Fund

• Helen S. Delicate Memorial Fund


• Busey Bank Community Scholarship Fund

• Mildred A. Carr EHS Scholarship Fund

• Dirty Dozen EHS Class of 1953 Scholarship Fund

• Sharon Petty Field Hockey Scholarship Fund

• Charles A. Wentz, Jr. Family Scholarship Fund

• Gordon Dodds Literary Scholarship

• Garbs Gold Star Memorial Scholarship Fund

• Speciale Family Vocational Scholarship Fund

• Nadine Penelton Bradshaw Scholarship Fund

EHS Drama Scholarship

• Dennis DeToye Scholarship Fund

• Goshen Rotary Scholarship Fund

• Leigh Sills Fund

• Leila Leitner Anderson Memorial Fund

• Roa Fund

Karen Bardelmeier Albrecht Medical Technology Scholarship Fund

L.J. and Faye E. Burrus Family Scholarship Fund


ECF Administrative Fund

ECF Giving Fund