Funds focused on EDUCATion
Tucker Tillman Award
Tom Tillman, an outstanding athlete and charismatic leader at Marquette High School, was tragically killed in an auto accident in 1973. Through the generosity of Shalanda Rabadan, the niece of Tucker Tillman, the Thomas Tucker Tillman Scholarship Fund was created through the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation.
Carol & Dick Janko Scholarship for Promising Entrepreneurs
The Carol and Dick Janko Scholarship for Promising Entrepreneurs is awarded annually to high school and/or college graduates from LaSalle, Bureau, Livingston and Putnam Counties wishing to further their education to become local entrepreneurs.
Starved Rock Regional Center Endowment Fund
The Starved Rock Regional Center for Therapy and Child Development Endowment Fund was established to ensure that the Center will be able to withstand variances in the economy, government funding, event profits, and major changes to the overall resources of the Center.
Waltham Education Foundation Fund
The Waltham Elementary Foundation (WEEF) is an independent, not-for-profit charitable foundation whose mission is to provide an organization through which charitable giving can improve the educational opportunities and experiences for the students of Waltham Elementary School District #185.