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Carol & Dick Janko Scholarship for Promising Entrepreneurs

The SRCCF is pleased and honored to announce the Carol and Dick Janko Scholarship for Promising Entrepreneurs. The scholarship 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. This scholarship truly represents Dick and Carol’s lifelong commitment to youth, education and economic development, and offers significant financial opportunities to the recipients. For more information on the criteria that must be met and how to apply for the scholarship, see our Scholarship page.

Our sincere condolences to Dick and his family as they mourn the loss of Carol Janko, Dick’s beloved wife. Carol passed away on May 29, 2019. She will forever be remembered for her love and devotion as a wife and mother, and for her wonderful sense of humor and generosity.

Your gift to the Carol and Dick Janko Scholarship is most welcome!

Financial donations may also be mailed or made in person at our office 241 Marquette St, LaSalle, IL 61301. If you prefer to make a financial contribution by mail, please make your check payable to SRCCF. For more information about the Carol & Dick Janko Scholarship, please contact (815)252-2906.