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2017 Power of the Purse

The 2017 Power of the Purse wrapped up in May and the event raised more than $123,000 to support scholarship endowments for low-income women, nutritious weekend snacks and small meals for low-income children, and more! A big thank you to all of our guests, in-kind donors, and our underwriters and sponsors...

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Thank You to Our 2017 Underwriters...

2017 Power of the Purse Underwriters

Thank You to Our 2017 Sponsors...

MICHAEL KORS SPONSORSHIP LEVEL
OSF Healthcare System

COACH SPONSORSHIP LEVEL
Associated Bank
Paula & Bill Cirone
Margee & Mike Cullinan
Bernie & Teresa Koch
PWC
WTC Investments

KATE SPADE SPONSORSHIP LEVEL
CEFCU
Commerce Bank
Blue Cross Blue Shield
RSM US LLP

VERA BRADLEY SPONSORSHIP LEVEL
BKD LLP
Cullinan Properties, Ltd.
Davis & Campbell L.L.C.
Federal Companies
Health Alliance
Heartland Bank & Trust Co.
Kavanagh, Scully, Sudow, White & Frederick, PC
Taco Bell

POP MISSION SUPPORTERS
First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
RLI
WTC Investments
Marty Yonker


Thank You to Our 2017 Power of the Purse Committee

Colleen DiGiallonardo, 2017 Chair

2017 Steering Committee
Michelle Carrothers, OSF Healthcare System
Teresa Koch, Community Volunteer
Alison Morrissey, Bradley University
Jennifer Pearce, Community Volunteer
Renée Spenny, Community Volunteer

Committee Members
Libby Allison, OSF Healthcare System
Patti Bash, Community Volunteer
Michelle Beal, River City Construction, LLC
Stacy Campbell, OSF Healthcare System
Paula Cirone, Community Volunteer
Shelli Dankoff, OSF Healthcare System
Kathy Dolan, Caterpillar Inc.
Judi Gentry, Community Volunteer
Cheryl Gnepper, CEFCU
Ginny Everett, Community Volunteer
Beth Hardy, Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois
Kim Herman, PNC
Rebecca Schulman Herz, PlayHouse Children's Museum
C.J. Higgins, Community Volunteer
Elizabeth Kasper, Morgan Stanley
Sharon Kauzlarich, OSF Healthcare System
Becky Kentzel, OSF Healthcare System
Kim Leman, Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino
Jacqueline Matulis, OSF Healthcare System
Erin Peterson, OSF Healthcare System
Christina Robinson, Junior League of Peoria
Leanne Skuse, River City Construction, LLC
Jodi Tarter, Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino
Sheryl Tipton, Community Volunteer
Amira Vicari-Hills, Vonchen, Lawless, Trager, & Slevin
Tammy Waterworth, PNC

Questions about next year's event?
Contact Gina Edwards at at 309-674-5181, ext. 1234 or gina.edwards@unitedway.org