Heart of Illinois
United Way

Heart of Illinois United Way Competitive Campaign Awards

The Heart of Illinois United Way's Top 100 Campaigns are eligible to compete for these two awards.

Best in Class Award

2015 Best in Class Award, Commerce Bank Michael Stephan (HOIUW) and James Weekley (Commerce Bank)

2015 Best in Class Award, Commerce Bank: Michael Stephan (HOIUW) and James Weekley (Commerce Bank)

The organization that demonstrates campaign excellence each year will be presented with a traveling trophy at the conclusion of the Heart of Illinois United Way's annual campaign. Based on a formula ranking three key campaign categories, the winner will be chosen based upon employee participation, per capita and percent increase.  A maximum of 100 points is available in each category, for a total of 300 points.

Previous Best in Class Winners:

  • 2015 Commerce Bank
  • 2014 Illinois Mutual
  • 2013 Morgan Stanley
  • 2012 PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Campaign Achievement Award

L-R, From Federal Companies -Kevin McLaren, Mark Bugaieski, and Bill Cirone; Michael Stephan, HOI United Way; and  Rick Dokey, Jeff Bogdan, Bruce Resler, and Heather Nelson from Federal Companies.

L-R, From Federal Companies -Kevin McLaren, Mark Bugaieski, and Bill Cirone; Michael Stephan, HOI United Way; and Rick Dokey, Jeff Bogdan, Bruce Resler, and Heather Nelson from Federal Companies.

The organization that demonstrates campaign achievement will be presented with a traveling trophy at the conclusion of the Heart of Illinois United Way's annual campaign. The award will be based on the largest percentage increase in employee participation.

Previous Campaign Achievement Award Winners:

  • 2015 Federal Companies
  • 2014 Morton Unit School District #709
  • 2013 River City Construction LLC
  • 2012 Morgan Stanley

2015 Heart of Illinois Award Winning Campaigns

Thank you our Gold, Silver and Bronze award-winning campaigns! At the end of each campaign year, each employee campaign is evaluated on a point system for their percent participation and per capita giving. Points are also earned for using campaign best practices such as attending training, hosting a speaker, participating in United Way events and CEO involvement. Campaigns that earn a total of 60-100 points are awarded a gold, silver or bronze award.

GOLD

Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois
Advanced Technology Services, Inc.
Alzheimer’s Association
AMEC Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.
Ameren Illinois
American Red Cross - Central IL Chapter
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Arthritis Foundation, Heartland Region, Inc.
Associated Bank
Baumgarten Distributing Co., Inc.
Bearing Distributors, Inc.
Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Boy Scouts of America - W.D. Boyce Council
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Peoria, Inc.
Burklund Distributors, Inc.
Busey Bank
Callender & Co.
Caterpillar Inc.
CEFCU
Center for Prevention of Abuse
The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
Central Illinois Agency on Aging
Central Illinois Bank
Central Illinois FRIENDS of PWA, Inc.
Children’s Home Association of Illinois
Children’s Hospital of Illinois
City of Peoria: City Manager’s Office, Finance, Legal Dept. and Personnel
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Comcast
Commerce Bank
Common Place, Inc.
Community Workshop & Training Center, Inc.
COSTCO
Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.
Crittenton Centers
Deloitte LLP
Dewberry Architects Inc.
Easter Seals Central Illinois
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Envision Insurance Group
EP!C
Ernst & Young LLP
FamilyCore
Farnsworth Group, Inc.
Federal Companies
First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
First State Bank of Illinois
The F&M Bank
FMC Corporation
G.W. Carver Association, Inc.
Hallmark Metamora Fixture Operations
Hanson Professional Services, Inc.
Hasselberg Grebe Snodgrass Urban & Wentworth
Hawk Agency, Inc.
Heart of Illinois United Way
Heartland Community Health Clinic
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C.
Hickory Point Bank
Hobart Corporation
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
The Hult Center for Healthy Living, Inc.
IBEW Local #34
IBM
Illinois Federation of Teachers
Illinois Mutual
Illinois National Bank
Komatsu America Corp.
Labor Council of West Central Illinois
Lincoln Office, LLC
Merrill Lynch - Bank of America
Mexichem Specialty Resins
Morgan Stanley
Neighborhood House Association
Nixon Insurance Agency Inc.
OPEIU #9
OSF Healthcare System
Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino
Pearl Companies
Peoria County Employees:
          Auditor Dept., County Administration, Finance Dept., Recycling & Resource  
          Conservation Dept., Regional Office of Education
Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service
Peoria Housing Authority
PNC
Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & Cerulo
R. K. Dixon Company
Raymond James & Associates, Inc.
River City Construction, LLC
RLI
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.
RSM US LLP
Saint Francis Community Clinic
The Salvation Army
Schnucks Supermarket #721
South Side Office of Concern
South Side Trust & Savings Bank
Soy Capital Bank & Trust
Target Store #871
Tazewell County Employees: County Board
Tazewell County Resource Centers, Inc.
Tazwood Center for Wellness
Tri-County Peoria Urban League, Inc.
Tri-County Regional Planning Commission
United Auto Workers Local 974
United Parcel Service
UnityPoint Health - Methodist | Proctor
UPS Supply Chain Solutions, Inc.
Vonachen, Lawless, Trager & Slevin
Vonachen Services Inc.
We Care, Inc.
Wells Fargo
West Central Illinois Building  & Construction Trades Council

SILVER

Auto-Owners Insurance Co.
Bergner’s
Bergner’s at Grand Prairie
Bradley University
CASA of Peoria County
City of Peoria:   Info Services
Cullinan Properties, Ltd.
FedEx
Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois
Greater Peoria Family YMCA
Habitat For Humanity - Greater Peoria Area
Heartland Bank & Trust Co.
HomeGoods
Human Service Center
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Morton Unit School District #709
Pearce Community Center
Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club
Peoria County Employees:
          Court’s Administration, Planning & Zoning,
          Recorder of Deeds Office, Treasurer’s Office
Peoria Disposal Company
Quest Charter Academy
Springfield Electric Supply Co.
Target Store #2824
Tazewell County Employees: EMA Department
WORKERS UNITED #16

BRONZE

Bradfield’s Inc.
City of Peoria:    Clerk’s Office, Community Development, Peoria Public Library
East Peoria Community High School
Erie Insurance Group
Germantown Hills District #69
Greater Peoria Business Alliance
Green Chevrolet
Hagerty Steel & Aluminum
Illinois American Water Company
Kavanagh, Scully, Sudow, White & Frederick, PC
Lutheran Hillside Village
Macy’s Central
Marshalls
Midas Auto Service Experts
Planned Parenthood Heart of Illinois
Tazewell County Employees: Health Department
TJ Maxx #309
WEEK-TV/WHOI-TV

2015 Corporate Gifts

Thank you to the organizations who supported the Heart of Illinois United Way with corporate and organizational gifts last year.

$100,000+

Ameren Illinois
Caterpillar Inc.
CGN Global
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
UnityPoint Health - Methodist | Proctor

$50,000 - $99,999

Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois
Archer Daniels Midland Company
CEFCU
Illinois Mutual
Komatsu America Corp.
OSF Healthcare System
PNC
RLI

$25,000 - $49,999

Advanced Technology Services, Inc.
Bielfeldt Foundation
Federal Companies
JPMorgan Chase & Company
Raymond James & Associates Inc.

$10,000 - $24,999

Commerce Bank
Lincoln Office, LLC
Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino
River City Construction, LLC
West Central Illinois Building  & Construction Trades Council

$5,000 - $9,999

Altorfer Inc.
Illinois American Water Company
Illinois Piping Corp.
Keystone Steel & Wire Company
Peoria Disposal Company
Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & Cerulo
South Side Trust & Savings Bank
State Farm Companies Foundation

$2,500 - $4,999

ABB Inc.
AT&T Inc.
Baumgarten Distributing Co., Inc.
Busey Bank
COSTCO
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
Hallmark Metamora Fixture Operations
Hawk Agency, Inc.
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C.
IBEW Local #34
Labor Council of West Central Illinois
Mexichem Specialty Resins
Peoria County Bar Association
The Quality Connection
United Parcel Service

$1,000 - $2,499

Alexander Travel, Ltd. - Carlson Wagonlit Travel
Amalgamated Transit Union Local 416
Associated Bank
Auto-Owners Insurance Co.
Bradfield’s Inc.
Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.
Dewberry Architects Inc.
Erie Insurance Group
Evonik Goldschmidt Corporation
Exelon
Farnsworth Group, Inc.
First State Bank of Illinois
FMC Corporation
Getz Fire Equipment Co.
Green Chevrolet
Heartland Bank & Trust Co.
Hein Construction Co.
Henricksen & Company
Hickory Point Bank
Hobart Corporation
JC Penney Company, Inc.
Maurer-Stutz, Inc.
Metamora Telephone Co.
Millenia Professional Services of IL Ltd
Mosaic
Nationwide Insurance Co.
Nicor Gas
Pearl Companies
PHD Services LLC
R.K. Dixon Company
Schnucks Supermarket #721
Target Store #2824
Target Store #871
The F&M Bank
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

$500 - $999

American Postal Workers Union
apaceDesign Architects & Engineers
Burklund Distributors, Inc.
Case New Holland
Davis Insurance Agency
Dr. Pepper Snapple
Greater Peoria Family YMCA
Hagerty Steel & Aluminum
Hanson Professional Services, Inc.
IBEW #34 Retirees Club
Illinois National Bank
Kirby Risk Electrical Supply
Laser Electric
Liberty Mutual Group
Macy’s Central
Prairie Farms Dairy Inc.
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.
Spence Tool & Rubber Co.
TIAA-CREF
UFCW Local #536
Union Retiree Council of West Central IL
United Facilities, Inc.
Vonachen Services Inc.
Widmer Interiors