Building community well-being is not unlike building a house.

Guardian Angels Provide Shelter and Sanctuary
The Guardian Angel Home has served children in need for nearly two centuries.
Scaling New Heights!
Friendship House serves about 10,000 individuals each year, providing hope, respect and guidance towards a path to prosperity.
Keys to a Successful Fundraising Event
From building your team to thanking your partners, hosting a special event is no small task.
Get to know #themillennialdonor
The status quo is changing. Understanding the millennial donor is not something to continue putting off.

40 Leaders Alumnus of the Year

Are not-for-profits taking their name too literally?
Peer-to-peer lending, digital payment technologies, robo-advisors, insurtech, the blockchain. Can legacy companies adapt to this changing world… or will they be consumed by it?
Recognizing and adapting your organization to an ever-changing world

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The rebirth of the Peoria Holocaust Memorial, nationally known as the “Button Project,” is an important symbol of why we must be vigilant as a society.

Central Illinois Perspective
Changing Lives Through the Arts
Nitsch Theatre Arts provides a stepping stone for students to explore and experience the performing arts.
New Generations at the Spring Celebration
The Gerald M. Brookhart Arts in Education Spring Celebration heightens awareness of the arts as a vital component of young people’s development.
Point of Sail
An exciting platform for exploration and discovery, sailing will get you off the beaten path, to destinations far removed from the crowds. 
10 Tips for Public Wine Tasting
With the arrival of summer comes a slew of festivals and other tasting events. Here are 10 tips to help you sip and savor like a pro.
When she returned to Peoria in 2015, Mary Jo Papich picked up right where she left off—as one of the community’s foremost champions of the arts. 
Art-Space Peoria's “Artists Under 16” project sparks inspiration in local students.
Check out our arts calendar for things to do in May and June!