iBi - May 2018

by Sandra Rossetti Mitchell
Photography by Bruce Brown

The Greater Peoria Honor Flight ensures that local veterans receive the thanks they deserve.

Changing the World At Home

by Jim Burwitz

Since its humble beginnings, CFCI has invested more than $75 million in grants, among other services, to the Peoria-area community.

The Power of Giving Circles

by Kristen L. Berchtold
Central Illinois Association of Fundraising Professionals

Giving together for greater impact… giving circles bring collective power to the grassroots.

Opening Hearts and Changing Lives

by Jon Neidy
Acorn Equality Fund

The Acorn Equality Fund works to advance the education, health and civil rights of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons and their allies.

Relief for Working Caregivers

by Mitch Forrest
Central Illinois Agency on Aging, Inc.

Caregivers often experience a range of difficult issues in the struggle to balance work and family life.

Champions of Collaboration

by Rich Draeger
The Salvation Army

It’s up to all of us to work together to answer the problems facing our communities.