United Way of Northeast Arkansas

The United Way of Northeast Arkansas is located in Jonesboro, AR United Way of Northeast Arkansas is an organization dedicated to helping people. This is accomplished by staff and volunteers who assess community needs, raise funds, allocate resources, and encourage collaborative effortsto build a stronger and healthier community. Great Expectations Foundation rewarded them with a $1,000 grantContinue reading “United Way of Northeast Arkansas”

Friends of Madison County Child Advocacy Center

The Friends of Madison County Child Advocacy Center is located in Wood River, IL The mission of the Madison County Child Advocacy Center is to provide a professional and child-friendly environment to assist in the investigation of allegations of child abuse, provide access to services and treatment for victims and their families and raise awarenessContinue reading “Friends of Madison County Child Advocacy Center”

Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas

The Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas is located in Jonesboro, AR The mission of the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas provides hunger relief to people in need by raising awareness, securing resources, and distributing food through a network of non-profit agencies and program. Since 1983 the Food Bank has distributed 66 million pounds of foodContinue reading “Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas”

Jefferson County CEO

The Jefferson County CEO is located in Mt.Vernon, IL. The mission of the Jefferson County CEO class is to teach entrepreneurship to high school juniors and seniors. Entrepreneurship education seeks to prepare people, especially youth, to be responsible, enterprising individuals who become entrepreneurs or entrepreneurial thinkers and contribute to economic development and sustainable communities. The CEO programContinue reading “Jefferson County CEO”

Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School

The Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School is located in East St.Louis, IL. Their mission: to inspire, prepare, and empower kindergarten through grade 8 students in East St. Louis and surrounding communities, to become the next generation of wholesome, responsible, and dedicated leaders of their communities and of our world. Great Expectations Foundation rewarded them withContinue reading “Sister Thea Bowman Catholic School”

Boys and Girls Club of Poplar Bluff Missouri

The Boys and Girls Club of Poplar Bluff is located in Poplar Bluff, MO. Boys & Girls Clubs of Poplar Bluff provides a safe place to learn and grow in a fun and safe environment. Children build ongoing relationships with caring, adult professionals through life-enhancing programs and character development experiences, which helps in building self-respect and positiveContinue reading “Boys and Girls Club of Poplar Bluff Missouri”

Perry-Jackson Child Advocacy Center

Perry-Jackson Child Advocacy Center has locations in Pickneyville, IL and Murphysboro, IL The mission of the Perry-Jackson Child Advocacy Center is to coordinate a timely, comprehensive, and multi-disciplinary response to child sexual abuse and serious physical abuse allegations in a safe, agency neutral, child focused setting. Great Expectations Foundation rewarded them with a $1,000 grant toContinue reading “Perry-Jackson Child Advocacy Center”