The White County Soil and Water District continues to partner with American Farmland Trust and other conservation agencies to assist farmers with a new program opportunity, Illinois Cover Crop Initiative (ICCI). Important Facts: Incentive payments ($10/acre) are available for cover crops planted by December 1, 2022. Signup deadline has... Read More.
State to Provide Total of $4.5 Million in Grants to Organizations Across Illinois SPRINGFIELD, Ill. –Governor JB Pritzker and Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton announced today the Healing Illinois initiative in response to the racial disparities highlighted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Launched in... Read More.
Pictured in Mariah Minor RN, FMH Skilled Care Unit Manager, accepting the award on behalf of Fairfield Memorial Hospital. Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Skilled Care Unit has received national recognition for meeting the Quality Initiative... Read More.
Sexual Assault Family Emergencies (SAFE) has received a $4,750 grant from Ameren Illinois to be used for their school-age education and prevention training program. Mary Harrington, Executive Director of Sexual Assault Family Emergencies, stated, “We are grateful for Ameren Illinois’ continued support of our programs... Read More.
With another milestone in the rearview mirror, Rend Lake College is one step closer to reaccreditation through the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The on-going, 10-year process includes five major components – one of which is the Quality Initiative Report. Last month, the college received... Read More.
On April 5 in the Illinois State Capitol, leaders from Fairfield Memorial Hospital displayed a quality improvement initiative poster to improve stroke therapy treatment and outcomes, along with shared with legislators how this initiative has benefited patients, families and communities while reducing healthcare costs.
As part of Illinois' commitment to improving quality, equity and access to education, Governor Bruce Rauner and Secretary of Education Beth Purvis today met with students taking part in the Lead Higher Initiative at Belleville West High School. Illinois is the first state... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is launching its new Faith-Based Million Hearts® Initiative during American Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease is the nation’s number one cause of death. However, it can be prevented in some cases by making healthy choices and managing heart... Read More.
Pictured, from left, are Illinois Eastern Community Colleges CEO Terry Bruce, Wabash Valley College President Dr. Matt Fowler, DCEO Deputy Director for Business Development Victor Narusis, DCEO Southern Region... Read More.