Help us raise $200,000

August 1st - September 30th: Tinervin Family Foundation has agreed to match dollar for dollar, up to $100,000.

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Board of Directors

Western Avenue Community Center’s Board of Directors


Executive Board

Chairman of the Board: Mike Jones, State Farm Retiree

Board President: Ulises Napoles, Vice President, First Site

Board Vice President: Chris Hunt, Director of Merchandise, Sherman’s

Board Secretary: Dennis Steele, Funk Seed Retiree

Board Treasurer: Jeff Gendron, Young America Realty


Other Members

Toni Farrington, Philanthropist

Bob Hermes, Owner of Hermes Service and Sale

Michelle Mancias, State Farm

Tom Good, Market President in McLean County for First Busey Corporation

Dawna Tucci, Former teacher/Philanthropist

Joni Staley, Director of Corporate and Foundation Philanthropy, Illinois State University