When my youngest daughter was visiting the state and and the University if Illinois, she knew she could never be a Big Ten kind of galas she had great difficulty pronouncing Illini. Ah, well, on with the tour.
+ Over in Belleville, they offer a great list of Fundraising Ideas for the next big conference.
+ Because Chicago has one of the largest Polish based populations outside of, well, Poland, they have resources for Polish youth
+ CMD’s Certificate program is available in Joliet
+ Peoria lists out various links including to the Catholic Charismatic Renewal
+ Matt Schwartz is the director in Rockford and the site reveals that his Confirmation name (chosen when he was 12) is John Bosco, patron of youth and youth workers.
+ Springfield makes their Directory_of_Services available on-line
So, this concludes another virtual visit to the home-state of presidents. Hey, Illini, comment away with what else we should know about your state.