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2014 Money Ball Golf Ball Drop

The balls drop at the Belleville Campus

Pictured at the event are, from left, fourth-place winner Alyssa Happy of Belleville; Kashmir the Snow Leopard; fifth-place winner Adult Basic Education Intake and Retention Coordinator Anne Schmitt; second-place winner Enrollment Services Registration and Admissions Clerk Julie Boeschen; and St. Louis Cardinals mascot Fredbird. All proceeds from the golf ball drop will benefit student scholarships.

Save the Date for these 2014 Foundation Events!

Sunday, Oct. 26
Run for a reason at the Kashmir Dash 5k Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. at the Belleville Campus. See a map of the course.  Download the registration form.

Register online.


Saturday, Nov. 1
The renowned Duquesne University Tamburitzans troupe will once again perform at the Granite City High School Performing Arts Center. To purchase tickets, call 618-235-2700, ext. 5663. 

Scholarship Update

Please continue to apply for scholarships through eSTORM throughout the year. By applying before Dec. 31, you may be eligible for any Foundation Scholarship that becomes available in the spring. 

See the application checklist and list of scholarships.

Check out other available scholarships at SWIC.

Gifts to the Foundation

The SWIC Foundation Board and Foundation staff thank those who have donated to help students pursue their education and to enhance the college.

Contribute online using our secure donation form or mail a completed donation form along with your check to:

Southwestern Illinois College Foundation
2500 Carlyle Avenue
Belleville, IL 62221

Alumni Program

Stay in touch and reconnect  

Join the SWIC Alumni page on LinkedIn!

Employee Giving Campaign

The 2014 Foundation Employee Giving Campaign has set a new record of giving! Thanks to the generosity of the SWIC family, the campaign raised $54,570 in support of students and enhancement programming. This amount exceeded the previous record by $2,578. Thank you to all who donated!

Our Mission

The Southwestern Illinois College Foundation exists to maintain and enhance the quality of life by developing friends and funds for support of the educational cultural and service goals of Southwestern Illinois College.

The SWIC Foundation promotes excellence by securing gifts for special educational and cultural activities that are not part of the college budget.


Legal and Tax Information

Our official corporate name is Southwestern Illinois College Foundation.
This name should be used in all legal documents. Gifts to the Southwestern Illinois college Foundation qualify as charitable contributions to an IRS Section 501 (C)(3) organization for federal estate and gift tax purposes.