Sister Helen Prejean Visits the Belleville Campus
Acclaimed "Dead Man Walking" author and activist Sister Helen Prejean (center, with pennant) discussed the death penalty and social justice in a pair of presentations Thursday, March 27 at Southwestern Illinois College. The presentations were made possible through a Foundation Enhancement Grant Award.
Save the Date for these 2014 Foundation Events!
Friday, May 2
Don't miss out on the college's annual Trivia Night and Auction. Whether you're a trivia buff or just like bidding on cool items, you won't want to miss this fun night. Get more details about the auction here.
Friday, May 16
Swing for SWIC at the Sam Wolf Granite City Campus Annual Golf Scramble. Download the registration form.
Selections for the fall 2014 semester are in process. Notifications will be sent out starting June. Please continue to apply for scholarships through eSTORM. We will continue to accept applications and make awards until all scholarships have been filled.
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 check to
Southwestern Illinois College Foundation
2500 Carlyle Avenue
Belleville, IL 62221
Welcome New Foundation Board Members!
- Carol Bartle
- Debra Harriman
- Mark Lee
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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!
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.
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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.