Campus & Community Partnerships

Partners in Education

Partners in Education is a non-profit organization which seeks to facilitate business and education partnerships through programs and alliances which provide opportunities for diverse students to interact with the world of work. PIE serves grades K-12 and provides numerous education to careers programs and activities for these students.

Contact information:

Partners in Education
One College Park, Room E182
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: (217) 875-7211, ext. 575
Web: http://pie.richland.edu

Macon County Soil and Water Conservation District

Macon County Soil & Water Conservation District LogoIn December 2002, the Macon County Soil and Water Conservation District (MCSWCD) dedicated its new Conservation Center building located on the Richland Community College grounds. This partnership between a community college and Soil and Water Conservation District is the second in the nation. The building houses the offices of the Soil and Water Conservation District and the USDA. The MCSWCD is dedicated to improving lake Decatur Watershed and the economic prosperity of Macon County while improving the environment and habitat for wildlife.

Contact information:

Macon County Soil and Water Conservation District
4004 E. College Park Decatur, IL 62521
Phone: (217) 877-5670, ext. 3
Web: www.maconcountyswcd.net