The Richland Foundation Board of Directors cordially invites you and a guest to attend the Richland Community College Annual Awards & Celebration as we recognize the collective impact that you have made on Richland Community College, our community, and our students.

Thursday, July 20, 2023
Country Club of Decatur
135 N Country Club Rd Decatur, Il 62521

5PM Cocktails
6PM Dinner
7PM Program & Awards

Please RSVP by July 10, 2023, using the form below or by contacting the Foundation. If you have dietary restrictions, seating preferences or need accommodations, please contact Debbie Ellison at or 217.875.7200 ext. 6350.


College Awards

  • Professor Emeritus | John Daum
  • Professor Emeritus | Rosemarie King-Grindy
  • Outstanding Faculty of the Year | Jennifer Bollinger
  • Outstanding Adjunct Faculty of the Year | Arnold Banning
  • Staff Emeritus | Robin Bollhorst
  • Distinguished Alumnus of the Year | Ben Andreas
  • Faculty Promotion | Dr. Shelly Baldwin

Foundation Awards

  • Distinguished Service Award | Teena Zindel-McWilliams
  • Outstanding Philanthropic Organization | Caterpillar Foundation
  • Outstanding Philanthropists of the Year | David & Judy Koshinski

Novak Mission Impact Award

  • Decatur Public Schools
  • Dr. Jeanelle Norman

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