Several local residents will be honored for their community contributions at this year’s upcoming Fill the Treasure Chest Service Awards Dinner.
Now in its 15th year, the event is put on by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Peoria.
It will be held Saturday November 11th at 6 p.m. at Mt. Hawley Country Club.
Awards to be presented include the Heart of Illinois United Way it Matters Award, the Patrick T. Sullivan Award for Community Service, the Nick and Dr. Sandra Adkins Educational Service Award, and the Children’s Charity Award presented by Caterpillar.
Vincent F. Cornelius, President of the Illinois State Bar Association will be the guest speaker.
All proceeds from this event support the organization’s tutoring and mentoring programs.