Posts tagged Youth
State Farm, BACC Partnership Helps Area Youth Gain Job Skills

State Farm and the Bloomington Area Career Center  (BACC) are partnering this week to provide mock interviews for high school students for the seventh year in a row.Nearly 400 students will participate in the week-long program at the State Farm Oakland Avenue Building in Bloomington. The first session was held Friday, February 23, and runs Monday through Thursday next week.

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Annual Community Grants Awarded by "Youth Engaged in Philanthropy"

A student-powered philanthropic organization awarded $10,000 in grants to nonprofits serving children and teens in Central Illinois.Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP), a group of 25 high school students from McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan Counties, presented the awards to recipients Sunday afternoon at the University Galleries in Uptown Normal.

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