District 100 Foundation
100 Lincoln  Jerseyville, IL  62052
(618) 498-5561

Foundation Board

Bob Manns, President Helen Gubser, Vice President
Marsha Steckel, Secretary Alan Karcher, Treasurer
Shane DeSherlia, Director Kim Loy, Director
Jeff Fraley, Director John Palcheff, Director
Allison Lorton, Director James Whiteside, Director
 Lori Franke-Hopkins, Ex-Officio Member

District 100 Foundation Purposes...

  • Not for profit organization established as educational and charitable to promote welfare of Jersey CUSD No. 100
  • Assist in providing broader educational opportunities and services for students
  • Receive, hold and administer gifts to the district

As of January 2015 the District 100 Foundation has provided….

  • Teacher Mini Grants - $65,518 (82 individual grants)
    Various teachers from all schools apply for a Classroom mini grant.
    A committee is formed to make the final decision.

  • Foundation to School Grants - $96,168
    Each school is given award based on 6th day enrollment. Money is used to enhance the learning environment for the students.

  • CHARACTERplus - $7,000
    The Foundation has provided funding to Jersey County CHARACTERplus to continue their efforts in character education for all within Jersey county.

  • Scholarships - $249,500 (185 individual scholarships)
    Scholarship awards have been given to graduating seniors to assist in their college career. A committee is formed to receive and review the applications to make a final decision.

  • Music For Life Scholarships - $7,500 (15 students)
    Music for Life Scholarship was founded by Tom & Peggy Ryder. The scholarship is received by a senior student excelling in the music program.

  • Illinois State Scholars - $54,000 (108 students)

Scholarship and Mini Grant Information and Forms

Thanks to all the community members and businesses for
supporting the Foundation by providing donations
and/or supporting the Dinner Auction!

Foundation inquires should be sent to:
District 100 Foundation
100 Lincoln Ave
Jerseyville, IL 62052