Heart of Illinois
United Way

Heart of Illinois United Way Competitive Campaign Awards

The Heart of Illinois United Way's Top 100 Campaigns are eligible to compete for these two awards.

Best in Class Award

The organization that demonstrates campaign excellence each year will be presented with a traveling trophy at the conclusion of the Heart of Illinois United Way's annual campaign. Based on a formula ranking three key campaign categories, the winner will be chosen based upon employee participation, per capita and percent increase.  A maximum of 100 points is available in each category, for a total of 300 points.

The 2016 Best in Class Award was presented to CEFCU. L-R Jana Stevens (CEFCU), Tom Jenkins, Sue Yoder Portscheller (CEFCU), Sara Rogers (CEFCU) and Katie McCord Jenkins.

The 2016 Best in Class Award was presented to CEFCU. L-R Jana Stevens (CEFCU), Tom Jenkins, Sue Yoder Portscheller (CEFCU), Sara Rogers (CEFCU) and Katie McCord Jenkins.

Previous Best in Class Winners:

  • 2016 CEFCU
  • 2015 Commerce Bank
  • 2014 Illinois Mutual
  • 2013 Morgan Stanley
  • 2012 PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Campaign Achievement Award

The organization that demonstrates campaign achievement will be presented with a traveling trophy at the conclusion of the Heart of Illinois United Way's annual campaign. The award will be based on the largest percentage increase in employee participation.

The 2016 Campaign Achievement Award was presented to CliftonLarsonAllen LLP. L-R is Stephanie Petri (CLA), Katie McCord Jenkins and Tom Jenkins, Melissa Yoder (CLA), and Kyla Greenhoe (CLA).

The 2016 Campaign Achievement Award was presented to CliftonLarsonAllen LLP. L-R is Stephanie Petri (CLA), Katie McCord Jenkins and Tom Jenkins, Melissa Yoder (CLA), and Kyla Greenhoe (CLA).

Previous Campaign Achievement Award Winners:

  • 2016 CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
  • 2015 Federal Companies
  • 2014 Morton Unit School District #709
  • 2013 River City Construction LLC
  • 2012 Morgan Stanley

2016 Heart of Illinois Award Winning Campaigns

Thank you our Gold, Silver and Bronze award-winning campaigns! At the end of each campaign year, each employee campaign is evaluated on a point system for their percent participation and per capita giving. Points are also earned for using campaign best practices such as attending training, hosting a speaker, participating in United Way events and CEO involvement. Campaigns that earn a total of 60-100 points are awarded a gold, silver or bronze award.

GOLD

Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois
Advanced Technology Services, Inc.
AMEC Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.
Ameren Illinois
American Red Cross - Central IL Chapter
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Associated Bank
Auto-Owners Insurance Co.
Baumgarten Distributing Co., Inc.
Belcan Corporation
Benjamin F. Edwards & Co.
Big Brothers Big Sisters, Heart of Illinois
Boy Scouts of America – W.D. Boyce Council
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Peoria, Inc.
Burklund Distributors, Inc.
Busey Bank
Callender & Co.
CASA of Peoria County
Caterpillar Inc.
CEFCU
The Center for Prevention of Abuse
The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
Central Illinois Agency on Aging
Central Illinois Bank
Children's Home Association of Illinois
Children's Hospital of Illinois
City of Peoria:
   – City Manager's Office,
   – City Mayor's Office,
   – Community Development
   – Finance Dept.,
   – Human Resources Dept.,
   – Legal Dept.
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Comcast
Commerce Bank
Common Place
Community Workshop & Training Center, Inc.
Costco
Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.
Crittenton Centers
Cullinan Properties, Ltd.
Deloitte LLP
Dewberry Architects Inc.
Easterseals Central Illinois
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Envision Insurance Group
EP!C
Ernst & Young LLP
The F&M Bank
FamilyCore
Farnsworth Group, Inc.
Federal Companies
First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
First State Bank of Illinois
G.W. Carver Association, Inc.
Goodwill Industries of Central Illinois
Greater Peoria Family YMCA
Hallmark Metamora Fixture Operations
Hanson Professional Services, Inc.
Hasselberg Grebe Snodgrass Urban & Wentworth
Heart of Illinois United Way
Heartland Bank & Trust Co.
Heartland Health Services
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C.
Hickory Point Bank
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
The Hult Center for Healthy Living, Inc.
IBEW Local #34
IBM
Illinois Federation of Teachers
Illinois Mutual
Illinois National Bank
Kavanagh, Scully, Sudow, White & Frederick, PC
Komatsu America Corp.
Labor Council of West Central Illinois
Lincoln Office, LLC
Merrill Lynch – Bank of America
Mexichem Specialty Resins
Morgan Stanley
Neighborhood House Association
Nixon Insurance Agency Inc.
OPEIU #9
OSF HealthCare
Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino
Peoria County Employees:
   – Administration,
   – Auditor's Dept.,
   – Finance Dept.,
   – Recycling & Resource Conservation Dept.,
   – Treasurer's Dept.
Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service
Peoria Housing Authority
Peoria Riverfront Museum
PNC
Prairie State Legal Services, Inc.
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & Cerulo
R. K. Dixon Company
Raymond James & Associates, Inc.
River City Construction, LLC
RLI
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.
RSM US LLP
Saint Francis Community Clinic
The Salvation Army
Schnucks Supermarket #721
South Side Office of Concern
South Side Trust & Savings Bank
Soy Capital Bank & Trust
Springfield Electric Supply Co.
Tazewell County Resource Centers, Inc.
Thompson Electronics Co.
Tri-County Peoria Urban League, Inc.
United Parcel Service
UnityPoint Health – Methodist | Proctor
UPS Supply Chain Solutions, Inc.
Vonachen Services Inc.
Wells Fargo
West Central Illinois Building & Construction Trades Council
Westervelt Johnson Nicoll & Keller, LLC

SILVER

Alzheimer's Association, Central Illinois Chapter
Bergner’s at Grand Prairie
Bergner’s at Sheridan Village
Bradley University
Central Illinois FRIENDS of PWA, Inc.
City of Peoria:
   – Clerk's Office,
   – Information Services,
   – Peoria Public Library
Dr. Pepper Snapple
FedEx
Habitat For Humanity - Greater Peoria Area
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Pearce Community Center
Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club
Peoria County Employees: Health Department, Planning & Zoning Dept.
Peoria Disposal Company
Quest Charter Academy
Regions Bank
Target Store #2824
Target Store #871
Tazwood Center for Wellness
We Care, Inc.

BRONZE

Bradfield's Inc.
East Peoria Comm. High School
Erie Insurance Group
Germantown Hills District #69
Getz Fire Equipment Co.
Greater Peoria Business Alliance
Green Chevrolet
Hagerty Steel & Aluminum
Hult Marketing
Human Service Center
Metamora Telephone Co.
Peoria Public Schools
Planned Parenthood Heart of Illinois
TJ Maxx #309
WEEK-TV/WHOI-TV
WORKERS UNITED #16

2016 Corporate Gifts

Thank you to the organizations who supported the Heart of Illinois United Way with corporate and organizational gifts last year.

$100,000+

Ameren Illinois
Caterpillar Inc.
CEFCU
Illinois Mutual
OSF HealthCare
RLI
UnityPoint Health - Methodist | Proctor

$50,000 - $99,999

Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois
Archer Daniels Midland Company
CGN Global
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Komatsu America Corp.
PNC

$25,000 - $49,999

Advanced Technology Services, Inc.
Bielfeldt Foundation
Federal Companies
Foremost Industrial Technologies
Raymond James & Associates, Inc.

$10,000 - $24,999

Commerce Bank
Keystone Steel & Wire Company
Lincoln Office, LLC
Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino
River City Construction, LLC
West Central Illinois Building & Construction Trades Council

$5,000 - $9,999

Altorfer Inc.
Comcast
IBEW Local #34
Illinois American Water Company
Illinois Piping Corp.
Mexichem Specialty Resins
Peoria Disposal Company
Quinn, Johnston, Henderson, Pretorius & Cerulo
South Side Trust & Savings Bank
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

$2,500 - $4,999

ABB Inc.
Baumgarten Distributing Co., Inc.
Busey Bank
Costco
Exelon
First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
First State Bank of Illinois
Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen, P.C.
Labor Council of West Central Illinois
Morgan Stanley
Peoria County Bar Association
The Quality Connection
United Parcel Service

$1,000 - $2,499

Advance Auto Parts
Alcast Company
Alexander Travel, Ltd. – Carlson Wagonlit Travel
Amalgamated Transit Union Local 416
Associated Bank
AT&T Inc.
Auto-Owners Insurance Co.
Bradfield’s Inc.
Central IL Business Publishers, Inc.
CNH Industrial Foundation
Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.
Dewberry Architects Inc.
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Erie Insurance Group
Evonik Goldschmidt Corporation
Farnsworth Group, Inc.
FMC Corporation
Getz Fire Equipment Co.
Green Chevrolet
Heartland Bank & Trust Co.
Hein Construction Co.
Hobart Corporation
Maurer-Stutz, Inc.
Metamora Telephone Co.
Millenia Professional Services of IL Ltd
Nationwide Insurance Co.
Nicor Gas
Pearl Companies
R. K. Dixon Company
Schnucks Supermarket #721
Springfield Electric Supply Co.
State Farm Companies Foundation
Target Store #2824
Target Store #871
The F&M Bank
The Mosaic Company
Wal-Mart Designations
Westlake Limited Partnership

$500 - $999

American Postal Workers Union
apaceDesign Architects & Engineers
Bard Optical
Bob Lindsay Honda
Burklund Distributors, Inc.
Cardtronics
Carpenters Local 237
Davis Insurance Agency
Dr. Pepper Snapple
Greater Peoria Family YMCA
Hagerty Steel & Aluminum
Hanson Professional Services, Inc.
IBEW #34 Retirees Club
Illinois National Bank
Kirby Risk Electrical Supply
Laser Electric
Liberty Mutual Group
Metamora Industries, LLC
Nixon Insurance Agency Inc.
Peoria Chiefs Baseball Club
PHD Services, L.L.C.
Prairie Farms Dairy Inc.
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.
Spence Tool & Rubber Co.
UFCW Local #536
Union Retiree Council of West Central IL
United Facilities, Inc.
Vonachen Services Inc.
Widmer Interiors