Knox Noted in Congressional Resolution

From: Congressional Record (Washington, DC)

Congressman Aaron Schock spoke before the U.S. House of Representatives in November “in honor of Community Foundations Week, and to recognize the millions of Americans who have joined together throughout our nation’s history to support charitable causes in their communities…

“In my home state of Illinois… I would like to highlight… the Galesburg Community Foundation… One of their most innovative projects is called KnoxCorps. This project teams with Knox College to place graduates at local non-profits to provide human capacity for initiatives and causes that affect the greater Galesburg area. The impact that has already been achieved is far reaching. This partnership has kept some of the best and the brightest in this small rural community, contributing to positive economic development, stronger communities, and a thriving spirit of service…” Read more [PDF]… More about KnoxCorps on the Knox College web site…