“Where there’s a will, there’s a way” – This old adage is ringing true throughout the classrooms of North Chicago School District 187.
Despite years of poor performance, community concerns and funding issues among one of the largest low-income populations in the state, school district administration officials are finally starting to see green shoots from the seeds of change they’ve planted in the years since the Illinois State Board of Education took oversight of the beleaguered district in 2012.


 Waukegan, IL— December 8, 2014 - The Lake County Community Foundation announces its 2015 competitive grant cycle is now open and Project Screening Forms will be accepted until Friday February 13, 2015.


 Waukegan, IL— December 4, 2014 - The Lake County Community Foundation announces
impactful changes among the Foundation’s board leadership.
During the November 2014 annual meeting Anne Reusché assumed the role of Chair. Reusché, 
daughter of founding board member Robert F. Reusché and owner of a communications 
consulting business, takes the role after A. Stewart Kerr’s two years of service as Chair. Kerr 
will remain active on the board and serve on the Executive Committee as Past Chair.