We have dedicated decades of service to the greater Bloomington-Normal community. Not only have we sought to bring new business to McLean County, but we’ve also sought to improve the lives of our fellow community members—especially students seeking higher education. A summary of Meredith’s and the Lovelass families various supporting roles for local and area educational institutions follows:

Involvements with Illinois State University:

  • Member of the 1857 Society: recognizes cumulative, lifetime giving and commitment to ISU
  • College of Business-Department of Marketing, Scholarship
  • College of Business-Department of Management and Quantitative Methods-Scholarship
  • College of Education-Laboratory Schools-Scholarships to ISU
  • Weisbecker Scholarship Fund
  • Mennonite College of Nursing-Scholarships
  • Meredith and Tom Lovelass – Service Award Recipients 2016 Mennonite College of Nursing at ISU
  • ISU Food Bank Donation: Donor and Volunteer roles

Community Involvements:

  • Heartland Community College Foundation, Normal, IL-Scholarship and Food Bank Donor and Volunteer Roles
  • Danville Area Community College Danville, IL-Scholarship and Food Bank Donor, and Volunteer Roles
  • ISU Food Bank Donation: Donor and Volunteer roles
  • Midwest Food Bank, Normal, IL.-Donor
  • Eastern Illinois Food Bank, Urbana, IL.-Donor

Meredith’s Unique Involvements:

  • Member Emeritus: Strategy and Planning Council, Mennonite College of Nursing at ISU
  • Member: Mennonite College of Nursing 2019 100th Gala Committee
  • Member Emeritus: BNCC (Bloomington Normal Community Campus Committee)
  • Member: B/N Parents Organization
  • Member: Heartland Community College Foundation
  • Member: PEO (PEO (Philanthropic Educational Organization, supporting women)