From Illinois Business Journal news services
EDWARDSVILLE – Gori Julian & Associates has signed on as the Legacy Sponsor of the inaugural Legacy Awards to be hosted by the Edwardsville Community Foundation.
The annual event, now in its first year, will take place on Dec. 3 at the Leclaire Room in Edwardsville.
The Legacy Awards will honor those who have impacted the Edwardsville, Glen Carbon and surrounding communities through extraordinary contributions in giving and philanthropic acts. The award recipients include an exceptional business and an outstanding philanthropist. Several local nonprofits throughout the area will also be highlighted for their generosities.
“It’s an honor to be the Legacy Sponsor for the first-ever Legacy Awards,” said Randy Gori of Gori Julian. “Our commitment to those in need is one of the pillars of Gori Julian & Associates so we are happy to support an organization such as Edwardsville Community Foundation because their work benefits so many lives.”
KMOX-1120 AM Radio personality Charlie Brennan will be the emcee for the evening.
The Legacy Awards will include a sit-down dinner, an awards presentation, live music and cocktails. To find out how you can become a sponsor, email the ECF at email@example.com or call them at (855)3223. For more information on the event, visit them online at http://www.geacf.org/.