All the activities listed in this Newsbulletin would not be possible without the help of so many BHHA members and volunteers. The BHHA greatly appreciates the support provided by the Bishop Hill State Historic Site, the Bishop Hill Arts Council, Bishop Hill Children’s Group, the Old Settlers’ Association, VASA National Archives, Bishop Hill Volunteer Fire Department, Bishop Hill Tractor Association, Cambridge FFA, Galva FFA, Galva Leo Club, Galva Boy Scouts, community members, and numerous town businesses. Thank you everyone!
The Bishop Hill Heritage Association is also very thankful for the financial support of the following businesses and organizations: Community State Bank; Galesburg Community Foundation; Geneseo Foundation; Henry County Independent Insurance Agents Association; Illinois Arts Council Agency, a state agency; Illinois Humanities Council; Bill and Susan Sherrard Foundation; Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation; SWEA-Chicago; Swedish Council of America; Wilbur & Marilyn Nelson; State Bank of Toulon; Twinflower Inn Bed & Breakfast; Fox Tales International; and Verdandi Lodge. In addition, American Rescue Plan Funds from Henry County, approved by the Henry County Board, will also be used to finance events and advertising this year.