SIU School of Medicine has been part of the Springfield Public School District #186 Partners in Education Adopt-a-School program since 1985. A volunteer committee of employees coordinate efforts each year. In April 2010, the Enos committee received the "Organization Agent of Service" award, co-sponsored by the Springfield Junior League and the University of Illinois Springfield. The award celebrates the achievements of local volunteers.
Enos has kindergarten through fifth grade students. Many of the students come from economically disadvantaged homes. The school is located at 524 West Elliott, two blocks northwest of SIU's 801 N. Rutledge building.
SIU shows support through:
We are always looking for volunteers from SIU. We can use almost any area of interest or skill. Sometimes the best thing to offer is yourself and a bit of time. Employees and students can fill out the volunteer form and return to Kim Stolba, 801 N. Rutledge, MC 9624, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Judy Harbison, Continuing Education; Nancy Kyrouac, Surgery; Kimberly Stolba, Student Affairs; Julie Robbs, Alumni Affairs; Susan Ryherd, Center for Clinical Research; Dr. Christine Todd, Medical Humanities; Dr. Tracey Smith, Hope Cherry and Dawn Mobley, Family & Community Medicine; Rebecca Budde, Lauren Murphy and Steve Sandstrom, Public Affairs; Vivian Williams, Financial Affairs Core; and Claudia Johnson, Enos Principal
For more information or to volunteer, contact an Enos committee member or Judy Harbison, 217-545-7711.
Mailing address is Enos Committee, SIU School of Medicine, Attn: Judy Harbison, P.O. Box 19602, Springfield, IL 62794-9602.
Visit Enos' website at www.springfield.k12.il.us/schools/enos