2018 Afternoon Trivia

April 12th, 2018

Click here to download the 2018 Afternoon Trivia Flyer, fill out and return with registration fee.
Click here to download the 2018 Trivia Donation form, fill out and return with donation. 2018 TNF Trivia Flyer

Hometown Heroes Featured in AdVantageNews.com

November 30th, 2017

The Nicol Foundation’s Hometown Heroes program has been featured on the AdVantageNEWS.com website. These banners honoring our veterans are a great show of respect and make a perfect gift for any holiday. Thank you to everyone who’s helped spread awareness of Hometown Heroes!

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CEO Empowerment Day Success!

October 10th, 2017

Trivia Night

August 8th, 2017

Click here to download the Trivia Night Flyer, fill out and return with registration fee.
Click here to download the Trivia Donation form, fill out and return with donation.  

2017 CEO Scholarships

August 7th, 2017

2017 CEO Empowerment Day

May 7th, 2017

2016 Year In Review

December 7th, 2016

Jakul earns CEO Scholarship

August 7th, 2016

The Nicol Foundation honored Granite City Senior High School senior Clayton Jakul with the Foundation’s Granite City CEO Irvin O. Nicol Memorial Scholarship at the 2016 Senior Recognition Ceremony for Granite City High School. A student of the CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities) class, Jakul was also a member of the National Honor Society and Social Studies Club at Granite City High School and played on the GCHS soccer team. Jakul also volunteers his service to the Madison Fire Department.
Requirements for the Nicol Foundation scholarship are to:

  • Be an active enrollee and participant in the CEO Class.
  • Obtain four character references from:
    • A teacher or administrator
    • A business leader/mentor
    • A Church/Synagogue leader
    • And an at large reference.
  • Compose a 500 word (or less) essay on “American Exceptionalism”.

Trivia Night

May 17th, 2016

Trivia Night

Friday, September 23, 2016
Collinsville VFW Post*
1234 Vandalia St., Collinsville, Il 62234
Doors Open @ 6 PM   —  Trivia begins @ 7 PM Sharp!!!
*The VFW sponsors a fish fry on Friday nights. Come early and enjoy a delicious fish sandwich before we play!

Cash prize awarded to the top table!
You can bring your own snacks, but all drinks MUST be purchased from the bar.
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$120 per table (up to 8 people) or $15 per person
Tables MUST be paid for in advance – Please register by Friday, Sept. 16, 2016
Raffle Items, 50/50, Round Sponsorships and other opportunities to support TNF are available.
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Make checks payable to and return reservation (below) to:
The Nicol Foundation
#1 Executive Park,
P. O. Box 907
Granite City. IL 62040-0907

For more information about
The Nicol Foundation : www.thenicolfoundation.org

For any questions, contact the Foundation office at: (618) 931-2333 or Dale Bohn at: (618) 980-0119

Please click here to download the PDF form and return with registration fee.
Please use one form per table registration.
Need a Team? Individual participants will be assigned randomly to a team.

Gosebrink Earns Nicol Foundation’s Belleville CEO Scholarship

May 15th, 2016
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(From left) Beth Nicol, (The Nicol Foundation (TNF) Co-founder), Helen Creson (Forrest Creson’s widow), Kevin Nicol (TNF Co-founder & President), Cassandra Amorado (CEO student & honoree), Heather Gosebrink (CEO student & Scholarship recipient), Alijah Gillespie (CEO student & honoree), Dale Bohn (TNF Board Member), Steve Creson (Forrest Creson’s son)

The Nicol Foundation honored Althoff High School senior Heather Gosebrink with the Foundation’s inaugural Belleville CEO Forrest T. Creson Memorial Scholarship at a 2016 Senior-Parent Recognition Ceremony for Althoff students on May 1st at Fisher’s Restaurant. A student of the CEO (Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities) class, Gosebrink was also an Honor Roll student active on the Althoff Golf Team, Student Council, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, St. Vincent de Paul, Crusaders Against Alcohol and Drugs and Rotary Interact Club. Also recognized were CEO honor students Cassandra Amorado, Alijah Gillespie and Jessica Stern.

Requirements for the Nicol Foundation scholarship are to:

  • Be an active enrollee and participant in the CEO Class.
  • Obtain four character references from:
    • A teacher or administrator
    • A business leader/mentor
    • A Church/Synagogue leader
    • And an at large reference.
  • Compose a 500 word (or less) essay on “American Exceptionalism”.

Forrest-T-Creson-Memorial-Scholarship

The Nicol Foundation (TNF) was established in 2014 by retired educators Kevin & Beth Nicol to honor family and the Nicol Financial Services businesses. With a mission to support “Faith-based” American Exceptionalism, TNF is non-denominational and supports Entrepreneurism through creativity, innovation and most importantly, self-reliance. Offices are located near Granite City within the Nicol Financial Services Executive Park by Highways 203 and 270. To contact TNF; Phone: 618-931-2333 or website: www.thenicolfoundation.org.