The Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation has appointed Steve Hardin of Mattoon to its governing board of directors.
Hardin owns of Jack and Bill’s Clothing, a specialty clothing shop featuring tailored men’s clothing and tuxedos in Mattoon. He has 46 years of business experience and has been the owner of Jack and Bill’s for 38 years. Hardin attended Spoon River Community College and Bradley University where he focused on marketing and retailing. After completing his education in 1968, Hardin began working at the Mattoon location of Jack and Bill’s and took over the business as owner in 1977.
According to Joedy Hightower, President/CEO of the Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation, “Mr. Hardin joins a long tradition of strong leaders who have the capacity to provide wise council and seasoned judgment to guide this regional organization.”
Additional information regarding the Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation may be obtained from Joedy Hightower at (217) 342-4988 or by visiting www.enrichingourcommunity.org.