Champaign County Home and Community Education is part of the State IAHCE organization that was formed in 1924 to help women become better home economists.
Today, HCE continues to focus on the home as well as Cultural Arts, International Awareness, Family and Community Issues.
Our Cultural Arts event will be October 26th – members will bring their handmade projects and crafts to display and 8 items will be selected to send to our State Conference where they will be judged.
The Country of Study for 2017 is the Philippines. Our International Luncheon will be November 29th – at the Farm Bureau Auditoruim, 801 County Fair Dr., Champaign. Time TBA
Family and Community Issues
Our topic of study for this year is Elder Abuse. Also our County and Units are supporting Development Service Center group homes in Champaign County. Another project is making Weighted Blankets for Autistic Children in Champaign County.