American Legion honors Boys and Girls State Program contributors

   Pictured from left: Bank of O'Fallon President Richard Thoman is presented with a Certificate of Appreciation by Herb Roach, Chairman of Post 137's Boys and Girls State Programs. (Submitted Photo)

Pictured from left: Bank of O’Fallon President Richard Thoman is presented with a Certificate of Appreciation by Herb Roach, Chairman of Post 137’s Boys and Girls State Programs. (Submitted Photo)

The O’Fallon American Legion Post 137 recently presented Certificates of Appreciation to The O’Fallon Boosters Club, O’Fallon Township Officers and Trustees and the Bank of O’Fallon for their contributions that helped sponsor young men and young ladies from the O’Fallon area that attended the Illinois American Legions Boys and Girls State Programs. These programs are held at Eastern Illinois University.  They are designed to develop Leadership, Public Speaking and Knowledge of Government.