Shining light and bringing perspective through the arts and environmental sciences.

The change Sun Foundation works to strengthen & advance the arts & environmental sciences in rural and urban communities by providing quality & innovative programs, services, publications, research, regranting financial support and cooperative efforts for the general public, underserved groups, schools, Illinois artists and local arts organizations.

Arts & Science in the Woods:

Art and Science in the Woods is a weeklong day camp held at the Sun Foundation Art and Nature Center inthe month of June, where students age 6-18 can experience hands on learning and creative inspiration in a beautiful setting from professional artists and scientists.


Clean Water Celebration

The Clean Water Celebration is an environmental classroom for students, teachers, community leaders, and the general public. This two day, four-event program takes place in three different locations throughout the Peoria area. Clean Water Celebration encourages us to learn to improve water quality, to think critically and creatively about adequate and safe water supplies, and to promote the wise use of natural resources.

Community Arts Access Grant Program:

The Community Arts Access Re-Granting Program awards local schools, organizations, and individuals with funding to implement educational opportunities for students. Each year in cooperation with the Illinois Arts Council, the Sun Foundation awards arts grants in underserved areas of Bureau, Marshall, Stark, and Woodford counties.

Workshops Offered:

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Expeditions Offered:

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