CCDC Foundation supports several initiatives in Champaign County that improve terrestrial habitat, which has several co-benefits such as improved air and water quality.

Site Awards

CCDC Foundation awards excellence in site design. The Site Awards honor outstanding planning and design projects that exemplify the goals and values of the Foundation. A few previous site award winners include:

  • Hallene Gateway – University of Illinois
  • Champaign-Urbana Herb Society Garden – Champaign County Nursing Home
  • Boulware Trail – Champaign Park District
  • Brooks-Warfel Park – Village of Mahomet
  • Williams Flower Garden – Sidney
  • Idea Garden – Champaign County Master Gardeners

Boneyard Creek Community Day

For the past 15 years, CCDC Foundation has supported Boneyard Creek Community Day – a volunteer event that includes litter pick up, invasive species removal, and an educational fair.