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DAILY NORTH SHORE: New HPCF Director Spreads Awareness

HIGHLAND PARK/HIGHWOOD – After Terri Olian was appointed the first executive director of the Highland Park Community Foundation (HPCF) by Chairman Peter Flanzer, she was so excited she wanted to shout out from Port Clinton Square, the center of downtown Highland Park.

But then it hit her.

“If you walk down the street and randomly ask 10 people do you know what the HPCF is, you wouldn’t find very many people who know what it is,” said Olian. “The fact that they don’t know about the foundation also leads me to believe they probably don’t know what the different organizations do — and they do a lot.”

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