Senior Foundation Advisor

Matt joins Sports Philanthropy Network after a long stint at Executive Director and CEO of Children’s Home in Peoria.

Matt George is a Peoria, Illinois-based writer, speaker. He is also the former Executive Director of the Hult Center for Healthy Living and the former President and CEO of Youth Farm, which later merged with Children’s Home in 2007, under his leadership.

In addition to his work at Children’s Home, Matt helps raise funds for local nonprofits, including Neighborhood House, The Hult Center for Healthy Living, Crimestoppers and more.

When he’s not working to strengthen his community, Matt and his wife Laura enjoy spending time with their five children.