IVAR is our February 2023 Jean Day Donation RecipientPictured L-R, John Riva - Sales Consultant, Connecting Point
and Chris Ellberg, IVAR Director

Illinois Valley Animal Rescue (IVAR) was our February 2023 Jean Day Donation recipient.

It is the mission  Illinois Valley Animal Rescue's mission is to rescue, and provide care and comfort for abused, neglected, and homeless animals in the Illinois Valley Area through our care center, foster homes, and veterinarian sources.

View their website for a complete list of services at:


Services Provided:

  • Special Education
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Music Therapy

Adoption Information:

The adoption of a cat or dog is available on their website.

How you can Help:

  • Sponsor a pet
  • Donations
  • Aluminum can collection
  • Volunteer

Find links to all the above here: https://www.illinoisvalleyanimalrescue.net/how-you-can-help.html.

Connecting Point supports local 501c3 or not-for-profit organizations in the service area for Connecting Point Computer Center and IVNet, search #CpointccGivesBack.