BLOOMINGTON — Twin City business leader Vicki Tilton has been named Diamonds honoree by the Girl Scouts of Central Illinois in recognition of her ongoing efforts to make the world a better place.
Junior honoree is Girl Scout Amanda Breeden, 15, a freshman at Normal Community West High School.
The awards program will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. May 9 at Jack Lewis Jewelers, Bloomington. Proceeds support the local Girl Scout program. Tickets are $30 and include hors d’oeuvres, desserts, a prize wall, and a jewelry raffle.
Tickets must be reserved by May 3. Call 309-662-5384, Ext. 1106, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tilton and her husband Tim purchased Fox and Hounds Hair Studio more than 20 years ago, moving it to downtown Bloomington in 1996.
She was a charter member of Illinois Cosmetology Association Affiliate, No. 15, where she was vice president from 1999 to 2001 and president in 2002. She is a member of Bloomington-Normal Sunrise Rotary, serving as president in 2010-2011. She served on the OSF Foundation Board from 2000 to 2006 and was president in 2004-2005. She is past president of the McLean County Chamber of Commerce board.
Breeden has been a Girl Scout for 10 years. She represented GSCI at the Girls’ World Forum in Chicago and won the “Girls Speak Out” award for her entry in the “Dear Mr. President” campaign.
She was a member of the 2012-13 GSCI board and teen leadership board. Breeden also is involved in NWCHS orchestra, swim team, Social Studies Club, Mock Trial, Spanish Club, Gay Straight Alliance, Scholastic Bowl, Principal’s Advisory Council, and the class board.