Get to Know the Evansville Fund Advisory Board

The Evansville Fund wants to introduce you to its current Advisory Board Members with a new feature, “Get to Know Us…” Advisory Board Members of our Community Funds and EIE Funds are community volunteers who give their time to the Fund in support of their local communities. Members help raise funds and review grant applications for programs and projects that benefit all of Evansville. We are grateful for their help!

Meet Doug Zblewski

What made you decide to live in Evansville and how many years have you lived here?
Evansville High School was my first job right out of college. This is my 28th year of living and teaching in Evansville.

What made you decide to serve as a board member for the Evansville Fund?
When one of the board members asked if I would serve as a board member, I was thrilled that I could be a part of something that helps so many people in our area so much.

What is your favorite part about being on the Evansville Fund Board and how many years have you been serving on the Board?
I think my favorite part aside from giving money to people, is the connections I make with other board members and the Evansville community as a whole.

What three words would your friends use to describe you?
Reserved, Thoughtful, Musical.

What would we most likely find you doing on the weekend?
Yard work in the summer, traveling and going to the movies.

What is one of your favorite quotes?
Get busy living or get busy dying. -The Shawshank Redemption.

What’s your favorite sport to watch and which team do you root for?
Football-the Pack of course!

What is your favorite way to unwind after a busy day?
Relaxing in my chair swing in my gazebo!

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