On February 3, more than a hundred judges attended the third biennial Ed Con I Reception of the Illinois Judges Foundation at the Westin in Lombard. CourtCall (Nicole Hebel) and Lexitas (Rhonda Jensen) sponsored the reception, which was coordinated by Christine Athanasoulis, and facilitated by IJF Secretary Brian McKillip, IJF PR Co-Chair Kristal Rivers, and Athena Frentzas Bubaris. IJF VP Mike Chmiel welcomed guests for IJF President Deb Walker. IJA President Margaret Mullen also greeted the guests with thanks for their support of the programs of the IJA. Attendees also included the first IJF President - Justice Mary Jane Theis, and Justice Thomas Kilbride. Proceeds from event will support projects of the IJF, including the “Page It Forward” program of the IJA, and the Harold Sullivan Scholarships of the IJF.