SIUE Distinguished Service Award Camille Emig-Hill, chairman of the board of the Bob Emig Foundation and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville double alum, will...Read More >
About the Foundation
The Bob Emig Foundation was started in 2004. Founder Aaron Emig, Bob’s oldest son, started the foundation to continue his father’s work in helping youth develop well-rounded lives by providing them a healthy sports experience. He loved sports—as a participant, coach and sports writer—and felt these experiences were a contributor to the successful family and professional life he built.
Inspiring Youth Athletes…Transforming Lives
Promoting the well-being of youth through sports
We believe in providing opportunities for youth to enjoy the many benefits of a sports experience including having fun and developing skills that they can use throughout their lives. We encourage “going beyond the game” to allow for that learning experience.Learn More
C. J. Jones, a Cardinal Ritter College Prep athlete who was honored at the Bob Emig Foundation Celebrating Leaders in Youth event in 2012, is excelling...Read More >