About People Raising

Bill DillonWilliam P. Dillon is the Founder of Inner City Impact and has served for over 40 years as Executive Director. His family has been an integral part of urban ministry in Chicago since 1918 (three generations) and he has over 40 years of fund raising experience.

Bill has authored People Raising: a Practical Guide to Raising Support, now in a 14th printing, and does fund raising consulting through People Raising.

Bill is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute, Elmhurst College and earned his MBA from Murray State University. He and his wife Sandy, have three children.

Bill has served on boards for Moody Bible Institute Alumni Association; Association of North American Missions; AWANA Clubs International. He gave leadership and direction in the raising of $1,000,000 for the “Say Yes Chicago” Luis Palau campaign.

Bill was honored by Moody Bible Institute as Alumnus of the Year in 2005. Click here for a PDF file and read the article from the magazine.