Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Beardstown, Illinois

JBS Gift to Increase Access to Local Library

A JBS gift of $50,000 will provide access to an outdoor Wi-Fi hotspot area available after library hours, update the computer lab with higher-powered computers and improved internet access and add new furniture for a study nook to be used by local individuals daily. The Houston Memorial Library is a hub, serving around 50 people a day, most of whom come for the computers/Wi-Fi.

Partner: Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Completion Date: Completed

Footprint in Beardstown

The JBS Pork facility in Beardstown, Ill., produces more than 7 million 8-ounce servings of pork per day and more than 1 billion pounds per year. Located in the heart of corn country, our centralized operations enable efficiency and quality for meeting customer needs.

Producers: 265
Payments to Producers: $810M+
Payroll Taxes: $7M+


Team Members

$ 100 M+


$ 7 M+