Ryan M. Washkowiak created the Tilton Toe-to-Tow 5k & Car Show in 2016 after losing his aunt and grandmother to Lung Cancer. Ryan is a graduate of Danville High School and Danville Area Community College. He is currently enrolled at Indiana State University where he is continuing his education to obtain his bachelors degree in business administration. Ryan also serves as the youngest board member for the Village of Tilton, IL. He is currently enrolled in EMR class with the East Central Illinois EMS Office. All proceeds from this event will be donated directly to the Bobette-Steely Hegeler Cancer Center.