Rotary Club of Elk Grove Village

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2014 Rotaryfest Chairperson
2014 Rotaryfest Entertainment Chairman
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Vocational Chairperson
Rotary Foundation
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Elk Grove Village

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:15 PM
Black Steer Charhouse
1180 W. Devon Avenue
Northeast Corner of Rohlwing & Devon
Elk Grove Village, IL  60007
United States
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The Elk Grove Rotary Club, along with local businesses and schools, collected over 900 pairs of shoes that will be shipped to families in Rwanda, Africa this week.  This effort is made possible through Stuff For The Poor.  We could not have done this with our the help and support of club members and community partners.  A special thanks to Elk Grove Bank and Trust, Elk Grove High School, Elk Grove Park District, Mead Interact Club, New Apostolic Church, Parkway Bank, Prudential American Heritage Real Estate.


A special THANK YOU to Elk Grove High School students and staff for assistance the Stuff For The Poor Collection.  Over 300 pairs of shoes were collected to be shipped to needy families in Africa.  




Join us for the 2014 Elk Grove Rotary Scholarship Golf Outing

Elk Grove Rotary Club Scholarships provide thousands of dollars in financial support to worthy local resident students attending a college, university or vocational school upon high school completion.  100% of proceeds from this outing go directly to fund these scholarships!  Join us for an incredible day of golf, games, raffles & more!  Sponsorship opportunities are still available.  For complete details, visit the downloads section on the right side of this site to download your reservation form and complete event details.

Event Information

Thursday, Oct 2, 2014

Fox Run Golf Links

12:00 Noon Registration/Lunch

1:00 PM Shotgun Start

5:30 PM Cash Bar

6:00 PM Dinner



A special THANK YOU to Mead Jr. High staff and students for assistance with Elk Grove Rotary's shoe collection drive for Stuff For The Poor. Mead collected over 300 pairs of shoes that the Rotary Club will sort, package and ship to needy families in Africa.  


Our club welcomed Kathy Richards today, Regional Director, Middle East, for the She Is Safe Organization.  She Is Safe is an organization committed to preventing and restoring girls from abuse and exploitation in high risk places around the world. Visit to learn more and support continuing efforts.  


Our Club welcomed MaryEllen Larson on Sept 18 as she entertained us with her Know Your Rotarian segment of the meeting. MaryEllen has been an Elk Grove resident for all of her life and has 2 children.  She is currently employed with Alexian Brothers Hospital heading up the hospital's Public Relations efforts. MaryEllen has been a Rotarian for a year with our club and is currently serving on the Club's Public Relations Committee and support various other Club projects.   


A good time was to be had at the Itasca Chamber Dueling Pianos Event attended by some members of our club. 




Congratulations to Donna Bartoli, Kitty Wiener, and Rosanna DeFrenza for continuting to grow their Paul Harris status. 





The Elk Grove Rotary Club welcomed it's newest Paul Harris Members this week!!  Pictured is Paula Sheffield, Ed Ruszkowski and Felicia Nelson.




Elk Grove Rotary Club welcomed David Maska, Site Director, for the PADS site located at Christus Victor Church.  David has been a PADS volunteer for over 7 years.  PADS has provided shelter and food for over 900 adults and 14 children over the last year alone. PADS has been in service since 1982 and has 15 local sites.  For information on becoming a PADS volunteer, call Christus Victor Church. The Elk Grove Rotary Club is proud to support this organization. 


EGTV has produced an excellent documentary of the Elk Grove Rotary Club. You can view it here.

Thanks to Debbi Dennison and EGTV!



Oct 16, 2014
Ellen Young
District Governor
Oct 30, 2014
Arun Goval
Know Your Rotarian
Nov 20, 2014
Frank Ramljak
Know Your Rotarian
Jan 29, 2015
Bob Murph/Paul Kelly
Know Your Rotarian
Feb 19, 2015
Dr. Jesse Peterman
Know Your Rotarian
Mar 19, 2015
Shirlanne Lemm
Know Your Rotarian


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