Rotary Club of Elk Grove Village

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Elk Grove Village

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 12:15 PM
Jimmy's Charhouse
1180 W. Devon Avenue
Northeast Corner of Rohlwing & Devon
Elk Grove Village, IL  60007
United States
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Our club welcomed, 22 year member, Bill Marston today for the Know Your Rotarian Club Segment.  Even though Bill has been a member for a long time, there is always something new to learn about people.  Bill loves hockey, mostly, the beloved Blackhawks.  Bill loves his family and lists photography and scuba diving as one of many of life's interests.  Bill has made tremendous contributions to our club.  He has served as club president, he is a Service Above Self Award winner for several years.  He has also been awarded Rotarian of the Year Award twice and has served on the Rotary Board in several positions but for many years as Club Secretary and most importantly, has served in the past and is our club current Rotary Fest Chair.  
 
 

 
 
 
Elk Grove Rotary Club Scholarships provide thousands of dollars in financial support to worthy students in college, universities and vocational schools.  Join us for an incredible day of golf, games, raffles and fun. 3rd Annual Elk Grove Rotary Scholarship Golf Outing - Thursday, Oct 1 2015.  Bloomingdale Golf Club.  1 pm shot gun start.  Call Shirlanne at 630.207.1968 for details today!
 

 
Colleen Cline visited the club on July 23 from NEDSRA(North East Dupage Special Recreation Association).  Colleen was visiting to deliver a thank you card which was signed by the children that attended the Kids Day at this years Rotary Fest.  The staff, parents and especially the children really appreciate the opportunity to spend the afternoon at the fest grounds. They are treated to lunch and Ice cream donated from Tasty Catering and Dairy Cream Elk Grove.  Afterwards they spend time on the Rides having the time of their lives.  The carnival is just open for the camps at that time.  The club also made a financial donation to the group to help fund a new sensory room with different lights to help with different types of therapy.
 

 
 
Castle Chevrolet, formerly Hoskins Chevrolet, has donated a 2016 Chevrolet Camaro to be raffled off in honor of the 60th Anniversary of Elk Grove Village. The winner will be selected at the 60th Anniversary Picnic scheduled for Sunday July 17, 2016.  The Elk Grove Rotary Club will be selling tickets every Tuesday in July at the Mid-Summer Classics Concert Series as well as the Saturday Morning Farmer's Market.  Tickets can also be purchased on line at www.2016CamaroRaffle.com.  Ticket prices are $5 or 5 tickets for $20.  Tickets purchased at the Mid-Summer Classics Concert Series will be eligible for a $100 cash prize drawing on the night of the purchase. All proceeds of the raffle will go to civic organizations in the Village.  For complete details visit www.2016CamaroRaffle.com.  This raffle will support A Caring Place Community Respite Care Program, Community Character Coalition of Elk Grove, Elk Grove Jaycees, Elk Grove Youth Committee, Lions Club of Elk Grove Village, Lions Club of Elk Grove Village, Rotary Club of Elk Grove Village.  Please direct your inquiries to Rod Picket , Raffle Master at 2016CamaroRaffle@gmail.com.  
 

 
 
The 2015 Rotarian of the Year Award is deserving awarded to Bill Marston, Service Shipping.  Bill truly gives his all...and a more... to the club.  Mr. Marston has served as Rotary Fest Chair for 2 years now, served as past club president and the biggest Blackhawk fan around.  Congratulations to you, Bill and the club is very grateful for all you do.
 

 
 
The primary motto of Rotary is Service Above Self. Shirlanne Lemm, with Greater O'Hare Association best conveys the philosophy of unselfish volunteer service.  Shirlanne is instrumental in coordinating the Club's annual golf outing and also took on the task of volunteer coordinator at Rotary Fest.  Thanks for doing it all with a smile, Shirlanne. 
 

 
 
Welcome Long Time Rotarian Donna Bartoli with BMO Harris Bank as our 2015-2016 Club President.  Donna has been a committed club member for over 15 years.  Her dedication to Rotary Fest and other club events has been instrumental in event success.  We congratulate you and look forward to your leadership. 
 

 
 
The Elk Grove Rotary Club awarded $18,000 in scholarships to deserving applicants. The recipients were chosen after submitting an application (including a one page essay), and participating in a panel interview. They were chosen because of their character and commitment to service.  Congratulations to all of this year's winners.
 
 

 
 
 
 

Speakers

Sep 17, 2015
Grace Popovic
Know Your Rotarian
Oct 22, 2015
Cerna Rand
Know Your Rotarian
Nov 26, 2015
Edward Ruszkowski
Know Your Rotarian
Dec 17, 2015
Donna Bartoli
Know Your Rotarian
Jan 21, 2016
Leigh Ferstein
Know Your Rotarian
Feb 18, 2016
Dawn Cunningham
Know Your Rotarian
 
 

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