District 6440, Club Number 3139

Rotary Club of Park Ridge

PO Box 130

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068 

 

 
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
Immediate Past President
Sergeant at Arms
Secretary
Treasurer
Web Site Coordinator
Membership
Vocational Service
Make a Difference Scholarships
Make A Difference Co-Chair
Literacy Chair
Community Service
Club Service Chair
International Service
New Generations
Youth/Interact Liaison
Youth/Interact Liason
Communications Chairperson
Program/Greeter Chair
Club ByLaws/Policies
Historian
Director
Director
Director
Director
Director
Grant Certified Chair
Rotary Foundation
Club Foundation Chair
VOCATIONAL SERVICE CO-CHAIR
Foundation Secretary
Foundation Treasurer
End Polio Coordinator
Fellowship Chair
District Youth Liason
Virtual Meeting Coordinator
Club Information
Welcome to our Club!
Park Ridge

Service Above Self

We meet In Person & Online
Wednesdays at 12:00 PM
Except for the 2nd Wednesday of each month
Summit Square of Park Ridge
10 North Summit Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068
United States of America
The Club has hybrid meetings. You can attend at The Summit or Zoom.
Speakers
Kris Purtell
Dec 01, 2021 12:00 PM
The Juniper Center & Mental Health
TBD
Dec 15, 2021 12:00 PM
Holiday Music
Rotarians Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army
Dec 18, 2021 10:00 AM
Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army at the Jewel
Christmas - Dark
Dec 22, 2021 12:00 PM
No Event
New Years - Dark
Dec 29, 2021 12:00 PM
No Event
Sunday Supper at Park Ridge Presbyterian Church
Jan 23, 2022 4:45 PM
Serving a meal to others in need (prepackaged, curbside)
Sunday Supper at Park Ridge Presbyterian Church
Apr 24, 2022 4:45 PM
Serving a meal to others in need (prepackaged, curbside)
Home Page Stories
For the month of December, the Rotary Club of Park Ridge Rotary is donating food to the Maine Township Food Panty.
The Park Ridge Rotary Club distributed treats at the Park Ridge Park District Trunk or Treat Halloween event.
The Park Ridge Rotary Club held a Craft Beer fundraiser at Harp and Fiddle raising over $6,000 to support various Social Service Organizations in the Park Ridge area.
The Park Ridge Rotary Club held an in town road rally where each team had to find interesting  icons of Park Ridge; take a picture of the site; and report back in 60 minutes. Shown is a wolf tree sculpture 
Members of the Park Ridge Rotary Club attended the Park Ridge Memorial Day Parade.
 
The Park Ridge Rotary Club served over 85 nutritionally challenged clients at the Park Ridge Presbyterian Church on Sunday January 17th.
The Park Ridge Rotary Club held their annual Citrus Sale on December 12th. Proceeds from the sale fund the Scholarship program.
Park Ridge Rotarians create personal libraries in their front lawns that the public can use.
The Park Ridge Rotary Club served over 85 nutritionally challenged clients at the Park Ridge Presbyterian Church on Sunday December 6th.
 
On 1/20/20, Rotarians Dan Davidson, Roger Crawford and John McNabola assisted Maine East Interact volunteers in a Digital literacy event hosted by the Center of Concern and the Summit of Uptown. Students are tentatively planning a follow up event at the Park Ridge Public Library on February 17, 2020.
The Park Ridge Rotary Club served over 70 nutritionally challenged clients at the Park Ridge Presbyterian Church on Sunday January 12th.
The Maine East Choral Group performed at the Park Ridge Rotary Holiday Party.
The Park Ridge Rotary Club served over 75 nutritionally challenged clients at the Park Ridge Presbyterian Church on Sunday December 8th.
The Rotary Club of Park Ridge rings the bell for the Salvation Army.
100 people attended the Park Ridge Rotary Club Craft Beer Fundraiser at Harp and Fiddle. Over $3,800 was raised for college scholarships.
The Reverend Carol Hill, new pastor at the Park Ridge Community Church was a guest of Rotarian John Davis.

Home Page News

The new Maine East Rotary Interact Executive Officers planned, promoted, and hosted the most successful Interact event in our short history. Over 300 interested students attended the 2014-2015 Rotary Interact Kick-off meeting in our school cafeteria. Big thanks to John VandenBrink for being at the meeting. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNlrfRwGEW0&feature=youtu.be

 

 
 
Excerpt from the Chicago Tribune Newspaper
 
 
Rotary Provides X-ray System for Street Children of Guatemala City.

Two-thirds of the world’s population does not have access to basic X-ray services? That is a huge problem since sixty percent of all medical diagnoses require X-ray analysis.

 
 
 
 
Citrus Sale
 
The Citrus Sale is back! Come and support the Park Ridge Rotary Foundation by buying decadent and savory candies, nuts and healthy citrus!
 
Thank you for all those who participated - sales are now over!
 
Pick up is scheduled for December 11th between 9 am and Noon at the Park Ridge Public Works Building - 400 Busse Highway, Park Ridge.
 
For orders, click here!
 
American Flag fundraiser

The Park Ridge Rotary Charitable Foundation has high quality, nylon, 3' x 5' American Flags for sale.  Fly a new American flag on Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, Veterans Day or any day of the year.  We invite you to click the link below which will connect you to our Shopify store where you can purchase a flag and support our high school scholarship program. 

We will deliver your flag free of charge, if you live in Park Ridge, Niles, Des Plaines or Norridge.  You can pick-up the flag your self, if you prefer.  We also offer shipping in the USA for $7.95/flag.  A perfect gift for your friends and family!

 
For Flag Orders click HERE 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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