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Wednesdays
Red's Steak & BBQ
11011 US Highway 12
Richmond, IL 60071
United States of America
Phone:
(815) 678-4424
1st, 2nd*, 3rd, and 5th Wednesdays of each Month at 6:15 p.m. *may meet at alternate location on 2nd Wednesday.
Club Contact Information

Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club (RSGA Rotary)
PO Box 352
Richmond, IL 60071
Phone:  (815) 678-4424
Email:  larry.jones@charter.net

 
Home Page Stories

June 2015 Rotary Scholarship Winners

 

FRONT ROW:

Dominick Berlini, Haley Olson, Emily Klode, and Andi Nelson.

BACK ROW: (Two members of the Rotary Scholarship Committee)

Doug Petersen and Ron Erdmann

 

2015 RYLA Kids

 

Tilak Patel, Ron Erdmann, and Bailey Harmon

 

Thank You Pat Heuer!

Mike Anderson, Pat Heuer, and Polly Fishback

Thank you Pat Heuer and Red's Steak and BBQ for your generous donation to the 2015 Community Food Pantry Spaghetti Dinner!

Our club received on April 17, 2015, a Certificate of Appreciation & Gratitude on behalf of the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation Board of Trustees.

 
It reads:  "This certificate is awarded to Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club in recognition of valuable contribution to the Armed Forces, Military Families and Trees for Troops."
 
Signed by Nigel Manly, Chair and Lauren Mangnall, Director.
 

The Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club held its annual Auction on April 11, 2015 at Nippersink Golf Club and Resort.  

The doors opened and the Silent Auction began at 5:30 p.m.  Dinner was served at 6:00 p.m. and the Live Auction, with auctioneer Ron Erdmann, began at 7:00 p.m.  The evening had a Tropical theme, people came dressed in their Hawaiian shirts, shorts, and grass skirts.  Tickets were $45 per person.


The Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club will host it's 2015 Auction on Saturday, April 11.  The Auction will be held at Nippersink Resort, with the doors opening at 5:30 p.m.  The tropical Luau Buffet Dinner will begin at 6:00 p.m. and the Live Auction will start at 7:00 p.m.  Our auctioneer is past RBCHS and Spring Grove Superintendent, Dr. Ron Erdmann.  The tickets are $45 per person.  You may reserve tables of 8 for your group.  The proceeds benefit local students, local charities, community projects and international humanitarian projects. If you need tickets, want to make a donation, or have any questions, please call Larry Jones at 815-678-4424.

The Annual Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club was a huge success.  Thank you to the community for your continued support.  ALL of the proceeds went to the Richmond Food Pantry.  This year we served about 225 people at the Richardson Farm Tree Barn.  The Food Pantry will receive over $6000, that was raised in ticket sales and donated raffle items.

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 Four of our club members visited the Northern Illinois Helping Hands Food Pantry in Spring Grove today.  We received a warm reception and a guided tour of the facility.  We gave them a $500.00 donation today.  From left to right in the photo: Marina Morin, Tom Straley, Ed Schwitzer, Bob Gieser, David Bowers, Doug Petersen, Bryan Duplechin, Audrey Morin, Sue Schwitzer.  Special thanks to Dan Hartwig for spearheading the fundraiser that generated this donation. The names of the Pantry workers are underlined. 

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 Presenting $500.00 to the Richmond Community Food Pantry from left to right: Rotarians: David Bowers, Bryan Duplechin, Doug Petersen. Pantry workers: Ken Kania, Char Kania, and Marcia Seiler. This pantry is operated very well, and serves a tremendous need in our community. Thank you all for you assistance.

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Helping feed our neighbors!

Our Vegetable garden is producing well.  All produce is being donated to our local food pantries.  There has been a great club effort.  Special thanks to project leaders Adrianne Adams and Jan Jetel.  


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The Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary club presented an $18,000 check to the Richmond-Burton Community High School to purchase scoreboards for the new gym addition. Larry Jones, Rotary Club President presented the check to Tom Wisinski, School Board President at the June 20th School Board Meeting. 

 

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Richmond-Spring Grove Rotary Club Gives Money to Two Local Food Pantries

Top picture:  Rotarian Bruce Adams presents a $500 check to the Hebron Food Pantry

(Cody LeBaron, Marge Lopeman, and Sharon Pohlman).

Botton picture:  Rotarian Doug Petersen presents a $500 check to the Richmond Food Pantry (Char Kania). 

Money raised at our annual auction and corn roast were used to provide the funds for these donations.

Thanks to the community for helping us help them! 

 

 
 

Richmond -  Spring Grove Area Rotary Club now has a Face book page.  See you there.

 
 
Our club is the winner of 3 Rotary Awards!  The only club in our District to do so!!
 
 

The Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club will hold its annual Auction on April 11, 2015 at Nippersink Golf Club and Resort.  

The doors will open and the Silent Auction will begin at 5:30 p.m.  Dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m. and the Live Auction, with auctioneer Ron Erdmann, will begin at 7:00 p.m.  The evening will have a Tropical theme, so come dressed in your Hawaiian shirts, shorts, and grass skirts.  Tickets are $40 per person.

 
 

The Richmond-Spring Grove Area Rotary Club will be holding its annual Auction on April 12, 2014 at Nippersink Resort and Golf Club.   The doors will open and the Silent Auction will begin at 5:30 p.m.  Dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m. and the Live Auction, with auctioneer Ron Erdmann, will begin at 7:00 p.m.  The evening will have a Tropical theme, so come dressed in your Hawaiian shirts, shorts, and grass skirts.  Tickets are $40 per person.

 
 
 
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