About Us

The Rotary Club of Chicago Lakeview is a service organization of professionals who are committed to volunteerism and regularly do service projects locally and internationally. Through our projects, we work to combat hunger, alleviate poverty, and promote health and education.

We are a member of Rotary International, which is the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Members of Rotary clubs, known as Rotarians, are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio under the motto Service Above Self.

 
Our Top Stories
 
FREE Spring Training is this coming Saturday!

Rotarians can register now for a full morning of learning and growth for Rotarians and their clubs! Sessions include tips on membership, The Rotary Foundation, district grants, youth programs, My Rotary, club administration, as well as position specific training for secretaries, treasurers, and Foundation chairs. And, our very own club president-elect Mike and president-nominee Amy will be leading two sessions on social media! 
 
Learn more at www.rotary6450.org 
Last night's guest speaker Jahmal Cole was incredibly inspirational, sharing with us the details of his hometown initiative for Chicago's underserved teens. Called My Block, My Hood, My City, Jahmal and his colleagues introduce our city's youth to experiences outside of their neighborhoods so that they can broaden their world views and begin to imagine life outside their block.
 
Watch the video below, then head to www.formyblock.org to see how you can be involved.
 
 
In place of our regular club meeting tonight (21 Mar) we'll be holding a private Pre-Chili Cook-off Cook-off to get ourselves ready for a big event coming up on 22 April!
 
We'll be pitted against our friends in the Chicago Club Coalition to see who has the best vegetarian and non-vegetarian chili. The proceeds from the fundraiser will be used to combat hunger in and around Chicago.  Tickets are already on sale - Click on the image above, or head to bit.ly/ccchili18 to reserve your spot today!
We had a wonderful time meeting many new faces at the 2018 Chicago Volunteer Expo! Held on 18 Feb, this annual event draws volunteers from all over the Chicago area so that they can find ways of giving back to our communities.
 
This being its 6th year, we are proud to have been included in the past 4 Expos! To add to our pride, we were also featured in a video produced by Medill-Northwestern University! Check out the video below, and then head over to the corresponding article - we hope to be involved for years to come!
 
 
 
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Upcoming Events
 
Speakers
Brooke Foley
Apr 25, 2018 7:00 PM
Your Personal Brand vs. Your Professional Brand
Choaib Mouannissi
May 09, 2018 7:00 PM
Rotary in Morocco
Rich Lalley
May 23, 2018 7:00 PM
Operation Warm
Jayanta Chatterji
Jun 06, 2018 7:00 PM
Rotary at Work in West Bengal, India
 
Club Officers and Directors
President
President-elect
Treasurer
Secretary
Vice President
Past President
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Support Our Service Projects
Have you heard about AmazonSmile? By clicking the link below, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to our club's foundation! 
 
 
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