Sharing Connections





History Logs

Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Oak Brook, IL

Total Budget: $1,000

Area of Focus: Economic and community development

Activity Type: Community Development: Volunteer Services

Summary: Serving Area Families who are Very Low or Extremely Low income. Family of four below $13,700

Sharing Connections has been serving Chicago area families in Crisis for Over 30 years. Sharing Connections of Downers Grove, IL provides furniture and household items to families coping with a crisis like domestic violence, returning or homeless veterans, job loss and/or families in financial hardship. Our small contribution will help a family buy simple necessities such as towels, socks, hygiene and cleaning supplies. They are a Four star rated charity by Charity Navigator.

For further information got to: https://www.sharingconnections.org

Project Contact Person

District: 6450

Rotary Club of: Oak Brook

Primary Contact: David Hofmann

Email: hofmann365@comcast.net

Project Status

This project is "Paid". This means that the funds from the district have been issued. This project is now being ready for implementation. When this is done, a report needs to be uploaded on the project page and the "Reported" button needs to be clicked, then the status of the project will be changed to "Reported".

Project listed for the 2018-19 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Oak Brook (6450)









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History Log Entries


by David Hofmann

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Rachel Ossyra

This project is ongoing and waiting for the preparation of the District Grant application.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


by David Hofmann

System Entry: Project signed by David Hofmann.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.


by Chuck Corrigan

Payment on this project is on HOLD until the Club's Rotary Foundation annual fund and PolioPlus goals have been submitted.

District Foundation Chair Chuck Corrigan or your Club's assistant governor can assist your Club President or Club Foundation Chair in setting and entering the goals.

Please contact him Chuck via email or phone for assistance.

email: cjc1@dbcw.com

cell: (630) 853-9461

Please set the goals as soon as possible to release payment for your grant.



by Chuck Corrigan

The Club has submitted its Foundation goals, so the payment of this grant has been disbursed.



by Chuck Corrigan

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.

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