Thanksgiving Dinner





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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Elmhurst

Total Budget: $6,000

Area of Focus: Economic and community development

Activity Type: Community Development: General

Summary: Provide Thanksgiving Dinner to approximately 500 community members.

This is one of our club's signature events. Each year we provide a Thanksgiving Dinner to approximately 500 members of the community. Many of these individuals unable to afford a Thanksgiving meal, while some are people without partners or family. Approximately 15-20 club members volunteer for both seatings, setting up, cleaning up and assisting the banquet hall staff as needed. Free tickets to the event are distributed through various local organizations as well as directly by club members.

Project Contact Person

District: 6450

Rotary Club of: Elmhurst

Primary Contact: Valerie Cahill

Email: vcahill@ymcachicago.org

Project Status

Fully Pledged
This project is "Fully Pledged". This means the amount of the pledges is equal to the total budget of the project. Now the project needs to be finalized and go through the club signature process. This process gets started on the administration page.

Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





Elmhurst (6450)









DDF contributions in grey are pending approval of the corresponding district committee.

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History Log Entries


by Valerie Cahill

System Entry: Creation of project page.

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