Joliet Rotary Club
 Dist.6450 • Est.1913

Joliet

We meet In Person
Tuesdays at 12:15 PM
Jacob Henry Mansion Estate - Victorian Ballroom
15 Richards Street
Joliet, IL 60433
United States of America
Upcoming Speakers
Pete Raketic
Aug 16, 2022
Houbolt Road Bridge Project
Sue Olenek
Aug 23, 2022
Will County Health Department Update
Dist. Gov. Ade Onayemi
Aug 30, 2022
District Governor Update
Tracy Simons, Katy Leclair
Sep 06, 2022
Red Badge Presentations
Tracy Simons
Sep 13, 2022
Rotary Raffle Kickoff
Gregg Braun, JJC Athletic Director
Sep 20, 2022
JJC's 8 New Athletic Programs
Megan Millen
Sep 27, 2022
Joliet Public Library Renovation
TBA
Oct 04, 2022
TBA
TBA
Oct 11, 2022
TBA
TBA
Oct 18, 2022
TBA
Tracy Simons
Oct 25, 2022
Rotary Raffle
Congratulations to incoming President Mary Kay Sheehan and our board members who were installed as officers of the Joliet Rotary Club for the 2022-2023 year, by District Governor & Joliet Rotarian Jane Hopkins.
 
 
 
 
Top picture, L-R: Lauren Las, Pete Colarelli, Megan Millen, Brian Cedergren, Mary Kay Sheehan, Amanda Quinn, Marc Gorsch, Tracy Simons
(Not pictured: Nick Tyrell, Brad McCann)
 
Rotary International welcomes President Jennifer E. Jones for 2022-23. Jennifer is the first woman to serve as RI President. Her theme for the new Rotary year is "Imagine Rotary".

The Rotary Club of Joliet is now accepting applications for the Dr. Paul Morimoto Scholarship through May 31, 2022.

The Rotary Club of Joliet is awarding three scholarships worth $1,597.36 each to students from Joliet Junior College, University of St. Francis and/or Lewis University who are enrolled in a program related to a Healthcare Field of Study. Preference will be that one student from each of the above institutions receives a scholarship. The scholarships will be used for tuition only.
 
The scholarship application includes essay questions about volunteer activities, field of study, and college/career goals. In 1989, “Service Above Self” was established as the principal to of the Rotary International because it best conveys the philosophy of unselfish volunteer service. The student applications will be asked to describe how they incorporate “Service” into their everyday life and how they will apply “Service” to their field of study and future career.
 
Students who attend Joliet Junior College, University of St. Francis, and Lewis University in a Healthcare Field of Study are eligible to apply. The deadline for submission is Tuesday, May 31, 2022. (The application must be received on or before the submission date.) Transcripts must be emailed to Amanda Quinn, aquinn@jjc.edu by May 31, 2022.
 
 
If you have questions about the application, please email Amanda Quinn at aquinn@jjc.edu.
 
The Rotary Club of Joliet is seeking applications from students in the Joliet school district for six $1,000 scholarships.  These scholarships may be used for tuition only at any accredited college or university.
 
The scholarship application includes essay questions about the extracurricular and volunteer activities, college and career goals.  In 1989, “Service Above Self” was established as the principal motto of the Rotary International because it best conveys the philosophy of unselfish volunteer service.  The student applications will be asked to describe how they incorporate “Service” into their everyday life and why they feel it is important to do so.
 
Students who attend Joliet Catholic Academy, Joliet Township High School - Central Campus, and Joliet Township High School - West Campus are eligible to apply.  Any student wishing to apply for these scholarships should request an application from their school counselor, or download the form here.
 

Vol. 1, Edition 14 - August 1, 2022

Information Every Club in District 6450 Can Use
 

  • Rotary Club of Chicagoland Lithuanians needs new/used wheelchairs and walkers to send to the Ukraine now!

  • District 6450 Responds to July 21st New York State Polio Report

  • District 6450 Assembly announced, August 20th

  • Rotary Club of Oak Park-River Forest announces a food truck rally, August 27th

  • Greater Oak Park - River Forest - Forest Park Area Interact Club to sponsor Interact International Potluck Picnic, September 11th

  • Greater Oak Park - River Forest - Forest Park Area Interact Club will hold their Quarterly Social Justice Book Club via Zoom, September 25th

  • RYLA “Live” returns October 7th-9th!

  • Rotary Club of Naperville After Dark presents a “Totally Rad ‘80’s Trivia Night”, October 27th

  • Rotary Club of Chicago Southeast presents a Cultural and Service Visit to Sierra Leone and Ghana, Africa, October 30th-November 12th

2022-2023 Leadership
President
President Elect
President Nominee
Treasurer
Secretary
Community Services
Club Services
International Projects
Vocational Services
Immediate Past President
The Rotary Foundation
Membership Coordinator
Invocation/Pledge
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