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Give from your heart & donate to those in need.

Thursday, March 30, 2023 By: Johnny Earl Diggs
Give from your heart & donate to those in need.

Join Cook County Clerk Karen Yarbrough, the Rotary Club of Maywood-Proviso, City of Chicago Treasurer Melissa Conyears-Ervin, City of Chicago Clerk Anna Valencia, and IL Secretary of State Alexi Giannoulias - Organ and Tissue Donor Program, to help save lives by donating blood with the Community Blood Center and signing up to be an organ donor.

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Valentine's for Vets

Wednesday, February 1, 2023 By: Karen A Yarbrough
Join the Rotary Club of Maywood Proviso as we send love to our Veterans! 

Each Rotarian is asked to provide at least 5 valentines that you can either create or buy. Include a 
special message to honor the veteran and sign with your name and the Rotary Club of Maywood Proviso.

Please return these cards on February 2nd at Meal of the Day Cafe, 1701 S 1st Ave. 4th Floor Maywood. Our regular meeting time is 12:15pm. 

These valentines will be given to both Hines and Jesse Brown Hospital.


Biden Declares January Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Saturday, January 28, 2023 By: Karen A Yarbrough
Human Trafficking Awareness
Saturday, January 28, 2023
By Karen A Yarbrough

A presentation on Tuesday, January 31, 2023 @ 12 noon will examine, contrast and understand the age-old problem of human trafficking. 

We will discuss where this crime against humanity may have started and where we are today in addressing it.

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Annual Veterans Stand Down

Wednesday, January 18, 2023 By: Karen A Yarbrough

Join the Rotary Club of Maywood and the Cook County Clerk's Office to volunteer for the Veteran's Annual Stand Down. This is a wonderful event where we can interact with Vets. A hot meal along with clothing items, blankets, haircuts and social service access is on hand to help.

Click the link to RSVP and join us in this Club Service Project: https://dacdb.com/index.html?EventID=77644419

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Mix, Mingle & Give

Monday, November 28, 2022 By: Diggs, Johnny Earl
The Maywood Chamber of Commerce, the Maywood-Proviso Rotary, Mariella's Banquet Hall, the Maywood Police Department and, host committee invite you to be our guest at the Mix, Mingle & Give holiday event on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 from 5:30 pm -7:30 pm hosted by Loyola University Chicago - Office of Neighborhood Initiatives.

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What exactly is a microaggression?

Thursday, October 13, 2022 By: Johnny Earl Diggs
Microaggressions are statements or actions that offend people or make them feel unwelcome by reinforcing negative stereotypes or asserting power dynamics, whether or not that’s intended. This course will help you understand the impact of microaggressions and learn how to respond to them in ways that uphold Rotary’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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Winter Coat Drive for Homeless Veterans

Thursday, October 13, 2022 By: Johnny Earl Diggs

It’s time again to give to those in need! 

The Cook County Clerk's Office is partnering with Rotary District 6450 to assist the Chicago Standdown in this year's Winter Coat Drive for Homeless Veterans. So, please join the Clerk’s Office and wrap your arms around a homeless veteran with a winter coat donation this season! Read more on how you can help below.

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Rotary After Dark “A National Diversity Day Celebration


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Leading Voice for Advocacy and Change

Thursday, August 25, 2022 By: Johnny Earl Diggs
Xavier Ramey can be described as innovative, impactful, and well-informed on the issues that affect communities of color. As the CEO of Justice Informed LLC., a social impact consulting firm based in Chicago, Ramey provides strategic social impact guidance to multi-billion dollar businesses, advises Fortune 500 executives, and leads Masterclasses to top-ranked graduate programs in business and executive communications. The dynamic Maywood-Proviso Rotary Club member was recently interviewed by Arika Linton in an online news article featured in TBT NEWS (Truth Be Told News). 

Mr. Xavier Ramey, Founder & CEO of Justice Informed LLC.

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New Board Takes the Reins

Thursday, August 18, 2022 By: Karen A Yarbrough

The Maywood-Proviso Rotary Club Installs New Officers.

The Rotary Club Maywood-Proviso installed new officers for the 2022-2023 term. Elected are President, Karen Yarbrough; Secretary, Gabe Fakhouri; Treasurer, Sue Flanagan; Sergeant-At-Arms, Viola Mims; President-Elect, Val Talley and board members, Erica Sanchez, Tikisha Buford and Daisy Harmon Allen. 


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Rotary Club of Maywood Proviso Research Project Advances

Monday, August 1, 2022 By: Karen A Yarbrough
The Rotary Club of Maywood Proviso has embarked upon an exciting journey, researching Maywood-Proviso’s almost 100-year history of Rotary through articles, clippings, pictures, and other artifacts at Maywood’s public library.


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Club Events

Governor Installation Sponsorship Opportunities
June 24th 2023 at 8:00 am
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2023-24 District Governor Installation
June 24th 2023 at 11:30 am
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