Spring Luncheon and Scholarship Fundraiser

Proceeds from this fundraiser benefit the Council of Rockford Scholarship Fund
for Kishwaukee College Horticulture students.

Our annual
2019 Spring Luncheon and Scholarship Fundraiser
took place on
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 

At Mauh-Nah-Tee-See Country Club


Two awards were presented at the luncheon.
The first, a VIP award, went to Peg Goral for her
dedication and service to the Council and other
organizations for many years.
Elaine Parrovecchio (left) presented the award to Peg.

The second award, a $500 donation was presented to Shamika Williams for the organization, KFACT, which mentors and provides services to girls in middle and high school while ensuring completion of post-secondary education.
To learn more, click this link: KFACT website

 


Our speaker in 2019 was Phil Rezin, owner of Wild Birds Unlimited in Rockford and Roscoe, who gave us insight into the value of growing native plants to benefit not only the beauty of our gardens, but also to retain and aid in the longevity of birds and butterflies.
Thank you Phil!

Visit one of the Wild Birds Unlimited stores in our area and see the website


Photos of some of the 2019 Spring Luncheon table decorations and raffle prizes.


Photos of 2018 Spring Luncheon.

Robb Firch of Meridian Nursery

Enjoy a photo journey of the 2016 Spring Luncheon! – Click Here

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Enjoy a photo journey of the 2014 Spring Luncheon! – Click Here

Enjoy a photo journey of the 2013 Spring Luncheon! – Click Here

Enjoy a photo journey of the 2012 Spring Luncheon! – Click Here

Enjoy a photo journey of the 2011 Spring Luncheon! – Click Here

Enjoy a photo journey of the 2010 Spring Luncheon! – Click Here