Hinsdale Rotary Receives 2021 Katharine Van Duysen Volunteer Award

On May 25, The Community House had the honor of presenting the Katharine Van Duysen Volunteer service award to the Hinsdale Rotary Club.  

Each year, The Community House presents this prestigious award to an individual or group that has gone above and beyond in their volunteer service to the organization. Members of The Community House Board of Trustees and the Rotary Club gathered at The Community House to celebrate the decade long partnership between the two not-for-profit organizations.   

Over the last 10 years, The Rotary Club of Hinsdale has provided The Community House with volunteers for fundraising events, career speakers for the Willowbrook Corner Youth Learning Program, and more than $250,000 in funding through the Rotary Run Charity Classic.   

The award was presented by Community House Board Chair, Dave Rogero and accepted by Rotary President, Tom Norton.  The Community House Executive Director, Dan Janowick shared ,“The Rotary Club has truly lived up to their motto of Service Above Self in their support of our mission through volunteer work and financials contributions.  It is a special partnership that we cherish and look forward to continuing for many years to come.”