In 2017, the Rotary Club of New Lenox identified MorningStar Mission in Joliet as its recipient agency and held the inaugural Rotary 4 Golf Outing.
Following the success of last year’s event, the second annual Rotary 4 Golf Outing was held at SPG Green Garden Country Club in Frankfort on Aug. 19.
More than 120 golfers endured the rain to participate in the outing, which also received nearly $6,850 in sponsorships.
Last month, the Rotary Club of New Lenox donated $12,325.15 to MorningStar Mission at the Mission’s offices in Joliet, bringing the total contributions to MorningStar Mission from the Rotary Club of New Lenox to more than $33,000.
The Rotary Club of New Lenox is the local chapter of Rotary International, the second largest international service organization in the world, comprised of 1.2 million members in over 200 countries.
The Rotary Club of New Lenox meets at 7 a.m. Thursday mornings, with the exception of the first Thursday of each month, at Tear Drop Cafe in New Lenox.
The 2019 Rotary 4 Golf Outing is scheduled for June 14 at Green Garden.