2017 Geneva Giving Trees

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Congratulations to Lazarus House for receiving the most votes for their tree.  They will receive 100% of their voting dollars and the other organizations will split their dollar votes with the Geneva History Museum.

CASA Kane County

CASA Kane County’s mission is to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children within the Kane County Juvenile Court system.  For nearly 30 years, the organization has been recruiting, training and supervising volunteers whose goal is to ensure each child’s best interests and help them to be placed in a safe and permanent home in the quickest amount of time.   For more information visit www.casakanecounty.org

Elderday Center

For over 27 years, Elderday Center has been providing quality day services to seniors and support to their caregivers. Elderday is a place that is a home away from home, where staff isn’t just staff, but family. Elderday is open M – F 8:00 am – 5:30 pm. For more information visit www.elderdaycenter.org

Fox Valley Hands of Hope

Fox Valley Hands of Hope is a community-based, nonprofit organization. The mission of FVHH, is to enhance the quality of life and to provide hope for those experiencing grief or life-threatening illness.

Free Services Offered by FVHH

Hospice Support, Adult grief support groups, Children’s support groups, Short-term children’s grief support, Training program for grief in schools, Medical equipment loans, Community education on end-of-life care and grief, Opportunities to become a trained volunteer, Lending library, Spanish interpreters available for all services and programs. Visit www.fvhh.net for more information.

Geneva Academic Foundation

The Mission of the Geneva Academic Foundation is to annually raise money to fund grants for purchase of equipment, special programs, software, learning aids and other items that are not covered by the District 304’s school budget and which will help to enhance the overall educational experience of Geneva’s students.

Since its’ beginning in 1987, the GAF has given over $1.3M to the Geneva School District in annual grant donations.  We also provide two $1000 scholarships each year to two graduating GHS Seniors.

Visit www.gafgeneva.org for more information.

Geneva Library Foundation

The Geneva Library Foundation supports the Library’s vision to be a valued and innovative community resource that empowers residents at all ages and stages of life to seek knowledge, create ideas, and achieve dreams.

Recognized as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, the Foundation is composed of dedicated residents who fundraise and advocate for the library because they believe a vibrant public library creates a stronger community.

Visit www.genevalibraryfoundation.org for more information.


Geneva Girl Scouts

In Girl Scouts, girls discover the fun, friendship, and power of girls working together through many experiences, including field trips, sports, community service, and environmental stewardship.  

Geneva has over 500 Girl Scouts from Kindergarten through High School and over 120 adult volunteers, all working together to build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place.

Geneva Women’s Club

With a rich tradition of togetherness and community service and a proud legacy of service, Geneva Women’s Club has supported the Fox Valley community for more than 75 years. We raise funds for charitable organizations through hosted events, such as our annual craft show which just celebrated its 43rd anniversary. We proudly support the Fox Valley community through volunteer events and programs. We also provide grants and scholarships to active students. Geneva Women’s Club is proud of our legacy of service and excited for what each new member might bring to our efforts.

Visit www.genevawomensclub.org for more information.

Geneva Garden Club

Celebrating 90 Years in 2018.

GGC promotes the beautification of the community, contributes to the preservation of the natural environment and participates in fostering related philanthropic endeavors in the fields of education, horticulture and wildlife. GGC encourages gardening for the enrichment of the lives of our members and community.

More information: www.genevagardenclub.com



Lazarus House

Happy 20th Birthday Lazarus House

We celebrate the years of service you have given to our community.  Your gifts of compassion, support, empathy, and friendship are gifts that cannot be bought at a fancy store.  They are gifts from the heart.  Lazarus gives gifts that keep on giving!

Visit www.LazarusHouse.net for more information.


Marklund makes everyday life possible for individuals with profound disabilities.  We strive to provide a happy, safe, purpose-filled life for every individual with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  At Marklund it is our goal to help each individual rise above their limitations, reach their highest potential and live as full a life as possible.

Visit www.Marklund.org


Salvation Army

The Salvation Army’s mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.  Since 1951, The Salvation Army has met the emotional, physical, and spiritual needs of Tri-City families.  In 2016, The Salvation Army served 98,589 people and, through our food pantry, provided 32,327 grocery orders to individuals and families.

Visit www.salarmychicago.org/stcharles for more information.


St. Charles Free Methodist Church

We invite you to the Saint Charles Free Methodist Church. Ours is one of the first Free Methodist congregations in the world, serving Christ in the Fox Valley area since 1860. Sunday worship is at 9:30am at 214 Walnut Street in Saint Charles. We have a long and rich history of Bible centered teaching with practical application. Join Us!

Visit www.stcharlesfmc.org for more information.

TriCity Family Services

TriCity Family Services is a leader offering counseling and mental health services for children, teens, families and community members across all income levels and life stages.  For 50 years, we have used our unique family-centered and multi-dimensional approach to strengthen people, build community and promote lifelong mental health.

Visit www.TriCityFamilyServices.org for more information.

1 Comments for : 2017 Geneva Giving Trees
    • Vanessa
    • November 21, 2017

    Awesome Trees!
    Every one beautiful and creative in its own right.

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