Lemont Pollination Project





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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Lemont, IL

Total Budget: $1,500

Area of Focus: Community economic development

Activity Type: Community Development: Construction/Renovation

Summary: Develop and plant Pollination Garden in conjunction with Lemont Park District.

Rotary of Lemont-Homer Glen will partner with Lemont Park District to develop, plant and maintain a Pollination Garden on Lemont Park District land. The Pollination Garden will be planted with local plant species that promote the preservation of pollinators in the area. The garden will provide a respite for residents and will help beautify the neighborhood it will be planted in. Steps of the project include, determination of the site, choice and purchase of plantings, preparation and planting, purchase of a sign to designate as a Rotary project, maintenance of the garden once it is planted and promotion of the project. This project falls under the broad scope of Community Economic Development but also falls under the scope of the new Area of Focus of Environmental Preservation. It is cooperative project and fits the District Partnership with Operation Pollination.

Project Contact Person

District: 6450

Rotary Club of: Lemont-Homer Glen

Primary Contact: Benjamin Dykstra

Email: bdykstrava@live.com

Project Status

This project is "Paid". This means that the funds from the district have been issued. This project is now being ready for implementation. When this is done, a report needs to be uploaded on the project page and the "Reported" button needs to be clicked, then the status of the project will be changed to "Reported".

Project listed for the 2021-22 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

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Lemont-Homer Glen (6450)









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History Log Entries


by Benjamin Dykstra

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


by Benjamin Dykstra

System Entry: Project signed by Benjamin Dykstra.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.


by Ed Graziano

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.

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