Throughout north-central Illinois, people have banded together to improve the lives through service. The Rock River Valley area is pleased to have many organizations serving our communities.

Blackhawk Waterways

201 N Franklin Ave, Polo, IL 61064

100 miles due west of Chicago lie the rolling hills, old growth forests and the pristine rivers of the Blackhawk Waterways in Northwest Illinois. With its quaint cabins and darling bed & breakfasts, it’s the…

CASA

Administrative Office / Lee County Office 113 South Peoria Avenue Dixon, IL

Welcome to CASA 15th Judicial Circuit … serving Lee, Carroll and Ogle Counties in Illinois Volunteer – Donate – Connect CASA is an acronym for Court Appointed Special Advocates. A Court Appointed Special Advocate is a volunteer trained and supported by CASA staff…

Hands On Oregon

HANDS On OREGON (HOO) is a citizen-driven, not-for-profit organization that seeks the revitalization of a city that has a history of unique beauty and welcome. HANDS On OREGON is composed of local volunteers from all…

Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center

1834 IL-2, Oregon, IL 61061

LOMC is a ministry of the ELCA congregations in Illinois and eastern Missouri. Its 640-acre site is located in the heart of the Rock River Valley of Northwestern Illinois. It is the focal point for…

Oregon Lions Club

Our community projects often support local children and schools through scholarships, recreation and mentoring. Internationally, we offer many programs, including the Peace Poster Contest, Youth Camps and Exchange and Lions Quest.

Oregon Rotary Club

The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International is a not-for-profit corporation that promotes world understanding through international humanitarian service programs and educational and cultural exchanges. It is supported solely by voluntary contributions from Rotarians and others…

Oregon Together

Oregon Together is a grassroots community planning process that brings people together to identify shared visions and implement those ideas. GOAL: Oregon is known as much for the scenic beauty of the historic downtown and…

Oregon VFW Post 8739

1310 W. Washington St., Oregon, IL 61061

The mission of the VFW is to foster camaraderie among us veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve the veterans, the military and communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.

Oregon Women’s Club

5556 S. Poplar Drive, Oregon, IL 61061

Our club was organized in 1922 and joined the Federation in l924 We always welcome visitors and new members.  We strive to make a difference in our community and are proud to contribute to many…

Performing Arts Guild

500 Evergreen Lane, Mt. Morris, IL 61054

The Performing Arts Guild (PAG) has been in existence for thirty-eight years in Northern Illinois offering seasonal musicals, plays and special events relating to the creative arts. PAG’s predecessors, the Blackhawk Area Players andMt. Morris Music Theater, had…

Polo Chamber of Commerce

115 S Franklin Ave, Polo, IL 61064

The objective of the Polo Chamber of Commerce is to promote the economic, civic, social and moral welfare to the people of Polo. The Chamber serves as a source of information of and for our…

Rock River Center, Inc.

810 S 10th Street, Oregon, Illinois

The mission of Rock River Center, Inc. is to provide resources, activities, and services that improve the quality of life for Ogle County’s older adults, the disadvantaged, caregivers and the greater community. Though the name…

Serenity Shed

131 N 3rd Street, Oregon, IL 61061

The Serenity Shed is a new bereavement option for our community. Like all of our grief groups, The Serenity Shed is open to anyone in the community who has suffered a loss. Located at 131…

Stronghold Camp & Retreat Center

1922 Illinois Route 2 North, Oregon IL 61061

Stronghold is a beautiful 360 acre property across from the boat launch, about a mile North of town. Home to The Strong Castle, extensive trails, a 9-hole Frisbee Golf course and Hammock City. To stay…

The Illinois Renewable Energy Association

1230 E. Honey Creek Rd. Oregon, IL 61061

The Illinois Renewable Energy Association’s mission is to be a network for sharing ideas, resources, and information with individuals, businesses, and communities to promote a resilient future through renewable energy, energy efficiency, and earth friendly…