Causes We Support

Lodge 15 supports many causes through charitable donations and participation in charitable events.  Some of the organizations we support include:

Student Scholarships

Thanksgiving Meal Donations

Thanksgiving Meal Donations

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Annually, we award two scholarships.

Thanksgiving Meal Donations

Thanksgiving Meal Donations

Thanksgiving Meal Donations

Lodge members donate money and food, shop for food, and put together a meal package to be enjoyed on Thanksgiving.  The recipients of these meals would not otherwise be able to celebrate with a meal like we provide.

Thanksgiving Meal Donations

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Officers taking underprivileged kids shopping for Christmas presents or school supplies shows those children that the police in their area are friends and are always there to help.  Giving a child a present, when they wouldn't have received one, or the supplies they need to excel in school, can make a lasting impression.

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Founded in 1984, the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund is dedicated to telling the story of American Law Enforcement and making it safer for those who serve. 

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Camp Quality is a summer camping experience and year-round support program for children with cancer. 

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Our mission is to find cures for childhood cancers and to give survivors long and healthy lives.

Wish Upon A Star

Wish Upon A Star

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At the American Cancer Society, we're on a mission to free the world from cancer. Until we do, we'll be funding and conducting research, sharing expert information, supporting patients, and spreading the word about prevention. All so you can live longer — and better. 

Wish Upon A Star

Wish Upon A Star

Wish Upon A Star

Wish Upon a Star is a charitable organization in the state of Illinois dedicated to fulfilling the dreams and wishes of children with life threatening illnesses. 

Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scouts of America

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The BSA’s goal is to train youth in responsible citizenship, character development, and self-reliance through participation in a wide range of outdoor activities, educational programs, and, at older age levels, career-oriented programs in partnership with community organizations. 

Boy Scouts of America

Boy Scouts of America

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Special Olympics transforms lives through the joy of sport, every day, everywhere. We are the world’s largest sports organization for people with intellectual disabilities: with more than 4.9 million athletes in 172 countries -- and over a million volunteers. 

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Advocates help families navigate the complex systems that they enter when a child makes an outcry of abuse.

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GiGi’s Playhouse is the ONLY network of Down Syndrome Achievement Centers. Every day, they provide FREE, life-changing therapeutic, educational and career training programs for 30,000+ individuals of all ages. 

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

We are a non-profit, volunteer-fueled organization dedicated to finding cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and improving the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. 

Birdies for Babies

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

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People of all ages, abilities and from every state across the country set themselves a personal riding goal and challenge themselves to pedal to fight kids’ cancer.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

At JDRF, we're leading the fight against type 1 diabetes (T1D) by funding research, advocating for policies that accelerate access to new therapies, and providing a support network for millions of people around the world impacted by T1D. 

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Since 1974, RMHC has created programs that strengthen families during difficult times. RMHC provides vital resources and compassionate care to children and their families being served by leading hospitals worldwide. 

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The mission of CASA of River Valley is to train volunteers from the community to serve as the voice of abused and neglected children in our court system, provide needed information to the court, and help develop a more effective juvenile court process.