On September 27th, 2015 Republic Bank sponsored a golf outing fundraiser that collected over $55,000 for sick childen in Lithuania. The event was organized through the Chicagoland Lithuanian Rotary Club, and held at the Old Oaks Country Club in Homer Glen, IL. Republic Bank Vice President Renata Kanopka, the organization’s Treasurer, orchestrated the sales of event and raffle tickets, and organized games and other activities that kept the attendees entertained throughout the day.
This was the 7th Annual Chicagoland Lithuanian Rotary Club golf event. Over 130 participants attended the event and contributed through foursome purchases and auction bids.
“I am extremely proud of the continued success we have with our annual events and the difference we are making for children,” stated Renata Kanopka.
In addition to the monetary donation provided by Republic Bank as the main sponsor, the bank also provided gift bags to all participants.