Our Mission: To actively build and nurture trustworthiness , respect ,
responsibility , fairness , caring , and citizenship throughout our community.
Our Vision: Our community, living the principle that CHARACTER COUNTS!
Want to join us in helping to better Bloomingdale? Just ask!
Meetings begin at 5:30 pm on the first Wednesday of the month.
For location of next meeting, please see calendar below.
Bloomingdale CHARACTER COUNTS!® Coalition
201 S. Bloomingdale Road
Bloomingdale, IL 60108
Contact: Barb Weber, 630 671-
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2016 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month, unless otherwise
* Host and alternate note-
January 6: Bloomingdale Village Hall -
February 3: Winnebago Elementary -
March 1: Deadline for Submittal of Recognition Award Nominations
March 2: Westfield Middle School -
April 6: Bloomingdale Park District JRC -
April 30: Annual CC! Awards Breakfast @ 9:00 AM, Bloomingdale Golf Club
May 4: Bloomingdale Park District JRC -
June 1: Bloomingdale Township -
July – No Meeting
August 3: St. Isidore’s -
September 7: School District 13 -
November 2: Bloomingdale Library (Annual Meeting) -
December 7: Holiday Dinner (No Regular Meeting)
2017 CALENDAR OF EVENTS (Draft)
January 4: Bloomingdale Village Hall -
February 1: Winnebago Elementary -
February 15: Jersey Mike’s Fundraiser
TBD: Deadline for Submittal of Recognition Award Nominations
March 1: Westfield Middle School -
April 5: Bloomingdale Park District JRC -
TBD: Annual CC! Awards Breakfast @ 9:00 AM, Bloomingdale Golf Club
May 3: Bloomingdale Park District JRC -
June 7: Bloomingdale Township -
July – No Meeting
August 9: St. Isidore’s -
September 6: School District 13 -
November 1: Bloomingdale Library (Annual Meeting) -
December 6: Holiday Dinner (No Regular Meeting)
Chair: Bill Bahr (Bloomingdale-
Secretary: Becky Wyatt (Community-
“What is honored in a country will be cultivated there.” -
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COALITION MEMBERS (Links; Board of Directors*)
Bloomingdale Chamber of Commerce (Stan Poplonski*)
Bloomingdale Fire Protection District #1 (Richard Kurka*)
Bloomingdale Lions Club (Sue Crosson-
Bloomingdale Police Department (Dawn Odoi*)
Bloomingdale Public Library (Kandy Jones*)
Bloomingdale School District #13 (Linda Wojcicki* &
Deyana Matt* (IAEA’s 2014 Illinois Art Educator of the Year!))
Bloomingdale Township (Dawn Arimura*)
Bloomingdale VFW Post 7539 (TBD)
Village of Bloomingdale (Barb Weber*)
Winnebago School (Laura Reece*)
Contact Webmaster (Bill Bahr) at email
News Video: Hero Honored for Saving Motorcyclist's Life
As of 2004, the Bloomingdale CHARACTER COUNTS!® Coalition is a federally recognized
Early history overview article.
C O U N T S!