Welcome to

100+ People Who Care

100+ People Who Care - Illinois Valley is a group of men and women committed to making a difference in our local communities. Our mission is to reach out and help local charities obtain the funds they need to continue the amazing work they are doing in the greater Illinois Valley area.



Caring People

Who want to make a difference in the greater Illinois Valley area


+ 1 hr

Per Quarter

To nominate, vote for, and contribute $100 to the selected nonprofit organization


= 10k

Dollars Raised

For a local organization creating positive changes we can see!

“When 100 or more people come together in a room, each person becomes a powerful force for doing good work while lifting up your community. We are each strong in our own right, but together we are stronger.”


Better Together

Illinois Valley is made up of 24 cities and villages in 3 counties, encompassing the cities of Ottawa, LaSalle, Peru, Oglesby, Spring Valley, Utica, and several smaller communities.

IMG_2778 (1).JPG

DENISE Franz, Chapter Co-Founder

“Giving back has been such a joyful part of life for myself and my family. With the power of 100+ caring people, the opportunities are unlimited!”

Get Involved

Become a part of this dynamic and inspired group of local men and women who are interested in making a meaningful impact in our local communities. Members come from all walks of life and varying financial backgrounds. Individually, it is challenging to make a significant difference– but together we have the ability to contribute to the growth and health of our communities in ways we never thought possible!