About Us

S.R.Y.C. Charities is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization established by the members of Starved Rock Yacht Club in Ottawa, Illinois. All Donations to the Charity are tax deductible.

The Mission Statement of the SRYC Charities is “to provide community outreach, education and recreation throughout the Illinois River Valley.”

S.R.Y.C. Charities Leadership

SRYC Charities is governed by an elected Board of Directors and events are managed by volunteer Committee Chairs. We have no paid employees or consultants.

2019 – 2020 Board of Directors

Mary Baker, President
Sally Mitchell, Vice President
Tim Jones, Secretary
Donna Malinak, Treasurer
Mike Pfeiffer, Board Member

PAST Board of Directors (2017 – 2018 Term)

Tara Bell, Executive Director
Randy Bell, President
Mary Baker, Vice President
April Parrott, Secretary
Donna Malinak, Treasurer
Bill Parrott, Board Member
Patricia Vish, Board Member