United Airlines Foundation Presents a Check to the Des Plaines Community Foundation

Some of the Trustees in attendance are pictured (from left to right, back row) Patrick J. Devereau, Siete 7, Jan Goczkowski, Century 21, Eckhard Blaumueller, Danube Swabians and Sandra Hansen, Harris Bank. Front row (from left to right) Rosemary Argus, Executive Director, Des Plaines Community Foundation, Pastor Charles Reid, Vice President, Des Plaines Community Foundation and Robert Argus, United Airlines.

Robert Argus, senior manager, United Airlines presented the Des Plaines Community Foundation with a check for $1000 from the United Airlines Foundation at a recent Board of Trustees meeting on January 11, 2012.

Robert Argus was granted this check from United because of more than 150 hours of volunteer work he provided with the Neighbors Helping Neighbors program of the Des Plaines Community Foundation.

The Des Plaines Community Foundation is a non-for-profit 501c3 organization that serves the residents who live and work in Des Plaines. The Neighbors Helping Neighbors Program helps the disabled and elderly with transportation, yard work, house repairs, snow shoveling, etc. in order to enable them to live on their own.