The Circumnavigators Club is an organization for
people who have made a trip around the world. Learn more about the Club
on the international
website. The Chicago chapter
sponsors 4 educational events a year plus a December Holiday party.
To raise funds to support the
Circumnavigators Foundation, we have a fundraiser each year.
One of the main activities of the
Foundation is to send carefully selected students
(Scholars) on an around the
world trip to pursue research. Our creed is:
Circumnavigators can sign up for this event using their credit card at
On January 21, 2023 we visited visited the Union League Club of Chicago. This is a famous historic location.
Our speaker was Vivica Lewis, who made her circumnavigation in the summer of 2022.
Clicking on her name will give you more information about her and her research topic: "Birth Control Bans to Contraceptive Care".
To learn more about our other 21 scholars our Chapter has sponsored over the past 2 decades: Click here.
Dave Waring, Pat Smith, Tim Foufas, Dan Dozier, Emma Harmon, Jackie Winship & Mary Houston,
enjoy a libation and conversation before the formal event.
Deanna Padgett, VP - Foundation, presents Vivica Lewis the 5 flags of the countries she visited on her circumnavigation. The fuzzy photos capture the emotions of the moment. This presentatiion of the flags is a long-standing Chapter tradition which always delights.