Kankakee Valley Genealogical Society

Our Organization

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The initial meeting of the Kankakee Valley Genealogical & Historical Society took place at the Kankakee Public Library on January 16, 1968. A constitution and bylaws were adopted that evening and plans made for a membership drive.

Our 2017 Officers, Directors, & Committees

President ...........................................................Marcia Stang

Vice-President.....................................................Betty Schatz

Secretary............................................................Mary Schatz

Treasurer............................................................Nelda Ravens

Quarterly Editor..................................................Marcia Stang 

Webpage Editor.......................Lee Hollenbeck & Dale Monty

Social Secretary....................................................Marge Ryan

Historian................................................................Judy Gierke

Librarian..............................................................Marcia Stang

Directors...........Harriet Schultz, Wilfred Mateer, & Dee Stone

Standing Committees & Chairpersons:

Publications...............................Nelda Ravens & Marcia Stang

Program................................................................Betty Schatz

Libary/Book..............................Nelda Ravens & Marcia Stang

Education..............................................................Marcia Stang

Research.........................KVGS members at the Wed. meetings

Membership Chairperson......................................Nelda Ravens

Cemetery Chairperson...........................................Marcia Stang


Membership Information

Membership Dues are for one calendar year, January 1 - December 31. Dues are $15.00 per calendar year for individual or family memberships. Checks should be made payable to Kankakee Valley Genealogical Society. 

   Kankakee Valley Genealogical Society
   P.O. Box 442
   Bourbonnais, IL  60914

Membership includes the following:

  • Quarterly Publication "Thea-Ki-Ki"
  • Free Queries in Quarterly
  • Surname Charts Published in Quarterly
  • Single Ancestor Search of KVGS Publications

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Membership Application

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