To toast one of our nation’s oldest volunteer service organizations, Holly Club of Joliet – and support its continued efforts to benefit children’s programs in Will County, Illinois – please plan on joining us for our upcoming Lawn Party fundraiser: It’s High Time for Tea!

WHEN is this fundraiser?

  • 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7, 2022

WHERE will this fundraiser be?

  • near downtown Joliet, Illinois.
  • at the Jacob Henry Mansion Estate.
  • 15 S. Richards St., Joliet.

WHAT TYPE of fundraiser is this?

  • a silent auction

WHAT KINDS of items can I be bidding on?

  • patio and lawn ornaments
  • gardening accessories
  • home décor accents
  • entertainment baskets
  • hostess gifts
  • jewelry
  • handbags
  • plants


  • Yes. We will have high tea finger sandwiches, fresh fruit and dessert.

WHAT PROGRAMS will this event benefit?

  • NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Consumer Monthly Gatherings
  • Trinity Services Family Counseling Center’s Kids Creative Expression Event
  • Greater Joliet Area YMCA’s Safety Around Water Program

COVID PROTOCOL – Please explain the procedure.

  • We require a copy of proof of vaccination, or a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of the event. Please send proof of vaccination to by June 1.
  • If you had filed proof of vaccination to attend the Holly Club Ball, you do not have to send this in again.

If I can’t make this event, can I still support this fundraiser?

Of course! We accept donations year-round.

  • You can mail us a check payable to Holly Club of Joliet with “Lawn Party” in the memo field, and addressed to Holly Club of Joliet, P.O. Box 3169, Joliet, IL 60434
  • Or you can use send us a donation online by using this button.

WHOM do I contact if I have questions about the organization itself?

ARE YOU SURE that Holly Club of Joliet is one of the oldest volunteer organizations in the United States?