Our Donors

Leaving a legacy – building for the next 50 years.

We would like to recognize the following donors for their generous support of the Chicago Lions Charitable Association. Rugby union is played by 15 players on a field and traditionally, is known as a “XV” in Roman numerals.

The First XV

The following made a $25,000 commitment payable over one to five years. So far, this group raised $600,000.

Captain: J “Tyke” Nollman

Vice Captain: The Concord Group – John Duggan/Ed Stritch

  • Paul Bergman
  • Keith Brown
  • Bill Fraumann
  • Bob Muzikowski
  • Tom Pirelli
  • Larry Zeno
  • Walter Bodden
  • Bruce Calvert
  • Mark Kaufman
  • Jim Robinson
  • David Skidmore
  • Ed Kane
  • Patrick Bolger
  • Matt Campbell
  • Jack McNamara
  • Dick Smith
  • Harry Viljoen
  • Illinois Youth Rugby

The President’s XV

The following made a $10,000 commitment payable over one to five years.

Captain: Dennis Dunne

  • Doug Andrews
  • Jim Henry
  • Bob Bloomfield
  • David Hourihane
  • Mike & Jack Brennan
  • Michael Palmer

The Captain’s XV

The following made a $5,000 commitment payable over one to five years.

  • Chris McClellan
  • MC Laubscher