A Not-for-profit IRS 501 (c) (3) "Public Charity"
Dedicated to the Cultural Preservation and
Economic Development of inner cities,
small towns and rural communities located
along the Grand Old Highway.
On the Run with Aprylle Gilbert
U.S. Route 6 Charity Run
2015 Activity Updates
U.S. Route 6 Charity Run - For the Kids!
On the Run with Aprylle - Activity Updates
Aprylle arrives in Illinois - Thursday July 30, 2015
(She ran the old bridge route to Rock Island)
Aprylle meets Jeff Olson, Street Commissioner with the
Village of Seneca, Illinois.
Aprylle is enthusiastically greeted by fellow runner John Vanderootel at
John Deere Pavilion's Learn & Play Day
Kids of all ages are invited to come play and learn about a day in the life of John Deere customers at the John Deere Pavilion's Learn & Play Day on Saturday, July 19th - 2014 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. At this free event, children will learn about life on a farm, see what it's like to work on a construction site, explore the world of forestry and more.
- HELP WANTED -
The U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association is seeking
that special individual for the position of Executive Director for
the State of Illinois.
The Association is currently in the process of
creating state divisions of the National Association.
Our programs are serious. Our activities are
educational, fun and family oriented.
Sr. High School and College student interns play
a major role in
The Executive Director would oversee all programs
and activities within the state, and work closely with local
communities, city, county, state and federal agencies.
He / she is authorized to apply for grants and
manage development programs.
The U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association is a Not-for-profit IRS 501 (c) (3) Corporation dedicated to the economic development and cultural preservation of inner cities, small towns and rural communities located along all 3,652 miles of the Grand Old Highway.
additional information contact Russell J. Lombard, President/CEO at: