The Club That Fights Diabetes

The Cosmopolitan Club of Aurora

The mission of every Cosmo member is to contribute to community well-being through charitable donations and volunteer service with special emphasis on supporting efforts to prevent and find a cure for diabetes.

A Message from the Cosmopolitan Club of Aurora President

Welcome to the Cosmopolitan Club of Aurora, “The Club That Fights Diabetes”, a group of civic service minded individuals, working together to realize a dream, to find a cure for Diabetes.

The Cosmo’s raise funds for research, through the University of Chicago Medicine-Kovler Diabetes Research Center. We support diabetes education, through the Rush Copley Diabetes Education Center, and Presence Mercy Medical Center for Diabetic Wellness. We help send children with Diabetes to ADA Summer Diabetic Camps and we assist Diabetics in obtaining trained Diabetic Alert Dogs.

Since 1927, the Cosmopolitan Members have endeavored to make the Aurora Area a better place to live.

Why not Join with us……Together We Can make a difference!

Russ George

Recent News



”A NIGHT AT THE FARM” Cosmos Raise Funds to Fight Diabetes By Russ GeorgeThe Cosmopolitan Club of Aurora, the club that fights diabetes, held their first Major Fundraiser of the year “A Night at the Farm”, in the Barn at Blackberry Farm, last Friday, June 25th.The...

Cosmos Invest In Diabetes Research!

Cosmos Invest In Diabetes Research!

Russ George, President of the Cosmopolitan Club of Aurora “The Club That Fights Diabetes”, recently presented Peggy Hasenauer, Executive Director of the UChicago Medicine-Kovler Diabetes Center, with a check for $2,500.00 for diabetes research, at the club’s May...

ADA Imagine Camp

ADA Imagine Camp

This summer, ADA Imagine Camp will be offered through four one-week sessions, Monday through Friday, June 7–July 26 for youth ages 5–17 with type 1 diabetes (TD1). ADA Imagine Camp is designed to facilitate an at-home virtual experience connecting kids and families....

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The Aurora Cosmopolitan Club meets on the third Thursday of each month at Oak Street Restaurant. The annual dues are $150. You can pay monthly, quarterly, or annually. We support many different causes like, University of Chicago Kolver Research Center, student scholarships at Waubonsee Community College, and summer camp scholarships. Our fundraisers are the Wine Tasting Event, Banana Split, Race to Fight Diabetes at Sycamore Speedway, Annual BBQ, and a rummage sale. We partner with community agencies like Communities In Schools and Salvation Army. We participate in National Night Out and the Aurora Historical Society Bell Ringing at the Tanner House,

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The Cosmopolitan Club of Aurora supports the University of Chicago Kovler Research Center.

We give scholarships to students attending Waubonsee Community College and give scholarships to kids attending a diabetic summer camp.

The University of Chicago Medicine Kovler Diabetes Center is a comprehensive center for innovative diabetes research and unparalleled patient care. Their mission at the Kovler Diabetes Center is to provide holistic treatment, care and education that empowers our patients to effectively manage their diabetes for a lifetime

Kovler Research Center