Bradley McCann, an attorney with Spesia & Taylor, has been a member of the Lions Club of Minooka and the Rotary Club of Joliet for over five years.
Bradley was picked by the members of the Lions Club as the Lion of the Year for the 2018-2019 year. He has also been on the Lions Club board of directors for the last three years, where he has served as the second vice president and is currently the acting first vice president. Beginning on September 1, 2019, and continuing for a year, he will be the president of the Club. The Lions Club is very involved in Minooka and surrounding areas and participates in specific events such as Minooka Summerfest, which is the Club’s largest charitable event; delivering groceries to individuals for Thanksgiving; delivering groceries and baskets to individuals with kids for Easter; providing college scholarships for many Minooka Community High School seniors; and providing for eye glasses, examinations, and hearing aids for individuals in the area.
In addition to the Minooka Lions Club, Bradley has also been on the board of directors for the Joliet Rotary for the last three years. During that time, he has served as the group’s Director of International Services, which has allowed him to be involved in writing Rotary International’s grant process, thereby obtaining funding for school renovations, teacher housing renovations, and water well installations, as well as the implementation of school and teacher seminars, in Malawi, Africa. For the 2019-2020 year, Bradley has been appointed to chair the Rotary International District 6450 Endowment/Major Gifts Subcommittee, where he will work with members of more than 60 Rotary Clubs and the general public to provide information related to charitable bequests to Rotary during life and at death and the planning and structure to accomplish those bequests.