Emerald Society of Illinois

We are the Irish American Police Association

Who Are We?

Founded in 1975, The Emerald Society of Illinois is comprised of Irish American Law Enforcement Officers in the State of Illinois.  The Emerald Society of Illinois Society is based in Chicago but has members coast to coast. The Emerald Society of Illinois was created for the promotion of Irish Culture and goodwill through various social events.

Upcoming Events

January Meeting

January 23, 2023
Chicago F.O.P. Hall Lodge #7

1412 W. Washington
Blvd., Chicago, IL

Meeting - 7:00 PM

Annual Chili Cook-Off – Music by Finnbar Fagan

February Meeting

February 23, 2023
 Edison Park Inn

6715 N. Olmsted, Chicago, IL

Meeting – 7:00 PM

North-Side Traveling Meeting

March 11, 2023

St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration

Celebration held at I.U.O.E. Local 399 Hall

2260 South Grove St., Chicago, IL

Event Begins - 10:00 AM

Music by Wild Colonial Bhoys

March Meeting

March 2023
St Patricks Day Celebration en lieu of meeting

 Parade & Celebration

Our Sponsors

DIGI Search
Police Chaplains Ministry
Cork & Kerry
McCarthy Byrnes
The Byrnes Group
Preferred Rate
Plumbers Local 130 U.A
Hibernian Radio