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2016 Calendar of Events

 

January

 

5th Annual Chef's Tasting 
Hosted by the Rice Leadership Committee of Children's Home + Aid
Thank you for attending Chef's Tasting 2016!
>read more 

For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org. 


February

Twin Cities One Billion Rising Event
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
12 - 1 p.m.
McLean County YWCA
1201 N. Hershey Rd.
Bloomington, IL
>read more

For more information, please contact Jeannie Higdon at jhigdon@childrenshomeandaid.org.


 

March

NCAA Basketball Tournament
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
March 2016
>read more

For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org. 


April

5k Run + 1 Mile Walk Taking Steps to End Child Abuse
Bloomington, IL
Sunday, April 17, 2016
12:45 p.m.
>read more

For more information, please contact Aleisha Guerrettaz at 309-834-5294 or aguerrettaz@childrenshomeandaid.org.

Baby Shower
Hosted by the Woman's Board of Children's Home + Aid
More information coming soon!

The 2015 event raised funds and over 400 supplies for the Family Necessities Pantry in Englewood. 

For more information, please contact Amy Skarnulis at 312-424-6811 or 
askarnulis@childrenshomeandaid.org.

 

 


May

Derby Day
Hosted by the Hinsdale Auxiliary of Children's Home + Aid
May 7, 2016
Ruth Lake Country Club
More information coming soon!

For more information, please contact Amy Skarnulis at 312-424-6811 or askarnulis@childrenshomeandaid.org. 

 

11th Annual Champions for Children Luncheon
Hosted by the Board of Trustees of Children's Home + Aid

More information coming soon!

>read more 

For more information, please contact Meghan Gauen at 312-424-6832 or mgauen@childrenshomeandaid.org. 

 

Gallery Event
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
More information coming soon!


For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org. 


June

2nd Annual Champions for Children Luncheon in the Northern Region
June 2, 2016
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Rockford, IL
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For more information, please contact Aleisha Guerrettaz at 309-834-5294 or aguerrettaz@childrenshomeandaid.org.


July

 


August

4th Annual Bags Tournament
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
More information coming soon!
>see photos from the 2015 event here

For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org. 


September

September Gala
Hosted by the Woman's Board of Children's Home + Aid
September 9, 2016

Our Gala raised more than $550,000 for early child education. Read more of the post event release here.
>read more

For more information, please contact Amy Skarnulis at 312-424-6811 or askarnulis@childrenshomeandaid.org.


October
Putt-Putt for Central 
Bloomington, IL
More information coming soon!
Sixteen bars and restaurants will participate in the 24th Annual Putt-Putt for Charity Event by hosting a putting hole at different locations. Teams of golfers followed an assigned course through all 16 establishments to compete for prizes and raise funds. 

For more information, please contact Aleisha Guerrettaz at 309-834-5294 or aguerrettaz@childrenshomeandaid.org.

 

Lost Dunes Golf Tournament
Monday, October 3, 2016

Lost Dunes Golf Club
Bridgman, MI
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For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org. 

 

Woman's Board Holiday Boutique
More information coming soon!
Glen View Club
100 Golf Road
Golf, IL
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For more information, please contact Amy Skarnulis at 312-424-6811 or askarnulis@childrenshomeandaid.org.

 

Snug Hugs
October 26 - December 15

Clothing donations can be dropped off at all Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops in Illinois and Wisconsin between October 26 and December 15.
>read more

For more information, please contact Lynn Milligan at 312-424-6871 or lmilligan@childrenshomeandaid.org.


November

Toast to Hope
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
Friday, November 4, 2016
More information coming soon!
>read more 

For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or 
jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org

 

Crochet and Knit-A-Thon (CKAT)
More information coming soon!

The Crochet and Knit-A-Thon (CKAT) reaches out to crafters nationwide for donations of knitted and crocheted items to the Snug Hugs for Kids clothing drive.
>read more

For more information, please contact Lynn Milligan at 312-424-6871 or lmilligan@childrenshomeandaid.org.

Snug Hugs
October 26 - December 15

Clothing donations can be dropped off at all Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops in Illinois and Wisconsin between October 26 and December 15.
>read more

For more information, please contact Lynn Milligan at 312-424-6871 or lmilligan@childrenshomeandaid.org.


December

Chicago Area Holiday Gift Drive 2016


 

 


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