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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!
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For more information, please contact Lauren Richter at 312-424-6842 or lrichter@childrenshomeandaid.org.  


February

 


 

 

March

NCAA Basketball Tournament
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
Thank you for participating in the Associate Board's 2016 Basketball Bracket!

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


April

Blue Bow Campaign
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Every year, Children’s Home + Aid partners with social and community service organizations across Illinois to host dozens of events to raise awareness of child abuse and prevention. Click below to learn more Blue Bow Ceremonies and activities being held throughout the state.
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5k Run + 1 Mile Walk Taking Steps to End Child Abuse
Sunday, April 17, 2016

12:45 p.m.
Tipton Trails
Bloomington, IL
Thank you to those who participated and volunteered in the 5K and 1 Mile Walk!

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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
Saturday, April 23, 2016
12 - 2 p.m.
Woman's Athletic Club
626 N Michigan Ave.

Chicago, IL
Thank you for attending the Woman's Board Baby Shower!
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For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org. 

 

Fiona Way Concert
Friday, April 29, 2016
7 p.m.
Bloomington Country Club
Bloomington, IL 
Thank you for attending the Fiona Way Concert!
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For more information, please contact Aleisha Guerrettaz at 309-834-5294 or aguerrettaz@childrenshomeandaid.org.

 


 

 

May

Kentucky Derby Day Party
Hosted by the Hinsdale Auxiliary of Children's Home + Aid
May 7, 2016
6:30 - 11:30 PM
Ruth Lake Country Club
Thank you for attending Derby Day!
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For more information, please contact Lauren Richter at 312-424-6842
or lrichter@childrenshomeandaid.org
. 

 

Gallery Event
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
May 11, 2016
6 - 8:30 p.m.
The Metropolitan Club
Willis Tower Skydeck
233 S. Wacker Dr., 67th Floor
Thank you for attending Gallery Event!
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For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@childrenshomeandaid.org. 

 

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

May 24, 2016
The Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
Thank you for attending the Champions for Children Luncheon!

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For more information, please contact Shannon Ring at 312-424-6833 or sring@childrenshomeandaid.org. 

 

For the Love of Children Luncheon
May 26, 2016
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
DoubleTree by Hilton
Bloomington, IL
Thank you for attending the For the Love of Children Luncheon!
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For more information, please contact Laura Cordero at 309-827-0374 ext. 4275
or lcordero@childrenshomeandaid.org.


June

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

Rockford, IL
Thank you for attending the Champions for Children Luncheon!
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For more information, please contact Aleisha Guerrettaz at 309-834-5294 or aguerrettaz@childrenshomeandaid.org.

 

Start Your Engines 
Hosted by the Woman's Board of Children's Home + Aid
June 2, 2016
6 - 9 p.m.
Klairmont Kollections
3111 N. Knox Avenue, Chicago.
Thank you for attending the Start Your Engines event!

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


July

 


 

August

4th Annual Bags Tournament
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
August 20, 2016
1 - 4 p.m.
Will's Northwoods Inn
3030 N. Racine
Chicago, IL 60657

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For more information, please contact Megan Biddix at 312-424-6811 or mbiddix@childrenshomeandaid.org. 


 

September

September Gala
Hosted by the Woman's Board of Children's Home + Aid
September 9, 2016
6:30 p.m.
The Mid-America Club
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For more information, please contact Jamie Gartenberg at 312-424-6825 or jgartenberg@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
Glen View Club
100 Golf Road
Golf, IL
More information coming soon!

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

 

Snug Hugs
Clothing donations can be dropped off at all Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops in Illinois and Wisconsin between.


November

Toast to Hope
Hosted by the Associate Board of Children's Home + Aid
Friday, November 4, 2016
More information coming soon!
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For more information, please contact Megan Biddix at 312-424-6811 or mbiddix@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. 

Snug Hugs
Clothing donations can be dropped off at all Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops in Illinois and Wisconsin between.

 


December

Chicago Area Holiday Gift Drive 2016

 


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