Archive for Charities

Gerstad Builders Invites McHenry Families to the Turkey Trot 5K

On Thanksgiving Day, residents of McHenry County have the opportunity to give back to their community by participating in the third annual Turkey Trot benefiting JourneyCare Hospice. The story behind the race is a personal one that has touched the lives of many people in the McHenry area, including Gerstad Builders president, Roger Gerstad. In [Read More]

November 22, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Charities, Chicago Real Estate News, Community Service, Events, In the Burbs, Locations, McHenry County, New Homes

Disabled Patriot Fund Dinner to be Held on Nov. 1

The Southwest Suburban Home Builders Association wants to remind residents of Chicago new homes that the Second Annual Disabled Patriot Fund Black and White Night dinner and fundraiser event is coming up on Friday, Nov. 1st. This special event helps to raise money for veterans who have given so much for our freedom. The event [Read More]

October 23, 2013 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Charities, Community Service, Events, In the City

Tour a Cool Kitchen in Harbor Country this Weekend

My favorite Onion article ever: Mr. Autumn Man. And while it refers to smug fall-loving denizens of New England, I like to think it could also apply to Chicagoans reveling in our version of New England: Harbor Country. So, Dukes and Duchesses of Fall, grab your pumpkin-spiced coffees—I’ve got a nice weekend event for you in Harbor Country (and I [Read More]

October 09, 2013 | Author: admin | Comments: Comments Off on Tour a Cool Kitchen in Harbor Country this Weekend | Categories: Charities, Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Community Service, Events, Events AOI

Disabled Patriot Fund Hosting Annual Golf Outing

The Disabled Patriot Fund is hosting their Ninth Annual Golf Outing at the Green Garden Country Club in Frankfort, Ill. The event, which is the organization’s biggest fundraiser of the year, will be held on Thursday, July 11. The tournament begins with a 9:00 a.m. shotgun start, and golfers will be competing to win prizes [Read More]

Tee Up for the Bi-Annual SSHBA Golf Outing

It’s that time of the year again, time to tee off for the Southwest Suburban Home Builders Association’s Spring Golf outing! Coming up on Thursday, June 6 at the Odyssey Country Club, you and your colleagues may choose to take a break from the office and spend the day golfing, socializing and more! Registration for [Read More]

May 20, 2013 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Charities, Community Service, Events, Events AOI, Featured, SSHBA

Residents of McHenry County Neighborhoods go Bald for a Cause

In 1999, three coworkers came up with an idea to shave their heads for donations to raise funds for kids with cancer. In 2000, Tim Kenny, John Bender and Enda McDonnell, hosted the first St. Baldrick’s event at their industry’s annual St. Patrick’s Day party, shaving 19 heads and raising $104,000 to fund the research [Read More]

@properties Hosts “Friends and Neighbors” Fundraiser To Benefit Local Charities

@properties Friends and Neighbors Community Fund hosted its third annual Chicago Revealed fundraising event Sept. 20, benefiting two local organizations: Off the Street Club and Community Partners for Affordable Housing. More than 200 guests attended the event, which was held at The Standard Club in downtown Chicago. This year’s theme was “Artists in the City.” [Read More]

October 18, 2012 | Author: @Properties | Comments: (0) | Categories: Charities, Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Events, Featured