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Founding members Jan McGivern and Linda Gonnella pose at the 20th Anniversary Gala

Founding members Jan McGivern and Linda Gonnella pose at the 20th Anniversary Gala

These folks are sure "making a difference" Assistance League of Chicagoland West NBC Chicago

Posted by Dick Johnson on Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Pat Allen and Judy Casten pack coats for school children in this 2014 photo

Pat Allen and Judy Casten pack coats for school children in this 2014 photo


 

20th Anniversary Gala, April 2016

 

 

We celebrated 20 years of service on April 30th with an evening of dinner, dancing, and sharing of memories at Ruth Lake Country Club. In case you missed it, the presentation is below. It traces Assistance League of Chicagoland West's history from our founding in 1996 to today. In addition, you can see an album of Assistance League photos through the years. Enjoy!

20th Anniversary Gala Celebration Presentation

Assistance League Photos through the Years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Books & Brunch, November 2015

Local publications including Hinsdale Magazine, Hinsdale Living, The Hinsdalean, and The Doings featured our successful event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Books & Brunch, November 2015

Dick Johnson talks about his largest "selfie" at our Books & Brunch event held on November 10, 2015, where we raised a record $162,800.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chicago Tribune, August 2015 

Assistance League Chicagoland West has been highlighted in this August Chicago Tribune article.

Click here for the full article. And feel free to share with anyone you think would want to join or could benefit from our organization. Thank you.

 

 

 

 

You are cordially invited to join us for

  Books & Brunch

Please join us at The Abbington on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 for this year’s Books & Brunch. Our authors include the "Breakfast Queen" Ina Pinkney, Stick Dog stories author Tom Watson, and memoirist/novelist Jen Lancaster.

Books & Brunch is Assistance League of Chicagoland West’s signature fundraising event. Inaugurated in 1996, Books & Brunch is traditionally held in early November. The program includes a luncheon, presentations by authors, boutique shopping, silent auction, and raffle baskets. All authors generously donate their time to speak and sign books.  

To learn more about Books & Brunch click here


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For more information checkout the comprehensive  DuPage Community Foundation Presentation Here