Past Events

Hanover Park Cops Day 2018

The Hanover Park Police Department will be hosting our 22nd Annual COPS Day Picnic on Friday, August 10, 2018 from 5-8p.m. followed by a movie-in-the-park featuring Disney’s “Coco” at dusk. The picnic will be held at Community Park, 1919 Walnut Avenue. The park is located on the southwest corner of Church Street and Walnut Avenue. The picnic will include an emergency vehicle display, a

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Bartlett National Night Out 2018

Enjoy a special evening at Bartlett Park with the Village of Bartlett, Bartlett Park District and Bartlett Fire Protection District. This award winning community event, in its 25th year in Bartlett, is scheduled to include: free food, giveaways, local business displays, a watermelon eating contest, face painting, a balloon twister, an inflatable slide, a dunk tank, golf & archery skills exhibits, panning for gold

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Bernie’s Book Bank

The Basket Brigade Committee gives back as we volunteer at Bernie’s Book Bank. Bernie’s Book Bank sources, processes and distributes quality new and gently used children’s books to significantly increase book ownership among at-risk infants, toddlers and school-age children throughout Chicagoland. Bernie’s Book Bank is the leading provider of quality books to at-risk children in the Chicagoland area. Bernie’s Book Bank is named for

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Becoming Unstoppable – 4/14/18

Two World Class Speakers in One Amazing Day Discover Your Focus: • How to move forward with absolute certainty on a successful outcome • Learn how to focus on a single task to overcome anything • Gain control over your life circumstances through renewed focus • Break through your limiting beliefs of “I can’t” and “it’s not possible” • How to move towards your

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Basket Brigade 2018

Join us for another AMAZING year of giving back!!! This year our goal is to deliver 1500 complete Thanksgiving dinners to local area families in need!!! Assembly Day will be at Hoffman Estates High School1100 W Higgins Rd, Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169 Photos from our 2017 Event…

Flex Drive 2018

Welcome Flex Employees. Thanks for donating to our Flex Drive 2018!!! Flex will MATCH donations up to $250 towards the great work that Basket Brigade does. This is FANTASTIC!  Please pick your donation amount below. Thanks for your donation

2017 Benefit Concert

Visit our Facebook Page to see photos from our second Benefit Show. Chasing Alice and U.F.C. rocked the house, and helped us raise money to feed area families. https://www.facebook.com/1501249456864382/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1917988571857133

Bears vs Packers Raffle – Drawing Sep 22, 2018

The NFL’s oldest rivalry!!!     Bears vs Packers, at Soldier Field!     Sunday, December 16, 2018     Noon (unless flex scheduling changes the time) Raffle is for (2) tickets to the game, in the South End Zone, great seats!!! Drawing to be held September 22, 2018 at our Benefit Show at Bannerman’s Sports Bar & Grill in Bartlett, IL.  Drawing will be done Facebook

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Benefit Concert for Basket Brigade

Help us to deliver complete Thanksgiving dinners to 1500 local area families this year!!! Join us for our third annual Benefit Concert. We have three great bands lined up to ROCK THE HOUSE!! We’ll also have all kinds of awesome Raffle Prizes, Silent Auctions, and the big raffle, (2) tickets to the Chicago Bears vs Green Bay Packers at Soldier Field December 16th!! 6:00p

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Board Break-a-thon Fundraiser

Help us deliver 1500 Thanksgiving Dinners to local families-in-need Come join us for a super-fun FUNdraiser!!!! There are 3 ways that you can help out…. 1 – Sponsor a Child or Student – download a pledge form (link below) each pledge of at least $10, your child or student can break up to 3 boards!!! In any way they want, hammer fist, kick, stomp,

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Assembly Day, Basket Brigade 2016

Visit our Facebook Page to see photos from our 2nd Basket Brigade. Over 200 volunteers help us to deliver 268 Baskets to 1340 happy recipients! https://www.facebook.com/pg/basketbrigadesuburbanchicago/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1740307482958577  

Assembly Day, Basket Brigade 2017 – Nov 18, 2017

Saturday, November 18, 2017 Assembly / Delivery Day Community Center – Streamwood Park District 777 S. Bartlett Road Streamwood, IL 60107

Disney Ticket Raffle – Drawing Nov 2, 2017

The most magical place on earth!!! Raffle is for (4) one day park hopper tickets to Disney World. Drawing to be held Facebook Live, November 2, 2017 SOLD OUT Minimum of 20 tickets sold for raffle to be drawn. (4) One-Day Park Hopper tickets, valued at $648.00, are valid during normal operating hours and provide admission to a magical one-day experience at our unique

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Culver’s Fundraiser – Oct 11, 2017

Join us at Culver’s on Wednesday, October 11 from 12pm – 8pm. Bring your family and friends; enjoy great food to help raise money in support of Basket Brigade of Suburban Chicago! Just tell them you are there to support our cause when you place your order. Culvers 1800 Wise Rd Schaumburg, IL 60193 Learn more on our Facebook Event Page  

Hanover Park Business Expo – Oct 11, 2017

Join us at the Hanover Park Local Business Expo on Wednesday, October 11 from 5pm – 7pm.   Come visit with Basket Brigade and other Local Businesses.

Benefit Concert – Sept 29, 2017

Our annual band benefit is here!! Mark your calendars for Friday Sept 29th! Chasing Alice will be rocking the house again this year with some special guests! As always we will have raffles and auction items. It will be a great night, so invite all your friends!! Come out to the Chicago Loop Sports Bar to support Basket Brigade!  

Bowling for Baskets – Sep 9, 2017

Bowling fundraiser at Poplar Creek Bowl to support our goal of feeding 500 local families this Thanksgiving! Join us at Poplar Creek Bowl 2354 W Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates 1:30p-3:30p Bowling 3:30p-6:00p raffles and fun Your ticket includes bowling, shoes, unlimited food and non-alcoholic drinks. Come, show your support, and help us in our effort to Deliver Thanksgiving to 500 local area families this

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Bears vs Packers Raffle – Drawing Sep 29, 2017

The NFL’s oldest rivalry!!!      Bears vs Packers, at Soldier Field!      Sunday, November 12, 2017 Noon (unless flex scheduling changes the time) Raffle is for (2) tickets to the game, in the South End Zone, great seats!!! Drawing to be held September 29, 2017 at our Benefit Show at the Chicago Loop Sports Bar in Streamwood. Purchase Tickets Below *** BE

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Benefit Show, Chicago Loop, Sept 2016

Visit our Facebook Page to see photos from our first Benefit Show. Chasing Alice and Katie Hibben rocked the house, and helped us raise money to feed area families. https://www.facebook.com/pg/basketbrigadesuburbanchicago/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1740307482958577  

Culver’s Fundraiser – Aug 9, 2017

Join us at Culver’s on Wednesday, August 9 from 12pm – 8pm. Bring your family and friends; enjoy great food to help raise money in support of Basket Brigade of Suburban Chicago! Just tell them you are there to support our cause when you place your order. Learn more on our Facebook Event Page