Fundraising Events

20th Annual Tee Off for Camp Blackhawk
August 17, 2020
9:00 am (registration opens)
Kemper Lakes Golf Club
24000 N. Old McHenry Rd.
Kildeer, IL, 60047

Tee Off for Camp Blackhawk on August 17, 2020 at the Kemper Lakes Golf Club in Kildeer, IL to support our free week-long retreat for kids and teens with epilepsy. This day includes 18 holes of golf with cart, a boxed lunch, on course games, a cocktail reception, dinner, as well as silent and live auctions. Registration opens at 9:00 am and we will tee off at 11:00 am. Tickets cost $300 per person or $1,100 for a foursome. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

2020 Epilepsy Fall Fest 5K Presented by Northwestern Medicine – Montrose Harbor
September 12, 2020
8:00 am (registration opens)
Montrose Harbor
601 W. Montrose Dr.
Chicago, IL 60613

Join us as we Walk as One at Montrose Harbor in Chicago on September 12, 2020. Registration opens at 8:00 am. There will be a ceremony at 9:30 am and the 5K begins at 10:00 am. It will be followed by a festival at 10:30 am. The day will include food, drinks, games and fun for all! Registration costs $20 (kids 5 and under are free). All participants will receive a free bandana. If you raise $50 or more, you will receive a EFGC 5K t-shirt! For more information and to register, click here.

2020 Epilepsy Fall Fest 5K Presented by Northwestern Medicine – Cantigny Park
September 26, 2020
8:00 am (registration opens)
Cantigny Park
1 S. 151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189

Join us as we Walk as One at Cantigny Park in Wheaton, IL on September 26, 2020. Registration opens at 8:00 am. There will be a ceremony at 9:30 am and the 5K begins at 10:00 am. It will be followed by a festival at 10:30 am. The day will include food, drinks, games and fun for all! Registration costs $20 (kids 5 and under are free). All participants will receive a free bandana. If you raise $50 or more, you will receive a EFGC 5K t-shirt! For more information and to register, click here.

2020 Bank of America Chicago Marathon
October 11, 2020

Registration to our Heroes Team for the 2020 Bank of America Chicago Marathon is now open! The marathon entries are very valuable and in high demand. This year we are only allocated thirty five (35) guaranteed entrees. The EFGC Heroes Team is a vital fundraising initiative of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago. As a member of this team, there is a commitment to raise or donate a minimum of $1,750 by Tuesday, October 6, 2020, in order to use one of our guaranteed entry spots.

EFGC Heroes Team Benefits:

  • Complimentary Bank of America Chicago Marathon Entry Fee
  • Race Day Singlet with Name Recognition
  • Kick Off Party
  • Fundraising Event at Old Irving Brewing Co.
  • Pre-Race Pasta Party
  • Cheering Section with Coffee and Donuts for Friends and Family on Marathon Day at the EFGC Tent in Charity Village
  • 2 Free Registrations to the 2020 Epilepsy 5K

We have limited spaces, so if you are interested please email Kelly Lang at klang@epilepsychicago.org as soon as possible!

Casino Night
November 7, 2020
7:00-11:00 pm
Colombia Yacht Club
111 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Join the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago’s Associate Board for a night of fun at the 2020 Casino Night! The evening will include an open bar, entertainment, hors d’oeuvres, black jack, craps, and roulette. The tickets cost $90. If you make an additional $20 donation, you will receive $25 more in playing chips! For more information, and to purchase tickets click here.