Fundraising Events

Heroes Night Gala
February 29, 2020
6:00 pm
City Hall Chicago
838 W. Kinzie St.
Chicago, IL 60642

Join us for our annual Heroes Night Gala on Saturday, February 29, 2019 at the City Hall Chicago. We will present former Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago Board member Andrea Murphy, with the Richard N. Rovner Hero Award and Illinois State Representative Terri Bryant, with the Inspirational Commitment Award. The evening will include a cocktail reception, silent auction, dinner and program, as well as live entertainment from The Chicago Players.

For more information, and to purchase tickets 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 as soon as possible!