Fundraising Events

Seize the Stage Night at the Chicago Dog’s Baseball Game
August 23, 2019
7:05 pm
Impact Field
9850 Balmoral Ave.
Rosemont, IL 60018

Come out to Impact Field to enjoy a Chicago Dogs baseball game and support the “Seize the Stage Musical Revue” that benefits EFGC. Tickets are $13 and $5 of each ticket purchased will go towards EFGC. The “Seize the Stage” cast will also perform the national anthem! Other exciting incentives include a Chicago Dogs baseball hat, the first 1,500 fans in the ballpark will receive a backpack, and kids can run the bases after the game. To purchase tickets, click here. Reach out to  Samantha Gassel at Sammijg824@gmail.com for ticket request information.

Tee Off for Camp Blackhawk Golf Outing
August 26, 2019
Kemper Lakes Golf Club
24000 N. Old McHenry Rd.

Kildeer, IL 60047On Monday, August 26th, we will be Teeing Off for Camp Blackhawk at our annual Golf Outing at Kemper Lakes Golf Club in Kildeer, IL. The day includes breakfast, 18 holes of golf with cart, one play at each on course game, cocktail reception, lunch, silent auction, live auction, and door prizes. All proceeds will go toward Camp Blackhawk, the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago’s week-long retreat that is offered to kids, ages 6-17, with epilepsy at no charge. To register, click here.For more information contact Kelly Lang at klang@epilepsychicago.org.

The 2019 Epilepsy Fall Fest 5K – Wheaton
September 21, 2019
Cantigny Park
1 S 151 Winfield Rd.
Wheaton, IL 60189

We’re excited to announce that the Epilepsy Fall Fest 5K at Cantigny Park in Wheaton, IL will be taking place in the fall this year! On Saturday, September 21st, our Fall Fest will include our traditional 5K, as well as exciting new activities and games. Registration opens at 8:00 am and the 5K begins at 10:00 am. Click here to register.

Contact Kelly Lang at klang@epilepsychicago.org or 312-939-8622 ext 208 if you have any questions, or would like to receive information regarding event sponsorship.

The 2019 Epilepsy Fall Fest 5K – Evanston
September 28, 2019
Northwestern University
Cook Hall East Lot
2311 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208

We’re excited to announce that we have a new location for our 5K! The Epilepsy Fall Fest 5K will be taking place at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL on Saturday, September 28th! It will include our traditional 5K, as well as exciting new activities and games. Registration opens at 8:00 am and the 5K begins at 10:00 am. Click here to register.

Contact Kelly Lang at klang@epilepsychicago.org or 312-939-8622 ext 208 if you have any questions or would like to receive information regarding event sponsorship.

Seize the Stage
October 4, 2019
Community Arts Center
225 McHenry Road
Buffalo Grove, IL

The 8th Annual Seize the Stage will take place on Friday, October 4th at 7:30 pm at the Community Arts Center in Buffalo Grove, IL. Seize the Stage is a musical revue that benefits the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago’s Camp Blackhawk. Camp Blackhawk allows kids with epilepsy to experience overnight camp in a safe environment, surrounded by others who know what having epilepsy means–all at no cost to parents.

For more information, please contact Kelly Lang at klang@epilepsychicago.org.