The following is a list of community events that are sponsored by Dunham Fund grant recipients and partners. We invite the organizations that are funded by the Dunham Fund to submit their educational or community events to us. Please be aware that we reserve the right to edit or refuse content. To submit your event, contact Holly Sambucetti at 630-844-2774.

March

Friday
3/31

Mutual Ground - Food for Thought 2.0 Raising Hope TBA

Event and ticket information will be available soon.

April

Thursday
4/06

CASA Kane County - Hands Around the Courthouse 12:00 pm

This event will be held at the Geneva Courthouse

Friday
4/07

Project HELP - Free Parent Education Workshop 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Information on location coming soon.

Topic: Importance of routines includes making routine charts.

Open to English and Spanish speaking. SPARK, Play, Learn, Connect.

Saturday
4/08

Project HELP - Free Active Parenting Workshop 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This event will be held at the Aurora Police Department, Aurora, IL

Parenting ages 5-12 years old (English Only)

Sunday
4/16

SciTech STEAM Sundays - Animation 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday
4/22

Association for Individual Development - Bunco Benefit 12:30 pm

This event will be held at the AID Elgin Training Center, 1135 Bowes Road, Elgin, IL 60123

Games begin at 1:00 PM. $10 pre-registration online or $12 at the Door.

There will be food, Raffles and Fun!

Saturday
4/22

West Aurora School District - Hall of Honor 5:30 pm

This event will be held at the Aurora Country Club, Aurora, IL

Thursday
4/27

CASA Kane County - Volunteer Recognition Event 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at Eagle Brook Country Club, Geneva, IL

Saturday
4/29

Super SciTech Saturday - April Fools Your Brain 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This event will be held at SciTech, Aurora, IL.

Free Children's Admission (maximum of 4 children per paying adult).

Saturday
4/29

Open Door - All Things Chocolate: Masquerade 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at the Pheasant Run, 4051 East Main Street, St. Charles, IL 60174

Unmask your love of All Things Chocolate. Experience the excitement of picturesque Bourbon Street and enjoy a celebration of the arts including music & dancing, street performers, auctions, raffles, delectable culinary & drink treats and samplings of the best chocolate confections. As we celebrate Open Door's 40th Anniversary, this annual gala will include special presentations and awards throughout the evening. Masks are encouraged. Black tie optional.

May

Friday
5/05

Project HELP - Free Parent Education Workshop 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Information on location coming soon.

Topic: Importance of routines includes making routine charts.

Open to English and Spanish speaking. SPARK, Play, Learn, Connect.

Saturday
5/06

Hesed House - 6th Annual Kentucky Derby Gala 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, 1823 Abriter Ct., Naperville, IL 60563

Reservations are $150, which includes food, specialty Derby drinks, wine, and craft beer.

Saturday
5/27

Super Scitech Saturday - Who Framed Dr. Meinstein? 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This event will be held at SciTech, Aurora, IL.

Free Children's Admission (maximum of 4 children per paying adult).

June

Sunday
6/04

Association for Individual Development - Color Burst 5K 7:30 am

This event will be held at the AID Aurora Main Campus, 309 New Indian Trail Ct., Aurora, IL

Same day registration will begin at 7:30 AM with the race officially beginning at 9:00 AM

Runners, walkers and wheelchair riders will be blasted with colors in this fun-filled family event.

Tuesday
6/06

Breaking Free - 10th Anniversary Jack Morcos Memorial Golf Classic 12:00 pm

This event will be held at the Blackberry Oaks Golf Course, 2245 Kennedy Road, Bristol, IL 60512

12:00 PM Registration

1:15 PM Golf - Shotgun Start

6:00 PM Award Dinner

Silent Auction

Friday
6/09

Project HELP - Free Parent Education Workshop 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Information on location coming soon.

Topic: Importance of routines includes making routine charts.

Open to English and Spanish speaking. SPARK, Play, Learn, Connect.

Saturday
6/24

Super SciTech Saturday - As Big As All Outdoors 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This event will be held at SciTech, Aurora, IL.

Free Children's Admission (maximum of 4 children per paying adult).

July

Saturday
7/08

Project HELP - Free Parent Education Workshop 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Information on location coming soon.

Topic: Importance of routines includes making routine charts.

Open to English and Spanish speaking. SPARK, Play, Learn, Connect.

Saturday
7/29

Super SciTech Saturday - Solar Summer 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This event will be held at SciTech, Aurora, IL.

Free Children's Admission (maximum of 4 children per paying adult).

August

Saturday
8/26

Super SciTech Saturday - Magnificent Moons 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This event will be held at SciTech, Aurora, IL.

Free Children's Admission (maximum of 4 children per paying adult).

Monday
8/28

CASA Kane County - Golf for a Child Invitational 12:00 am

This event will be held at the St. Charles & Royal Fox Country Club.

More information coming soon.

September

Saturday
9/16

Hesed House - 13th Annual Hike for Hesed 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This event will be held at Hesed House. Donations of $25 or more will receive a Hike Shirt.

Saturday
9/16

CASA Kane County - Fox Valley KIDS Marathon 3:00 pm

This event will be held at downtown St. Charles.

More information coming soon.

Saturday
9/16

West Aurora School District - Banding Together 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at Two Brothers Round House.

Monday
9/25

West Aurora School District 129 - Homecoming 5:00 pm

This event will be held at the West Aurora High School Football Stadium, Aurora, IL

Thursday
9/28

CASA Kane County - Super Heroes Luncheon 11:30 am

This event will be held at the Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL

October

Saturday
10/14

Breaking Free - 40th Anniversary Gala 12:00 am

More information coming soon.