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.

September

Friday
9/20

Marklund - Markland's run, walk & Roll 8:00 am - 10:00 am

This event will be held at the Marklund Hyde Center, 15450 Wyatt Dr., Geneva, IL 60534

Friday
9/20

CASA Kane County-4th Annual Clays for Kids 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

This event will be held at McGraw Wildlife Center, Aurora, IL

Saturday
9/21

River Corridor Foundation of St. Charles - Love Our River Day TBA

This event will be held at the Ferson Creek Park, St. Charles, IL

The time for this event is TBD

Sunday
9/22

Fox Valley Montessori - Golf Outing TBA

This event will be held at Top Golf, Naperville, IL

Time for this event is TBD

Tuesday
9/24

TriCity Family Services - Fall Fashion Show 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This event will be held at Club Arcada, 105 E. Main St., St. Charles, IL

Celebrating beauty that spans all ages, sizes and backgrounds, in support of TriCity Family Services

Thursday
9/26

The Joshua Tree Community - Autumn Gathering Fundraiser 2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This event will be held at Riverside Receptions, 35 N. River Lane, Geneva, IL

Thursday
9/26

Aurora Food Pantry - Cocktails for a Cause 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This event will be held at Wyckwood House

Friday
9/27

Fine Line - FL@40 - The Main Event 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at the Q Center, St. Charles, IL

Sunday
9/29

SciTech-Birthday Bash TBA

If interested in sponsoring this event, please inquire with Ian McCleary at programs@scitechmuseum.org.

Sunday
9/29

Mutual Gound - Walk for Hope 8:00 am - 11:00 am

This event will be held Blackberry Farm, Aurora, IL

Sunday
9/29

The Alive Center - Walk for Life 2019! Educate.Walk.Celebrate 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This event will be held at The Alive Center, Naperville, IL

October

Thursday
10/03

Serenity House - Circle of Friendsgiving 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

This event will be held at The Herrington Inn & Spa, 15 S. River Lane, Geneva, IL

Friday
10/04

Naper Settlement - Oktoberfest 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at Naper Settlement, Naperville, IL

Friday
10/04

Paramount School of Arts - Newsies Community Engagement Event 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

This event will be held at the John C. Dunham Aurora Arts Center, Aurora, IL

Saturday
10/05

Aurora Food Pantry - Harvest Moon Annual Benefit 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at Piper's Banquet Hall, Aurora, IL

Thursday
10/10

AID-Benefit Auction 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This event will be held at Fisherman's Inn, Elburn, IL

Support the auction by donating items or creating a "Get-Away" themed basket.

If interested in participating or sponsoring this event, please inquire with Angela Cudmore (847) 931-2294 or ACudmore@AIDcares.org

Friday
10/11

VNA Health - VNA Uncorked 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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

Saturday
10/12

Anderson Animal Shelter - Walk 4 Animals 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

This event will be held at the Peg Bond Center, Batavia, IL

Saturday
10/12

Alive Center - STEM Exploration Day 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This event will be held at The Alive Center, Naperville, IL

Saturday
10/19

Easterseals-39th Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show TBA

This event will be held at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort and Conference Center, 3500 Midwest Rd, Oak Brook, IL

Raffle, Auction and Luncheon.

Saturday
10/19

Naper Settlement - All Hallows Eve 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

This event will be held at the Naper Settlement, Naperville, IL

Sunday
10/20

Marklund-Run, Walk and Roll TBA

If interested in participating or sponsoring this event, please inquire with Stephanie Heinz (630) 593-5473 or sheinz@marklund.org

Sunday
10/20

Fox Valley United Way - Topgolf Outing 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

This event will be held at TopGolf, Naperville, IL

Thursday
10/24

Alive Center - What's Next? 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This event will be held at The Alive Center, Naperville, IL

November

Friday
11/01

360 Youth Services - Champions for Youth Annual Gala 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

This event will be held at the Embassy Suites, 1823 Abriter Court, Naperville, IL

Thursday
11/07

Rosary High School - The Little Mermaid Musical TBA

This event will be held at Rosary High School, Aurora, IL

Rosary High School presents the musical "The Little Mermaid" in four performances on November 7,8,9, and 10. Times are TBD.

Thursday
11/07

CASA Kane County - 9th Annual Super Heroes Luncheon 11:15 am - 1:00 pm

This event will be held at the Q Center, St. Charles, IL

Thursday
11/07

CASA Kane County-Super Heroes Event 11:30 am - 12:00 am

This event will be held at The Q Center,0 St. Charles, IL

If interested in participating or sponsoring this event, please inquire with Liliana Garcia (630) 444-3132 or LilianaG@casakanecounty.org

Friday
11/15

Fox Valley Special Recreation Association-Northern Nights Trees and Lights TBA

This event will be held at The Q Center in St. Charles.

If interested in participating or sponsoring this event, please inquire with Jackie Hahn (630) 907-1114 or jackieh@fvsra.org

Sunday
11/17

Elgin Symphony Orchestra - TIME. SPACE. ENERGY Concert 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This event will be held at the Elgin Symphony Orchestra Concert Hall, 20 Dupage Ct, Elgin, IL

Saturday
11/23

Renz Center - Fest & Folly Gala 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

This event will be held at the St. Charles Country Club, ST. Charles, IL

December

Saturday
12/07

Aurora Public Library - Magical Wine/Beer Tasting Reception and Auction 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

This event will be held at the Aurora Public Library, Aurora, IL 60506

January

Saturday
1/25

Lazarus House-"Unmasking the Face of Homelessness" Gala TBA

This event will be held at The Q Center, St. Charles, IL

If interested in participating or sponsoring this event, please contact Darlene (630) 587-2144 or DarleneR@lazarushouse.net

March

Friday
3/13

Mutual Ground - Mutual Ground Main Event 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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

June

Saturday
6/13

River Corridor Foundation of St. Charles - Heart of the Fox TBA

This event will be held at Pottawatomie Park, St. Charles, IL

The time for this event is TBD