Thank You Thursday!

    On Thursday May 12th, One for the Kids held its 2nd Annual Honors Ceremony Reception for our partner charities and long-time supporters. The cocktail hour was held at… Read more »

Breaking Records one Plunge at a Time

  Sunny skies pair perfectly with 36-degree Lake Michigan temperatures. On Sunday, March 6th, Special Olympics Chicago held their 16th Annual Polar Plunge Event. A few of our board members put on their… Read more »

A Sweet Saturday Night


On Saturday, February 13th, we hosted our 8th Annual Cocktail Event: The Curve Ball benefiting the Kud family. What happens when you have a live Kiss Cam, a bagpiper and… Read more »

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Our 8th Annual Cocktail Event: The Curve Ball will be held on February 13, 2016. We were lucky enough to have this year’s host family attend our monthly board meeting… Read more »

Always a Par-Tee in August

On August 14th, the sky was sunny, the beer coolers ready, the smell of hot dogs filled the air and the sounds of the Bears Fight Song echoed from the… Read more »


Last year, our partner charity received some fantastic news. To honor the millions of dedicated and inspirational athletes, the Chicago City Council and the State of Illinois named July “Special… Read more »

Patriot Bike Challenge: Complete.

The rain didn’t stop us from having a great time participating in the 4th Annual Patriot Assault Bike Challenge. On Saturday May 30th, the town of Elmhurst was swarmed with bikers… Read more »

Thank you Thursday

On Thursday May 14th, One for the Kids held its first annual Honors Ceremony Reception for our host family, the Janowiak Boys and our partner charities. The cocktail hour was held… Read more »

High Fives All Around

The numbers are in and (drum roll please) we have surpassed our fundraising goal and have raised more than $150,000 at this year’s Curve Ball Event! Read More to see… Read more »