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Patriot Boxing Bike Assault Challenge

Join us for the Patriot Boxing Bike Assault Challenge Give your feet a break, grab a partner and pedal over the craziest race to hit this side of the city.Compete in a 10 mile bike ride through the streets of Elmhurst while stopping at several checkpoints to complete a Patriot inspired challenge, hop back on… Read more »

2013 Host Family

2013 Host Family: The Salverredy Family The Salverredy family of Darien was nominated and selected as the host family to partner with One for the Kids for our 5th Annual Cocktail Party. Julio and Rachel Salverredy are the parents of two boys: Jaden (9 years) and Ryan (6 years). Last summer, they were excited to… Read more »

Kinzie Chophouse: Charity of the Month

Dine at Kinzie Chophouse during the month of February, select your meal from the OTFK menu, and 50% of the proceeds is donated to One for the Kids! How the Program Works: Dine at Kinzie Chophouse during the month of February Select your meal from the OFTK Menu 50% of the proceeds will be donated… Read more »

Board Member Spotlight: Jim Seagraves

First, a little about me: Ive been married to my high-school sweetheart, Megan, for ten years and were fortunate to have two daughters, Mary and Claire who keep us both very busy. I joined OFTK four years ago when Eric Degnan (already a board member) approached me, and several other close friends, about becoming involved… Read more »

2012 Host Family Wrap Up

2012 Host Family

This years host family was the Cuiching Family from Lemont, whose story touch many firsthand at the 2012 Cocktail Party this past April or when seen in their video on our website. The Cuichings are a warm and loving family that has been dealt quite a few blows over the last year; the largest being… Read more »

Tim O’Malley Receives the Anne McGlone Burke Award

One For The Kids is excited to announce that Tim OMalley, president of the One For The Kids charity, has been honored with the 2012 Anne McGlone Burke Award. This award is given to a person or organization that has contributed above and beyond to Special Olympics Chicago and Special Children’s Charities. Tim has given… Read more »

2012 Cocktail Party

The 4th Annual One For The Kids Cocktail Party, was held on April 28th at the Hyatt Lodge in Oak Brook, located on the McDonalds Campus. The bash, also celebrating One For The Kids 20th Anniversary, was the largest to date and raised a record high of 97,000 dollar before expenses. Over 400 guests arrived… Read more »

VIDEO- The Cuiching Family

There is still time to make a donation and/or buy tickets to the 2012 OFTK Cocktail Party benefiting the Cuiching Family.

OFTK Making it happen

One for the Kids is helping urge the City of Lemont to help the Cuiching Family.