We invite you to join us for our special fundraising events. Your participation will benefit the programs and services of Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI). Click on the events below for more information, including secure, online registration where applicable.

We also welcome corporate sponsors for all of our fundraising events. These sponsorships enable LSSI to direct more event proceeds to the people we serve through our programs, while providing visibility for your business. If your company is interested in information about corporate sponsorship opportunities, please e-mail Edward.Newton@LSSI.org or call him at 847/635-4656.


  Upcoming Special Fundraising Events

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  Past Special Fundraising Events

32nd Annual Amicus Certus Celebration

Presented by The Women's Network of LSSI at the Union League Club of Chicago

Proceeds will benefit Children's Community Services

Saturday, October 26, 2013


Pedal for a Purpose, Central Illinois

Presented by Faith Lutheran Church in Jacksonville

A bike ride across Illinois to raise funds for Washington Place & Storybook Project

Sunday, June 23, 2013


Shady Oaks Annual Rummage Sale, Homer Glen

Presented by Help fund outings and supplies for Shady Oaks residents

Thursday, May 23, 2013


2013 Forget-Me-Not Brunch & Fashion Show, Hoffman Estates

Presented by The Women's Network of LSSI

Support LSSI's Head Start Literacy Program, Bonding with Books

Saturday, May 11, 2013


"Seeing Stars: Peace, Love & Happiness" (third show), Sterling

Presented by Annual variety show raises funds for LSSI programs in Lee & Whiteside counties

Sunday, November 11, 2012


"Seeing Stars: Peace, Love & Happiness" (second show), Sterling

Presented by Variety show raising funds for LSSI programs for Lee & Whiteside Counties

Saturday, November 10, 2012


2012 Amicus Certus ("True Friend") Celebration, Chicago

Saturday, November 10, 2012


"Seeing Stars: Peace, Love & Happiness," Sterling

Presented by A variety show benefiting LSSI progrsms in Lee & Whiteside counties

Friday, November 09, 2012


2012 Josh Sycks Memorial Golf Classic, Geneva

Monday, September 10, 2012


Andy Tecson's Jazz Psalms, River Forest

Sunday, June 17, 2012


One Voice--The Rockford Community Responds, Rockford

Saturday, June 02, 2012


One Voice: The Springfield Community Responds, Springfield

Saturday, May 19, 2012


2012 Forget-Me-Not Brunch & Fashion Show, Rolling Meadows

Presented by The Women's Network of LSSI

Saturday, May 12, 2012


One Voice--The Southern Illinois Commuity Responds, Marion

Saturday, April 21, 2012


2011 Amicus Certus Celebration, Rolling Meadows

Presented by The Women's Network

Honoring The Rev. Frederick Aigner, LSSI President Emeritus

Saturday, November 12, 2011


2011 Seeing Stars: The Fabulous '50s, Sterling

Presented by Sponsored by LSSI

Benefiting LSSI programs in Lee and Whiteside Counties

Friday, November 11, 2011


United in Song for All God's Children, Urbana

Presented by Urbana area churches

Choir members and musicians perform to benefit LSSI

Sunday, October 23, 2011


2011 Concert of Caring, Carbondale

Presented by LSSI

Support LSSI programs for children, families, adults and seniors in the community.

Sunday, October 09, 2011


2011 Concert of Caring, Springfield

Presented by LSSI

Help support children, families, adults & seniors in your community.

Saturday, October 08, 2011


2011 Concert of Caring, Rock Island

Presented by LSSI

Help support programs for children, families, adults & seniors in the community.

Friday, October 07, 2011


2011 Concert of Caring, Rockford

Presented by LSSI

Help support children, families, adults & seniors in the community.

Thursday, October 06, 2011


2011 Concert of Caring, Barrington

Presented by LSSI

Benefiting children, families and older adults in the community.

Wednesday, October 05, 2011


2011 Josh Sycks Memorial Golf Classic, Eagle Brook Country Club, Geneva

Annual golfing event to benefit LSSI's residential treatment center in Elgin.

Monday, September 12, 2011


Freedom Festival 2011, Oregon

Presented by Community Open House

Sunday, September 11, 2011


27th Annual Forget-Me-Not Brunch & Fashion Show, Rolling Meadows

Saturday, May 07, 2011


20th Annual Bid For Youth, Oregon

Friday, April 29, 2011


Amicus Certus (“True Friend”) Celebration, Rolling Meadows

Saturday, November 06, 2010


Josh Sycks Memorial Golf Classic, Geneva

Monday, September 13, 2010


26th Annual Forget-Me-Not Brunch & Fashion Show, Rolling Meadows

Saturday, May 01, 2010


Bid for Youth, Oregon

Friday, April 30, 2010


Spring Forward with LSSI, Dixon

Saturday, March 20, 2010


2009 Amicus Certus Gala

Saturday, November 07, 2009


Concert of Caring - Carbondale

Sunday, October 25, 2009


Concert of Caring - Springfield

Saturday, October 24, 2009


Concert of Caring - Moline

Friday, October 23, 2009


Concert of Caring - Rockford

Thursday, October 22, 2009


Concert of Caring - Downers Grove

Wednesday, October 21, 2009


6th Annual Josh Sycks Memorial Golf Classic (Aurora)

Monday, September 21, 2009


2009 Memory Walk

Wednesday, August 26, 2009


25th Anniversary Forget-Me-Not Brunch & Fashion Show-Rolling Meadows

Saturday, May 09, 2009


Bid for Youth Auction, Oregon

Friday, April 24, 2009


Spring Forward Dinner & Auction, Dixon

Saturday, March 21, 2009


Bid for Youth Auction (Oregon)

Friday, April 25, 2008