Glenkirk’s Annual Benefit Brunch

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Please join us for our Benefit Bash Kick-off Celebration & Networking Event! The event will be held at Bella Via Restaurant in Highland Park, IL on July 14th at 6:30pm. We'll be showcasing the individuals with intellectual disabilities participating in the innovative programs Glenkirk has designed to make their life full and meaningful!

The 21st Annual Benefit Bash will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Ravinia Green Country Club!



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Thank You!

On behalf of the entire Glenkirk family, thank you for making this year's 20th Annual Benefit Brunch such a success.

Thanks to your generous contributions, Glenkirk will be able to continue offering the 440 individuals we serve the highest quality programs and services possible.

You can still support Glenkirk's mission by making a donation.

Donate to Glenkirk at:


Any money that you donate is dedicated to changing the lives of people with intellectual disabilities.  We are happy to have you be a part of this year’s effort by donating any amount you are comfortable giving to helping adult individuals with intellectual disabilities.

See the future unfold. Create opportunities, donate now!


Special Guest Speaker Jerry Markbreit

Jerry Markbreit

We are pleased to announce this year’s special guest speaker is Jerry Markbreit! Jerry is a former American football referee in the National Football League for 23 seasons and became one of the most recognizable referees in the game. 




20th Annual Benefit Brunch Kickoff & New Member Celebration is a Success!

The guests celebrated Glenkirk goals for its individuals with intellectual disabilities, including the newest program, Next Generation Services which entirely focuses on being involved in our local communities.  Everyone looks to advancing the mission of Glenkirk's Benefit Brunch on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Ravinia Green Country Club.

Mark your calendars!  Join Glenkirk in helping its individuals with intellectual disabilities live a full and happy life.



. . . And shine it did at the 19th Annual Benefit Brunch!

Every Glenkirk participant was guided to reach their highest potential. Whether it was in the community, or practicing daily living skills at home, the people and families we serve shined brightly this year. These shining successes were made possible with YOUR kind and generous donations. Every individual with intellectual disabilities deserves the opportunity to SHINE every day.

Over 260 guests gathered at the Ravinia Green Country Club on October 16, 2016. Our guests and supporters generously donated over $265,000 to innovate, improve and sustain Glenkirk programs. Your annual Benefit Brunch support made it possible for our dedicated staff to improve someone’s life.

Benefit Brunch Newsletter

Click here to view or download the most recent Benefit Brunch newsletter!