The Glenkirk 26th Annual Benefit Bash held at the Ravinia Green Country Club on Friday, September 29, was an extraordinary success, with more than 210 enthusiastic supporters in attendance. The evening was a celebration of community, compassion, and commitment to a great cause.
Guests were treated to an enchanting atmosphere, beginning with cocktails and followed by a delightful dinner. The event's program included a captivating video presentation that shed light on Glenkirk's impactful work and achievements. This insightful glimpse into the organization's efforts resonated deeply with attendees, fostering a stronger connection to the cause.
Adding a melodious touch to the evening, the Fantasia Quartet provided live entertainment, enhancing the overall experience with their musical prowess. Their performance undoubtedly contributed to the vibrant and joyous atmosphere, creating lasting memories for all who attended.
A highlight of the evening was the raffle, featuring prizes with a combined value exceeding $23,000. The generosity of donors who contributed prizes, including getaway packages to Hilton Head and Lake Geneva, Cubs tickets, and an array of restaurant and retail gift cards, made the event even more exciting. The enthusiastic participation of guests in the raffle underscored the spirit of giving and community engagement.
The success of the Glenkirk 26th Annual Benefit Bash is a testament to the unwavering support from the community and the dedication of the Glenkirk team. The funds raised during the event will undoubtedly contribute significantly to Glenkirk's mission and initiatives. A heartfelt thank you goes out to all the attendees, sponsors, and donors who made this event possible, ensuring the continued success of Glenkirk's endeavors in providing essential services and support to those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Here's to another year of making a positive impact and creating a brighter future together!
our generous sponsors:
jill and paul meister