Our 2018-2019 Year


This year we are proud to focus our efforts on fundraising, community outreach,
helping those in need & building relationships.  Led by an experienced Board of Directors
and enthusiastic membership, our year is on pace to grow our contributions exponentially.  

Board of Directors

Jill Mateo - - - President
Kerri Bradford - - - Vice President of Community Outreach
Kelly Rehmer - - - Vice President of Fundraising
Ashley Prosser  - - - Vice President of Member Services
Joanne Schiemann - - - Vice President of Operations
Lauren Lendman - - - Secretary
Jenn Dvorak - - - Treasurer

Community Outreach

Riverside Touch-A-Truck Concert * * Breakfast with Santa*  *Collection drive for Oak Park Animal Care League * 4th of July Parade Theme Contest Meals for neighbors welcoming new babies, mourning lost loved ones or recuperating from injury *Patriots Park Juniors' Garden *

Annual Sponsors

Our incredibly generous Annual Sponsors believe in our mission and make our successes possible.  We are extremely grateful.

Giving Partnership Partners

Little Bitty Productions  -- Pommier Benoit Handcrafted Jewelry --  

Past Event & Auction Donors

Mike Zalewski, Southern Wine & Spirits, Burke Beverage, James Joyce, Flur, Weber's Bakery, Little Bitty Productions, Jerry Owen Personal Training, Big Gym, Blissful Owl, Metropolitan Club, Flying High Gymnastics, Navy Pier, Eataly, Drury Lane, Dailey Method Oak Park, Music Maker's of Western Springs, Marriott, Miss Mickey's Dance, Alissa Hartnett Cakes, The Max, Riverside Police, Zanies, Nico Osteria, Second City, Mid-America Club, Lemonade Style & Snips, Morton Arboretum, Children's Theatre of Chicago, Riverside Arts Center, Shedd Aquarium, Riverside Scout Cabin, Aunt Diana's, Arlington Race Track, The Chicago Wolves, Museum of Science & Industry, The Renaissance Hotel, AMC Movie Theatre, Engineering for Kids/ Chicagoland, Kimpton Gray Hotel, Flipside Academy, Westmont Yard