The Ignatian Spirituality Project, founded by Father Bill Creed, SJ, began offering spiritual retreats for the homeless in Chicagoland in 1998 and has now grown into a national organization operating in more than 20 cities. With board members living in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff, the organization is close to the hearts of many in the community.
Each year, the Boys & Girls Club of Lake County (BGCLC) hosts an unforgettable late-winter event, complete with dinner, dancing, live music, and the opportunity to support an important cause. As the 13th annual event, this year’s occasion, called “The Crystal Ball,” is sure to be another memorable evening.
Lake Forest residents Cindy Kuchman and Nalisa and Keith Ward ran their first marathon in Chicago this October, raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and proving that no distance is too far for the right cause.
Polish your golf clubs and practice your swing because the 28th Annual Lambs Farm Golf Day is quickly approaching. The golf outing, which will take place on July 17, is the largest fund-raiser of the year for Lambs Farm, a not-for-profit organization in Libertyville that provides housing and jobs for more than 250 people with developmental disabilities.
I was looking for a feeling that is difficult to put into words,” says Venus de Miles Event Director Teresa Robbins, as she rode through Lake Forest for the first time last fall.
For those who love to spend time outdoors in the warm weather, a dream summer evening may look something like this: a refreshing stroll through gardens, followed by a delicious, old-fashioned pig roast, topped with a lively dance with friends and neighbors.
Joan Sabatino founded the not-for-profit One Hundred Women Making
a Difference that makes giving a whole lot simpler.
Drew Irwin, Marco Colbert, Deb Dintruff, Dr. Deborah Gulson, and Nick Christofalos
On Friday, June 1, the inaugural Lake Bluff Twilight Criterium presented by Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital (NLFH) will be held. The criterium is a competitive cycling event consisting of high-level amateur cyclists and professional men and women cyclists from across the United States and many foreign countries.