Area 18 – North Suburban Cook

Area 18 was founded in 1982 and provides programming for people in the North and Northwest Suburbs of Cook County.

There are many opportunities available for you to get involved with Special Olympics including serving as a volunteer or committee member, helping with fundraising or competing as an athlete. If you live in the Area and want to find out more about the local program,  please contact the Area Director.

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area18Area 18 Contact Info

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Jordan Feldman – Area Director

Katelin Sheppard – Manager Sports

Kristen Wisniewski – Manager Business Development & Partnerships

103 Schelter Rd., Ste. 25
Lincolnshire, IL, 60069
Phone: 224-234-8635
Fax: 847-478-0982

Events

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May
23
Wed
Region B Young Athletes Culminating Event @ District 23 Eisenhower Elementary
May 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Region E Young Athletes Culminating Event @ Troy Crossroads Elementary
May 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
May
25
Fri
Region G MATP @ Fox Developmental Center
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Foz Ryan Golf Classic @ Oak Brook Golf Course
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Foz Ryan Golf Classic @ Oak Brook Golf Course | Edwardsville | Illinois | United States

Special Olympics Illinois Region J  would like thank the generous sponsors of the 2018 Foz Ryan Golf Classic, which will be held on May 25!

We are looking forward to an AWESOME event! THANKS to all who are making this possible!

Event Details

  • Registration – 11am
  • Shotgun Start – 12:30pm

Resources

May
30
Wed
Region D Young Athletes Culminating Event @ Horner Park
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
May
31
Thu
Deputies on Deck @ Chick-fil-A
May 31 @ 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Deputies on Deck @ Chick-fil-A

Help support deputies from the McLean County Sheriff’s Office as they perch on the roof of Chick-fil-A to raise funds fro the LETR. T-shirts, hates, pins, HD raffle tickets and UTV raffle tickets will be available. In addition, Chick-fil-A will be donating 10% of all sales from the day.

Resources

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Region D Young Athletes Culminating Event @ Armour Square Park
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
1
Fri
Big Blue Blowout @ Millikin University
Jun 1 – Jun 3 all-day
Big Blue Blowout @ Millikin University | Decatur | Illinois | United States

This is an opportunity to obtain multiple certifications over one weekend.  Housing and meals are provided for those staying more than one day.  While there is a fee up front, it is returned, in its entirety as long as you attend everything you sign up for!  Sign up for one course or stay the whole weekend and get multiple certifications and some great networking opportunities with other coaches from across the state.

For more information on registering for the Big Blue Blowout please contact:

Carolyn Klocek
Assistant Director – Coach & Health Services
Special Olympics Illinois
cklocek@soill.org
920.988.2838

Supporting Documents

2018 Big Blue Blowout Memo

Big Blue 2018 Registration

Big Blue 2018 Registration Packet

Casey’s General Store
Jun 1 all-day
Touchstone Golf Outing @ Oak Terrace Golf Course
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Region D Young Athletes Culminating Event @ Kennedy Park
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Special Olympics Night with the White Sox @ Guaranteed Rate Field
Jun 1 @ 5:45 pm – 10:00 pm
Jun
2
Sat
Region B Bowling @ Stardust Bowl
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Region B Bowling @ Stardust Bowl
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Construction Team Picnic @ Allstate Campus
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Construction Team Picnic 3Join us for the 19th Annual Construction Team Picnic at Allstate! Special Olympics Illinois athletes, families and friends are invited to experience the fun! Enjoy entertainment for the whole family; food, games, a DJ, dancing, t-shirts and more. Best of all it’s FREE!

 

 

Ride For The Gold Fundraiser @ Great River Road Harley Davidson
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am
Ride For The Gold Fundraiser @ Great River Road Harley Davidson | Quincy | Illinois | United States

For more information, please view Ride For The Gold Flyer.

IDOC Taylorville Golf Outing @ Lakeshore Golf Course
Jun 2 @ 1:00 pm
IDOC Taylorville Golf Outing @ Lakeshore Golf Course | Taylorville | Illinois | United States

For more information, please view IDOC Taylorville Golf Outing Flyer.

Jun
6
Wed
Region D Softball @ Grant Park - Lower Hutchinson Field
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Region D Softball-CPS South @ Washington Park
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Jun
7
Thu
Region D Softball-CPS North @ Horner Park
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kane County Cougars Baseball Torch Run Night @ Northwestern Medicine Field
Jun 7 @ 5:30 pm
Kane County Cougars Baseball Torch Run Night @ Northwestern Medicine Field | Geneva | Illinois | United States

For more information, please view Kane Co. Cougars Fundraiser Flyer.

Jun
8
Fri
Galesburg Candy
Jun 8 all-day
Jun
9
Sat
Palatine Police 5k Fun Run @ Palatine Police Department
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Palatine Police 5k Fun Run @ Palatine Police Department | Palatine | Illinois | United States

Palatine Police Torch Fun 5K Run. Going to have family friendly 5K fun run, use athletes at beginning and end with torch. Charging no entry fee, taking donations, selling merchandise.

Resources

 

 

Area 18 Sponsors

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