LIKE CHICAGO POLICE POST AMVETS POST #18
We could never accomplish our humanitarian mission to assist veterans and their families during medical crises without the vital support of veterans organizations such as the Chicago Police Post Amvets Post 18. The have our sincerest gratitude for this major funding gift, says Betty Stamatis, FOFH-IL President.
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA CHAPTER 311
Major General James Mukoyama, Jr., USARMY Ret., At-Large Board Member, surprised the FOFH-IL Board with a generous donation of $1,000 supporting our mission from his Chapter of American heroes. These funds are vital to continuation of our support of veterans and their families during medical crises.
1st FOFH-IL RIDE FOR WARRIORS
RAISES SOME $7,000 FOR MISSION
The weather was on our side...The special event committee planned and executed a smooth-running program...State Police escorts and volunteers worked hard... the motorcycle riders were enthusiastic and supportive.
Our sincerest thanks to all of you for a wonderful day.
Join US for FOFH-IL’s 1st Tee Off for Veterans Golf Classic
THANKS FOR CHOOSING TO SUPPORT
FRIENDS OF FISHER HOUSE-ILLINOIS
THIS GIVING TUESDAY!
FOFH-IL Fall Harvest Hoedown
Fun Outing for Family, Friends & Associates
White Sox to celebrate Jim Thome Day
Honoring 2018 Hall of Famer August 11
Includes Thome Bobbleheads for 1st 20,000 fans;
Pregame Ceremony at 6:10 P.M.
Take Your Family, Friends & Associates Out to the Ball Game For An Evening of Fun, Great Food & Hall of Fame Tribute
2017 Annual White Sox Benefit raised $900
With Military Families Hosted by FOFH-IL
Thank You to Comcast Cares Day 2017
For Netting $812 to Support Military Families
Military Bike Night / Car Show
Supporting Friends of Fisher House-Illinois
Assistance to Hines VA Fisher House
Grab a Friend or Two or Five Dec. 3
Join Us for the7th Annual Snowball Benefit
A Wonderful Way to Launch 2016 Holiday Season
Attention Adult, Youth & Corporate Bowlers!
Teens Partner With Chicago’s Friends of Fisher House-Illinois
for Strike for Vets Charity Bowling Event October 16 in Wheaton
STRIKE FOR VETS BOWLING EVENT
Support Longtime FOFH-IL Partner
Society of Military Engineers - Chicago Post
White Sox Donates a Portion of 2016 Benefit Proceeds
to FOFH-IL Mission to Support Hines VA Fisher House
Preserving the Art of French Pastry in Chicago Since 2002,
Vanille Patisserie Steps Up to Benefit FOFH-IL’s Mission
9th Annual Boat Cruise Fundraiser by Continuing FOFH-IL Supporter, Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)!
You're Invited to Tour the Home Away from Home
For Military Families - Hines VA Fisher House - For Which FOFH-IL is the Local, Volunteer Non-Profit Sustaining Group
1st FOFH-IL 50/50 Cash Raffle Results
2014 Snow Ball Benefit In Memory of Ken Armstrong Raises $9,000 to Benefit Military Families
Sunday, August 2, 2015 - 1:10 P.M. U.S. Cellular Field
Take Your Family, Friends & Business Associates To the Ball Game Sunday, August 2 for the Annual Friends of Fisher House-Illinois White Sox Benefit
At Vaughn Athletic Center, Aurora
Fox Valley Marines Detachment Sets 4th Annual Hoops for Troops Tournament April 26 and 27 to Benefit FOFH-IL; Provides Complimentary, Supervised Kids’ Play Area
Keep that New Year’s Resolution to Exercise, Plan to Participate in This Fun-Filled Basketball Event for a Truly Worthwhile Cause
FOFH-IL 2013 Holiday Celebration at Hines VA Fisher House Mixes Fun & Serious Business
FOFH-IL Invites Sponsor/Donor Support Of This Event Raising Funds For Hines VA Fisher House Support Of Military Families
U.S. Secret Service 2013 Charity Golf Outing by Non-Profit Operation Shining Star
Annual Snow Ball Benefit Set for Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014
In Memory of Hines VA Fisher House Supporter Ken Armstrong
Annual Snow Ball Benefit Set for Dec. 7, 2013
In Memory of Hines VA Fisher House Supporter Ken Armstrong
In Memory of Ken Armstrong
2011 Snow Ball Gala Benefit Raises Almost $10,000 For FOFH-IL Support of Hines VA Fisher House
Friend and musician George Mutert organizes evening of live music, endless pizzas where friends, relatives of Ken Armstrong – early supporter of the fund-raising campaign to construct Hines VA Fisher House—gather to reminisce
“We welcome and are grateful for fundraising efforts like the Snow Ball benefit organized by generous supporter George Mutert at the Park Ridge Inn December 2011. These funds go directly to help pay for operations, maintenance, groceries, supplies so families can stay completely free of charge,” says Friends of Fisher House-Illinois (FOFH-IL) President Betty Stamatis.
FOFH-IL Builds Awareness of Humanitarian Mission At 1st V-SPANN Veterans Thank-You Run Event
Hundreds of AMVRA riders rode in pouring rain to this first Veterans Special Programs American National Network (V-SPANN) event at beautiful Montefiore in Lemont , Illinois. Mick Grady of Veterans forum Cable TV program, V-SPANN founder, had prepared for inclement weather with a huge tent to house all booths and food vendors. This first-of-its-kind event provided a central venue for veterans to learn about all the non-profit organizations like Friends of Fisher House – Illinois dedicated to assisting them in a variety of areas.
Pay Tribute to Fallen Heroes & Visit FOFH-IL at the Vietnam Moving Wall
West Aurora High School,
1201 W. New York St., Aurora, IL
Nov- 7 – 11, 2013
Friends of Fisher House – Illinois Partners 1st Benefit at Chicago Country Western Mecca Joe's Bar, Nets Almost $11,000 in Sponsor Support & Ticket Sale Donations For 2010 Chris Young Benefit Concert
A portion of each ticket sale of the over 500 attendees at the Fall 2010 Benefit was donated by Joe's Bar to Friends of Fisher House – Illinois (FOFH-IL) to help support Illinois' first $5.7 Million Fisher House on Hines VA Hospital grounds.
3rd Snow Ball Dedicated to Hines VA Fisher House Supporter Ken Armstrong Garners Some $10,000 in Assistance
George Mutert and friends organize funfilled event with live music, endless pizzas where friends, relatives of Armstrong – early supporter of the fund-raising campaign to construct Hines VA Fisher House—gather to reminisce.
2nd Country Western Benefit Nets Sold-Out VIP Section at Joe's Bar
Popular Country Western Headliner Easton Corbin Joined Supporters/Fans for Meet & Greet Before Rousing Concert
It was a foot-stompin' good time for all when 100 generous Corbin fans donated extra funds to support the FOFH-IL cause at the 2011 Country Western Benefit at Joe's Bar, Illinois. Event Chair Brett Colvin planned a perfect evening for FOFH-IL supporters.
U.S. Secret Service Chicago Field Office 2011 Charity Golf Outing in Support of Operation Shining Star Raises $9,000 for FOFH-IL Support Of Hines VA Fisher House
Plans are already in motion for the 2012 Golf Fundraiser set for June 7 at Gleneagles Country Club. This Benefit will support Friends of Fisher House-Illinois and the 100 Club of Chicago.
On behalf of Friends of Fisher House – IL, Inc. and the thousands of U.S. military veterans and their families who will benefit from their major contribution, we thank the United States Secret Service, Chicago Field Office Operation Shining Star for its enthusiastic assistance and generosity.
FOFH-IL Salutes Veteran-Related Groups Who Provide Opportunities to Build Awareness of Our Mission
Thursday, July 18, 2013 -