25 Jun

13th Annual Celebrity Golf Outing

SKN_STD2012REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN: The 13th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Morris Silverman Family, will take place on Monday July 23, 2012 at Twin Orchard Country Club in Long Grove, IL. The beneficiary for this year’s event is the recreational programs of Keshet, which serves children and young adults with physical and developmental disabilities.

Special Recipients for this event will be Equestrian Connection, Foundation for Retinal Research, Pediatric-Gastrointestinal Research Foundation at the University of Chicago Hospital and the National Stuttering Association.

This annual event has featured many media and sports celebrities such as Jeremy Roenick, Stan Bowman, Denis Savard, Jim Hendry, Gar Foreman, Mark Giangreco, Joe Girardi, Neil Funk, Sarah Kustok, Ryan Baker, Bill Wennington, Chris Williams (Actor & Comedian) and Eric Ferguson & Kathy Hart of the The Mix 101.9FM to name just a few.

Early bird pricing will be available for golf registration to those who purchase before June 11, 2012. Early bird cost is $600/player and after June 8th the cost will be $650/player. You will have a choice of format for this years outing: “Scramble or Best Ball”. Indicate your preferred choice on the registration page; First come/First serve basis. Handicap or average score is required. Register early to reserve your spot!

All foursomes and individuals receive golf, fore caddies, lunch, dinner, cocktails, on-course beverages, player gift bag, valet parking with bag drop off and access to putting green, driving range and locker room facility. Many contest prizes including longest drive and closest to the pin will be a part of the tournament.

SCHEDULED TO APPEAR at the 13th Annual Celebrity Golf Outing: The honorary chairpersons are Jeremy Roenick (Blackhawks Legend) and Chris Williams (Actor) for golf and Kathy Hart (101.9 the Mix) for the women’s tennis event. Also celebrities scheduled to appear are Stan Bowman (GM HAWKS), Gar Foreman (GM BULLS), Gabe Carimi (BEARS), Dane Sanzenbacher (BEARS), Dave Bolland (Hawks), Eric Soderholm (Former Chicago White Sox), Dan Carcillo (Hawks), Steve Rosenbloom (The Score), Jeff Joniak ( Radio-Voice of the Bears), Emery Moorehead (85 Bears), Bill Wennington (Former Bull), Mark Giangreco (ABC-7), Ryan Baker (CBS-2), Sarah Kustok Comcasts Sports Net), Neil Funk (TV/Bulls), Bill Campbell (Former Cub), Mike Kenn (Atlanta Falcons HOF), Buzz Capra (Former, Atlanta Brave), Johnny Rolland (NFL Alumni), Kelly Amonte Hiller, (Head women’s lacrosse coach at Northwestern University). *Celebrity Appearance subject to change

For registration please visit events.org/skngolf.

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13 Jun

8th Annual Women’s Tennis Tournament

SKN_Tennis_LogoSpecial Kids Network is proud to announce our 8th Annual Women’s Tennis Tournament on Monday, July 23, 2012 at Twin Orchard Country club sponsored by the Morris Silverman Family.

Teams will have the opportunity to compete in two round robin tournaments throughout the day. The tennis event is in cooperation with The MidTown Athletic Club of Bannockburn!

The honorary chairperson of the women’s even tis Kathy Hart (101.9 FM The Mix).

For registration details please contact Jodi Hansen at 847.845.6529

Tennis AM – $200

Tennis PM – $200

Tennis AM & PM – $350

Dinner Only – Add On – $ 150

Tennis AM (9am – Noon) OR PM (1pm- 4pm)

– Includes: tennis, lunch, goody bags, raffles and fun!

Tennis AM & PM (9am-4pm)

– Includes: tennis, lunch, dinner, good bags, raffles and fun!

Registration is limited and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.