22 Jul

A sold out day for golf & tennis

796A4635What a beautiful day yesterday July 21st was for our 15th Annual Celebrity Golf & 10th Annual Women’s Tennis Tournament.

The Executive Board of Special Kids Network would like to express our many thanks to all of our sponsors for their generous support. Your contributions go a long way to providing the many organizations we support with extensive and necessary funding that help children & young adults with a wide range of special needs.

To our celebrities who give every year their time and money to support this event; we thank you for making the day that much more special for our guests to enjoy.

To all of our volunteers who tirelessly, and selflessly, give of themselves all year long, as well as the day of the outing to make the event appear so smooth and effortless, without you, there is no golf and tennis event.

Most importantly, to our participants, many of whom continue to return year after year….we all appreciate your support with your attendance and the significant monetary contributions you make to SKN. You travel from all ends of the country to be with us on our big day and celebrate in the cause. Your contributions are well received by SKN and are donated to Keshet: A Rainbow of Hope for Children and Adults with Special Needs, Gastro-Intestinal Research Foundation of Chicago, NATIONAL STUTTERING ASSOCIATION, Eye to Eye and Foundation for Retinal Research where they provide the funding necessary to make dramatic impacts on the lives of so many children and young adults.

From all of us at Special Kids Network, we humbly thank you!

Please enjoy the photos below from the days event

04 Jul

You’re Invited…. Special Kids Network Celebrity Golf Outing

SKN_2014_Golf_Invite-1Please join the Special Kids Network for the 15th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament. The outing is set to take place on Monday July 21, 2014 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 intellectual and developmental disabilities.

This annual event attracts well-known local celebrities such as: Denis Savard, Ben Smith, Brandon Pirri, Nick Leddy, Brandon Bollig, Stan Bowman, Sarah Kustok, Jim Hendry, Gar Foreman, Mark Giangreco, Joe Girardi, Neil Funk, Stacy King, Chuck Swirsky, Ryan Baker, Bill Wennington, Chris Williams (Actor & Comedian) and Kathy Hart of The Mix, 101.9FM.

Blackhawks great Jeremy Roenick is an honorary chairman of the golf tournament.

To download this years invitation please click here and to register as a golfer, sponsor or dinner patron please click here.

To learn about Special Kids Network, please visit our FAQs page.

Golf 2013All 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.    *Celebrity Appearance subject to change