We Are Clearbrook

Clearbrook is committed to being a leader in creating innovative opportunities, services and supports for people with disabilities.  With a staff of 900+ and more than 50 locations across Chicagoland, Clearbrook is proud to report that 92 percent of every dollar raised goes directly into our programs and services.

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Clearbrook is a nonprofit organization serving 8,000+ people each year

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Clearbrook provides services to children, adults and families impacted by developmental and intellectual disabilities

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“We thought we were taking home 3 healthy babies.  They finally told us that Meredith has cerebral palsy, and that Bradley does too.  How do we get help?  Starting at Clearbrook, we knew we were home. The people there are so genuine and so caring…”

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Nov
28
Tue
Giving Tuesday
Nov 28 all-day

There is a day for giving thanks, and a day for giving back. Please consider supporting Clearbrook on Giving Tuesday – November 28th, 2017. Every dollar donated makes an immediate positive impact on our clients, and The Coleman Foundation will be providing a generous match (up to $10,000 total) again this year.

To be eligible for the match – and to double your impact this holiday season – please contribute online on Tuesday the 28th. Together, we can provide even more opportunities, resources and services to children and adults with disabilities. Thank you ahead of time for your continued support of our work!

Feb
9
Fri
logoFirst Look for Charity at
the 2018 Chicago Auto Show @ McCormick Place
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Auto Show Landing Page 2016The First Look for Charity is the nation’s largest auto show and a formal gala benefiting Clearbrook and 17 other vital charities in the Chicagoland area. Now in its 24th year the First Look offers complimentary hors d’oeuvres, champagne, wine, soft drinks and desserts all on the show floor. Guests will also enjoy live music and have the chance to win one of two brand new 2018 vehicles. Clearbrook’s hospitality suite will be open all evening beginning at 5:30 pm and provide a forum to meet and greet, enjoy the open bar, appetizers, entertainment, photo booth and complimentary coat check. Remember – this is a tax deductible contribution. **Special Hyatt Hotel Rates Available**

Registration opens October 1, 2017

 

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Feb
24
Sat
A Grapevine of Friends Wine & Craft Beer Tasting @ The Westin Chicago Northwest
Feb 24 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Please join us at the newly renovated Westin in Itasca on Saturday, February 24 for an evening of wine and craft beer tastings, gourmet food stations, raffles, live and silent auctions, and live music provided by FM STARS.
Treat yourself! Indulge in a night to remember with over 40 tastings from a variety of vineyards.

Take part in the VIP after party experience in the Westin’s Lakeside Pavilion. Featuring a dessert bar, coffee bar, champagne tastings and exclusive LIVE entertainment by Mark Domanico. WWW.MarkD.space

Make the evening into a weekend with a special hotel rate of $89 a night for any Clearbrook guests.

Raffle Tickets Available!

A highlight of the evening is a chance to win the grand prize raffle for $1,000 cash or a second prize for $500 cash. Winner need not to be present.

1 for $20
3 for $50
7 for $100

Click here to register or purchase a raffle ticket

Mar
3
Sat
Guardians Spring Casino Night @ Clearbrook Getz Building
Mar 3 @ 5:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Take a chance on a night of fun at the annual Clearbrook Guardians Spring Casino Night! Guests can try their hand at poker, blackjack, roulette, craps and wheel games. $1 tickets for various raffle prizes and tickets for larger cash prizes will be available throughout the evening. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Admission is FREE. Doors open at 5pm and close at midnight.

Must be 18 years or older to gamble, and 21 years or older to purchase alcoholic drinks.

Apr
14
Sat
10th annual Mad Hatter Mayhem Pub Crawl @ TBD
Apr 14 all-day


Be a part of the madness at the 10th anniversary Mad Hatter Mayhem! The Clearbrook Associate Board will host the 10th annual Mad Hatter Mayhem Pub Crawl on Saturday, April 14th in Chicago. Participants are encouraged to wear their craziest hats for a day of bar hopping featuring New Holland and Pabst drink specials, raffles, a silent auction and hat contests.

Proceeds from the pub crawl will benefit Clearbrook, a nonprofit organization creating opportunities for over 8,000 children and adults with autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and other developmental/intellectual disabilities.

Tickets include appetizers, drink specials, hat contests, giveaways, games and more!

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ClearbrookTuesday, November 21st, 2017 at 10:45am
Make sure to visit Kendra Scott on Sunday, December 10th for the Kendra gives back event. Shop for a great cause this holiday season and 20% of the proceeds will benefit Clearbrook! If you can’t attend, phone orders will be accepted until 3pm. You don’t want to miss this great event!

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