Upcoming Events

Art Sale at Getz @ Clearbrook Getz Building
Aug 3 all-day

Clearbrook has received a large donation of artwork and art-related books (most of the items have the original Merrill Chase Galleries Certificate of Authenticity). Goodbye-Goodbuys is working with Clearbrook to liquidate this collection.

Join us on Saturday, Aug. 3, and shop high-quality pieces at a fraction of the price. All proceeds benefit Clearbrook!


Clearbrook Challenge 2019 @ Exmoor Country Club
Aug 5 @ 10:30 am – 7:30 pm

Join Clearbrook for a round of golf like no other at the prestigious Exmoor Country Club in Highland Park on Monday, August 5th.

Founded in 1896, Exmoor is one of the first three golf clubs in the Chicago area. It has a rich history of hosting golf tournaments including, the Western Amateur Tournament in 2012. Exmoor’s original course opened in 1897. Famed golf course architect Donald Ross redesigned the course in 1915, giving it the high-styled bunkers and imaginative green complexes for which he’s known. Course architect Ron Prichard restored the course in 2003. From the longest tees it offers 6,849 yards of golf for a par of 72.

Schedule of Events

10:30 AM Bag drop, check-in & warm up
11:00 AM Lunch
1:00 PM Shotgun start
5:00 PM Cocktails followed by dinner & program



Clearbrook Expo @ Avalon Banquet Hall
Sep 12 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Join Clearbrook Thursday, Sept. 12, at Avalon Banquets in Elk Grove Village for our 8th Annual Clearbrook Expo! Explore the exhibit hall, hear from experts, and more!

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Step It Up For Clearbrook @ Cronin Park
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am

Please join us for the first annual Step It Up For Clearbrook 5k run/1 mile walk! This event will be fun for the whole family. Enjoy the activities of the morning, all while supporting Clearbrook. You can form a team with friends, family and coworkers to raise funds to support Clearbrook. Did you know if Clearbrook depended solely on state funding, we would operate with an $11,000 per day deficit? We need your support to provide the very best to the individuals we serve.

We hope you can make it!

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Around The Block @ Downtown Arlington Heights
Oct 15 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join Clearbrook for Around The Block on Tuesday, October 15th in downtown Arlington Heights. The event will start at Hey Nonny’s restaurant and then continue to Mago Grill Cantina, Berry Yo, LaTasca, TTOWA and Tuscan Market Wine Shop. Register by Monday, October 14th to receive the Early Bird Special Rate of $35 each or $30 each for groups of four or more. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $40. Children under twelve can participate for only $10. Limit space available! Don’t miss this great event!

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Participating Restaurants
Commons Open House @ Clearbrook Commons
Oct 18 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come see the improvements and updates we’ve made to our home! All attendees will be entered in a raffle for a special prize. Refreshments provided.

RSVP to Bobbi Drews at bdrews@clearbrook.org or
(847) 385-5012.

The Great Gatsby @ The Library
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Grab your closest friends and come support Clearbrook at this year’s Associate Board Fundraising Event, The Great Gatsby. We are excited to announce that this year’s event will be held in a hidden gem of Chicago, Library at 190 N. LaSalle. Come enjoy the night, featuring cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvrse, DJ & dancing, entertainment, silent auction and more!

We hope you will join us at this year’s event!

From now until October 15th get your ticket for only $100! From October 16th – November 15th tickets increase to $125.

Clearbrook’s Associate Board is a group of Chicago-land area professionals committed to creating awareness for Clearbrook in the city of Chicago and raising funds for our cause through two annual events. This event has been the Associate Board’s flagship fundraiser for over 10 years.

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and sponsorship details
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Giving Tuesday
Dec 3 all-day

“Clearbrook is family. We have our own families but when you come here we are a family, we love you.” –John, a resident at the Lattof Commons.

Clearbrook is home—a family—to over 8,000 individuals, as well as their loved ones. This Giving Tuesday, please consider a gift to Clearbrook to share the gift of “home” with others. Your generosity would have a direct impact on our individuals, like John and the other residents at the Lattof Commons.

As a local nonprofit organization whose history spans six decades, Clearbrook is grateful for the continued support of the community every Giving Tuesday. Taking place on December 3, 2019, Giving Tuesday is a day to give back. Please consider making a gift to Clearbrook. Every gift will help our individuals to live the best life possible.

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First Look for Charity at
the 2020 Chicago Auto Show @ McCormick Place
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The 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 29th year the First Look offers complimentary hors d’oeuvres, champagne, wine, soft drinks and desserts all on the show floor. 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*

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2009 Ford Mustang Raffle Winner: Beau L.

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Friends of Clearbrook Presents Mardi Gras Wine and Craft Beer Tasting @ The Westin Chicago Northwest
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 11:45 pm

Please join us on Saturday, February 22nd for an evening of wine and craft beer tastings, gourmet food stations, raffles, silent auctions, and live music provided by Toast & Jam. All attendees are invited to attend an exclusive after-party at the Westin from 10:30pm-Midnight. The after party will feature a dessert bar, coffee bar, champagne tastings and LIVE entertainment by Zydeco Voodo Band. www.zydecovoodooband.com

Make the evening into a weekend getaway with a special hotel rate for all Clearbrook guest for $95 a night at the Westin.

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

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