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    for individuals with disabilities
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    CREATING OPPORTUNITIES
    for individuals with disabilities

Queen of Hearts to Relaunch September 14

Today is the big day! Our second weekly Queen of Hearts raffle begins at J J Kelleys (2455 Bernice Road, Lansing), with tickets available daily and drawings every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. We are beginning with a $10,000 jackpot this time, of which 60% will go to the winner if he or she is present […]

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See the White Sox in Style

A very generous donor has gifted us his 20-person suite behind home plate for the September 20 White Sox game against the Cleveland Guardians. We are raffling off this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that also includes FIVE parking passes since, you know, 20 people don’t comfortably fit in one car. Tickets are only $20, check out the […]

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The 18th George Schell Classic is Just Around the Corner

Summer is flying by, and it’s nearly time for the George Schell Classic golf outing that has benefitted South Chicago Parents & Friends for the past 18 years! Please visit the George Schell page to see a complete list of sponsors and donors. We can’t brag enough about the wonderful friends, businesses, and community members […]

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The Queen of Hearts Has Been Found!

Congratulations to our Queen of Hearts winner, Chuck Taylor, who was present at the June 8 drawing and so will receive 60% of the $18,399 jackpot! The raffle went for 16 weeks before the Queen was found behind card #53. We want to thank each and every one of you who supported us over those […]

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The SCPF Queen of Hearts is So Much Fun!

Our weekly Queen of Hearts drawing in support of the agency is coming into its 8th week at J.J. Kelley’s in Lansing, and the jackpot should exceed $12,000 on April 13! Not sure how it works? Here’s a quick explanation: The game board started out with a full deck of cards plus two jokers randomly […]

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Happy 20th Anniversary to Our Executive Director, Tom Schell!

After beginning his career in social services at South Chicago Parents & Friends in 1982, Tom returned as Executive Director 20 years ago today, on April 1, 2002. The number of families he has positively impacted over the past 40 years is incalculable, and we are extremely grateful for his leadership and influence every day! […]

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Extra, Extra, Read All About Us!

South Chicago Parents & Friends was recently the topic of a feature in the Lansing Journal. Check out the full story here!

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Exciting 2022 Events in Process

With COVID protocols slowly loosening, we are so happy to be able jump into our fundraising plans for 2022 and have several fun events on the horizon. In addition to the annual George Schell Golf Classic in August and our Annual Recognition Dinner Dance in October, we have added an outing to a Windy City […]

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Our Playoff Party Was a Success!

We had a fabulous time at our very first ever South Chicago Parents & Friends Playoff Party! While the NFL Wild Card games we saw weren’t super exciting, it felt good to get together and celebrate our move to the south suburbs with a nice group of supporters and family. Our sponsoring venue, J.J. Kelley’s, […]

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Playoff Party Tickets are Going Quickly!

Only a few days remain until our first ever NFL Playoff Party on Wildcard Sunday, January 16. We have already sold 2/3 of the 150 available tickets. Order online here or call us asap if you haven’t gotten yours (773-734-2222 x220), as there may not be any remaining at the door. Your $35.00 ticket gets […]

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