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NEW VENUE for March 3rd event!

by Tim in Events

NEW location for our “Spring has Sprung” fundraiser! We are so thankful for Carlucci’s commitment and generosity to the children of Thumbuddy Special over the years! Unfortunately, they will be closing this week. With this sudden news, we have moved our March 3rd “Spring has Sprung” fundraiser to the Glendale Heights Golf Course. We still […]

Polar Express 2017

by Tim in Events, holiday, Pictures, Thank You

Our Christmas Season, which seems so long ago, was a huge success! The Polar Express with the WSSRA was a blast. The children were thrilled with all the presents from Santa (Quinn Connelly). Over 100 families were assisted through our Wrapping Party, where 18 social workers chose gifts for their families in need. Our 2 […]

Carlucci’s “Spring has Sprung”

by Tim in Events

Thumbuddy Special’s   “Spring has Sprung” Fundraiser! Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Carlucci’s Restaurant 1801 Butterfield Rd Downers Grove (Butterfield Rd and 355) Join us for a fun night and support the children of Thumbuddy Special! Cost: $50.00 in advance/$55.00 at the door. *Includes beer, house wine, soft drinks and fabulous […]

Happy Fall

by Tim in Events, News Letter, Pictures, Uncategorized

Happy Fall Thumbuddy Special Supporters! Happy Thanksgiving from Thumbuddy Special! Our Moms Day Out was a HUGE success. We are grateful to all of our supporters who donated items for our pampering baskets, the ladies who donated their time for the makeup/hair and our friends at Carlucci Restaurant who provided the fabulous meal for our moms to […]

Summer Newsletter 2017

by Tim in Events, News Letter

What a morning for Thumbuddy Special! This was a dream come true for my vision of a cyclists group, Hearts and Sharks, sponsoring adapted bikes for children with special needs. Edwin and Fransisco were all smiles on their new bikes, as they raced the guys around the track. Here’s hoping we can get a few […]