Wellness Place is a charitable 501(c)3 organization. All programs and services are 100% gift funded and able to be offered at no charge through generous donations, grants, and fundraising event proceeds.
Events are an important part of the overall fundraising efforts at Wellness Place, resulting in nearly half of dollars raised throughout the year. Proceeds are generated through sponsorship, live auction, raffle, and ticket sales. Four events are produced annually to support programs at Wellness Place. Click on each one for additional information:
Wellness Place "Diamonds and Denim" Gala - Sat, Sept 6, 2014, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, Schaumburg
Join us for the Wellness Place Diamonds and Denim Gala! Ticket
includes cocktails, dinner, auction, live music and dancing the night
away to Chicago favorite...Afrodisiacs!
SEA Blue Prostate Cancer Walk/Run - Sun, Sept 14, 2014
The 10th Annual SEA Blue Prostate Cancer Walk/Run occurs in September in Lincoln Park at the corner of Clark and LaSalle near the Lincoln Park Zoo. Activities for the day include 1M walk and 5K run to raise awareness about prostate cancer; participant t-shirt; PSA testing; and lunch buffet. Sponsor opportunities are available.
5th Annual Wellness Place Community Cancer Walk & Celebration - Sun, May 18, 2014 at The Arboretum of S Barrington
More than 600 people gathered to celebrate survivors and remember loved ones, and to raise funds in support of Wellness Place cancer support programs. $83,000+ was raised by teams and sponsors!
Women Of Wellness Place "Spring Renewal" Luncheon was April 10, Wynstone Golf Club
Additional fundraising opportunities are introduced throughout the year to support the ongoing needs at Wellness Place. These may include: