Corvette / Cash Raffle
Jul 30

Corvette / Cash Raffle

  • Bill Kay Corvettes & Classics

BUY TICKETS to win a 2017 Corvette or $45,000

in Windy City Corvettes' Annual Corvette/Cash Raffle
at Bill Kay Corvettes & Classics.  

Tickets are $100 and only 999 are sold (plus $4.00/ticket processing & shipping charge).  Winner need not be present.

Winner's choice of a 2017 Corvette (Certificate of $54,000 toward the purchase of a NEW Corvette from Bill Kay Chevrolet) or $45,000 cash.

The drawing will be held at 2:00 PM during the Bill Kay Corvette Show on Jul 30, 2017 at 2100 Ogden Avenue, Downers Grove, IL.  CAR SHOW FLYER

All proceeds go to the Illinois Spina Bifida Association. 

12:00 pm12:00

Young Ladies Group Pizza Making Party

Who: Girls ages 10-14 with spina bifida and their moms

Where: Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park - 1550 N. Kingsbury St., Chicago, IL (The store is south of North Ave. & west of Halsted St. The parking garage is free. Park on the river side of the garage and take the elevator to the mezzanine level of the store.) MAP

What: Girls will make and eat pizza and cookies. Women with spina bifida and counselor Jenny Nilsen, LPC will interact with the girls during the activity.  Moms will have a chance to connect with women with spina bifida and social worker Rebecca Boudos, LCSW.

Space is limited.  RSVP required to 773.444.0305 or by Wednesday, April 26th.  Please let us know about any food allergies. 

12:00 pm12:00

Peoria Support Group

Families and individuals living with spina bifida are invited to join us at the Peoria Support Group.

The support group meets on the second Monday of each month at the Children's Hospital of Illinois, 420 N.E. Glen Oak, Suite 201, Peoria (MAP).

1:00 pm13:00

Chicago Adult Group

What:  Chicagoland Adaptive Climbing Expo - Come try adaptive climbing for free with Adaptive Adventures and Synergy Adaptive Athletics.

Where:  Maggie Daley Park Fieldhouse - 337 E. Randolph St., Chicago

Who:  Adults with Spina Bifida, regardless of where you live.                              

Details:  Come learn how to climb or just hang out with us, watch the climbers, and enjoy the afternoon.  All skill/ability levels welcome.  Adaptive equipment and support provided.  This is an outdoor event. Event fee will be paid for by ISBA for those who RSVP.  There are some event forms that all participants who are climbing will need to fill out.       

RSVP required by Wednesday, May 10, space is limited, email or call 773-444-0305.


6:45 pm18:45

Central Illinois Support Group

The Central Illinois Support Group is a group of parents, kids, and adults living with spina bifida, who meet at 6:45pm on the third Thursday of every other month, except in the summertime.      

The group typically meets at the OSF-College Ave meeting room, 1701 E. College Avenue, Bloomington - use the entrance at the back of the building by Convenient Care (MAP)

Aimee Look will talk about the adult spina bifida clinic at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (formerly RIC), as well as her role as Resource and Outreach Manager at ISBA. 

10:00 am10:00

Windy City Corvettes Presents an Exclusive Viewing of the Klairmont Kollections

  • Klairmont Kollections

Join us in visiting the Klairmont Kollections, a private auto and memorabilia collection with 300 concours quality autos, cycles, bikes & artwork.

All are invited to attend this fundraising event for ISBA, hosted by Windy City Corvettes. The cost is $35/person, and refreshments will be available.  

For more information, contact Sharon at: 708-989-2202
Checks accepted in advance.
In addition, checks, cash and credit cards accepted at the door.

Mail advance checks to:
Windy City Corvettes
P.O. Box 353
Orland Park, IL 60462-0353
Attn: Sharon
Checks payable to ISBA/Windy City Corvettes

12:00 pm12:00

Chicago Adult Group

What: Summertime get-together for adults with spina bifida  

Where: At the accessible family home of an adult with spina bifida in Naperville, IL

We'll have lunch, play board games, watch movies, etc.  

More details to come.  


12:00 pm12:00

GoBabyGo Workshop

Free, Adapted Electric Cars

for children age 2-4 with spina bifida

Thanks to the leadership and generosity of the Kiwanis Club of River Forest and Oak Park, the Illinois Spina Bifida Association will be holding a GoBabyGo workshop on Saturday, June 10 at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Chicago - map.

A team of volunteer professionals including engineers and physical therapists will make custom modifications to off-the-shelf toy racecars to provide increased mobility to children with spina bifida, further empowering them to be part of the action. Click here to register.  

Gas cards available for families outside of Chicagoland. $40 refundable deposit required to reserve a car.

10:00 am10:00

Disability Pride Parade

Save the Date:

Join ISBA as we march in downtown Chicago with other local organizations, to celebrate disability pride.  

More details to come.  

1:00 pm13:00

Adaptive Tennis

Save the Date - 

What: Come try adaptive tennis with ISBA and Northwest Special Recreation Association!  All levels of ability are welcome.  

Who: Adults and children living with spina bifida & their immediate families.

Where: Hanover Park Community Center - 1919 Walnut Ave, Hanover Park 

More info to come.  

11:30 am11:30

2017 Fall Family Classic

Where: The Center, Palos Park, IL Map

When: 11:30 AM Registration, Noon Lunch, 1-3 PM Adaptive Sports/Hayride/Farm Tour

What: Raise Funds for Programs Serving Children, Adults & Families Living with Spina Bifida. Free Picnic Lunch & Activities for All Registered Participants

Free Registration here or by calling 773-444-0305.

1:00 pm13:00

Swing for Spina Bifida Golf Outing

  • Ivanhoe Club

Join us for 18 holes of golf at Ivanhoe Club to support programs serving children, adults, and families living with spina bifida. We have space for 16 foursomes.  We hope you can be part of a great day of golf for an important cause.  Go to for more info.

12:00 pm12:00

20th Annual Memorial Walk-and-Roll-a-Thon

In Memory of Emma Kenny, Shannon Kolodzieski, Kaylin Rood and Sarah Whitted

Save the Date: Sunday, September 24, 2017 • Tipton Park, Bloomington 

More info at

Noon Sign-In, 12:30 Walk & Roll, & Picnic Lunch for all Registered Participants

Raise Funds for Programs Serving Children, Adults & Families Living with Spina Bifida


1:00 pm13:00

Halloween Play Date

Save the Date: 

Who: Kids ages 0-10, their parents, and siblings

What: Halloween party, play activities, accessible playground, costume parade.  Professional childcare provided during an educational component for parents.

Where: Shriners Hospitals for Children - Chicago - 2211 N. Oak Park Ave., Chicago

More details to come.