Events

Support our efforts by joining us at:

  • Suit Up (March)

    Hosted by our Auxiliary Board- A Night to Honor Our Nation's Veterans

    Join our Auxiliary Board as they host Suit Up - A Night to Honor our Nation's Veterans.

  • Leadership Celebration (May)

    Highlighting the unique individuals who are making a difference in the communities we serve

    Join us as we raise funds for the individuals, families, and communities that we serve. 

  • Hope Walk (June)

    A solidarity walk

    In an effort to raise awareness and funds for the people we serve. Hope Walk provides the community with an opportunity to learn about our programming. 

  • Operation Backpack (starts in June)

    Providing backpacks and school supplies to help children start off the school year right.

    Operation Backpack is an effort to provide backpacks and school supplies to the children and communities we serve. VOA Illinois is able to provide over 1,000 backpacks filled with school supplies with the support of various partners and donors.

  • Come Out Swinging (September)

    Charity Golf Classic

    Join us as we raise funds for Veterans and their families who are struggling or in crisis.

  • Holiday Wishes (starts in October)

    Provides children in our program with gifts during the holidays

    Holiday wishes is our holiday drive that provides holiday gifts to the Veteran families we serve, the youth in our foster care program, and the families in our Rapid Rehousing program.