Events

May 27, 2015

On Wednesday, May 27, 2015, the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago and Rush University Medical Center will be hosting a FREE educational event for the hispanic community. It will cover various epilepsy-related topics, which will be presented in Spanish. Topics include Epilepsy and Treatment: How to Work with your Provider and Psychosocial Aspects of Epilepsy […]

Start: May 27, 2015 5:45 pm
End: May 27, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Searle Conference Center
Address:
1725 W. Harrison St., 5th Floor Sippy Room, Chicago, United States, 60612
May 18, 2015

CLICK HERE TO DONATE!    From Monday, May 18, 2015 – Monday, June 22, 2015     HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOR YOU AND YOUR LOVED ONES: Make an online donation between May 18th and June 22nd to support the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago in the Art Van Charity Challenge and help us fundraise […]

Start: May 18, 2015 12:00 am
End: June 22, 2015 11:00 pm
May 9, 2015

Our second 2015 Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K will be taking place at Montrose Harbor in Chicago on Saturday, May 9th. Participants of the event will have the option to be officially timed with a Chrono-Timed Chip! Registration begins at 8:00 am and the 5K kick-off is at 10:00 am.  You can now register online by clicking here. Online registration will close […]

Start: May 9, 2015 8:00 am
End: May 9, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Montrose Harbor
Address:
Chicago, United States

On Saturday, May 9, 2015, Comer Children’s Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine and the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be hosting ParentLink, a FREE educational program that addresses a variety of issues for parents of children with epilepsy. This session will focus on Legal Advocacy Including 504s and IEPs and be presented by […]

Start: May 9, 2015
End: May 9, 2015
Venue: Comer Children's Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine
Address:
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago
April 19, 2015

On Sunday, April 19th, “Exercise for Epilepsy Awareness” will be taking place at the Sachs Recreation Center in Deerfield, IL from 2:00 – 4:30 pm. This event is hosted by Debbie Siegel, the founder of Peace of Mind, an organization committed to using the power of education to eliminate the fear and mystery of epilepsy. […]

Start: April 19, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 19, 2015 4:30 pm
Address:
United States
April 18, 2015

Peer Alliance, a support group of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago, will be hosting its annual Casino Night fundraiser on Saturday, April 18. At this cocktail attire casino-themed night, guests enjoy an open bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, live DJ, raffles, dancing and $150 of play money for games! Proceeds from Casino Night help provide […]

Start: April 18, 2015 6:00 pm
End: April 18, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Floating World Gallery
Address:
1925 N. Halsted St, Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $65 individual / $75 supporter / $120 couple

Join us to support Team Angela for Epilepsy Awareness on April 18, 2015 at the 525 Bar & Grill in Chicago Heights. This event will include an all you can eat buffet, cash bar, gift basket raffle, cake/bake sale, band and DJ entertainment. For more information contact Christina at 708-768-6735 or teamangela19@yahoo.com

Start: April 18, 2015 5:00 pm
End: April 18, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: 525 Bar & Grill
Address:
Chicago Heights, IL, United States
April 17, 2015

On Friday, April 17, 2015 from 7:15-8:15 pm, Stardust Yoga will be hosting a yoga benefit class with all proceeds going toward the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago (the cost to attend this class is whatever size donation the participants would like to make to EFGC). This is an All Levels Vinyasa class, which means […]

Start: April 17, 2015 7:15 pm
End: April 17, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Stardust Yoga
Address:
330 Washington Ave., La Grange, IL, United States
April 11, 2015

On Saturday, April 11, 2015, Comer Children’s Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine and the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be hosting ParentLink, a FREE educational program that addresses a variety of issues for parents of children with epilepsy. This session will feature presentations from Sandra Alanis, LCSW from University of Chicago Medicine on Parent […]

Start: April 11, 2015
End: April 11, 2015
Venue: Comer Children's Hospital at the University of Chicago Medicine
Address:
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago, IL, United States
March 26, 2015

Join us on THURSDAY, MARCH 26TH when we head down to Springfield, IL to advocate for people impacted by epilepsy. Together with our fellow Epilepsy Foundation affiliates from Southern Illinois and Rockford, we will be meeting with our State Representatives and Senators to urge our legislators to allocate funding for programs and services for people with epilepsy. […]

Start: March 26, 2015 10:30 am
End: March 26, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: The Illinois State Capitol
Address:
Springfield, IL, United States