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The value of cards

Auggie M. won’t be winning the World Series of Poker seat that is up for grabs at the Little City Poker Tournament & Casino Night, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t find just as much value in playing a game of cards. Auggie, who works at the Countryside Center, has been playing a post-work game … read more

Little City Begins Celebration of its Historic 60th Anniversary

The year 2019 will be monumental for Little City as the organization celebrates 60 years of service to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities. While the milestone will be marked in style at the 2019 Annual Gala on Saturday, April 13 at the Drake Hotel, the entire year will be an opportunity to reflect on … read more

Little City raises nearly $340,000 at Invitational Golf Classic

Roughly 220 golfers came out to Twin Orchard Country Club in Long Grove Monday to raise nearly $340,000 for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The 55th annual Little City Invitational Golf Classic was another successful chapter in one of Chicagoland’s longest running charity golf events. Of the $340,000 raised for Little City, $18,000 will … read more

Food Frenzy Raises Money for Foster Care & Adoption Program

Little City Junior Board’s 9th Annual Food Frenzy was an incredible evening as more than $13,000 was raised to benefit Little City’s Foster Care & Adoption Program. The festive event took place May 4th at Low Res Studio in Chicago where attendees enjoyed gourmet food and drinks from the area’s hottest restaurants. Participating restaurants and … read more

LCI 2017 Honorees

Little City raises $300,000 at Invitational Golf Classic

Little City is thrilled to announce the 54th annual Little City Invitational raised more than $300,000 to help people with developmental disabilities get the services they need. More than 200 people came out to Twin Orchard Country Club Monday to participate in one of Chicagoland’s longest running charity golf events that included an 18-hole tournament, … read more

Jonathan Clark Green honored

PFG Raises Money for Equine Therapy

The Little City Parent/Family/Guardian Group made some birdies for horses at their annual golf outing, raising thousands of dollars for Little City residents to participate in 10 weeks of equine therapy. This past June, the 28th annual PFG Golf Outing once again took place at Highland Woods Golf Course in Hoffman Estates. Golfers enjoyed a … read more

Recipe for Success 2017

Former Countryside’s Culinary Classic is a Success for Little City

Little City cooked up a delightful evening of delicacies for the 12th annual Recipe for Success to benefit people with developmental disabilities. The longtime Countryside culinary classic debuted under the Little City name on March 27 at the Meadows Club in Rolling Meadows to great success, bringing in tens of thousands of dollars to support … read more

Holiday Parties a Hit at Little City

Every year Little City hosts holiday parties for its Children’s, Adults and Foster Care & Adoption program participants. This year, the season kicked off with the Foster Care & Adoption program holiday party held Dec. 10 at the Faith United Methodist Church in Dolton, IL. Attendees enjoyed a buffet-style lunch with an opportunity to take … read more

Little City’s Poker Tournament & Casino Night Raises $120,000

Nearly 200 attendees supported Little City’s “Seeing Hope Together” Poker Tournament & Casino Night presented by Spex, March 11th at the Montgomery Club in Chicago and raised $120,000 for children and adults with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities. The event provided an exciting evening of chance for lucky participants with many of last … read more

“Little City uses an affirming message – that it’s a good world, there’s a place for my kids in the world and Little City will help them find it.”

Rachel, mother of children receiving home-based support services