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2015 Releases

  • 10/2/2015 – Little City’s 56th Annual Dinner Gala Raises Over $735,000
  • 6/3/2015 – Discover Financial Services Partners with Little City for Playground Rebuild
  • 4/15/2015 – Bloomingdale Denies Persons with Disabilities Right to Live in Village
  • 4/10/2015 – Little City ChildBridge Center for Education Doubles in Size

2014 Releases

  • 12/18/2014 – Local High School Student Leads Class in Giving Back
  • 11/24/2014 – Little City’s Energy Efficiency Improvements to Reduce Organization’s Utility Bills by $36,000
  • 11/14/2014 – Little City Set to Open Foglia Home with Reception
  • 11/3/2014 – Little City Announces Grand Opening of the Duffey Family Children’s Village
  • 10/30/2014 – Little City 2014 “Make a Difference Day” Brings New Look for the Center for Employment and Business Opportunities
  • 10/28/2014 – Little City 2014 Annual Dinner Gala Raises $325,000 in Celebration of the Center for Employment and Business Opportunities
  • 7/15/2014 – Little City Receives Grant from Million Dollar Round Table Foundation
  • 7/3/2014 – Longest-Running Charity Golf Tournament–Little City Invitational–Honors Joe Adams of McGladrey
  • 6/10/2014 – Little City Adds Chief Marketing Officer
  • 6/9/2014 – Little City Welcomes New Chief Development Officer
  • 5/21/2014 – Parent Family Group at Little City Raises Money for Individuals with Autism and Other Disabilities at Golf Tournament
  • 5/7/2014 – Little City’s Center for the Arts Receives Distinguished Service Award from The Arc of Illinois
  • 4/28/2014 – Little City Earns Three-Year Accreditation for Services to Individuals with Autism and Other Disabilities
  • 4/22/2014 – Little City’s 5th Annual Food Frenzy Raises Funds for Children with Disabilities in Foster Care and Adoption Program
  • 4/3/2014 – Little City Documentary–Share My Kingdom–to be Featured in International Film Festival
  • 4/2/2014 – Little City Shares iPad Apps that Benefit Children with Autism
  • 2/13/2014 – Poker Tournament & Casino Night to Raise Funds for Individuals with Disabilities at Little City

2013 Releases

  • 11/25/2013 – Little City 2013 Annual Dinner Gala Raises Nearly $450,000 in Celebration of The Duffey Family Children’s Village
  • 10/23/2013 – Hot Chocolate Walk for Little City Provides Family Fun While Supporting Individuals with Disabilities
  • 9/26/2013 – “Share My Kingdom” Documentary Showcases Artistic Work by Individuals with Disabilities
  • 6/27/2013 – Little City Invitational Golf Tournament Sets Fundraising Record at Over $500,000
  • 5/28/2013 – Little City Honors Kent P. Dauten at 50th Golf Invitational in Long Grove
  • 4/25/2013 – Arists from Little City Featured at Intuit–Exclusive Outsider Art Museum
  • 2/26/2013 – Little City Hosts First-Ever Poker Tournament & Casino Night
  • 1/14/2013 – John and Becky Duffey Make $1 Million Leadership Gift to Little City to Advance Quality of Life for Children with Autism

2012 Releases

  • 11/06/2012 – Little City Honors Motorola Solutions Foundation for Dedication to Employment of Individuals with Disabilities
  • 10/18/2012 – Little City Artists Spotlighted at Prestigious Rockford Art Museum until January
  • 09/25/2012 – Little City Chosen for Famous Hot Chocolate Walk in November
  • 09/04/2012 – Volunteers Needed to Help Raise Necessary Funds for Children and Adults with Disabilities at Little City
  • 08/30/2012 – Golfers Help Raise Over $270,000 for Children and Adults with Disabilities at Little City
  • 06/26/2012 – Second Longest Running Golf Tournament in Illinois–Little City Invitational–will Benefit Individuals with Autism
  • 05/29/2012 – Little City and Neiman Marcus to Preview Trends and Raise Awareness for Individuals with Disabilities at Fashion Show Benefit on June 8
  • 05/16/2012 – Little City Recognized as FIRST Agency in Illinois to Receive HRC Seal of Recognition
  • 05/1/2012 – Little City Board Gains New Director and Advisors
  • 04/20/2012 – Little City’s Agency-Wide “Green” Initiative Provides Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities
  • 03/08/2012 – Students with Autism Benefit from iPads at Little City’s Therapeutic Day School

2011 Releases

  • 12/29/2011 – >Little City Elects New Slate of Officers
  • 12/06/2011 – Little City Launches ‘I am my own Hero’ Campaign and Highlights Heroic Abilities
  • 11/22/2011 – Honorable Pat Quinn, Toni Preckwinkle, Richard Daley and Bill Kurtis Applaud Chicagoans for Supporting Little City
  • 11/07/2011 – Little City Congratulates Chicago Legend on “Bill Kurtis Day” who will Host Upcoming Gala this Saturday at the Shedd
  • 09/15/2011 – Little City to Expand Therapeutic Campus Thanks to Nearly 500 Volunteers from Discover
  • 08/25/2011 – Little City Artists to Exhibit in London
  • 08/02/2011 – Little City Receives Top Honor for Chicagoland Marketing and Advertising Campaign
  • 07/20/2011 – Little City Recognizes State Senator Matt Murphy with Prestigious Award for Leadership and Support to People with Disabilities
  • 07/13/2011 – Little City Artists Exhibit Talents at the Health in the Arts Clinic Gallery
  • 06/27/2011 – Little City’s Center for Health & Wellness Celebrates its First Year of Outstanding Accomplishments
  • 05/24/2011 – Little City Honored Among ‘Best of the Best’ in Midwest for Community Relations and Improving Quality of Life in Society
  • 05/19/2011 – Prestigious Little City Invitational Golf Tournament Seeks Players, Sponsorships for June Event Supporting People with Disabilities
  • 05/12/2011 – Little City Foundation to Open Leading-Edge Therapeutic Day School Advancing Students with Autism
  • 03/29/2011 – Little City Foundation Earns Highest Industry Accreditation for Services to Children and Adults with Disabilities
  • 03/03/2011 – Renowned 2011 Little City Book Fair Scheduled for August 19-21 at Harper College Gymnasium
  • 03/02/2011 – 48th Annual LCI Golf Tournament Changes Date but Goals Remains the Same
  • 03/01/2011 – Little City YPG Partners with Leading Chicago Restaurants for People with Disabilities
  • 02/08/2011 – Little City Foundation Refreshes Logo in Response to Changing Disability Landscape
  • 02/08/2011 – Little City Foundation Partners with Neiman Marcus and others to Support Children and Adults with Autism in Chicago

"There are so many capable and caring staff at Little City, past and present, who have helped Clifford. He has made a lot of progress in mastering his behavior."

Colleen, Mother of a child living in a ChildBridge Group Home