News & Events

News & Events

Don't miss our next event!

A Taste for Hope

Thursday, May 12th, 2022 | 6:30-9:30 pm

Drive Fore Hope Golf Outing

Monday, August 29th, 2022

Evening of Hope Gala Recap

Karen Croteau & Dionne Miller of ABC 7 Eyewitness News sharing a laugh during interview

Thanks for attending and/or supporting our 42nd Annual Evening of Hope – A Venetian Carnevale. With your amazing help, we reached our goal and raised over $420k in support of our Scholars, and we had lots of fun while doing this! See photos from the evening here:

Dionne Miller did an amazing job as our Emcee, and she brought some friends…ABC 7 Eyewitness News attended our gala as well! See the news segment here:

PLEASE SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR 43RD ANNUAL EVENING OF HOPE GALA - FEBRUARY 4, 2023!

SAVE THE DATES

A Toast for Hope

May 12, 2022

Evening of Hope Gala

Feb. 4, 2023

Event Recaps

A Toast for Hope took place on Thursday, June 11. Check back soon for the event recap!

Our Evening of Hope 2020 was a smashing success! See our photo gallery on Dropbox.

Our 2019 Golf Outing was a spectacular day that raised $240K to benefit our work with our scholars. Thanks to all who participated!

BHGH of Illinois
in the Media

"Group helps underprivileged students prepare for much more than college"
WGN 9 ChicagoMay 25, 2019
"Hallmark of Hope"
Daily North ShoreFebruary 28, 2019
tastytrade Podcast “Bootstrapping in America” welcomed an on-air collaboration by two of our fearless Boys Hope Girls Hope leaders!

Illinois Executive Director Karen Croteau, and President & CEO Kristin Ostby were interviewed by Kristi Ross, tastytrade’s co-CEO, about their leadership journeys, our work with young people, fundraising needs, and plans for the future of the Illinois affiliate and the Boys Hope Girls Hope Network.

Read stories from across the Boys Hope Girls Hope Network!