Saturday, August 19, 2017

Cruisin' Canines Sponsors Twilight Canoe and Kayak!

Thank You to Cruisin' Canines of Roscoe Village for participating in the Twilight Canoe and Kayak Fundraiser again this year!  This year they are a valued sponsor and Benefactor.  See you out on the River September 10th!

Tuesday, July 11, 2017



On Sunday, September 10th, commencing at 5:30 pm  there will be a line of canoes and kayaks making their way on a beautiful twilight canoe of the North Branch.  Enjoying the twilight splendor and fall colours, participants will be greeted by a lovely white table cloth dinner experience upon return, catered by NOON O Kabab.  After dinner and drinks, accompanied by the sounds of the Horner Park Jazz Band, there will be raffles, drawings, and a silent auction. Children are welcome!

The reviews of our event have been spectacular!  Hope that you can join us at the River on Sunday September 10th.

Friday, September 11, 2015



KIDSWORK CHICAGO becomes a valued partner of the Richard Clark Park Fundraiser!!

Thanks to Sara Cudnik and KidsworkChicago for becoming a benefactor of the Clark Park Twilight Canoe Fundraiser this Sunday.  Patrons of the Park really enjoy seeing the kids taking a daily stroll through the park, and the kids love the birds, trees, riverfront and the great Clark Park walking paths! Sara and her team support our goal of building a great playground at Clark Park in the future.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

DeVry University becomes a Benefactor of the "Twilight Canoe Fundraiser"

A Big Thank You and Shout Out to DeVry University!!  Thanks to Mr. Antoine Holmes and DeVry University for supporting our efforts at Richard Clark Park.  DeVry has officially become a benefactor of the Clark Park "Twilight Canoe" to be held on September 13th. Please join us for an evening which includes a canoe or kayak ride on the North Branch, followed by a riverside catered dinner.  'Float Away' to the sounds of the Horner Park Jazz Band!   There will be a wine raffle, silent auction and door prizes!

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Thanks to Chicago Rowing Foundation -- a Benefactor of the Twilight Canoe Fundraiser

The Chicago Rowing Foundation becomes a benefactor today!!

CRF, which is an amazing group of dedicated rowers, staff members, parents, and volunteers has consistently been our reliable partner in making Richard Clark Park a premier Chicago park.

Thank you to CRF for supporting the TWILIGHT CANOE fundraiser at Clark Park!  Your financial commitment to Clark Park is greatly appreciated. Your help and participation in our event is significant and important. Betsy Trevarthen and her crew are the best!!        
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Sunday, August 23, 2015

Horner Park Jazz Band to play at Clark Park Fundraiser

The Horner Park Jazz Band will be playing at the Clark Park Fundraiser.  This event will feature canoe or kayak trip on the Chicago river, dinner catered by Noon O' Kabab, a wine raffle and a great auction.  Join us, Sunday, September 13th from 5:30 to 9:30 pm.

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Twilight Canoe Fundraiser - A Trip on the River, Dinner and Auction

There's still time to register for the Clark Park Fundraiser on Sunday, September 13th at 5:30 pm. Click on the registration tab to your right.

The evening will start with a peaceful trip kayaking or canoeing up the river.  Dinner will be served at 7pm in the  boathouse. The cargo doors of the boathouse will be up providing a panoramic view of the riverfront as the sun sets on the river.  A live auction and raffle will finish off the night.