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Grab a Friends for Dec. 1

Join Us for the 8th Annual Snowball Benefit

A Wonderful Way to Launch 2018 Holiday Season

Join us as we celebrate the memory of Ken Armstrong – a dedicated fundraiser to build the first Fisher House in Illinois on Hines VA hospital grounds – for a seventh consecutive year.

This benefit planned and executed by his good friends continues to be a major source of funding for continuing the FOFH-IL mission to sustain the Illinois “home away from home” for military families during medical crises.

Location: Edison Park Inn

6715 N. Olmsted
Chicago, IL 60631

(Just east of Park Ridge off Northwest Highway in Edison Park)

Doors Open: 6:30 p.m.

Admission: DONATION TO FRIENDS OF FISHER HOUSE-ILLINOIS MISSION

Non-Profit Friends of Fisher House-Illinois Representatives
Will Greet Attendees & Accept Voluntary Donations
Toward Support of Hines VA Fisher House
Serving Military Families During Medical Crises

Enjoy and dance to the sounds of Motown

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FOFH-IL is grateful to Harry Theodore, FOFH-IL Vice President – Media Relations, who has from "day-one" (July 2008) donated his time, talent and materials to photographically record all FOFH-IL and numerous Hines VA Fisher House events for sharing with supporters.

Military Families Express Heartfelt Appreciation

Fisher House is a Godsend. So many of us want to be with our family members but can’t always afford it with the cost of travel, lodging and food. Thanks to Fisher House we can!


What a blessing! The Fisher House has relieved me of so much stress. Don’t know what I would have done.


This is such a great opportunity for families of veterans affected by war and illness. It warms my heart to see the government, community, families and those who serve out nation working together for the greater good.


The place is more than just a place to sleep. It’s just like your second home.


My grandmother and I stayed at the Fisher House to keep my father company during his long treatment/recovery… If not for this home, my father would have been a sad and lonely man.


…The Fisher House provides peace of mind for the patient as well as their family…the manager and staff are a true blessing…