Spring Fling 2013: Shopping for a Cause

7 January 2013

January 07, 2013, Naperville, Ill. — The Junior League of Kane & DuPage Counties, Inc. (JLKD) is excited to announce Spring Fling 2013: Shopping for a Cause, a fundraising event to benefit at-risk children and their families throughout DuPage, Kane, Kendall and Will counties. The event will be held on Sunday, March 10 from 12 – 4 p.m. at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville.

Spring Fling will include a ladies’ luncheon, silent auction, spring market and raffles. The vendors represent a wide array of quality products and services, and the raffle prizes include a weekend getaway to one of three destinations, an iPad3 16G Wi-Fi and a Tory Burch handbag. Event tickets are $50 and raffle tickets are $25 each or three for $70. Ladies interested in attending can learn more and purchase tickets at http://jlkdspringfling2013.eventbrite.com/#.

Important Details

Date: March 10, 2013

Time: Noon– 4pm


Regency Ballroom at the Hilton Lisle/Naperville

3003 Corporate West Drive

Lisle, IL 60532

Ticket Price: $50.00

RSVP Deadline: February 22


JLKD is a 501(c)(3) organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Now in its 18th year, members continue to serve at-risk children in DuPage, Kane, Kendall and Will Counties in Illinois through signature literacy programs and projects, including Family Literacy Night, Story Wizards reading events, book donation drives and more. 100 percent of the proceeds raised at Spring Fling will go directly into these essential community programs.

“Our Spring Fling ladies’ luncheon and market fundraiser will enable us to raise the funds needed for our literacy and outreach programs that help at-risk children in the four county area, while providing an afternoon of shopping and socialization for our guests,” explains JLKD President Alissa Johnson Tripas.

Please visit www.JLKD.org to keep up to date on the latest sponsors and donations. If you are unable to attend the event but would like to contribute, please contact JLKD Fundraising Chairs at fundraising@jlkd.org.

If you would like to attend Spring Fling as a member of the media, or if you would like to set up an interview please contact JLKD Communications VP Jessica Salasek at communications@jlkd.org.