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YOU’RE INVITED! Autumn Auction

Sep 27th, 2016 by info | Comments Off on YOU’RE INVITED! Autumn Auction

We are pleased to announce that Girls Rock! Chicago will be hosting our Seventh Annual Autumn Auction at the beautiful Chicago Athletic Association in the Loop. We hope that you’ll join us for this signature event and help us bring 2016 to a successful close. Stay tuned for details and updates about all of the great experiences and items we’ll have for you to bid on!

autumn auction invite

Girls Rock! Chicago’s Board of Directors presents…

A U T U M N   A U C T I O N
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
6:00 – 9:00 PM

Drawing Room
Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
12 South Michigan Avenue
$50 advance tickets / $75 at the door

~ All proceeds benefit Girls Rock! Chicago ~

T I C K E T S :

Purchase advance tickets here

I N F O   &   R S V P :

[ Follow GR!C on Facebook and Twitter for daily details between now and November 16 ]

Bark Bark Club Benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago

Aug 13th, 2016 by info | Comments Off on Bark Bark Club Benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago

Pug on Drums

Bark Bark Club (5943 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL) is very kindly hosting a dog wash benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago on Sunday, August 21st from 11 AM – 1 PM! Bring your puppy on by to meet us! A bath and towel dry are a $10 suggested donation for small dogs and $20 for big dogs. Bark Bark Club will also be offering other services (nails, ears, etc.) a la carte. See you there!

Session 1 End-of-Camp Extravaganza

Jul 19th, 2016 by info | Comments Off on Session 1 End-of-Camp Extravaganza

Our Session 1 End-of-Camp Extravaganza is coming up this Sunday, July 24th at 11:00 AM! Our campers will be showcasing the brilliant songs they have composed with their bands at Thalia Hall (1807 S. Allport in Pilsen); you definitely don’t want to miss this.

S1 2016 Showcase Poster by Tara Zanzig

by Tara Zanzig

Campers should arrive at the venue at 9:30 AM to get ready for the show. Campers should be dropped off at the entrance on Allport where a volunteer in a red shirt will escort them upstairs. Parents are welcome to have brunch at Dusek’s, Thalia Hall’s sister restaurant, until the show starts at 11:00 AM.

DJs start their sets when the doors open at 11:00 AM, and the bands start at 11:30 AM. Tickets are $10 at the door or in advance (purchase here), and kids under eight get in for free. See you there!

Learn more here. Please call 847 239 0916 if you have any questions or concerns!

Now Accepting Proposals for a Brand New Website

May 25th, 2016 by info | Comments Off on Now Accepting Proposals for a Brand New Website

Girls Rock! Chicago is ready for a website overhaul! We are now accepting proposals from prospective designers and developers who could help us complete this project. Proposals are due by 11:59 PM on June 30th, 2016

Review the full RFP here

You’re Invited to Our Open House

May 9th, 2016 by info | Comments Off on You’re Invited to Our Open House

GRC Open House Flyer

Girls Rock! Chicago will be hosting an open house at our office, located at 1530 W. Superior St. in the UK Village, on Tuesday, May 17th from 4 PM – 9 PM. We’ll be offering assistance with our camp application in English & Spanish, as well as free refreshments and the opportunity to meet our staff. We’d love to see you there!

Read more about the event & RSVP here:

Questions? Feel free to reach out to our Program Coordinator, Jess LeMaster, at or 773.289.2670.

Talbots Charity Day to Support GR!C

May 5th, 2016 by info | Comments Off on Talbots Charity Day to Support GR!C

Come on by TALBOTS at Old Orchard Mall (Skokie, IL) on Sunday, May 15th from 3 PM – 6 PM and support Girls Rock! Chicago while you shop!

Talbots will be donating 10% of pre-tax sales to GR!C. You just have to mention GR!C when you check out. There will also be plenty of free snacks and drinks for you to enjoy!

RSVP & get the details:

Talbots Charity Day Flyer