What’s Good in June

Dust off your Snow cone makers, summer's almost here!

There are many occasions to celebrate in June. You can eat a Snow cone on the first real day of summer- June 20, marvel at how I’ve aged in 6 months on my half birthday- June 22, and prep your patriotism for the Fouth of July by observing Flag Day on June 14. But wait, there’s more!

June is also a great month for giving back. Several of our charities are hosting benefits to raise money for such varied groups as, teenage mothers, children with hearing impairments, children’s theatre, and under-employed workers. We hope you’ll find a cause to connect to and consider supporting the wonderful organizations listed below!

June 11– Child’s Voice 7th Annual Golf Tournament

June 14– Child’s Play Touring Theatre Annual Spring Benefit and unveiling of new show

June 15– Jane Addams Resource Corporation 2012 Evening of OpportunitiesĀ 

June 20– New Moms, Inc presents HERstory: Inspiring Women, Inspring Stories

And a bonus event!

On June 9, Chicago Counts, an exciting conference uniting nonprofits and technology, will take place. Keynote speakers are Allen Mireles of Allen Mireles Marketing and James Carlson of School Factory. Topics covered in workshops include blogging for nonprofits, gutsy digital marketing, and social fundraising. Tickets are on sale now!

And remember, if you can’t make it to any of the events you can still support these and many other Zealous Good organizations by donating your in-kind items. Usher in summer on a good note and give generously!

 

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