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Holiday Gift Project 

Thank you for supporting the Sarah's Inn Holiday Gift Project. To donate a gift, please have a gift shipped to Sarah's Inn from our Amazon Wish List or bring a gift or gift card to one of our five drop-off locations:

Alabasta Beauty - 325 Harrison Street in Oak Park
Berwyn Police Department - 6401 W. 31st Street in Berwyn
River Forest Village Hall - 400 Park Avenue in River Forest
Riverside Police Department - 31 Riverside Road in Riverside
West Suburban Medical Center - 3 Erie Court in Oak Park

Gift guidelines: 

Please donate by December 5th.

We are only able to accept new gifts.

Gifts and gift cards should be within the approximate value range of $15-$25.

We are unable to accept gifts that promote violence or sexism.

 

 


Thank You for Supporting Stand Tall with Sarah's Inn! 

We raised over $119,000 to break the cycle of domestic violence at this year's fundraiser. A special thank you to our sponsors, guests, donors, event committee, Board of Directors, staff, and volunteers.

View event photos here 

View our full press release here

Visionary level sponsor: Kevin and Linda Conway.

Benefactor level sponsors: Anonymous; Bob and Loretta Cooney.

Associate level sponsors: Bill Barry; Catharsis Productions; Comcast; Paul Gearen; Marion Street Market; Patricia C. Petrick.

Partner level sponsors: American Westbrook Insurance, Inc., Mary O'Neill Bresnahan; Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.; Bigane Paving Co.; David and Dale Clarke; Community Bank of Oak Park River Forest; Karen and Rick Dale; Development Solutions, Inc.; Werner and Laurie Huget; Kidzaw; Carol A. Matusak; Dr. Harold and Mary Duffy Pelzer; Diana and Bruce Rauner; Brandon and Nichole Schulman; Don, Diane and Janel Sutkus; Les Trilla; TrueGivers, LLC, Tim Hunnewell; Village of Melrose Park, Mayor Ronald M. Serpico.

Friend level sponsors: Paul and Sherry Carbery; Martha Hazard English and Chris English; Sheila Flaherty and Sean Taylor; Forest Agency Insurance; Forest Park National Bank & Trust Co.; Bill and Kim Green; Bill and Raynelle Hackett; Jordan and Debra Hadelman; Marcia Harms; Deborah and Jim Hopkinson; Dr. David R. Juel, DDS; Lynch Dental Center; Sheryl and David Martin; Donna Myers and Aaron Lebovitz; Terry and Cheryl Matray; Judy Neafsey and Terry Conway; Nora’s Shoe Shop; Oak Electric, Inc., Jeff and Mary DeGrazia; Oak Park Women's Guild; Pedios, Ltd.; Mary S. Pisani; Quality Fabricators, Inc.; Kristen and John Reale; Teddy and Norah Scott; Gary Stoppelman and Mary Neu-Stoppelman; Geri Tapling and Bill Funke; Tennis and Fitness Centre; West Suburban Midwife Associates; Bruce and Kim Wojack.