Come To A Night at the Des Plaines Rivers Casino on September 5, 2014!

Des Plaines Community Foundation Casino FundraiserCome bet on the Des Plaines Community Foundation (DPCF) on Friday, September 5, 2014 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the 11th annual and only fundraiser at the Cube nightclub at the Des Plaines Rivers Casino.

Tickets for the event are $85 per person before August 20th ($95 after) and will include appetizers, gourmet dinner by Chef William Mcllroy, open bar and entertainment.

There will be a raffle including a grand prize of $500, two second prizes including hotel stays, and three third prizes valued at $100 each. Raffle tickets can be purchased online at the DPCF website.

The silent auction items will include hotel stays, golf packages, spa and sporting events, collectables, gifts and more. Guests will also be able to take Black Jack instructional classes sponsored by Rivers Casino. You must be 21 years old to attend.

“Please help our cause by attending and/or supporting the 11th annual and only fundraiser at the new Des Plaines Community Foundation,” said Rosemary Argus, executive director of the Foundation. “Last year more than 250 people attended the successful event and enjoyed the evening.”

Sponsorships are still available for the annual event at the $2,500, $1,500, $1,000 and $500 levels.

Alliant Credit Union Foundation is the main sponsor of the event with a donation of $3,500.

The Foundation has no paid employees and is 100 percent volunteer. Foundation is a 501c3 organization and funds are obtained from individuals, businesses, and corporate tax-deductable contributions as well as from other foundations.

For tickets to the annual fundraiser go to or or call Rosemary Argus at 847-297-4932 or 847-525-5566.

For sponsorship opportunities call Bob Lewandowski at 847-815-4356 by August 22.