Thank you Chicago VisionWalkers

The bad weather caused some challenges, but despite that, we have raised $311,650 for retinal degenerative disease research and donations are still coming in! - any contribution turned in by June 30 will count toward this year's VisionWalk!

Please mail any checks to:

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Chicago VisionWalk
977 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 140
Vernon Hills, IL. 60061

Thank you to our Walk Committee!  A special thank you to our fabulous Walk Co-Chairs, Michelle Nash and Amy Hayes, Youth Co-Chairs, Nathan Hayes & Grace Nash, Medical Chair, Dr. Vivek Chaturvedi, Family Chair, Pat Archer, Chapter President, Tom Weber and the entire Planning Committee.

Thanks to our Sponsors: Cleinman Performance Partners, Hollister, Allstate, Naperville Noon Lions Foundation, Exelon, Graceful Eyes Foundation, Lexis Nexis, Illinois Retina Associates, Buffalo Wild Wings, K.R. Abraham & Company, Leo Burnett, Windy City Wire, CIN Group, Hampshire Lions Club, Informative Research, Lions Club of Union, Credit Plus, Inc., Data Facts, Inc., Sycamore Lions Club, Para Family Foundation/Nichols Family, Premise Health, Credit Information Systems, Microbilt Corporation, Sharper Lending, LLC., Subscriber Wise, Ltd., Meridian Link, Inc., Universal Credit Services, Thermos L.L.C., FIS Foundation, Waterman Lions Club, Lions Club of Elk Grove Village, Systems Research, Inc., Deerfield Lions Club, Natura Products, Inc., Chicago Cutting Die Company, AT Precision, Austin Tool & Die Company, J & L Leasing Co., T & A Leasing, Ltd., Kaye Eyecare of Huntley, Ltd.

And finally a huge THANK YOU to each and every one of our team captains, walkers and volunteers!  With your help, a cure is in sight!

Stay tuned for our final tally!

Many thanks,


Are You a Team Captain?
Check out our VisionWalk Team Captain Packet which has all of the information you need to cheer on your team and paint Chicagoland blue and yellow!

Have You Collected Checks?
Enter your checks here and then send them in to our office to watch your thermometer climb!

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Attn: Chicagoland VisionWalk
977 Lakeview Parkway
Suite 140
Vernon Hills, IL  60061

Become a VisionWalk All Star
Every individual who raises $1,000 or more for VisionWalk will be inducted into the All Stars Club and will receive a commemorative All Star pin on the day of the Walk. Here are our current All Stars!

Steve Hamby
John Corneille
Megan Corneille
Jillian Corneille
Beverly Anderson
Marietta Abraham
Amy Hayes
Nathan Hayes
Nate Hayes
Tom Weber
Lynn Ruiz
Sheila DuPerow
Jessica DuPerow
Jim Archer
Pat Archer
Bob Nichols
Grace Nash
Sean Nash
Michelle Nash
Stacy Jacobson
Lindsay Galvan
Mark Falejczyk
Beth Falejczyk
Jack Falejczyk
Cheri Martin
Joan Creviston
Duane Creviston
Jaime Kruss
Jennifer Kosoff
Laurie Timm
Irmgard Wolff
Sharon Laramie
Joanne Laramie
Zachary Lovell
Rebecca Monrean
Joshua Singh
Thara Nagarajan
Kateri Victor
Debra Todd
Fran Bednarz

Sponsorship Campaign
Spread the word to businesses and corporations by asking for their sponsorship support. Sponsorship solicitation is easy and rewarding. To order your sponsorship packets or for more information about "making the ask", please contact Michele DiVincenzo at 847-680-0100 or Get your 2015 Chicago Sponsorship form here.

Calling All Volunteers!
Are you looking for another way to get involved with the Chicagoland VisionWalk? We are always in need of great volunteers. Contact us today - we need your help!


For more information or to register, contact:

Michele DiVincenzo
847-680-0100  ♦

Lynda Shellist


Thank You to Our Sponsors:

Community Presenting Sponsor:

Cleinman Performance








Community Captains:



Lions Logo

Naperville Noon Lions

Exelon Logo


Graceful Eyes
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Community Leaders:

Lexis Nexis- New Logo


Illinois Retina Associates Chicago VisionWalk





Buffalo Wild Wings
K.R. Abraham Logo

Leo Burnett Logo

Windy City Wire

Hampshire Lions Club

CIN Group






Community Partners:
Union Lions Club
Credit Plus, Inc.
Credit Information Systems
Data Facts, Inc.
Informative Research
Sycamore Lions Club
Para Family Foundation/ Nichols Family
Premise Health

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