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Mon, June 03, 2024
10:30 AM CT

Chevy Chase Country Club
1000 N Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL 60090

Gerry's Golf Classic 2024


We are thrilled to welcome you to the fourth annual Gerry's Cafe Golf Classic where it's all about having fun while making a difference! To those who generously participated in past events you have helped make Gerry's Cafe a reality and given meaningful employment to adults with disabilities. To new friends joining us your participation will help to ensure Gerry's Cafe remains sustainable and our community benefits as all people are recognized for their inherent dignity and abilities.


Golfers and non golfers please click the Free Registration button on this page to be able to purchase raffle tickets, place bids in the silent auction and fund a need. After you register you will receive a unique guest link which will allow you to enter credit card information needed for raffles, silent auction and fund a need. Please know credit cards are deleted after the event finishes on June 3.  Credit cards are NOT stored after June 3,2024


If you are golfer please ask your guests to also register so they may make purchases and place bids during the event.


Raffle ends at 7:00 PM.  Silent Auction ends at 7:15 PM.  Winners need NOT be present.


We are very grateful to all the donors who have generously given trips, sporting tickets, wine and fine wine, gift card, and goods and services.




Raffle Prizes

Party Time

Unique service cooler handcrafted from barnwood by Tom Heiden, Trent's Grandpa and the Van Opdorp family.  It is filled to overflowing with beer, liquor and wine.  When you've finished all the bottles you will continue to enjoy this beautiful piece for years to come.

Included are white & red wines, rums, bourbon & scotch whiskey, prosecco, IPA's & tequila seltzer donated by Gerry's Cafe Board of Directors.

Beer tasting for 6 people and a 6 pack donated by Beer on the Wall.

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Wine Basket

Enjoy wine tastings from Lynfred Winery for 6 people, D'Vine Wine for 30 people and Cooper's Hawk for 4 people.  Enjoy more wine at home!  Pull Chardonay and Cabernet from Broken Earth Winery, St Francis Chardonay from Cindy Frenzer, Stags Leap and Josh Cabernets from Dean Faul, Malbec and Chenin Blanc from Lindsy Webb and Bryan Webb, Pinot Grigio and Merlot from Michele Armenia and another half dozen bottles from Costco.

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Golfing Days

Calloway Paradym Ai Smoke MAX Driver and Calloway Paradym Ai Smoke MAX 3 Wood donated by David Barker and True Temper Sports.

Two foursomes of golf donated by Chevy Chase Country Club.

 Ogio weekender golf bag donated by Garfields Beverage. 

Top Golf donated a $50 off of game play.



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Ladies Treats

Gift cards from L Lovely Nails $50, Thrill Vintage $50, Manhatten Eyelash Extension Salon $90. 

Kendra Scott butterfly earrings and necklace.

Large tote bag and medium make up bag donated by Vera Bradley.

Hand & Stone facial and products.

Gift card $50 and Aveda shampoo, conditioner and body wash from DeCarlos Hair Design.

Open heart silver earrings donated by Sedona by Manzano Jewelers.

Bath & Body Works A Thousand Wishes body cream and shower gel donated by Arlyn Webb.

Bionic Gold Pro hair dryer, 2 hairbrushes and bath products donated by Jeanne Perri.

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For the Guys

Jobsite Radio with Bluetooth, Rechargeable Cap with Headlight, Dremel, Drill and Driver Set and 2- Tool Combo Kit all donated by Bosch Tools and Bob Wildeman.

Six MVP haircuts and product donated by SportsClips.

Long sleeve hoodie shirt, short sleeve T shirt and cap donated by Bird's Nest Bar.

$200 gift card for Wash Werks donated by Motor Werks.

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Fun & Fit

Xenox paddle ball racquet & pickle ball racquet valued at $300 donated by Noah Seidenberg at Xenox.

One month unlimited classes at Yoga 6 Barrington. Donated by Yoga 6.

One month umlimted classes at Club Pilates Barrington. Donated by Club Pilates.

Susie + Rob Rogers of School Health Corporation donated a Theragun, Gatorade bottle and towel.

One month membership for adult and one month Kids Club membership at NCH Wellness Center in Arlington Heights.   Donated by Northwest Community Hostpital.

Tennis in No Time is a 4 week 6 class, session to learn a new sport you can play the rest of your life. Donated by Midtown Athletic Club Palatine.





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Home Sweet Home

Let Cindy Frenzer at Interiors4U help with home design with a 2 hour consultation valued at $400 and enjoy The Cozy Home book.

Beautiful multicolored handmade quilt made and donated by Therese Amidei. Dimensions are 5' 8 by 4' 2.

Combo drill/saw donated by Home Depot.

Goebbert's donation of bee themed picture, tea, mug and tea infuser, as well as honey and Naked Bee products.

Basket of 12 Meyer cleaning products and candle donated by E. A. Langenfeld.

Pet supplies donated by Bentley's Pet Stuff.

One month of Martial Arts Lessons and uniform donated by Premier Martial Arts.

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Gift Cards Galore

Lots of options for a night off for the cook!

Photo's Hot Dogs $75 gift card

JL Pizza & Sports Bar $25 gift card

Vini's Pizza $50 gift card.

Scratchboard Kitchen $20 gift card.

La Tasca $25 gift card.

Cortland's Garage $25 gift card.

Peggy Kinane's 2 $50 gift cards.

Garibaldi's $20 gift card.

Eddie's Restaurant & Lounge $25 gift card.

MOD Pizza 4 $10 gift cards.

Egg Harbor $30 gift card.

Fausto's Italian Kitchen $30 gift card

Armand's $ 20 gift card.

Agio Italian Bistro $50 gift card.

TJ O'Briens $25 gift card

Tony's Fresh Market $25 gift card.

Hey Nonny $50 gift card.

Jewel $10 gift card

Chili's 4 $5 gift card

Berry Yo  4 $10

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Lake Geneva Family Fun

Bring the family to Lake Geneva for a two night stay donated by Jim and Angie Perkins at the Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark, a fun filled place  with lots of activities at the Moose Mountain Falls, such as giant waterslides, Lazy River, interactive splash pools, hot tubs and more! 5 daily water park passes are included!  You will have access to the Grand Geneva Resort ammenities such as fine dining, golf, tennis, horse back riding and spa services.This large one bedroom condo sleeps four. 

Enjoy a variety of snacks from Trader Joe's and coffee and a gift card from Conscious Cup.

For those with a sweet tooth enjoy treats from Kilwin's Chocolates during your trip.

Certificate for 3 Bundlet Tower donated by Nothing Bundt Cakes.

A large Orca cooler donated by E.A. Langenfeld - great for use at home or on trips.

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Master of Mixology

Fantastic basket full of supplies to make awesome cocktails at home !

11 piece rustic bartender kit, 4 copper mule mugs, ginger beer, decanter and 2 glasses.  Bombay gin, Grey Goose vodka, Jim Bean bourbon, Hennessy cognac and tequila. In case you're hungry enjoy this $100 gift card at Texa de Brazil. All generously donated by Dean Faul.

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Nights on the Town

Two tickets donated by Metropolis Theatre to see Million Dollar Quarter July 11 through August 4, 2024.  On December 4, 1956, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins gathered for one night to play music and make history. This Tony Award-nominated musical takes us inside one of the greatest rock ‘n’ roll jam sessions ever recorded, with four legendary musicians doing what they loved most: expressing life’s joy and sadness through song.  Described as “dazzling” by New York Magazine and “wildly entertaining” by Hollywood Reporter, Million Dollar Quartet will have you rocking down memory lane with more than 20 chart-topping hits like “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Great Balls of Fire,” “I Walk the Line” and “Who Do You Love"


4 tickets to Cinderella at Metropolis Theatre playing Sept 26 - Oct 20, 2024 along with Metropolis T-shirts and swag.



$60 gift card donated by Arlington Heights Florist & Gifts


Classic Cinema donated 4 movie passes.


 Beautiful 14K white gold faceted earrings from Flaherty Jewelers


Backpack of goodies including $25 gift card for Classic Cinema, hat, T shirts, snacks, movie Paws of Fury and other swag graciously donated by Tripp Turchik and family.



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Giving Levels


Contributes to Gerry's Self Sustainability

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Supports Cafe & Community Inclusion

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Contributes to Cafe Awareness

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Empowers Employee Growth & Leaderhsip

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Fosters Employees Sense of Purpose

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Supports Kitchen Training

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Supports Employee Onboarding & Teaches a Barista Lesson

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