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Activities & Events


September 15, 2016

  • Chicago Marine For Life Networking Luncheon - Gibson's Steakhouse, 2105 S. Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL. Networking and lunch from 12:00pm - 14:00. All Active Duty or Reserve Transitioning Marines and Sailors seeking employment will be admitted at no charge. Otherwise the fee for the luncheon will be $32.00 (payable directly to Gibsons with credit card or cash.) For more information or to reserve your seat, please contact any of the Chicago Marine for Life Team; Major Matt Tune - chicago2@gomarineforlife.net or Major Danielle Sanzi - dfsanzi@gmail.com or visit the Marine For Life Network

October 1, 2016

  • The 2nd District will be holding their District Breakfast at the Golden Corral restaurant located at 1591 S. Randall Road, Algonquin, IL from 0800 to 1130 with breakfast at 0800 and meeting to immediately follow. Please RSVP no later than September 24th. Breakfast costs around $10.00 plus tip. Topics to be discussed: Summer Detachment activities, upcoming Toys for Tots season and any new events to share, Commandants, Vice Commandants, Jr. Past Commandants, detachment members and staff plus Toys for Tots coordinators and staff are all invited to attend.

October 7, 2016

  • The Northwest Suburban Marine Corps League is proud to sponsor the 9th Annual Toys for Tots Dinner. This event will take place at MANZO'S Ristorante and Banquets, 1571 Elmhurst Road (Corner of Elmhurst RD & Oakton) Des Plaines, IL. Cocktails/Cash Bar 1830 and Dinner at 1930. Please contact Don Stone at 847 781-0095 or email at stone.1978@comcast.net.

October 15, 2016

  • The 2016 Toys for Tots Campaign officially begins and runs through December 23rd. If you are interesting in volunteering, please contact the LCO in your County of residence by clicking here www.toysfortots.org

October 16, 2016

  • Come watch YOUR Chicago Bears take on the Jaguars in support of the Chicago Police Marine Corps League, DET. 553
    Annual Fundraiser
    Sunday, 16 Oct 2016
    1412 W. Washington-FOP Hall
    $20 donation is tax deductible and includes: Food and Beverages for 5 hours, 3 chances to win cash prizes, and unlimited Esprit de Corps

October 20, 2016

  • Chicago Marine For Life Networking Luncheon - Gibson's Steakhouse, 1028 N. Rush Street, Chicago, IL 60611. Networking and lunch from 12:00pm - 14:00. All Active Duty or Reserve Transitioning Marines and Sailors seeking employment will be admitted at no charge. Otherwise the fee for the luncheon will be $32.00 (payable directly to Gibsons with credit card or cash.) Valet parking is available for $14.00. For more information or to reserve your seat, please contact any of the Chicago Marine for Life Team; Major Matt Tune - chicago2@gomarineforlife.net or Major Danielle Sanzi - dfsanzi@gmail.com or visit the Marine For Life Network

November 10, 2016

  • HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARINES!!!

December 4, 2016

  • Toys for Tots Motorcycle Parade - "The World's Greatest Motorcycle Parade". Help support 2d Battalion, 24th Marines in their Toys for Tots mission. The parade will begin at Dan Ryan Woods (83rd & Western) and ends at Lane Tech 2501 W. Addison). Line up begins at 6:00AM, and the parade will start at 9:30AM. For more information, please visit www.chicagolandtft.org

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