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Senate Democratic Caucus Events: Spring 2017

Hello everyone! Here is a list of our upcoming events. 
Have a great day!

Friday, June 2nd, 11:00 am -- Just added
Senator Bill Haine's Annual Golf Outing
11:00 am Registration & Lunch | 12:00 pm Shotgun start | 5:00 pm Dinner & Awards
Belk Park Golf Course, Wood River, IL
Tickets: $175 single golfer, $600 foursome
Sponsorships: $2000, $1500 (no golf), $1500, $1000 (no golf), $700, $400 (no golf), $300, $150 (no golf), $75 (no golf)
Please make checks payable to Friends of Bill Haine and mail to: 21st Century Group, P.O. Box 5191, Godfrey, IL 62035
RSVP: John Hill
Monday, June 19th, 5:30-7:30 pm
Senator Tom Cullerton
American Tap, 701 W. Lake St, Addison, IL 60101
Tickets: $50
Sponsorships: $1,000, $500, $150
Please make checks payable to: Friends of Tom Cullerton, P.O. Box 7304, Villa Park, IL, 60181
Tuesday, June 20th, 11:30 am
Senator Terry Link's Annual Golf Outing
11:30 check in, Shotgun start 12:30
Midlane Country Club, 4555 W. Yorkhouse Road, Wadsworth, IL 60083
Tickets: $350
Sponsorships: $1,500, $500, $250, $100, $25
Please make checks payable to: Friends of Terry Link, 248 Ambrogio Drive, Gurnee, IL 60031
RSVP: Sue (847)-623-7725
Wednesday, June 21st, 5:00-7:00 pm
Senator Pat McGuire & Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant
IBEW Local 176, 1100 NE Frontage Road, Joliet, IL
Tickets: $35 or $50 for couple
Sponsorships: $5000, $2500, $1000, $500, $250
Please make checks payable to one or both committees:
Committee to Elect Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant, 900 Plainfield Road, Joliet, IL 60435
McGuire for Senate, PO Box 2185, Joliet, IL 60434
Wednesday, June 21st, 5:30-7:30 pm
Senator Scott Bennett's Bowling Night
Old Orchard Lanes and Links, 902 N. Dunlap Ave., Savoy, IL
Spectator: $25, Single Bowler: $30, Team of Four: $150
Sponsorships: Turkey $2000, Strike $1000, Spare $500, Split $250
Please make checks payable to Bennett for Senate, PO Box 1383, Champaign, IL 61824
Monday, June 26th, 8:30 am
Assistant Majority Leader Senator Tony Munoz's Annual Golf Outing
8:30 am Check in & 9:30 am Shotgun Start
Gleneagles Country Club, 13070 McCarthy Road, Lemont, IL
$400 per golfer, $1600 Foursome, $2000 Foursome & Hole Sponsor
$500 Hole Sponsor, $800 Club House Sponsor,  $3000 Gold Sponsor, $5000 Event Sponsor
Please make checks payable to Citizens for Antonio "Tony" Munoz, PO Box 1925, Springfield, IL 62705.
Please respond by May 27th to or 217-414-0591
Wednesday, June 28th, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Senator Omar Aquino One Year Anniversary Banquet Reception
Porretta's Banquets, 3718 N Central Avenue, Chicago, IL 60634
Tickets: $100
Sponsorships: Half Table Sponsor: $500, $1,000, $5,000, $10,000
Please make checks payable to Friends of Omar Aquino, 1000 N. Rockwell, Chicago, IL 60622
RSVP to is required by June 21st
Contributions can be made online at
Thursday, June 29th, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Reception honoring Senate President John J. Cullerton with a special Jazz Performance
Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse, 2nd Floor, 1028 N. Rush Street, Chicago, IL
Tickets: $150, Young Professional Ticket: $50
Sponsorships: $2500, $1500, $1000, $500
Please make checks payable to Senate Democratic Victory Fund, 1 N. LaSalle, Ste 2065, Chicago, IL 60602
Thursday, June 29th, 5:30-7:30 pm
Senator Linda Holmes & Representative Stephanie Kifowit
Hopvine Brewing Company, 4030 Fox Valley Center Dr. Aurora, IL 60504
Tickets: $50
Sponsorships: $150, $250, $500, $1,000
Please make checks payable to:
Citizens for Linda Holmes, P.O. Box 6374, Aurora, IL 60598
Friends of Stephanie Kifowit, P.O. Box 1414, Aurora, IL 60507
Friday, July 7th, 8:00 am
Senator Donne E. Trotter's Annual Golf Outing
8:30 am Registration & 9:00 am Shotgun Start
Balmoral Woods Country Club, 26732 S. Balmoral Woods Dr. Crete, IL
Individual Golfer: $325
Sponsorship: $5,000- Presenting Sponsor (2 Foursomes), $3,500- Golf Cart Sponsor (Foursome), $2,500- Longest Drive Sponsor (Foursome), $1,500- Eagle Sponsor (Foursome), $1,000- Birdie Sponsor (Two Golfers), $350- Hole Sponsor, $200- Dinner & Awards Ceremony
Please make checks payable to: Friends of Donne E. Trotter P.O. Box 19613, Chicago, IL 60619
RSVP: or 708-369-0293
Friday, July 15th, doors open at 6:00 pm & concert starts at 7:00 pm -- Just added
Jimmy Buffett Concert with Senator Don Harmon & Senator Tom Cullerton 
Wrigley Field, 1060 W. Addison, Chicago, IL
Tickets: $1,500
Please make checks payable to one or both committees: 
Friends of Don Harmon, 6941-A W. North Ave., Oak Park, IL 60302
Friends of Tom Cullerton, PO Box 7304, Villa Park, IL 60181
Seats are limited, RSVP required:
Thursday, July 20th, 12:30 pm
Senator Julie Morrison's Day at the Races
Arlington Park, 2200 Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Tickets: $500
Sponsorships: $10,000, $5,000, $2,500, $1,000
Please make checks payable to: Julie Morrison for State Senate, P.O. Box 646, Deerfield, IL 60015
Tickets are limited, RSVP required:
Tuesday, July 25th, 7:15 pm
Senate President John J. Cullerton - St. Louis Cardinals vs. Colorado Rockies Box 
Busch Stadium, 700 Clark Ave., St. Louis, MO 63102
Tickets: $2,500
Please make checks payable to Citizens for John J. Cullerton, 1 N. LaSalle, Ste. 2065, Chicago, IL 60602
Friday, September 15th
Senator Andy Manar's Annual Golf Outing
Timber Lakes Golf Course, 3120 Forrest Lake Lane, Staunton, IL
$340 per team, Sponsorships:  $5000, $2500, $1000, $500
Please make checks payable to Friends of Manar, PO Box 5509, Springfield, IL 62705
To reserve a team or sponsorship, please email:

Save the Date
Thursday, July 13th -- Just added
Senator Melinda Bush's Golf Outing
Brae Loch Golf Club, Grayslake, IL
Details forthcoming
Tuesday, July 18th
Senate President John J. Cullerton's Golf Outing at Rich Harvest Farms
Details forthcoming
Monday, August 21st
Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant's Golf Outing
Mistwood Golf Club, Romeoville, IL
Details forthcoming
Monday, September 11th -- DATE CHANGE
Senator Toi Hutchinson's 8th Annual Olympia Fields Golf Outing
Olympia Fields Country Club, Olympia Fields, IL
Details forthcoming
Monday, September 18th
Senator Pat McGuire's Golf Outing
Joliet Country Club
Details forthcoming
Questions? Email or call 312-630-7700.

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