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Hope for the Homeless Comedy Benefit

  • Apr12
    Friday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Avante Banquets 1050 Northwest Highway
    Fox River Grove, IL 60021 United States

Join us for some laughs as we raise life-changing funds for homeless women and children in our community.  Enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres, four hours of open bar, a fabulous plated dinner served with wine, with your choice of three entrees.  A brief program will include a former client sharing her story of courage and hope, and how her life has changed forever.  We will also have raffles, and a live and silent auction with many great items to bid on. Our Online Mobile Bidding will begin on Friday, March 29, 2019 and is to register to bid now.

Following our program, you will break out in laughter as you are entertained by comedian John DeBoer, who appeared on the Last Comic Standing and Comedy Central.  For a sneak peek of John DeBoer, visit  Your evening continues with music by Big Cat Entertainment, so you can dance the rest of the night away.

For information about the event, visit or to register for this sell out event.  Tickets are $150.00 per person or reserve a table for ten at a discounted price of $1,400.00. Suggested attire is business casual.

Home of the Sparrow is a non-profit 501 (C) 3 organization which provides transitional shelter, affordable housing, educational programs and supportive services to hundreds of homeless women and children in McHenry County and northern Illinois each year. This past year, we served more than 450 women and children.  Our mission is to provide Hope, Opportunity and Support that empowers women and children as they journey from homelessness to self-sufficiency.



    Avante Banquets
    (847) 287-1006
    1050 Northwest Highway
    Fox River Grove, IL 60021 United States
    Home of the Sparrow
    (815) 271-5444