Community Thanksgiving Dinner 2018

Please join United Way of Metro Chicago in support of our annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner, one of the largest community dinners in the north-northwest region.

The event celebrates the spirit of the giving season, offering a traditional holiday meal along with warm clothing and a toy drive for individuals and families in need. All community members will also enjoy fellowship with their neighbors, music, dancing and child friendly activities.

Interested in supporting the Community Thanksgiving Dinner? Become a sponsor or make a financial gift today and help build stronger neighborhoods for a stronger Chicago region.

2019 Event Details


Bristol Palace
828 East Rand Rd
Mt. Prospect, IL

For more information about the event please contact Marcia McMahon

Become a Sponsor or Make a Financial Gift

Become a Community Thanksgiving Dinner Sponsor to reserve volunteer positions at the event for you and your company and provide basic needs support for families in the north-northwest suburban region. For more information, download the sponsorship document or contact Marcia McMahon .

Sponsorship Form

If you are interested in supporting the event, but are unable to volunteer or attend, you can easily make a financial gift below to help ensure families in the north-northwest suburban region enjoy a brighter holiday season. Be sure to include “Thanksgiving Dinner” in the notes field.


Community Thanksgiving Dinner Partner Agencies

The Bridge
Catholic Charities
Center for Concern

Des Plaines Health Department
Journeys I The Road Home
Northwest Compass

OMNI Youth Services
Orchard Village

Community Thanksgiving Dinner Sponsors and Individual Donors

Coming soon

Give Money.

Invest in people. Invest in your neighborhood. Invest in a stronger Chicago.


Give Time.

Share your time. Share your talents. Share your love for community.