A show of support featuring the Second City Improv All Stars
Silent Auction and Raffle. See list of items.

Enjoy food, craft beer and international wines along with the opportunity to win big in the silent and live auctions. Top auction prizes include 1-week stay in a three-bedroom condo at Snow Cloud, Bachelor's Gulch, Colorado, 1-week stay in suite at Pueblo Bonita Rosé Resort & Spa in Los Cabos, Mexico, stay in Door County.

Second City Improv All Stars

Join the talented and funny cast of Second City for an evening of laughs as they perform classic skits from the past and new North Shore-tailored skits.

You can fund a need

See all the different ways you can make it happen:

Supply books for Escuela en Casa students so those who can’t attend ESL classes can learn English with tutors after work


Fund a college visit trip for four LYI high-schoolers who will be first-generation college students


Give a senior a "Benefits Check-up" to review their various benefits and resources


Provide a great experience for three 1st-5th graders at the five-week Nuestro Verano Summer Camp


Provide three months of counseling sessions for an individual or family in need


Tutor a Nuestro Center student for a whole school year to improve academic performance and provide health-and-wellness support for the whole family


Sponsor a full year of academic, health-and-wellness, behavioral-emotional, and other services for a student and family in the YESS middle school program


About Family Service

Family Service of Lake County addresses the mental health, wellness, and educational needs of nearly 9,000 Lake County residents of all ages. Our agency was founded in 1930 to help Highland Park residents devastated by the Great Depression. Today we serve clients from 62 Lake County communities.

Our mission is to “strengthen families through counseling, education and related support services“ and to “help individuals succeed in school, at work, in relationships and within our community.” We provide professional mental health counseling, senior and family caregiver supports, and Latino and youth educational programs. Many of our services and programs are available at no out-of-pocket cost to clients.

Your support of “A Show of Support” helps ensure life success for individuals and families in the communities we serve. Together, we strengthen our communities.

Family Service of Lake County is an Illinois nonprofit 501 (c) (3) public corporation. EIN: 36-2167063. Tickets and donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. “A Show of Support” tickets are $100 through Sunday, April 24, and $125 thereafter. The ticket benefit is $25, and the balance of the ticket price is a tax-deductible donation to Family Service of Lake County. Attendees’ and donors’ contributions will be acknowledged by letter, in addition to any automatic acknowledgment of online payments.