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  • Clearbrook guest enjoying all the delicious food at Around the World. Clearbrook

    Clearbrook guest enjoying all the delicious food at Around the World. Clearbrook

Updated 9/11/2018 6:58 AM

Are you a foodie and looking for a night out of the kitchen? Come support Clearbrook's 10th Annual Around the World Food Tasting event on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Arlington Toyota from 5:30-8 p.m. Guests will indulge in samples of house specialties from over twenty of the most popular restaurants in the Chicagoland area.

Additional event highlights will be three different food trucks that serve everything from barbecue to tacos to ice cream. All proceeds will benefit Clearbrook's mission of helping over 8,000 children and adults with intellectual/development disabilities. Register by Monday, October 15th to receive the Early Bird Special Rate of $35 each or $30 each for groups of four or more. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $40. Children under twelve can participate for only $10. This event offers not only great food, but also a cash bar, food demonstrations from Cook, Cork & Fork Cooking School, a silent auction, 50/50 cash raffle and fun filled games. Between the generous sponsors and supportive volunteers, Around the World is truly a delightful event!


Participating restaurants include: Best Truckin Barbecue Bonefish, Crave Bar, d/Vine Wine and Gifts,First Choice Coffee, Gators, Gianni's, Kuma's Corner, Lou Malnati's, Maggiano's, Mama Lee's Gourmet Popcorn, Nothing Bundt Cakes,On the Border, PDQ, RAM, Red Apple, Shakou, Tap House Grill, Toasty Tacos and Toasty Cheese

Sponsors include: Arlington Rental, Best Defense Concepts and Blue Cross Blue Shield.

The event sold out last year, so register today! Purchase tickets online at

www.clearbrook.org/AroundTheWorld or by contacting Hillary Mittelman at 847.385.5009 or hmittelman@clearbrook.org.


Based in Northern Illinois, Clearbrook was founded in 1955 and has since evolved into a recognized leader in the field of intellectual/developmental disabilities. Today, Clearbrook creates innovative opportunities for over 8,000 children and adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities including autism, Down syndrome, and cerebral palsy - as well as their families. Clearbrook provides personalized children's, adult day, employment, residential and clinical services at more than 50 locations throughout the Chicagoland-area. In addition, Clearbrook is the largest provider of home-based services in the state of Illinois. Clearbrook employs more than 900 people and proudly reports that 92 percent of every dollar raised goes directly into programs and services. For more information, please visit www.clearbrook.org.