Take a trip around the block with Clearbrook, a nonprofit serving individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities

  • Attendees enjoy samples at this annual Clearbrook event.

    Attendees enjoy samples at this annual Clearbrook event.

Juliann Carlson
Updated 8/29/2019 7:53 AM

On Oct. 15th, Clearbrook will be hosting its annual food tasting event, Around the Block. Formerly known as Around the World, the refreshed approach will offer attendees the chance to sample delicious treats from restaurants in downtown Arlington Heights for only $35 per individual. Participating restaurants include Hey Nonny's, Mago Grill and Cantina, Berry Yo, LaTasca, TTOWA, and Tuscan Market and Wine Shop.

Space is limited, so don't hesitate to book your trip around the block today. Visit clearbrook.org/event/around-the-block/ to register. If you have any questions about this event, please contact Hillary Mittelman at hmittelman@clearbrook.org or (847) 385-5009.



What started in 1955 as a parent's response to the unmet educational requirements of their children with special needs, Clearbrook is now a leader in the field of intellectual/developmental disabilities, including autism, down syndrome, and cerebral palsy. Clearbrook is committed to creating innovative opportunities, services and supports for people with disabilities. Each year, we serve over 8,000 children and adults--as well as their families-- in over 160 communities throughout northern Illinois. Clearbrook provides personalized children's, adult day, employment, residential and clinical services at more than 50 locations throughout the Chicago area and is the largest provider of home-based services in the state of Illinois. Employing more than 900 people, we're proud to report that 92 percent of every dollar raised goes directly into programs and services. For more information, please visit www.clearbrook.org.

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