Annual Events

Other UI Health Community Events:

  • UI Health partners with the Chicago Fire to encourage wellness and physical activity in the community through health fairs and partner visits throughout the year. 
  • UI Health partners with St. Baldricks Foundation to support pediatric cancer research and treatment.
  • UI Health partners with A Silver Lining Foundation to help women obtain a mammogram. The program has provided more than 1,000 diagnostic and screening procedures over the last 4 years. Click here, to learn more about our Center for Breast Care at UI Health.
  • UI Health partners with the Susan G. Komen Foundation to provide Physical Therapy services for participants in the Breast Cancer 3 Day Walk.
  • UI Health is a key charity sponsor for the Chicago Marathon to raise money for the Chicago Diabetes Project and for the American Heart Association Heart Walk annually.
  • UI Health annually partners with Chicago hospitals to introduce Child Life to families through an event called "A Day in the Hospital" - The program helps kids feel comfortable with the hospital environment in case they ever need care, and educates parents about resources they can access if their child is ever hospitalized.
  • UI Health organizes Miracle on Taylor Street, a coming together annually since 1985 to sponsor children and families in the communities we serve during the holiday season, providing toys, clothing, reading materials, and hundreds of dollars in donations.

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Annual Events

  • African American Festival
  • Back to School Health Fair
  • Bud Billikin Parade
  • Bridging the Gap
  • Dia Del Nino
  • Exhibit 4 Smiles
  • Fiesta Del Sol
  • Go Red for Women (American Heart Association)
  • Healthy Lung Expo
  • Instituto Del Progreso Latino
  • Liver Life Walk
  • March of Dimes Walk
  • Mexican Consulate Latin American Health Fair
  • Miracle on Taylor
  • Gift of Hope/ National Donate Life Month
  • Reach for the STARS Sarcoidosis Town Hall Meeting
  • Relay for Recovery (Brain Aneurysm)
  • S.C.A.R. Motorcycle Rally (Sickle Cell)
  • Sickle Cell Memorial Event
  • Silver Lining
  • St. Baldrick's
  • Survivor in the City: Aneurysm Survivors
  • Chicago Hispanic Health Coalition Vive Tu Vida Family Fair
  • Walter Payton Sweetness Run
  • World Spirometry Day
  • World Voice Day/Voice Screenings

Other Events

  • American Diabetes Expo
  • American Lung Association (ALA) 5k Walk/Run Oak Brook
  • A Safe Foundation
  • Breast Cancer Survivors: Moving Forward Eating & Exercise Community Program
  • Catalyst Charter School Fair
  • Corazon Community Services in Cicero
  • Cubs CPR-ED
  • Danny K. Davis Back to School Parade & Picnic
  • Festival La Villita
  • Hearing Screenings
  • Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement
  • Local Church Community Health Fairs
  • Marcy-Newberry Assn. (Metro Women's Auxiliary) Fashion Show
  • Mexican Independence Day Festival Cicero
  • Mujeres Latinas en Acción Family Fair
  • National Latino Education Institute Dinner
  • SEA Blue Prostate Cancer Run/Walk
  • Walter & Connie Payton Foundation Bowl for Charity
  • 3M Racing Dental Screening