Q101 cares and we are reaching our to our listeners in an effort to shed more light on community involvement. If you are involved with or know about a community event or charity, please let us know and fill out the submission form below. Must be a community based effort. Please include link to a website or social media post for verification. Submissions will be reviewed and posted if approved. Thank you for being part of the Q101 CARES Community.
Charity / Community Event – 2023
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9/30/23 – The Raymond Metzger Strawberry Scholarship
In honor of Ray’s memory and his love for theater and speech the Raymond Metzger Strawberry Scholarship was created. This scholarship will celebrate Ray’s beliefs in Joy, Togetherness, and Life’s Adventure and celebrate current members of the Oak Lawn Theater and Speech programs who value these same ideals. This amazing goal is to help these students pursue their next adventure.
This scholarship is open to the students that participate in the Oak Lawn Theatre and Speech Program to help them on their next big adventure. The fundraiser will consist of split the pot every hour, raffle prizes, cash bar, and a live band!
9/30/30 – Join Brian and Q101 at Midnight Terror Haunted House in Oak Lawn.
Join us for a spine-tingling adventure as Brian and TheQ101Crew invades the Midnight Terror Haunted House in Oak Lawn on Saturday, September 30th, from 7 pm to 9 pm! Get ready for a night of chills, thrills, and unforgettable scares. But that’s not all – we’ve got fantastic prizes in store for the bravest souls who dare to accompany us, and the highlight of the evening is a chance to win a pair of tickets to catch the Band CAMINO live in concert. Don’t miss this hair-raising opportunity to experience the ultimate haunted house and walk away with incredible rewards. Mark your calendars for a night of pure terror and excitement with Q101!
10/1/23 – Chicagoland #LightUpMBC Be a Hero Fun Run
#LightUpMBC shines a light on the importance of critical funding for Metastatic Breast Cancer research, also known as Stage 4, where cancer has spread beyond the breast to other parts of the body. As of today there is NO CURE.
Sunday, October 1st, 2023 is the 3rd annual Chicagoland #LightUpMBC event to raise awareness and funding for research. No Experience necessary!
10/7/23 – Join Brian at the Grand Opening of Golf Galaxy in Vernom Hills!
Join Brian and Q101 as we celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Vernon Hills Golf Galaxy at Townline Commons on Saturday, October 7th from 11am to 1pm.
Get ready for an exciting day filled with fantastic giveaways, engaging kids’ activities, and so much more! Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a memorable event as we kick off the newest golfing destination in town.
Be among the first 100 adults in line each morning at their grand opening to have a shot at winning a free mystery gift card, with a chance to be the lucky recipient of a $500 gift card! Plus, don’t miss out on the excitement of Closest to the PIN and Putting contests, and exclusive Grand Opening Deals!
Stop by the Q101 table for your chance to win concert tickets and more. See you there!
10/7/23 – Join Lauren and Q101 at Hellsgate Haunted House!
Step into the realm of fear as Q101, alongside Lauren, invites you to venture into the chilling depths of Hellsgate Haunted House on Saturday, October 7th, from 7 pm to 9 pm!
Brace yourself for a night of heart-pounding terror and spine-tingling thrills at this extraordinary haunted location. But that’s not all – we’ve got a treasure trove of incredible prizes waiting for those who dare to accompany us, including a chance to win a pair of tickets to see the band Boys Like Girls in concert. Join us for an unforgettable evening of frights and excitement at Hellsgate, where every corner holds a new nightmare. Don’t miss out on this exclusive experience!