We are pleased to announce that the 2013 event raised $27,500 for charities!

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (Web Site)2013 Donation: $12,000
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is a voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. The Society’s mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Since its founding in 1949, the Society has invested more than $360 million for research specifically targeting blood cancers.

Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry (Web Site)
100 Flinn St.
Batavia, IL 60510
(630) 879-3784
2013 Donation: $7,000
The Batavia Food Pantry is a volunteer-run organization that distributes food to needy families in Batavia and Batavia Township. Food and monies are donated from a number of sources including schools, scouting organizations, churches, service clubs, and businesses.

Batavia MainStreet (Web Site)
2 E. Wilson St.
Batavia, IL 60510
(630) 761-35282013 Donation: $5,000
The Batavia MainStreet program is a not-for-profit, community-based organization devoted to enhancing downtown Batavia’s identity as the heart of the community through dedicated volunteer efforts.

Batavia Fireworks Committee (Web Site)2013 Donation: $2,500
The Batavia Fireworks Committee is a non-profit organization that funds the annual 4th of July Fireworks celebration held in the City of Batavia. The fireworks display is not supported by tax dollars, but instead by donations and the efforts of the Batavia Fireworks Committee.

Batavia Bike Commission (Web Site)2013 Donation: $1,000
The Batavia Bike Commission works as an advocate to the city government in developing legislation that supports bicycling, acts as a resource for the city Bicycle Plan, and participates in other activities\ as they relate to bicycling and pedestrian related issues in the City of Batavia. government in developing legislation that supports bicycling, acts as a resource for the city Bicycle Plan, and participates in other activities\ as they relate to bicycling and pedestrian related issues in the City of Batavia.