Trinity Services invites all to support people with disabilities virtually or in person at 32nd Annual Better Together Dinner Dance & Auction
TINLEY PARK, IL — Trinity Services, Inc. invites all to its 32nd Annual Better Together Dinner Dance & Auction, set for Saturday, Sept. 18, at The Odyssey in Tinley Park.
The event will raise funds to enrich the lives of the approximately 5,500 people with developmental disabilities and mental illness who receive support from the organization throughout Illinois.
Trinity Services will also honor Chad Kodiak, R.Ph., of KODO Care Pharmacy, for his lifesaving work securing COVID-19 vaccines for people with disabilities and staff members who support them earlier this year.
Supporters have options to participate virtually through a silent auction, or in person for silent and live auctions, a Heads or Tails game that offers a chance to win up to $500 in Amazon gift cards, fine dining and music from The Nightshift. Tickets for the in-person event are $100 per person. In accordance with Illinois’ mask mandate, masks will be required at the event. To register, and for more information, visit www.trinityservices.org/dinnerdance.
All are welcome to register for the online silent auction for free. A preview of auction items is available now at tsdinner21.givesmart.com. Click “Register Now” at the site to create an online bidding account. Guests who register their cellphone number will receive text messages if they are outbid on an item. People may also register by texting tsdinner21 to 76278.
Bidding will open on a majority of items at 9 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16. Silent auction items include a one-week stay at Westgate Town Center Resort in Florida; local experiences; baskets for home items, pets, lottery tickets, and more; the latest technology; sports memorabilia; and more. Live auction items include a stay at Poipu Palms in Hawaii, two airline tickets to travel anywhere in the United States, a private party at ROXY Special Event Venue in Lockport, and more.
For more information about this event, please contact Trinity Services’ Development Office at (815) 717-3750.
Trinity Services, Inc. is a 71-year-old, nonsectarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to helping children and adults with developmental disabilities and mental illness flourish and live full and abundant lives. Trinity serves roughly 5,500 people in more than 30 communities in northeast, central and southwest Illinois. To learn more, visit www.trinityservices.org.