2018 Walk for Adoption Chicago Information

Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Lake Arlington

Anyone who is passionate about adoption is invited to participate in Walk for Adoption Chicago.  It doesn’t matter whether you are a member of a birth family, foster family, adoptive family, an adoptee or just have an appreciation for the miracle of adoption – we invite you join in this A-M-A-Z-I-N-G event!


To Be Featured at the 2018 Walk

Bounce House

Walk for Adoption Chicago will have a Bounce House at the Walk!

Hot Dog! Hot Dog! Hot Diggety Dog! We will be serving hot dogs, hamburgers and veggie burgers for lunch this year!

Photographer Kelly Peairs 

Kelly Peairs from  made you smile photography is donating her photographic services to Walk for Adoption
Chicago. We will be setting up a photo booth at the Walk and will be taking pictures throughout the day.
Kelly offer maternity, newborn, family and children as well as stylized photo sessions.  Please visit her website.

Magic Dreams Productions 

Magic Dreams Productions will be onsite taking video of the Walk.  We hope to include participant interviews, footage from the day’s activities, etc.  Magic Dreams Productions offers photography and video production services.  They specialize in Fitness, Pageants and Stage Productions.  Please visit Matty’s website.


Carnival Games

We will be having carnivals games and prizes at this year’s Walk. You will get an opportunity to meet some of
Chicagoland’s adoption professionals as they host the games.

DJ Stan Zabel
We are very lucky to have the talented DJ Stan Zabel join us at Walk for Adoption Chicago! Please check
out his website.

Raffle Prizes

We will be selling raffle tickets for some great prizes this year.  We have Schaumburg Boomers tickets, a social membership to Itasca Country Club, rounds of golf at Twin Lakes, wine tasting from D’Vine Wine & Gifts and much, much more!  Be sure to bring some cash to get your chance to win these great items.