Tears Foundation

Illinois Rock & Walk

Our walk is this Sunday, June 7 registration and check in begins at 11:00 AM. If you haven't registered online, you may still register at the walk. Registration is $10 each (Children 12 years and under are free) Check-in, registration, and t-shirt pick up will be near the pavilion you will see it as you walk up the path from the parking lot. Opening ceremonies will begin at noon.Available this year are, hotdogs, chips, and baked goods for purchase, please bring cash. All the proceeds will go back to TEARS. There will also be a silent auction with some amazing items! Come ready to bid and win! Cash, checks, or Credit/Debit cards are welcome for the auction. 

Here are the directions to St James Forest Farm Preserve in Warrenville. Take I-88 to Winfield Rd., go north on Winfield Rd. Turn right on Butterfield Rd. Turn left onto Madison St. Turn left onto Hoy Rd. follow Hoy Rd into the preserve.

Map of Walk

If you have questions, please email Illinoiswalk@thetearsfoundation.org. If you need to contact us the day of the walk, call  Raquel at (708) 415-5102 or Dianna at (815) 546-4133.

We look forward to meeting each and everyone of you,

Raquel and Dianna

Illinois Chapter Leaders


Thank you very much for helping to assist with getting the headstone for my daughter. I am truly happy and finally feel that my daughter is now at peace. I have a sense of peace now as well knowing that she may be able to be found when I visit her.

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Please support these sponsors who give back to The TEARS Foundation!
For information on sponsoring this event, click here for the Sponsorship Opportunity Brochure.


If you would like more information on having your business sponsor this event, contact our Illinois Chapter Leader, Raquel Gorman (708) 639-4077 or Dianna Umphress (815) 546-4133,IllinoisWalk@thetearsfoundation.org or the National office at (253) 200-0944, admin@thetearsfoundation.orgPresenting Sponsor

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Levinson and Stefani, Law Firm

Gold Sponsors
Dotties
Dottie's Art Studio

SoPrime

SoPrime Entertainment DJ & MC

Baby Robert's Grandparents

Silver Sponsors
Thrivent Financial - West Will

Heartland Bank & Trust

Midwest Allergy Inc

TeaPot Vinyl Creations by T. Lesniewicz

Simian Brothers Creative

Great Clips Plainfield Commons


Bronze Sponsors
Drop Zone Portable Service, Inc.
Walnut Community Club