Five Ways to Help Have Dreams


The Fantastic Five

Get a jump start on your holiday shopping or splurge on yourself while helping Have Dreams at the same time! The Have Dream’s Fantastic Five offers you different ways to help support our innovative programs and services for individuals on the autism spectrum.

Aida & Shaymus #2Donate your spare change through the free RoundUp App. “Round up” your “change to the nearest dollar from your credit or debit card purchases and support Have Dreams.  Here’s how it works: When you charge a cup of coffee for $1,70, the app would add $0.30 of “change” to your running tally for the month, which is then donated to Have Dreams. This free app lets you to set a monthly limit on your donations so you can give as much or as little as you wish. You can sign up through the RoundUp App on your phone or visit Your small change can make a big change in the life of an individual with autism.


Hubba Hubba LogoHubba-Hubba – Shop at Wilmette’s Hubba-Hubba, a trendy one-of a kind
boutique November 16 & 17 and enjoy 20% off your purchase with your in-store $25 cash or check donation to Have Dreams. Stop in at Hubba-Hubba at 1105 Central Avenue, and shop their selection of trendy women’s clothes, jewelry and accessories. Don’t miss this chance to start your holiday shopping early and enjoy 20% off your purchase while supporting Have Dreams! Visit their website at


kendra-scott-gives-back-partyKendra Scott “Sips, Sweets and Jewels” Give Back Shopping Party at
Old Orchard, Tuesday, December 4th. Whether it’s a holiday gift for someone or one for yourself, join us for a shopping party benefiting Have Dreams at the Old Orchard Kendra Scott store on Tuesday, December 4th from 6:30 – 8:30pm. Kendra Scott will donate 20% of all sales during this shopping evening back to Have Dreams. Kendra Scott jewelry offers something for everyone, with beautiful gemstones and timeless styles. If you can’t attend the shopping party, call in your order on December 4th at 847.410.1022 and mention Have Dreams, or shop anytime on December 4th and mention Have Dreams.  Please note, online orders will not count.


Life SCILS on outingSupport Have Dreams Annual Appeal Smiles Campaign this November!
Your mailed or online donation of $1,250 or more made to Have Dreams between November 1st – November 27 will be matched by The Coleman Foundation (up to $10,000). You can donate online at or mail your donation to Have Dreams at 515 Busse Highway, Suite 150, Park Ridge, IL 60068, anytime between November 1st and
November 27th.



Giving Tuesday LogoGiving Tuesday: November 27 – the International Day of Giving. Make any online donation to
Have Dreams on Tuesday, November 27, to help us reach our $10,000 Giving Tuesday goal.
Visit to donate on Giving Tuesday.


For anyone that is interested in running with Team Have Dreams again and for our tenth anniversary, guaranteed charity registration is now open and will go until November 29th! 

Lottery Registration for the 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon is now open! Team Have Dreams will be a tenth year participating charity that has guaranteed entries into the Chicago Marathon! We are looking for runners that would like to train and fundraise for children, teens, and adults on the autism spectrum! If you would like to join the Dream Team, please sign up at the link below for more information: