Community High School District 94

326 Joliet Street, West Chicago IL 60185

Contact:  Mary Randle's email, 630/876-6556
Community Relations Coordinator

PRESS RELEASE

July 25, 2005

CHS Education Foundation Hosts We-Go Calypso August 12

Tropical breezes will bring the sights and sounds of the Caribbean Islands to West Chicago on Friday, August 12 when the Community High School Education Foundation presents We-Go Calypso from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at King James Restaurant, 1200 W. Hawthorne in West Chicago. This annual end of summer celebration has become a popular event in West Chicago.

Tickets are $15 and include a pig roast, Calypso music, and a silent auction and raffle. There will be a cash bar, and the volleyball court and horseshoe pits will also be available. The public is encouraged to attend. This is the Education Foundation's major fundraiser, and all profits support program initiatives at Community High School through the CHS Education Foundation. The CHS Education Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization. Donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Tickets are available by calling 876-6556 and also at the door. A limited number of silent auction theme basket sponsorships are also available for $50 each.

Some of programs supported in the past by this event include grants to teachers for innovative programs, the Operation Snowball teen leadership conference, and the Adventure Education Program. King James Restaurant is located approximately one-half mile west of Route 59.

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