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Last updated on
9/1/06 by Lion Kooch

 

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Candy Day 2006 will be held on Friday, October 13th and Saturday, October 14th.  On these two days, Darien Lions and volunteers will be at local intersections and selected retail merchants soliciting donations from passers-by in return for a roll of Lions mints or  multi-flavored roll candy.  All the money collected (less expenses) is donated to numerous humanitarian causes.   Lion Kooch (aka Dennis Kuczynski), pictured at the left, is this year's Chairman.

The Darien Lions Club takes exceptional pride in being the top Candy Day collector in Illinois.  Through the generous contributions of motorists, local merchants, and other individuals, we raised just over $37,000 in 2005.  Many long hours were put in by members and volunteers to attain this level of success.  

What is great about Candy Day, you can collect money to fight against the reasons people are blind and deaf all year long.  Also the money raised helps to make the lives of those who are blind and deaf a little easier and give them some hope.  

If you would like to make a donation to the Darien Lions for the Candy Day fundraiser, please use the email link at the left and send a message to the attention of event chairman Lion Kooch.

In 2005, the following local businesses were contributors, and we most certainly appreciate their generosity.  Please keep them in mind when looking for products and/or services, and tell them thanks from the Darien Lions for supporting our Candy Day program.

Allan E Power, Plumbing and Heating Mark & John Sandrik, D.D.S.
Allstate Insurance Mc Dowell Home Improvers, Inc
American Asphalt Mi Hacienda
American Reinsurance Michael Overmann, Ltd.
Andersen Benefits Group, INC. Midwest Network Co
Ardmin Properties Midwest Transit Equipment, INC.
Arthur P. Donner, CPA Minuteman 76 Citgo
Associated Construction Improvements Mobil, 76th & 83
Balducci's Restaurant Modell Funeral Home
Barbara J. Vondra, CPA Modern Way Cleaners
Barbel, Kurt Oil Express
Benefit Brokers & Consultants, Inc. O'Malley Financial
Bohemian Garden Our Lady of Mt Carmel
Brookhaven Travel Centre, Inc. Our Lady of Peace
C&S Sales Oxford Bank & Trust
Carmelite Carefree Village PC MD Enterprises
CD Services Phillies Pizza & Bar
Celebrations by Jill PMA Financial Network, INC
Center Barber Shop Professionals' Investments & Insurance Services
Center Cleaners Public Financial Management, Inc
Chins Flowers & Gifts Quality Tire & Auto, Inc.
Clarendon Hills Cemetery R L Mueller Insurance
Coffman Truck Sales, Inc R.L.G.C. Roofing
Daniel's Hair Care RBR Associates, Inc.
Darien Animal Clinic Rebar Detailing Service, INC
Darien Consulting Assoc., Inc. Remes Auto Body
Darien Eye Specialists Rick's Remodeling
Darien Parks Cleaners, Inc. Ripples Banquets
Data Service Solutions Robert J Klafeta, D.D.S., LTD.
E-3 Turf Robert J. Falta, D.D.S., LTD.
Family Care Chiropractic and Acupuncture Robert M Claes, LTD
Gee Heating & Air Conditioning, INC. Shell, 63rd & Main
George's & Son, Inc. Spectra
Hallowell & James Funeral Home Spiers Accounting, Ltd.
Hana's Hair Salon State Farm Insurance, Russ Barney
Hinsbrook Bank & Trust Stough Group Inc
Home Run Inn Pizza Suncraft Technologies, Inc
Honest & Reliable Pet Sitting Sunset Cleaners
Imagetech Sylco Manufacturing
Inter Ocean Cabinet Company T.D.S. Machining, Inc.
JJ McIlwee & Company T.G.I. Friday's
JM Printers, INC. Tasso's Porterhouse
Just Ducky Time One, Inc
Kirtley Technology Corp. Town 'N' Country Tuckpointing
Klein, Thorpe and Jenkins, LTD. Unique Products & Service Corp.
Knutte & Assoc., P.C. Wilbert Vault Corp
L & M Car Wash William J. Miller, DPM
Lemont National Bank Willowbrook Holiday Inn
Lemont Street Café Willowgrove Pet Clinic, P.C.
Malahini Terrace Restaurant Wiltjer Plumbing, Inc.
Manor Press Zazzo Pizzeria

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