Chairs With a Purpose

Mar 6
Hosted by:The Cancer Support Center
March 6, 2018 at 8:00pm to
June 9, 2018 at 5:00pm
The Cancer Support Center 2028 Elm Road Homewood, IL 60430

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Chairs With A Purpose!

In honor of The Cancer Support Center's 25th Anniversary, the Village of Homewood is partnering with The Center to present Chairs With A Purpose -- an artistic collaboration for all.


Join the fun and help make a difference for our community! It's easy!

  • Purchase a chair to be decorated
  • Paint/decorate the chair! Use your imagination!
  • Auction the chair. All proceeds benefit The Cancer Support Center

Important Dates!

  • April 13 - Early order date
  • April 27 - Additional order date 
  • April 24 - Pick up date at Ebel's Ace, for April 13 orders 
  • May 8 - Pick up date at Ebel's Ace, for April 27 orders
  • June 1 - Chairs due to The Center, Homewood
  • June 3 - Chairs unveiled at The Center's Block Party
  • June 8 & 9 - Chairs displayed at Homewood's Artisan Street Fair
  • July - Chairs displayed throughout The Village
  • August 13 - Online Auction begins
  • August 18 - Auction ends 5 p.m. | Chairs must be picked up at Homewood's Block Party Tent by 7 p.m.
  • Group Painting dates TBD

Thank you to our partners!


Why Chairs With a Purpose?
The Cancer Support Center is here to give strength, guidance and support to anyone living with a cancer diagnosis, as well as to their loved ones. We do this as a community-based, volunteer-driven, donor-supported organization. Our programs, resources and services are always delivered by professional therapists, counselors, nutritionists, and experts; and are provided in a warm, welcoming and nurturing setting at no cost to participants.