Pictures from Camp

Visit our gallery section to see pictures from Horizon Camp “Las Vegas” 2008.? There are several pictures available online and will be adding more in the near future.? Gallery is also an excellent way to see pictures from previous years and our other fundraisers.

After Camp Beach Party

Horizon moves its beach party to Montrose Beach. This year’s get together will be held on Saturday, August 9. It will be a traditional picnic, so please bring a dish or snack to share with others. Friends and family are welcome. Montrose Beach is a large site, so please look for more details on our web site as they become available.

More information is available so please click Horizon’s Beach Party.

Raise money for Horizon & you could win $$$

Be a part of a new fundraising tool we are trying out for Horizon!
We are running a raffle that lasts for an entire year – August 1, 08 thru July 31, 09.
There are 68 chances to win!
52 weekly winners ($50), 12 monthly winners ($100) & 4 quarterly winners ($250).
The cost of a ticket is $10 and only 1000 tickets are being sold (and must be sold by Aug 1).
The tickets are numbered 000 – 999 and the winners are based on the IL Lottery numbers drawn for the specified time and date (see sample ticket below for more information).
We are hoping we can count on you to purchase and/or help sell a few.
If you’re interested, please e-mail Geri at Geri.Skudney@associationofhorizon.org for information on how to purchase or sell these tickets.
Thanks for your continued support!

raffle ticket

Las Vegas 2008 summer camp

Only 10 days until Horizon Summer Camp becomes a mini Las Vegas getaway. The camp committee has worked hard and have planned a lot of exciting activities for the week. Thanks to the hard work from the recruitment committee, this year summer camp will be are largest with a love of new participants. Even though, we have filled all our spaces there are still opportunities for you to become involved. On Saturday afternoon July 12, Horizon will be setting up camp for the week and we could use some help for a few hours. More importantly on Saturday, July 19 we have the task of cleaning up camp and repacking the shed, and we could always use extra hands to help.
Visitors day it is on Friday, July 18. Please let us know if you are able to come down and would like to have dinner with us. Finally one last way to help with this year summer camp is to donate a Sam’s Club or Wal-Mart gift card. Even a little $10 gift card can go a long way in helping us cut some of our costs. If you would like to help, planning on visiting or want to donate a gift card please e-mail Michael.Trimpe@associationofhorizon.org by July 9 and I will get back to you right away. And remember “what happens at Camp Horizon stays at Camp Horizon”

We Still Need Volunteers!

2008 Horizon Summer Camp is less than a month away.? You’re immunization is working hard planning this year’s event and have wonderful ideas to support this year’s theme “LAS VEGAS.”? We still need 5 female & 10 male volunteers, so if you are able to volunteer, please send in your application.? Applications are available online under activities on the camp page and can be downloaded or completed online.? This year you’re able to view who has already registered and encourage your friends to sign up.? If you are able only to participate for part of the week, please contact us and we might be able to find someone to help with the rest of the week.? Horizon needs help setting up on July 13 and cleaning up Saturday, July 19.? For more information, please contact Michael.Trimpe@associationofhorizon.org.? The organization is also requesting gift cards from Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club or Jewel to help offset our barbecue costs.? Thank you.

Calling All Volunteers…

The Association of Horizon, Inc. will be holding its 6th annual golf outing on Saturday, June 14.? Golf will begin at 2 p.m. and followed by our Hawaiian Luau celebration.? Horizon has been working hard to plan this event and we are looking for fellow members to help volunteer for the event.? There is a lot involved in making our fundraiser successful.? Whether you are able to volunteer just part of the afternoon or evening or the entire day, we have something for you to do.? The committee is currently looking for volunteers to help sit on some holes to witness a hole-in-one opportunities.

If you have the time and are wanting to help, please e-mail Michael Trimpe for more information.

Have you registered for summer camp???

This summer camp committee is working hard planning summer camp “LAS VEGAS” for the week of July 13. If you plan on attending, please send in your application or fill it out online. Now we have a convenient way for everyone to check if their friends have completed their applications by clicking applicants received. There is still space available so contact your friends and have them register. Horizon will also need volunteers to help with set up and tear down of camp. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of camp if you cannot attend the whole week. To find out more information about helping with set up or tear down, please e-mail John Meneghini. The committee is working hard planning for camp and looking for donations. Click here to view our Lucky 7 wish list for items needed this summer. If you or a company you know may be willing to donate, please let us know.

Horizon’s new look

Welcome to the brand-new Association of Horizon, Inc. web site. This new site has everything you need to know about our organization, in a simple user-friendly format. Our new gallery makes it easy to view pictures of events over the years. Another new feature is the ability to register for events online, and Horizon will also be accepting credit card donations/payments online using PayPal. Check back regularly to stay informed on what’s going on with Horizon. Please sign in and register to leave comments for the organization.

Chicago Wolves victorious

Saturday, February 9, Horizon held its annual Chicago Wolves outing. This year we had nearly 60 people participate and they were treated to a sensational game. The Wolves beat the Milwaukee Admirals by a score of 3-1. It was a well played game with a lot of action. Thank you to everyone who attended and keep checking back for updates for next season’s outing.