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Dick Uyvari Memorial Celebrity Bowl

June 3, 2017 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Celebrating our annual Dick Uyvari Memorial Celebrity Bowl, Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame will be at Waveland Bowl, 3700 N. Western Ave., Saturday Morning, June 3, 2017.

The annual benefit is sponsored by the Friends of the Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame, a nonprofit that raises funds for the Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame itself; the first LGBT Hall of Fame launched by a city in the world. We honor the contributions and achievements of individuals, organizations and friends of our community in the Chicago area.

People can support the event by both bowling and raising pledges from friends, or they can donate to a bowler or the event itself. We have over 40 bowlers registered. For information contact bowling@glhalloffame.org or call 773-459-8337.

The free event starts with registration at 10 a.m. followed by bowling at 11 a.m., and wrap-up at noon. A continental breakfast is provided by Ann Sather’s Restaurant.

Donations can be sent to Friends of the Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame, 3712 N. Broadway, #637, Chicago, IL 60613-4235. The organization is a 501-c-3 nonprofit. Online donations can be made through Paypal. Those sponsoring a bowler can indicate their name on the memo line of the check, or in the additional information section of the link on Paypal: http://tinyurl.com/mwow4kc

In addition to Caldwell and Johnson, event organizers include Gary Chichester, Marcia Hill, Owen Keehnen, Jack Hazan, Israel Wright and Garrett White.

Sponsors of the LGBT Hall of Fame include Sam Coady, Phil Hannema, Michael Leppen, Richard Pfeiffer and Timothy K. Frye, Bill Pry, Richard Turner, Rick Aguilar Studios, Ann Sather Restaurant, BOI Magazine, Center on Halsted, Chicago History Museum, ChicagoPride.com, Ed Negron Photography, Grab Magazine, Hall’s, House of Blues, International Mr. Leather, J&L Catering, Napleton’s Northwestern, Sidetrack, Supergurl Images, The SIP, Waveland Bowl and Windy City Times.


June 3, 2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Friends of the Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame


Waveland Bowl
3700 N. Western Avenue
Chicago, IL 60618 United States
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