ecf-30-button-150x150.jpgLOOKING FORWARD — ECF's 2017 Strategic Plan

community events NUDM 2017

nudm2017.pngFor the 20th year, ECF will be the secondary beneficiary of Northwestern University Dance Marathon (NUDM). On Friday, March 3rd 1,500 Northwestern University students will gather to dance at Norris Center for 30 hours, raising funds for GiGi's Playhouse and ECF.


NUDM co-chairs Jennifer Halpern and Ian Pappas with ECF President & CEO Monique Brunson Joneslive stream

Can't attend in person? Watch NUDM live

community events

NU volunteers collecting donations throughout downtown Evanston.


Saturday March 4 — 10am 5k and 10k runs around the Northwestern campus, starting at Norris Center. Register online.

Saturday, March 4 — 2-4pm Kids Fair at Norris Center. Tickets can be purchased at Norris Center on the day of the event, featuring fun, family-oriented activities.

Northwestern University Evanston campus map (Norris Center in top-right corner of map).