Good Deeds Directory

A L’Amour Bridal
236 W. Northwest Hwy.
Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 381-5858
www.alamour.com
A L’amour is a premier bridal salon featuring an exquisite collection of dresses for every special occasion. The once-in-a-lifetime experience of finding the dress of your dreams should go hand-in-hand with a boutique that surrounds you with beautiful selections, knowledgeable assistance and trained consultants who truly love what they do. Service is A L’Amour’s promise and pleasure.
Category: Retail

Bella Via Ristorante
1899 Second St.
Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 681-830
www.bellaviahighlandpark.com
Bella Via offers delicious Italian food and exceptional service, combined with beautiful rustic private rooms. The staff will tailor specific menus to meet your needs, whether it is for a bar/bat mitzvah, a wedding or special occasion.
Category: Banquet Hall & Restaurant

Castle Entertainment Complex
632 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 266-1944
Chicago’s premier destination for bar/bat mitzvahs. Craft Pub/Eatery/Cabaret/Nightclub.
Category: Party Fun & Favors

Dairy Queen
2770 Dundee Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 498-2571
Order a famous Blizzard for your sweet table or create a make your-own-sundae bar with nine topping options. Dairy Queen caters! Call for a custom order or email edwardschubert@sbcglobal.net.
Category: Cakes & Pastries

Etch U Productions
(310) 654-0425
bookings@etchu.com
www.etchu.com
Specializing in custom party favors, event entertainment, live music and preserved Etch-A-Sketch portraits by the World’s Fastest Etch A Sketch. Artist: Christoph Brown, The Amazing Etch Man.
Category: Party Fun & Favors

Fancy Thattt
(847) 680-3210
www.fancythattt.com
Custom centerpiece design for bar/bat mitzvahs, corporate events, theme parties, holiday parties and more.
Category: Party Fun & Favors

Get Flipped! Chicago
3328 Commercial Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) GETFLIPED or (847) 272-7865
www.getflippedchicago.com
Get Flipped! Chicago provides photographic entertainment for bar/bat mitzvahs, corporate events, weddings, proms, birthdays and more. Anyone can get flipped! Standing in front of a green screen, guests strike a pose for two distinct pictures. The wackier, the better! In minutes, they receive animated Flip-Cards, which are two photos in one.
Category: Party Fun & Favors

Guys & Co.
827 Waukegan Rd.
Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 940-4897
www.guysandco.com
The largest selection of boys and young men’s dress wear in the North Shore for all special occasions ­­(mitzvahs, communions, graduations, Homecoming) as well as cool lifestyle clothing. Everyday trends that your guys love to wear in T-shirts, sweatshirts, track pants and jeans. Boy sizes 4-22 in dress wear and 8-20 in casual apparel. Young men’s sizes 28-40.
Category: Retail

Highland Park
Community House
1991 Sheridan Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 432-1515
www.highlandparkcommunityhouse.org
Category: Banquet Hall & Restaurant

Highland Pop
464 Central Ave.
Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 433-4200
www.highlandpop.com

Highland Pop gourmet popcorn and fudge is family owned and operated. The delicious gourmet fudge and popcorn is made fresh daily. All recipes are nut and gluten free. Check out the adorable gift packaging. Place your order for a custom popcorn bar for your next event.
Category: Confections

Hilton Chicago Northbrook
& Allgauer’s on the Riverfront
2855 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 509-7010 or (847) 480-7500
www.northbrookallgauers.com
The ideal location for all of your Simchas. Hilton provides superior service, a beautiful setting and extraordinary amenities. Your event will be customized to showcase your personal style.
Category: Banquet Hall & Restaurant

Jeff Kovit Video Productions
(847) 624-3752
www.jeffkovitvideo.com
Professional quality video of bar/bat mitzvahs, weddings and special events at affordable pricing. Fully edited.
Category: Video

Jewish Community Center
of Chicago
5050 Church St.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 675-2200
www.gojcc.org
Dedicated to ensuring a strong and vibrant Jewish community. Through education, recreational and cultural activities, JCC enriches the lives of individuals, families and communities.
Category: Social & Educational Programs

Jewish United Fund/
Jewish Federation of
Metropolitan Chicago
Ben Gurion Way
30 S. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 346-6700
www.juf.org

The organization funds a vital network of agencies that act upon core Jewish values, including caring for people in need and sustaining the Jewish community.
Category: Social & Educational Programs

Judith Joseph Studio
1215 Wendy Dr.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 204-4043
www.judithjosephstudio.com
Art and calligraphy for weddings (ketubahs) and bar/bat mitzvahs. Invitation design; personalized kiddush cups, candle-sticks and hallah covers.
Category: Invitations

KESHET
A Rainbow of Hope for Individuals
with Special Needs
3210 Dundee Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 205-0274
The Sandy and Glenda Mason
Keshet Administrative Office
617 Landwehr Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 205-1234
www.keshet.org
Premier provider of educational, recreational, vocational and social programs for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Operating according to traditional Jewish values. Category: Social & Educational Programs

Marcello’s Father & Son
Restaurants
Northbrook:
1911 Cherry Ln.
Northbrook, IL 60062
Catering Office: (847) 201-3100
Restaurant: (847) 498-1500
Lincoln Park:
645 W. North Ave.
Chicago, IL 60610
Bakery: (312) 654-2576
Catering Office: (312) 654-2550
Restaurant: (312) 654-2550
Logan Square:
2475 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647
Restaurant: (773) 252-2620
www.marcellos.com
Three restaurants, party rooms, an onsite-bakery and a full service off-premises catering and event team offer flavor, convenience, value and options.
Category: Banquet Hall & Restaurant

North Suburban YMCA
2705 Techny Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-7250
www.nsymca.org

The NSYMCA offers a unique celebration for your guests. Parties can accommodate special requests including rental of the indoor pool, gymnasium or x-zone.
Category: Party Fun & Favors

ORT America
The Claire and Bob Mazer Family
Metropolitan Chicago Region Office
3701 Commercial Ave., Ste. 13
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 291-0475
www. ortchicago.org
Jewish organization committed to strengthening communities against all odds and obstacles.
Category: Social & Educational Programs

Personalities, Inc.
3328 Commercial Ave.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) A-PARTY-2 or (847) 272-7892
www.personalitiesinc.com

Personalities offers DJs, MCs and dancers that utilize a fusion of audio and video technology along with interactive concepts for special events: mitzvahs, weddings, corporate events, birthdays and more. Personalities also features room up-lighting, custom backdrops and staging configurations, personalized CD giveaways, karaoke, game shows and corporate teambuilding.
Category: Party Fun & Favors

Pinstripes, Inc.
Northbrook: (847) 480-7676
South Barrington: (847) 844-4810
Oak Brook: (630) 575-8744
Edina, MN: (952) 835-6437
Coming soon: Georgetown, D.C.:
(202) 625-2800
www.pinstripes.com

A distinctive entertainment and event venue. Celebrate sophisticated fun in its warm and inviting 45,000-square-foot indoor/outdoor facility. Complete with 18 bowling lanes, six bocce courts, exceptional Italian-American bistro and wine cellar. Outdoor patio/fireplace and beautifully appointed event/party rooms that can accommodate 20-600.
Category: Banquet Hall & Restaurant

Robin Elliott’s Special
Occasions
6740 W. Dempster St.
Morton Grove, IL 60053
(847) 470-9400
www. robinelliottofchicago.com

Womens store featuring ladies formal wear, wedding attire, prom and bride dresses and beauty pageant gowns.
Category: Retail

Stationery Station
610 Central Ave.
Highland Park, IL 60035
www.stationerystation.com
(847) 432-3044
For more than 36 years, Stationery Station has offered a huge selection of invitations, stationery, gifts, party goods, wrap, ribbons and more. Its ongoing pledge is to inspire dedication, creativity and a desire to exceed your expectations.
Category: Invitations

Teddie Kossof salonspa
281 Waukegan Rd.
Northfield, IL 60093
(847) 446-9526
www.teddiekossof.com

Teddie Kossof supports nonprofit organizations locally and nationwide. Visit www.teddiekossof.requestitem.com for more information.
Category: Salon

The Amazing Bottle Dancers
(800) 716-0556
www.bottledancers.com

Add a touch of tradition and excitement to your b’nai mitzvah or wedding.
Category: Music & Entertainment

The Bank Band
(847) 274-8016
info@thebankband.com

One of the best party and dance bands on the North Shore. The Bank Band plays concerts, parties and special events. Friend the band on Facebook.
Category: Music & Entertainment