"Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices."
- Harry S. Truman
The Meaningful Summers team announces, with a great deal of gratitude and appreciation, that this summer's event will be hosted in honor of those who've served. The event will be a team kickball tournament and all donations received prior to and after the event will be donated to the Midwest Veterans Shelter in Wheaton, Illinois.
EVENT FAST FACTS
- Location: Naperville Yard Indoor Sports Complex in Naperville
- Date and Time: August 20th from 10 AM to 2 PM
- Registration starts at 9:30 AM
- Required Cost: $10 per participant
- There will also be t-shirts for sale during the event
- Food and refreshments will be for sale during lunch intermission.
- THERE WILL BE FOOD TRUCKS AT THE EVENT!
- The event will be a kickball tournament with teams of 8-10 members
- It is recommended that participants form teams prior to registering, however if a participant does not have a team we will gladly find one for you.
- Each team will be entered into a round-robin bracket, which allows for each team to play more than one game.
- Aside from the tournament, there will be an educational aspect to the event. Veterans will be present from various branches of the military, so they can share their stories with you. There will be numerous stations where participants can learn more about the current state of veterans in America and the different ways they can be helped.
- To register please click here