Sponsor An Event

Your Support of TradeWinds Events will help us to continue providing critical, professional services to allow individuals to empower themselves improving their quality of life.

2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

For more than 50 years, TradeWinds Services has helped adults and children with intellectual, behavioral, and physical disabilities, and/or healthcare needs achieve greater independence, dignity, and personal freedom.

In order to continue providing the personalized services that make a measurable difference in the lives of people with disabilities and their families in Northwest Indiana, TradeWinds relies on community support and hosts four major awareness-building events each year.

The need for our services in Northwest Indiana continues to grow, as well as the facilities necessary to provide these services:

Children Programs

Adult Programs

For information on how you can help by sponsoring an event, contact Lisa Tatina, Director of Development & Marketing at 219-945-3116 or email ltatina@tradewindservices.org

Bowling Fun - February 12, 2018

Stardust II, Merrillville, IN

Bowling is a favorite outing for the adults at TradeWinds, and you can bet they’ll be ready to show off their skills again this year!! Your company team will include TradeWinds participants. This event directly helps support the well-being of adults with disabilities who reside in one of our six group homes or supported living homes or apartments including those who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Annual Gala – May 5, 2018

The Venue at Horseshoe Casino

KENTUCKY DERBY GALA

Saturday, May 5th, 2018

We celebrate the TradeWinds children and adults who have made significant strides toward achieving their personal goals, our achievements and will recognize people who helped to make TradeWinds even better over this past year. The evening would not be complete without a return performance of the always-popular TradeWinds “Believe & Achieve” adult choir. An evening of socializing, entertainment and dancing to great music.

Your Support of TradeWinds Events will help us to continue providing critical, professional services to allow individuals to empower themselves improving their quality of life.

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Golf Scramble for Kids – Monday, July 9, 2018

Briar Ridge Country Club, Schererville, IN

Tee Up to Make a Difference!” again at Briar Ridge Country Club. Each year TradeWinds board members, staff and children from Summer Camp welcome golfers for a fun-filled day that includes 18-holes of competitive golf, a cocktail hour and awards dinner with proceeds benefiting children’s services at TradeWinds.

Luncheon & Style Show – Saturday, October 13, 2018

Avalon Manor, Merrillville, IN

As the only nonprofit in Northwest Indiana serving people who are deaf or are hard of hearing, Deaf Services has been providing support, education, advocacy and access to technology for individuals and their families faced with issues related to hearing loss since 1978. Interpreters are available to work in the community 24/7, and American Sign Language (ASL) classes are part of the ongoing efforts to improve communication and overall quality of life for the deaf and hard of hearing community.

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