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Welcome, 2016!

The 2016 walk schedule is available! When is your favorite walk taking place this summer?

Some walks may not have confirmed dates. Please check back to confirm dates, times, registration, and further details.

Thinking of starting your own fundraisers? Start a Hope Raiser and help your local chapter get closer to a cure! Click here for a list of current hope raisers.

Looking for an opportunity to volunteer? Check out our volunteer opportunity page to learn more about how you can get involved! 

Our online registration is easier than ever! Fundraising online is not only the best way to fundraise, but it is fun, easy, and manageable for anyone who wants to make a difference! Make sure you check out our online fundraising platform and contact us with any questions! 

Springfield Walk 2014

Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma
Springfield, IL - Saturday, June 4

8:00 am Registration begins
9:00 am 3-mile walk begins
9:15 am 1-mile walk begins

Southwind Park 
(Erin’s Pavilion)
4965 S 2nd St,
Springfield, IL 62703

Highland Park Walk 2014

Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma
Highland Park, IL - Sunday, June 26

7:30 am  Registration begins
9:00 am  3-mile walk begins
9:15 am  1-mile walk begins

Highland Park 
Metra Train Station
1800 St. John’s Ave. at Laurel

Reason to Rock Walk 2014

Reason to Rock - Fun Walk & 50s Fest
Geneva, IL - Sunday, August 21

11:30 am Registration begins
12:00 pm Fun Walk
1:00 pm 50s Festival / Classic Car Show

Fifth Third Bank Ballpark
34W002 Cherry Lane
Geneva, IL 60134

Germantown Walk 2014

Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma
Germantown, WI - Sunday, August 14

7:30 am Registration begins
9:00 am Walk begins 

Kinderberg Park
N104 W14942 Donges Bay Road
Germantown, WI 53022

Dixon Walk 2014

Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma
Dixon, IL - Saturday, September 10

8:00 am Registration begins
9:00 am Walk begins

Lowell Park
2114 Lowell Park Road
Dixon, IL

Highland Walk 2014

Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma
Highland, IN - Saturday, August 13

9:00 am Registration begins
10:00 am Walk begins

Wicker Memorial Park (Shelter One)
8554 Indianapolis Blvd
Highland, IN 46322


Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma
Madison, WI - Sunday, June 12

9:00 am Registration begins
10:00 am Walk begins

Location to be announced.

 food fight for scleroderma

Sunday, April 10, 2016
The James Hotel, 55 E. Ontario St.

5:00-8:00pm General Admission
4:00-5:00pm VIP Reception

An energetic and interactive culinary event where you get to be the food critic! Watch three of Chicago's top chefs compete to win your vote! Enjoy an evening of outstanding food, beer and wine, including a sample of each competing chef's dish! There will also be amazing prizes to win, all in the name of a great cause. All proceeds benefit theScleroderma Foundation of Greater Chicago.


Thursday, September 15, 2016

Enjoy the best food and drink Chicago has to offer from celebrity chefs, and help raise much needed funds for scleroderma patients.


2015 Education Events

The Scleroderma Foundation Greater Chicago Chapter is dedicated to the education of patients and caregivers. Every year, the Greater Chicago Chapter hosts a patient education conference that touches on a variety of topics regarding scleroderma while providing patients and caregivers the oppotunity to share their experiences.


This year's conference will be held April 16, 2016. Please check back for more details and information. 

For questions about any of our events, contact us at 312-660-1131. Stay up to date with all Greater Chicago Chapter events (Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana) by following us on Facebook.