Happy To Be Me

An event for girls and the important women in their lives
Benefitting the Robert Crown Center for Health Education

Saturday, February 27, 2016
The Hilton Oak Brook Hills Resort
3500 Midwest Road, Oak Brook
Ticket price - $50 per guest

Happy To Be MeHappy to Be Me! is a celebration focusing on female relationships and empowerment. This event is designed to help girls, grades 4-7, build confidence and feel good about themselves as they mature.

The event will:

  • Help girls develop positive self-image.
  • Offer strategies for responding to peer pressure.
  • Give mentors and loved ones tools they need to help teen and pre-teen girls navigate challenging times.

This year's fun and interactive presentation will feature Social-Emotional Learning professionals Sandra McDonnell and Mary Ellen Young. Sandra and Mary Ellen are leaders of the organization Helping Girls Navigate Adolescence and co-founded the organization Authentic Me, which creates materials and products to assist girls in embracing their authentic selves. For more information about the speakers or their organization's mission, visit

During the presentation, guests we will enjoy delicious, healthy food. The event will be enhanced by fun bonding activities and conversation starters, a tempting array of shopping opportunities, and lively raffles.

For more information about how you or your business may partner in this event, please click here.

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For more information about Happy to Be Me! please contact Elizabeth Kos at 630-325-1900 x238.

Photo Gallery

To view photos from previous Happy To Be Me!, click here.

Thank you to our sponsors for making this event so special!

Lilac Level Sponsors

Tulip Level Sponsors

Sunflower Level Sponsors

Sarah Martinah – 
BHHS Koenig Rubloff Realty Group
Hinsdale Magazine MidAmerican Printing

Violet Level Sponsors

DuPage Pediatrics

The Robert Crown Center Golf Outing is BACK!
Save the date: June 23rd.

Join us for a beautiful day of golf at the Hilton Oak Brook Hills Resort Willow Crest Golf Club.  Guests can expect fun and challenging contests and a delicious post-golf barbeque