Events That Empower

The work of our community truly changes lives. Through Little Friends’ events, we can rally to support families & individuals living with autism.

Annual Benefit Auction

Saturday, March 4, 2017
Hilton Lisle-Naperville

Thank you to everyone who attended our 41st Annual Little Friends Benefit Auction. We are proud to report that through your generosity and that of others, more than $280,000 was raised to help us continue to empower our clients to lead fulfilling lives – regardless of challenge! To our sponsors, attendees and volunteers, thank you for sharing your time, treasure and talent with us. We’re already looking forward to #42 in 2018!

Little Friends Golf Classic

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
3:15 p.m. shotgun start

Seven Bridges Golf Club
(1 Mulligan Drive, Woodridge, IL)

The Little Friends Golf Classic is an upscale event that is perfect for entertaining business associates, clients or just enjoying time with friends.

Additional information coming soon!

Little Friends Parade of Lights

Saturday, November 25, 2017

New Location!
City Gate Center at Calamos Investments (at the corner of Route 59 and Diehl Road)

Details coming this summer!

Little Friends Giving Tree Program

Thank You for A Fantastic 2016!


The 2016 Little Friends Giving Tree program had another successful year! Little Friends continues to be amazed by the kindness of the Naperville community and our surrounding neighbors! Thank you to everyone who participated in gifting the joy of the holidays to our clients and families in need. Because of your generosity, we were able to assist close to 100 clients and 20 families this past holiday season – and we’re looking forward to helping even more in 2017!