GEF funds cutting-edge technologies for District 35 students. By organizing events like the popular Glencoe Grand Prix, the GEF raises funds to bridge the gap between the district's budget and what our children need to enrich the classroom experience.


Ready for a
scary good time?

Please join us on October 18th at 9:00 AM at Kalk Park in Glencoe for a "scary" 5K fun run presented by Illinois Bone & Joint Institute. Prizes for category winners and best costumes. After the race enjoy refreshments and watch the little ones run 100 yard dashes in costumes. More details at our registration site.

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2015 Glencoe Grand Prix

Hard to believe we've been doing this for nine years! Next year's date is May 30th, 2015. Get ready for another year of NCC race action and the north shore's best block party! For updates to our 2015 event please visit the GGP website.

About IBJI

At IBJI, we treat orthopedic conditions from rheumatoid arthritis to ankle sprains. We repair muscle tears and bone breaks so you can compete again. We replace worn out knees and hips so you can live an active life again. We get you moving again, so you can return to the activities and life you love.

Funding Update

The GEF partners with schools outside District 35 to teach the values of giving back. More than $25,000 has been donated since the inception of this initiative in 2012. Partner schools include Johnson College Prep, serving the Englewood neighborhood in Chicago, Sheridan Elementary School in Elgin, IL and Kilmer Elementary School in Chicago.