The Ball

We hope you can join us at the Easterseals Century Ball as we celebrate…

100 Years. A Million Dreams.

on Friday, November 1st 2019 at the Peoria Civic Center.

Located at 201 SW Jefferson Ave. Peoria, IL 61602.

The reception begins at 6pm in Exhibit Hall D. Dinner and Program will take place in the 4th floor ballroom at 7pm.

Guests are encouraged to arrive early to secure parking and be seated when the program begins promptly at 7pm.

The evening will include a live band and dancing. Cocktail attire is preferred.


A block of hotel rooms is reserved for November 1st at the Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette, located at 501 Main St, Peoria IL 61602

To secure your room please call them direct at (309)637-6500


This once-in-a-century celebration is made possible with support from the following sponsors:
Visionary Sponsor

John Bearce Family

Jon and Sharon Michael

Centennial Sponsor

Doug and Diane Oberhelman and Cullinan Properties

Inclusion Sponsor

Caterpillar, Inc.

CGN Global

Empowerment Sponsor

Ameren Illinois

Merrill Lynch/The Leali Team

Wells Fargo

Independence Sponsor

The Bielfeldt Foundation

Jim and Katie Owens

UnityPoint Health Foundation

Opportunity Sponsor

Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois

Busey Bank


Ray and Kathy LaHood

Pekin Insurance



Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Shaheen

Mary Simon

Matt and Lesley Vonachen

Dignity Sponsor

Coupa Software

OSF HealthCare

Widmer Interiors

Ability Sponsor

Chris and Melanie Coulter

Rex and Laurie Linder

Steven and Morene Thompson

Progress Sponsor

Dr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Gross

Sue and Bruce Portscheller