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On August 27th we celebrated our 47th Anniversary and we were very pleased to spend part of it at the Chicago Police Department’s Graduation Ceremony for Recruit Class 13-1 and 13-2. Of the 110 officers taking the Oath of Office, 21 followed in the footsteps...

We mourn the loss of a dear friend, neighbor, former CPD detective, spokesman and supporter of the 100 Club of Chicago. Actor Dennis Farina passed away this morning at the age of 69. Generous through and through, Dennis asked that donations be made to the...

We are saddened to announce the loss of Ralph A.L. Bogan. Ralph was one of the founding members of the 100 Club. He was a stalwart supporter of the organization, taking on important leadership positions since its inception. Among all of his roles, he stood...

Last week Joe Ahern traveled to Springfield, IL to take part in the Illinois Police Memorial Committee Ceremony. The Illinois Police Officers Memorial Committee was established in 1985. The monument in Springfield, Illinois bears the names of the officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice...

On Wednesday April 17 we celebrated partnership with 11 area universities at our University Partners Breakfast held at Chase Tower. These partnerships make possible more than $2 million in private university tuition scholarships for the sons and daughters of fallen law enforcement officers, firefighters and...

The Board of Directors and membership of the 100 Club of Chicago extend their condolences to the family of State Trooper James Sauter Illinois State Police On March 28, 2013, James Sauter, 28, was on duty in his squad car when it was struck by a semi shortly...

The 100 Club participated in the Southside Irish Parade honoring First Responders on Sunday, March 10th.  In preparation the Skinny and Houli Radio Show featured Joe Ahern LIVE on their show last week.  The show taped at Lizzie McNeill's Pub on the river.  Listen below...

Please take a moment to watch our brand new Public Service Announcement, linked below.  Following the loss of Captain Herbie Johnson and Firefighter Walter Patmon we have produced a new PSA that will begin airing February 21, 2013 on all Chicago television stations.  We are...