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We hope you can join us at the 2018 Vine St BBQ Competition on August 18 in Hodges Park! There are 40 teams competing for top honors in best ribs, best chicken, best dish and best sauce including Team Smokin' Avenues lead by Board Chair Jerry Feldman. A portion of the events proceeds will help to benefit Avenues to Independence.

For more information about this event click here or visit www.vinestbbq.org or on facebook @vinestbbq


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Avenues to Independence is dedicated to putting aside old ideas about what is possible.  We work in partnership with the community to support andencourage people with disabilities to responsibly lead the lives they choose.         We have a life-long commitment to the people we serve.  Our success will eventually be measured by how little we are needed. 


Illinois funding for Disability Services is in the bottom 10%!

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