Spring Fling is The John Buck Company’s charity event held annually to benefit a Chicago-area charitable organization that emphasizes support of children, families and education. Over the past 28 years, Spring Fling has helped raise $10.7 million in charitable contributions for Chicago non-profit organizations.
By The Hand Club (BTHC) was the 2017 beneficiary. BTHC is an after-school program that helps kids from Chicago’s most under-resourced, high-risk neighborhoods have an abundant life. Founded in 2001 with 16 kids, today By The Hand Club is serving nearly 1,300 children, emphasizing academic excellence while nurturing the whole child – mind, body and soul.