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Start Date: 5/22/2018 5:30 PM End Date: 5/22/2018 7:45 PM

Central Chapter General Membership Meeting

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Event Location
Johnny's Italian Steak House, Peoria


Join the Central Chapter for their General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, May 22, at Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse in East Peoria.

This will be an important meeting for contractors to attend as the special guest of the evening will be new FCAI Associate Member, Scott Clarkson, Co-Owner of Chief Safety Services. He will be discussing the Multi-Employer Policy and how it affects you as a contractor.

Dinner and drinks will be provided. All Contractor and Associate Members are encouraged to attend.

Special Guest Speaker
Scott Clarkson, Co-Owner of Chief Safety Supply

Topic of Discussion
Multi-Employer Policy - How it Affects Companies Working as a General Contractor or Subcontractor

5:30 p.m.    Cocktail Reception
6:15 p.m.    Dinner
7:00 p.m.    Association Business
7:15 p.m.    Special Guest Speaker: Scott Clarkson, Chief Safety Services
7:45 p.m.    Adjourn

Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse
101 Holiday Street
East Peoria, IL 61611

About Chief Safety Supply (CSS)
CSS is a certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and Person with Disabilities Business Enterprise (PBE) located in central Illinois. Regardless of your company size, we can supplement an active safety program or provide a full-time safety manager to start-up/revive a program. We use an industry leading audit software, Predictive Solutions, that gives our client a detailed report emailed to them immediately after the audit is complete. CSS has instructors who are certified to conduct OSHA 10 & 30-hour courses in both general and construction industries. We also have instructors certified through the American Heart Association to conduct all levels of First-Aid/CPR. CSS will visit your facility/job sites and provide an assessment with no obligation. For more information, visit 


Please contact Bobby Taylor by email at or by calling 309-208-0701

For a print-friendly flyer, click here

This is a free event.

Start Date: 6/14/2018 5:30 PM End Date: 6/14/2018 7:00 PM

FCAI Scholarship Awards Night

Event Location
Paramount's Meyer Ballroom, Downtown Aurora

Join us for an evening of celebration as we honor our Larry Nedrow Scholarship recipients!

Since being founded over 20 years ago, The Larry Nedrow Scholarship Fund, supported by NiPDi contractors, has helped hundreds of students achieve their educational goals.

You are invited to help honor this year’s scholarship winners. Business casual attire recommended. 

Date:  Thursday, June 14

Location:  Paramount's Meyer Ballroom, Downtown Aurora

Special Guest Speaker (invited):  The Honorable Linda Chapa LaVia, Illinois State Representative, 83rd District

5:30 p.m. Reception with heavy hors d' oeuvres
6:15 p.m. Awards Ceremony

There will be a special trivia contest at the end of the evening for students to have a chance at winning additional money!

Please RSVP by June 8.

Start Date: 6/15/2018 2:00 PM End Date: 6/16/2018 1:00 AM

Central Chapter: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Game & Bus Trip

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Event Location
AT&T Rooftop at Busch Stadium

Attention Central Chapter Members -
Exclusive Opportunity to Watch the Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals in Style!

Ticket Price:  $50 per person
(Price includes ticket, bus fare, all-you-can-eat buffet, and all beverages at the game)

Ticket Allowances
Contractor Members - 4 Tickets per Company 
Associate Members - 2 Tickets per Company

Event Schedule
2:00 p.m. Depart Morton
We will make a rest stop along the way
5:15 p.m. Arrive at Ballpark Village
Time to explore the area and find seats
7:15 p.m. Game Starts
10:30 p.m. Depart
1:00 a.m. Estimated time of arrival back in Morton

What you should bring
Wear your favorite baseball attire! There will be coolers on the bus, but guests should bring their own refreshments (alcohol is allowed) and snacks. 

Bus Meeting Time & Location
Start Location
Wal-Mart (behind Culver’s on Morton Ave)
155 E Courtland Street, Morton, IL 61550

1:45 p.m. Guest Arrival
Please bring snacks and beverages for the bus trip down and back.
Please arrive on-time as a courtesy to other guests.
2:00 p.m. Bus Departs for St. Louis

Arrival Destination
AT&T Rooftop at Ballpark Village
601 Clark Ave, St. Louis, MO 63102

Direct Entrance: Use 8th Street or west entrance for game day or private event access to AT&T Rooftop.

AT&T Rooftop 
The AT&T Rooftop is a unique way to enjoy a game in style. Enjoy an upscale buffet and full-service bar inside the exclusive indoor club, then step outdoors to enjoy a great view of the game from seats on the rooftop deck overlooking Busch Stadium!

  • An all-you-can-eat buffet that includes a nacho bar, carvery, hot dogs, brats, additional entrees, action station, paninis, salads, and desserts
  • Private restrooms
  • Complimentary admission to Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum before and during game
  • Full-service bars include Bud, Bud Light, Bud Select, wine, mixed drinks, and Coca-Cola products
  • Indoor & outdoor seating
  • All Rooftop ticket holders will receive Cardinals gate promo item, when applicable
  • Buffet & Bar service begins 2 hours before game time 

Registration Details
Guests must register and pay (either online or by fax) to guarantee their reservation to this event. Tickets are limited and will be sold on a first-come first-served basis.

If there are any unsold tickets after May 1, any companies who wish to reserve more tickets may do so. There will be no waiting list for extra tickets before May 1. Extra tickets will be sold on a first-come first-served basis.

Refund Policy
Refunds will be granted only if the ticket can be filled by another FCAI Member.

Register Today!

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For more information and questions, please contact Chris Vespa at 309-657-9490 or email 
Start Date: 7/13/2018 12:00 PM End Date: 7/13/2018 7:00 PM

FCAI Golf Outing

Event Location
Orchard Valley Golf Course, Aurora

Get ready for some fun in the sun out on the course with your friends and peers! 

The FCAI Golf Outing will be held on Friday, July 13, at Orchard Valley Golf Course. Invite your clients, employees, friends, and family for a round of golf and a chance at winning some amazing prizes! 

Time:  Friday, July 13

Location:  Orchard Valley Golf Course, Aurora

12:00 p.m. Lunch & Registration
1:00 p.m. Shotgun Start
6:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception & Dinner
6:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony & Raffle

$400 - Foursome ($200 less than last year!)
(Registration includes: 18 holes of golf, cart rental, lunch, beverages, and dinner)
$100 - Individual ($50 less than last year!) (we will pair you with others)
(Registration includes: 18 holes of golf, cart rental, lunch, beverages, and dinner)
$35 - Non-Golfing Guest

For a printer-friendly flyer, click here

For questions on this event, contact Shannon at


Sponsorship Opportunities

All sponsors please send an electronic file of your logo for display purposes to Shannon at A very short company slogan can also be included for use in the program. 

Cocktail Reception & Dinner - $1000 Your company name will be displayed on signs at the registration area and during the cocktail reception and dinner. Your company will also be recognized in the awards program, and a special recognition announcement will be made during dinner. 

Beverage Cart - $1000 Your company name will be displayed on the beverage cart, in the awards program, and a special recognition announcement will be made before the shotgun start. 

Hole-in-One - $1000 (All par 3’s) - Includes 4 Tee Signs Your company name will be displayed on a sign at the Hole-in-One contest, at all Par 3 holes, at the registration area and recognition in the awards program. This opportunity allows you to bring in your own personnel to supervise the hole(s) if you wish.

Awards Program - $500 Your company name will be displayed on signs at the registration area, next to the raffle prize display and in the awards program. Your company will also receive a special recognition announcement before the awards ceremony and raffle.  

Lunch - $750 Your company name will be displayed on signs at the registration area, on the lunch ticket, in the designated lunch area, and in the awards program.

Individual Holes Your company name will be displayed on a sign posted at your hole(s) and will receive recognition in the awards program. One Hole - $300 Two Holes - $500

Other Suggestions - Promotional Items Please call our office. We will work with your sponsorship ideas on how to promote your business with special promotional items (i.e.: golf balls, tees, product giveaways, etc.).

Sponsorship reservations, logo, and payment must be received in advance no later than June 29, 2018. For questions regarding sponsorship, call or email Shannon at 630-264-7880 or

Start Date: 8/15/2018 End Date: 8/15/2018

Rockford Membership Meeting

Event Location
Prairie Street Brewhouse, Rockford

More information available soon.

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