Past Events

We host at least a dozen events per year and results keep getting better and better. Here’s a glimpse of our most recent events and the funds they raised to make MS a memory.

March Madness – March 10, 2018
What a great turnout for our largest fundraiser of the year. Because of your generosity we raised $10,775!! Save the date for next year, March 8, 2019. You don’t want to miss this super-charged crafting extravaganza! Tickets will go on sale in November.  See pictures here. 

Kuhnie’s Winter Escape- January 19-21, 2018
Such a fun weekend, lots of laughing, games, making new friends and scrapbooking and crafting. Holiday Inn in Itasca, IL. $3,426 was raised at this annual event!  View photos from the 2018 event.

Royal Scrapbooking- October 27-29, 2017
Another great Royal Scrapbooking event in the books. This past October, we had a great group of crafters for the entire weekend at the Hyatt Place Naperville/Warrenville and raised $1,745.  Event photos

Crop & Inking with Julie
We had a blast at yet another twelve-hour day crafting day in Sugar Grove, Illinois, where we were pleased to raise $616 for our cause.  Thank you to everyone who came out and participated. See photos here.

Fill the Air With Hope 2017
A fun filled, thirteen-hour September day of crafting was held in Elmhurst, Illinois. This crafting event, hosted by Allan Morrison, sold out and we raised $3,529. Thank you to everyone who participated! See photos here.

Scrapbook Expo 2017
We had a great time at the Schaumburg Scrapbook Expo back in August 2017. Thank you to everyone who came out and supported the fight against MS! See photos here.

Kuhnie’s MS Winter Escape

We had an amazing weekend in at the Schaumburg Hyatt Place. Thank you to everyone who came out to support the fight against MS! Because of your generosity, we raised $4296 at Kuhnie’s Winter Escape!! Until we see you next year, take a look at our fun event photos.


Royal Scrapbooking Retreat

A huge thank you to the girls at Royal Scrapbooking Retreats for hosting a weekend to benefit Crop for a Cause! What a wonderful time we had October 28-30. Thanks to everyone who attended and supported this event. Because of your generosity we raised $2,030! Thank you for all you are doing to help fight MS! See event photos here.


Cropping and Inking with Julie’s MS Day

A groovy time was had by all at the cropping and inking day — “Groovy 70’s Yeah Baby”! $330 was raised for Crop for a Cause. See photos here.


Traveling Canvas Paint Party- Packed with People and Fun


Our autumn paint party lead by Kellie Biggott of The Traveling Canvas Paint Parties was a hit. $975 was raised for Crop for a Cause. Thank you to all who attended. View photos here.


Fill the Air With Hope-All Day Crop – Was Definitely 14 Hours of Fun

Thank you to everyone who attended Let’s Fill the Air with Hope and Cure MS on September 10th to benefit Crop for a Cause. Together with your generosity and the donations from private parties and corporations; we raised $5,486.38. THAT IS AMAZING!! We could not have done it without your help. Each day we get closer to finding a cure for MS, and having these kinds of events, along with your support, the day will come when MS is no longer a part of our lives. Our host, Allan Morrison, looks forward to hosting this event again in 2017! Check out all the great photos from our 2016 event.


Hatha Yoga Fundraiser

A fun day was had by all at the yoga fundraiser, also on September 10th, organized by Edie Machonis. Our instructor Sara, guided us through a beginner class of Hatha yoga. After the class everyone went to Riccardo’s for lunch. Because of your generosity this event raised $600. Thank you so much!! See event photos here.


All About The Scrap MS Weekend Crop raises over $3,000

Crafters enjoyed a relaxing three-day weekend at the Schaumburg Hyatt Place in July. A great time was had by all and $3,394 was raised for Crop for a Cause. Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who attended. See the event photos here.