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Last Chance to Dine with Denis

Don’t miss out on your opportunity to be part of the 2nd Annual Savard Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic! Limited Green & Tee Sponsorships remain for you and a guest to join Denis and other celebrities for dinner at the Edgewood Valley Country Club – 7500 S. Willow Spring Rd. in La Grange, IL.  Additionally, you will receive special surprise gifts along with a prominently displayed 22” Golf Ball Sign featuring your name or company logo.

Call or email Francie Portrey today to reserve your spot!

Phone: (708) 450-1710


Learn more about the 2nd Annual Celebrity Golf Classic.

UPDATE: This event has been sold out.  If you are looking to make a donation to the Denis Savard Foundation, please click here.

Savard: Arriving to Chicago

In this video from BlackhawksTV’s Heritage Series, Denis Savard talks about arriving to Chicago after being drafted in the first round.

Denis Savard: Family Hockey

In this video from BlackhawksTV’s Heritage Series, Savard explains how he got started playing hockey with his brothers in Quebec.

Denis Savard: Enduring Pain

In this video from BlackhawksTV’s Heritage Series, Savard explains how you need to learn how to endure pain to play the game of hockey.

Savard on the origins of the “Spin-O-Rama”

In this video from BlackhawksTV’s Heritage Series, Denis Savard speaks about the origins of his famous “Spin-O-Rama”.

To view a couple video clips of the “Spin-O-Rama” in action, click here.

Booking Denis Savard Appearances

Interested in booking Denis Savard for an appearance or a speaking engagement?

Please contact the Denis Savard Management Team if you are interested.

Denis Savard’s Hockey Idols

Over the next two weeks, will be displaying videos from BlackhawksTV’s Heritage Series.  In this first video, Denis speaks about his hockey idols growing up.

Denis to Appear at the LifeSource Blood Drive

Team up with LifeSource to save lives on Saturday, June 25 at the Blackhawks Blood Drive from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Westin O’Hare Hotel at 6100 N. River Road Rosemont, IL  60018 (view in Google Maps).

Blood donors will be entered into a raffle to win one of ten pairs of passes to the sold-out 2011 Blackhawks Convention, autographed Blackhawks memorabilia, and one lucky winner will receive a Convention Hotel Package. Call 877-LIFESOURCE or visit to schedule your appointment. Blackhawks ambassador Denis Savard and Tommy Hawk will also stop by to thank donors!

Click here to register now!

The 2nd Annual Celebrity Golf Classic

The Denis Savard Foundation is proud to present the 2nd Annual Celebrity Golf Classic.  The event will take place on Monday, July 18th, 2011 at the Edgewood Valley Country Club which is located at 7500 S. Willow Spring Road in La Grange, IL.

The Celebrity Golf Classic will benefit the charities shown below:


To learn more about each charity, please click the links listed below:

Blackhawk Alumni Association

Chicago Blackhawk Charities

LYDIA Home Association

U.S.O of Illinois

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland Northwest Indiana

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Green & Tee Sponsorship $1,500 (SOLD OUT)

-One prominently displayed 22″ Golf Ball Sign featuring your company logo on the golf course during the event.

-Dinner tickets for two

-Other surprise gifts

Celebrity Sponsorship: $10,000 (SOLD OUT)

-Foursome golf outing with a celebrity

-Lunch & Dinner

-Other surprise gifts

If you are interested in attending the 2nd Annual Celebrity Golf Classic please call Anything’s Possible Events at (708) 450-1710 or email Francie Portrey at

Here are some images from the First Annual Celebrity Golf Classic:

If you can not make the event but would like to make a donation to The Denis Savard foundation, please click the link here and make a donation on Foundation homepage.

Denis Savard: Inside Look

Denis was recently featured on Comcast SportsNet Chicago’s ‘Inside Look’ series.  The four-part segment is viewable by clicking the windows below and features Denis’ take on his time as a player, coach and Chicago Blackhawks Ambassador.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4