SERVPRO of Bedford Park / Burbank Event Photos

Bridgeview Chamber awards 2019 Scholarships

Bridgeview Chamber awards 2019 Scholarships

Recently, the Bridgeview Chamber awarded five students checks towards college scholarships.  This is the 44th year the Chamber has performed this task.

SERVPRO Marketing Rep Rick Gauger is a Vice President of the Bridgeview Chamber.

Supporting local Chambers at Small Business Clinic

Supporting local Chambers at Small Business Clinic

In May, 2019, Rick Gauger attended the Small Business Clinic.  It was hosted by: the Bedford Park/Clearing Industrial Association (of which he is a member), the Bridgeview Chamber (where is a Vice President), and the Oak Lawn Chamber.

There were approximately 75 local exhibitors, as well as three workshops, all to aid the small business owners throughout the area.

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank hosts Ethics CE class

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank hosts Ethics CE class

In April, SERVPRO of Bedford Park/Burbank sponsored an Ethics CE class for insurance agents at the Bedford Park Public Library.  This class helps insurance agents garner credits towards their license renewal.

Even though this year's class was small, the conversations were lively and ideas and experiences were shared.

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank attends SeatGeek Stadium ribbon cutting

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank attends SeatGeek Stadium ribbon cutting

In March, 2019, SERVPRO of Bedford Park/Burbank was pleased to attend the ribbon cutting at the newly renamed SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview.

After short speeches from Mayor Landek, representatives from SeatGeek Stadium, the coaches from both the Chicago Fire and Chicago Red Stars soccer teams, the ribbon was cut, ushering in a new era in local professional sports.

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank attends Mays Lounge ribbon cutting

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank attends Mays Lounge ribbon cutting

In January, 2019, SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank was on hand to watch the ribbon cutting for one of Burbank's newest businesses, May's Lounge.  

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank is proud to support all local businesses, and we wish them great success in the future!

Bedford Park/Clearing Lunch & Learn

Bedford Park/Clearing Lunch & Learn

Recently, the Bedford Park Clearing Association held a Lunch & Learn at the public library.  This month's speaker was Dan Godfrey, the soon-to-be-retired Police Chief of Bedford Park.  Topics included: Concealed Carry, Medical Marijuana, transportation through the community, and the upcoming elections.  As usual, SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank was there to support the community.

Ribbon cutting at Luther Burbank School

Ribbon cutting at Luther Burbank School

In August, 2018, SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank attended the ribbon cutting for the new Luther Burbank School.  After the speeches and ribbon cutting, tours were given throughout this state-of-the-art school to the hundreds gathered.

A couple of days later (but before school started), SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank was able to complete an Emergency Disaster Profile for the new school, which puts in place the procedures and protocols IF a disaster were to strike.  All schools in Burbank, as well as the Administration Building, have completed the ERP.

Bridgeview Chamber Officers for 2018-2019

Bridgeview Chamber Officers for 2018-2019

Pictured are the Officers for the Bridgeview Chamber.  They are (l to r):

Lara Al-Ali - !st Vice President, Vic Portillo - President, Rick Gauger (from SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank) - 2nd Vice President, and Charles Liedtke - Treasurer.  Not pictured is Sabrije Sabanowski - Executive Director.

Police vs Fire Department Basketball fundraiser

Police vs Fire Department Basketball fundraiser

Recently, a charity basketball fundraiser was held, pitting the Bridgeview Police Department against the Bridgeview Fire Department.  Proceeds went to the Bridgeview Chamber, which our very own Rick Gauger is a Director.

The local Boy Scouts presented the colors while the National Anthem was sung.  Wilkens Jr High Pom Pom and Dance teams performed at halftime, and a local contractor provided lunch for all attendees.

In this inaugural game, the Police prevailed 38-36.

SERVPRO presents at BSD Career Day

SERVPRO presents at BSD Career Day

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank was fortunate to be asked to present at the 2018 Burbank SD #111 Career Day at Liberty Jr HS.  Six classes of 25 students each listened as Rick Gauger, Marketing Rep for SERVPRO, explained the services we provide, and even showed some examples.

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank is proud to educate the public, and especially proud to work with the youth in our area!

2018 Ethics CE class

2018 Ethics CE class

Thanks for all who attended our Ethics CE class in Bedford Park!

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank is proud to help agents in their quest to renew their licenses.

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank supports Argo Fundraiser

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank supports Argo Fundraiser

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank once again supported the Argo HS Higher Education Casino Night at Toyota Park.  The turnout was better than last year's event.

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank rings Salvation Army bell

SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank rings Salvation Army bell

Recently, Rick Gauger, Marketing Rep for SERVPRO Bedford Park / Burbank, volunteered by ringing the bell for the Salvation Army.  We believe that helping the community is our top priority!

SERVPRO Bedford Park Presents at ASNOA Conference

SERVPRO Bedford Park Presents at ASNOA Conference

In May, 2017, SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank had the pleasure to support the ASNOA (Agent Support Network of America) Trade Show.  Not only did we have a booth to answer questions, but we also gave a 30 minute infomercial on mold, and how we can "Make it like it never even happened".

BPCIA Election of Officers

BPCIA Election of Officers

SERVPRO Bedford Park / Burbank is a proud supporter of the Bedford Park Clearing Industrial Association.  In April, they held their 2017 election of officers at the Holiday Inn - Midway in Chicago.

Pictured are the officers for 2017.

2017 ARGO HEF Fundraiser

2017 ARGO HEF Fundraiser

Recently, SERVPRO Bedford Park / Burbank participated in the ARGO Higher Education Foundation Casino Night at Toyota Park.  Money raised from this fundraiser went towards four-year scholarships the Argo HEF gives out each year.

SERVPRO Bedford Park / Burbank supports many community events throughout the year, helping build a strong community through action.

BPCIA June Golf Outing

BPCIA June Golf Outing

Once again, SERVPRO Bedford Park/Burbank was the proud hole in one sponsor of the Bedford Park Clearing Industrial golf outing, held in June.  No one won the money, but there were a couple close shots!