What We Do

We support programs related to the performing arts, encouraging participation in those programs, and providing financial support to graduating students who are passionate about the performing arts.

Chris Patterson Performing Arts Award-2018

The Chris Patterson Memorial Foundation is excited to announce we are adding a student from Batavia High School to receive the Annual Performing Arts Award. This award is available to graduating seniors in choir, drama, band, or orchestra at West Aurora and Batavia High Schools and will be awarded at Senior Honors Night.


Red Tie Gala-2018

2018 marks the Foundation’s second year of supporting the performing arts and our first semi-formal fundraiser-the Red Tie Gala.  As our major fundraiser, the gala is not only a way for the Foundation to further spread our mission, it also presents a chance for us to interact with our most ardent supporters. In 2012, we […]

Chris Patterson Memorial Bike Ride-2018

We are now working on the 2018 Chris Patterson Memorial Bike Ride, scheduled for Saturday, August 12.  Keep the date open!!


Watch here for upcoming fundraisers.
//Proceeds from Dog Tag Brewing's Legacy Lager go to benefit Gold Star Family Charities. //

Why We're Here

We Honor and remember the Legacy of Spc. Christopher Patterson through support of the Performing Arts.

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