A Christmas Story House Neighborhood Restoration Project is managed by A Christmas Story House Foundation Inc., a non-profit foundation established to restore and maintain the neighborhood surrounding A Christmas Story House & Museum for future generations to experience and enjoy. The foundation provides grants to projects that enhance and preserve the surrounding neighborhood. The foundation also provides educational scholarships to families of A Christmas Story House to create college opportunities for our next generation.
A Christmas Story House Neighborhood Restoration Project is proud to have the support of Tremont West Development Corporation. Tremont West is a non-profit organization that works to serve over 9000 residents as well as over ninety small businesses with community building, neighborhood infrastructure improvements, home maintenance and repair and events planning and management.
With the generous help of our volunteers and benefactors, we have been able to raise $510,500 to date! Our largest fundraiser is the A Christmas Story 5K/10K Run, which has helped by raising raising $45,000 in 2013, $67,500 in 2014, $89,000 in 2015, $91,000 in 2016, $99,000 in 2017, and $119,000 in 2018!!