Hustle and Hearts

February 19th: 12th Annual Hustle & Hearts Basketball Clinic

February 19, 2024 – (09:00 AM – 01:00 PM)

Golf View Recreation Center
7800 N. Caldwell
Niles, IL , 60714

(847) 967-6633

A coed K-8th grade basketball clinic to benefit Danny Did – all ability levels are welcome!

12th Annual Hustle & Heart Basketball Clinic to Benefit Danny Did

DateMonday February 19th (President’s Day, School Holiday)

Venue: Golf View Recreation Center, 7800 N. Caldwell (Niles Park District)

Cost: $30 per participant as the early bird price through February 4th. On February 5th, the fee increases to $35 per person. For multiple siblings attending, see the registration page for the discounted pricing. Online registration will close on February 16th. UPDATE, walk up registration is available at $40 per child for session 1 at 9 am only. Session 2 is sold out.

A t-shirt is included for each camper. Thanks to the generosity of the Niles Park District and the Golf View Recreation Center, our sponsors and the coaches and counselors involved, all proceeds go to the Danny Did Foundation. 

Registration: Online registration is at http://tinyurl.com/DDFbball2024. Don’t wait, this event sold out in 2023! UPDATE: The 10:45 am session is now sold out.


Event Details: Enjoy your day off from school at this 90-minute basketball clinic for boys and girls. You can pick from either a 9 am or 10:45 am session. Our volunteer counselors will be coaches and players from the best basketball programs in the area, including: 

Benet Academy, Notre Dame College Prep, Loyola Academy boys and girls, DePaul College Prep, Regina Dominican, St. Patrick, Truman College, and Lane Tech College Prep. 

Format: Players from each partner school will serve as counselors for the camp. Each session will include basketball skills basics and contests, followed and information on epilepsy and seizure safety. All ability levels are welcome! All grades are welcome to register for either session.

  • Session I: 9 am – 10:30 am (Kindergarten – 8th Grade)
  • Session II: 10:45 am – 12:15 pm (Kindergarten – 8th Grade) SOLD OUT

Flyer: Please invite friends and classmates and help us spread the word all around Chicagoland. 


Sponsors: Partnerships are available from $250-$1,500 and enable this event to steer more proceeds toward our mission to help families facing epilepsy. For information on sponsor opportunities, please email tfstanton@dannydid.org.

*Our special thanks to our Hustle & Heart partners:

Hustle Heart Flyer 2024