The Illinois State Council was established in 1946.

We help:
- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
- Easterseals
- Camp Hope
- Hope for Heroes
- Camp New Hope

Among our major events:
- Spring Board Meeting (March)
- State Convention (June)
- Fall Board and Leadership (September)
- MARC (October)
- St. Jude Give Thanks Walk (November)
- Hope for Heroes Events (November)

We're especially proud of:
- Our 4 collegiate chapters work for the good of ESA
- Our membership in community chapters is increasing 
- All of the chapters will work with our sponsors to get a project done 
- How we support our military

Our state website: