What I've noticed is not only in the military, but in the first responders community, that when you reach out your hand to help one of them, they almost always grab your hand with only one of theirs, because they're using their other hand to reach behind them and pull up somebody else with them.

-Taya Kyle
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To find out more about what the purpose and goals are for the PPFBA, please click here.

The PPFBA held a fundraiser for the family of Mark Dahlem on March 21, 2019. The Oak Alley Saloon in Palatine was the venue for the event. In addition, The Daily Herald published an article about the event. To read this article, click here.

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Palatine Bar and Restaurant Workers Relief Fund

Due to the continued government mandated closures of all bars & restaurants in the state of Illinois, many of the employees who work in our Palatine bars and dine-in restaurants are currently out of work.  Even though the governor recently revealed a five-phase plan to reopen Illinois, it will be some time before restaurants and bars can fully reopen.  Therefore, for those who rely on tips ( bussers, wait staff, food runners and bartenders), unemployment is just not going to be enough to carry them through this difficult time.

Click here for more details and to help out!