CHICAGO, IL --(Marketwired - May 31, 2016) - Advanced Resources has announced that they will once again serve as a featured sponsor for the Illinois Patriot Education Fund's Annual Medinah Patriot Day, being held today, May 31 at Medinah Country Club in Medinah, IL.

This special fundraising event, which happens each year the day after Memorial Day, raises funds to provide scholarships and educational opportunities for Illinois active duty and veteran military families. Since their inception in 2011, IPEF has provided $300,000 to 88 scholars with repetitive scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $19,000 to each recipient. The event is filled with Illinois celebrities each year, lending their support throughout the outing. The day includes a live auction, brunch, and a BBQ dinner after play.

"This is a special day for us each year," said Rich Diaz, President of Advanced Resources. "Advanced Resources is proud to sponsor the Illinois Patriot Education Fund and participate in this event as we support Illinois veterans and their families."

About the Illinois Patriot Education Fund
The Illinois Patriot Education Fund is a 501(c)(3) based in Chicago, whose mission is to provide educational financial assistance to support Illinois military families. IPEF supplements educational needs beyond benefits provided by the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Those benefits include school supplies and materials, professional tutoring programs, funding to help offset charter school costs, and scholarships.

About Advanced Resources
Advanced Resources provides temporary staffing, direct hire placement, and workforce business solutions for Human Resources, Technology, Healthcare, Finance/Accounting, and Office Support talent. Founded in 1988, the company is an established leader in the staffing and human resources fields, assisting clients and associates in a wide variety of industries through their four branch locations in Chicago, Downers Grove, Northbrook, and Schaumburg. Advanced Resources is Chicagoland's top award-winning staffing firm: Best of Staffing®, Chicago Tribune's Top Workplaces, Best Places to Work in Illinois, Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® (Chicago and National).

Contact Information:

Sara Drake
Marketing Manager
p. (312) 572-6020