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Date: June 10th, 2023

Beneficiary: Morris Police Benevolent Society

Total Number of Entries: 919
Number of Cities Represented: 134
Out-of-state entries represented: 8

Beneficiaries Choice Award: Morris Police Benevolent Society

Entry #: 086

Name: Duane Van Duser

City/State: Morris, IL

Type of Entry: 2002 Pontiac Trans Am

Celebrity Choice Award: Anonymous

Entry #: 054

Name: Chris Jacobs

City/State: Elburn, IL

Type of Entry: 1972 Pontiac Trans Am


50/50 Winner

50/50 Total: $8,480

Half: $4240

Name: Allen L.


New Cities Represented: 3
Sunrise, Arizona
South Haven, Michigan
Melta, Illinois


Date: July 8, 2023

Beneficiary: Grundy County Hereo and Helpers 

Total Number of Entries: 746
Number of Cities Represented: 126
Out-of-state entries represented: 5, (Furthe
st from LaFayette, Tennessee), Tennessee, Michigan, Indiana, and Kansas City

Beneficiaries Choice Award: Grundy County Hero and Helpers
Entry #: 079

Name: Mishel Rambo

City/State: Coal City, IL

Type of Entry: 1984 Dodge W100

Celebrity Choice Award: Don Carhart - Carhart Winyl Lettering

Entry #: 444

Name: Jason Knobeloch

City/State: Seneca,  IL

Type of Entry: 1956 Chevy Sedan

50/50 Winner

50/50 Total: $11,767

Half: $5884

Name: Noah W.

City/State: Braidwood, IL

New Cities Represented: 10 
Chatham, IL
Amboy, IL
Cerro Gordo, IL
Ladd, IL
Robbins, IL
Lafayette, TN
Colon, MI
Gary, IN
Wyanet, KS
Hebron, IN


Date: August 12, 2023

Beneficiary: Special Connections of Grundy County

Total Number of Entries: 908
Number of Cities Represented: 140
Out-of-state entries represented: 9
Kentucky, Indiana, Iowa, Arkansas, Michigan, Florida

Beneficiaries Choice Award: Special Connections of Grundy County
Entry #: 351

Name: Frank and Lori Cebulski

City/State: Pingree Grove, IL 

Type of Entry: 1957 Chevy Nomad

Celebrity Choice Award: Cal Hammond

Entry #: 478

Name: Dick Gatz

City/State: Willowbrook, IL

Type of Entry: 1940 Ford Coupe

50/50 Winner

50/50 Total: $9743

Half: $4872

Name: Tom B.

City/State: Morris, IL

New Cities Represented:
Mount Ida, AK
Lapeer, MI
Alto, MI
Estero, FL
Park Ridge, IL
Lacon, IL 


Date: September 9, 2023

Beneficiary: Pink Heals Joliet Area Chapter

Total Number of Entries: 778
Number of Cities Represented: 124
Out-of-state entries represented: 8
Indiana, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania 

Beneficiaries Choice Award: Pink Heals Joliet Area Chapter
Entry #: 476

Name: Lee Fatlan

City/State: Sheridan, IL 

Type of Entry: 1955 Ford F100

Celebrity Choice Award: Michelle Xydakis - Montage Wine Bar

Entry #: 363

Name: Jim Purcell

City/State: Rockdale, IL

Type of Entry: 1971 Plymouth Duster 340

50/50 Winner

50/50 Total: $10452

Half: $5226

Name: Karen C.


New Cities Represented:
Union Grove, WI
Poconos, PA
Evansville, IN
Wilton, IL
Hobart, IN
Hebron, IN
Gary, IN

100th Cruise Night in 22 years


Date: October 14, 2023

Beneficiary: Morris Shrine Club

Total Number of Entries: 90
Number of Cities Represented: 31
Out-of-state entries represented: 1

Beneficiaries Choice Award: Morris Shrine Club
Entry #: 22

Name: Greg Schultz

City/State: Reddick, IL 

Type of Entry: 1923 T Bucket

Celebrity Choice Award: Eric Barry of Napa Auto Parts

Entry #: 52

Name: Daniel Allison

City/State: Bourbonnais, IL

Type of Entry: 1968 Dodge Charger

50/50 Winner

50/50 Total: $1114

Half: $557

Name: Laurie J. (Donated back to MCN)


New Cities Represented:
Merriville, IN

Best Decorated:
Kevin Konfirst, Minooka, IL 
2015 Jeep Wrangler

Dustin Cook, Pontiac, IL

1985 Chevy C30


Morris Cruise Night 2023 Season Donations
1.) Illinois Valley Industries in the amount of $1,500.00
2.) Golden Wrench Scholarship-GAVC in the amount of $2,000.00
3.) Clock Project - Clock Works & Lettering in the amount of $4,300.00
4.) The Kids in the amount of $1,000.00
5.) Hero & Helpers Draw Downin the amount of $1,300.00
6.) June Cruise - Morris Police Benevolent Society in the amount of $4,750.00
7.) July Cruise - Grundy County Hero & Helpers Inc. in the amount of $6,384.00
8.) August Cruise - Special Connections of Grundy County in the amount of $5,372.00
9.) September Cruise - Pink Heals Joliet Chapter in the amount of $5,726.00
10.) October Cruise - Morris Shrine Club in the amount of $822.00
11.) Thanksgiving Back - Grundy County Lending Closet in the amount of $2,500.00
12.) Thanksgiving Back - Grundy County Veterans Assistance Commission in the amount of $2,500.00
13.) Operation St Nick in the amount of $8,000.00


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