Blog - Felix's Famous Cookies Page 5


The Chicago White Sox Invite Felix to Orgullo Night

Posted on August 15, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Photo by: Chicago White Sox

Felix was invited by the Chicago White Sox Baseball Team to be the grand marshal of their parade of flags on Tuesday, August 11th at Cellular Field.  The organization was celebrating Orgullo Night at the field.  

Felix, together with his brother, also started the game by announcing "PLAY BALL"!  

Guests on Windy City Live

Posted on August 15, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Felix and Laura were guest on Chicago's very own Windy City Live.  Felix and his mom talked about how their hobby turned into a business and some of the challenges they are facing today.  Click here to see the entire segment.

Felix Steals the Show

Posted on August 15, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Photo by:  ABC Channel 7 Chicago

Felix took the stage with the confidence after being presented as the youngest Hispanic CEO and won the hearts of the entire audience.  See why in his interview with ABC Channel 7.  

IL Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Expo to Introduce Felix's Famous Cookies

Posted on August 15, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Felix's Famous Cookies teamed up with the IL Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to help kick off a crowd funding campaign at their annual business exp that takes place at Navy Pier in Chicago, IL.  Felix was introduced to a crowd of over 900 of business leaders and entrepreneurs as the youngest CEO in the state of Illinois.  We sat down with Univision Chicago to discuss the expo.  Click HERE to see interview

Help Fund Us!

Posted on August 05, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Support our crowd funding campaign and watch us grow!  With your pledged support we will be able to hire new part-time employees and purchase kitchen equipment that will allow us to make more cookies in less time.  In exchange for your support we will be rewarding some of our cookies and company t-shirts.

Click here to help fund us.

Volunteers Needed at Feed My Starving Children

Posted on May 20, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Felix's Famous Cookies is seeking volunteers to help them pack food at Feed My Starving Children in Libertyville, IL.  FMSC is our May 2015 non-profit and a portion of every cookie sale during this month will be donated at the June 8th event.  All volunteers who sign up with our group will receive a FREE bag of cookies.  Families are encouraged to attend - children ages 5 and over are able to help pack food.  For more information, please contact us at

Chicago Pitch Room Winners!

Posted on May 18, 2015 by Laura Castillo

Felix's Famous Cookies is excited to announce that we have won the semi-finals in Chicago for the Samuel Adams's Brewing the American Dream competition.  With over 30 products up for the Chicago spot, Felix's Famous Cookies made the top 5 and went on to secure a spot in the finals.  The final round of competition will take place in New York this coming December 2015.  For more information about this event, click here.