As a whole, the S.O.S. program strives to provide a safe and memorable summer by sending a target of 700 kids to camp; away from violence, drugs, and gang activity. This specific event not only raised enough money to send a goal of 50 children to summer camp this year, it exceeded its efforts by far and continues to raise funds.
Have a fun-filled summer, kids! We’ll see you next year!
Created by Old Style Beer, in conjunction with Empty Bottle Presents, this growing Windy City classic celebrates all things pizza. This year the event moved to Thalia Hall in order to allow twice as many fans to get in on the action than previous years. There were approximately 650 pizza fans in both sessions!
It was a great night of live music, drinks, and … deep dish!
In honor of National Cheese Month, Say Cheese Fest is a social event that highlights restaurants and retailers that serve the cheesiest products.
It was Gouda be there!
Founded in 2004, Leading India’s Future Today (LIFT) is dedicated to developing leadership excellence in motivated and talented youth in Tamil Nadu, India. LIFT provides quality education and a home environment for youth with high potential who would typically be denied schooling due to limited access to resources.
Guests enjoyed pizza and drinks all while bidding on silent auction items. All proceeds from the event supported LIFT.
The mission of Grassroots Animal Rescue is to provide a high-quality foster home, medical care, and nutrition to all of their foster cats as they look for responsible and loving homes.
During the event, a live acoustic swing band entertained while guests were given a swing dance lesson by instructors. In addition there was a silent auction, food-themed cat toys, and of course … deep dish!
All proceeds directly benefited the medical care of cats and kittens of Grassroots Animal Rescue.
Hosted by the Children’s Service Board, this annual event raises funds on behalf of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago; specifically to assist in the development of groundbreaking programs such as Molecular Oncology and Bioinformatics.
This event welcomes many guests among the fashion elite for its competition of up-and-coming designers who seek the coveted Gold Coast Fashion Award. Most importantly, it brought thousands of people together who helped raise nearly $1,000,000, in style.