Charity Register - March/April 2013
Five opportunities to give.
February 27, 2013
"My Mini Me" Fashion Show.
A NIGHT ON THE TODDLIN’ TOWN
What: Join the Face the Future Foundation for a black-tie evening of “Flappers, Fedoras, and All That Jazz.” Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, auctions, and dancing to the Stanley Paul Orchestra at this gala benefit for The Craniofacial Center at the University of Illinois Medical Center.
When: March 9, 6:30 pm
Where: The Four Seasons Hotel, 120 E. Delaware Pl.
Tickets: Visit facethefuturefoundation.org.
“MY MINI ME” FASHION SHOW
What: Enjoy a children’s runway event, silent auction, and family activities to benefit RAINN, the nation’s largest anti-sexual-violence organization.
When: March 10, 2 pm
Where: Lacuna Fitness, 645 S. Clark St.
Tickets: Visit fashionwarskids.eventbrite.com, or call 773-310-0320.
11th ANNUAL HEROES BREAKFAST
What: The American Red Cross of the Greater Chicago Region honors those who have demonstrated remarkable acts of courage. The event is emceed by CBS 2 Chicago hosts Kate Sullivan and Rob Johnson.
When: April 17, 7 am
Where: The Fairmont Chicago, 200 N. Columbus Dr.
Tickets: Visit redcross.org/news/event/ 11th-Annual-Heroes-Breakfast, or call 312-729-6138.
What: The Women’s Board of the Joffrey Ballet’s 11th annual spring black-tie celebration features a performance by the renowned dance company, followed by cocktails and dinner at the Palmer House Hilton.
When: April 19, 6:30 pm
Where: Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Pkwy.
Tickets: Visit joffrey.org/gala, or call 312-386-8921.
15th BIENNIAL LAKE FOREST SHOWHOUSE & GARDENS
What: Tour an immense 20th-century Italian villa designed by David Adler at this showcase benefiting the Angel Harvey Infant Welfare Society of Chicago Community Health Center.
When: April 27 through May 19
Where: Shuttle parking at 1150 N. Western Ave., Lake Forest
Tickets: Visit lakeforestshowhouse.com, or call 773-782-5041.
Michigan Avenue celebrates with cover star Harrison Ford at Chicago Cut Steakhouse.