Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation (LSCRF) announced Academy Award-Winning actress and director Diane Keaton would be guest speaker at its Annual Fall Benefit Luncheon on Thursday, October 3rd at the Hilton Chicago, 720 South Michigan Ave. Proceeds will support innovative contributions to breast cancer research and educational programs, as well as fellowships, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.
The LSCRF's 28th Annual Fall Benefit luncheon will be co-chaired by Julie Barrish and Nancy Resnick. The event will begin at 11 a.m. with a silent purse auction to "Purse-sue the Cure" which will feature new and collectible handbags from preeminent retailers, upscale boutiques and private collections.
Event tickets are $275 per person, and sponsorships from $500 - $25,000 are available. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by calling 312.926.7133 and at www.lynnsage.org.
(LSCRF will "Light the Way to Find a Cure," turning Chicago's skyline pink to raise awareness throughout the month of October).