Posts in category "Things To Do"

Saturday's "Night of A Thousand Noogies" Supports Gilda's Club Chicago

    A night of comedy to help combat cancer.  The folks at Gilda’s Club do amazing work . The team in Chicago provides over 350 programs/activities monthly for  cancer patients and their families.  They have created a true community of support. The Gilda’s Club Chicago Associate Board presents its 11th annual Night of a... Read more »

DOCUMENTARY EXPOSING CHICAGO YOUTH HOMELESSNESS BEGINS ONE WEEK RUN AT GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER SEPTEMBER 12th

DOCUMENTARY EXPOSING CHICAGO YOUTH HOMELESSNESS BEGINS ONE WEEK RUN AT GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER SEPTEMBER 12th
Kartemquin films has a history of telling compelling stories about the people who sometimes are hidden in our society. They connect with filmmakers who create lasting characters and unforgettable images .  They continue that tradition with the release of “The Homestretch”. The Moving film tells story of 3 Illinois teens among the estimated 54,000 trying... Read more »

Taste For A Cause Offers, Food , Fun , Support for Gilda's Club Chicago

Taste For A Cause Offers, Food , Fun , Support for Gilda's Club Chicago
I have made it my mission to help in any way I can organizations that are helping to negate the physical and emotional toll that cancer causes.  I’ve had too many losses friends and family.  So tonight I continue that help mission with “Taste For A Cause” a tasting event at Tocco (1266 North Milwaukee).... Read more »
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This Weekend Is For Fun.....Are You In??

Forget the rain, cool summer nights , flooding…this weekend you  (and I ) deserve a full weekend of  activities, so here are a few suggestions : FRIDAY BEARS KICKOFF PARTY HOSTED BY CHICAGO DESIGN CONCEPTS   Join Chicago Design Concepts at Lincoln Park Stadium Bar & Grill – LP Stadium for an evening of exciting... Read more »

"Eras of Hope" This Friday At Underground - Celebrates Agency's 100+ Years of Fighting Child Abuse

"Eras of Hope" This Friday At Underground -  Celebrates Agency's 100+ Years of Fighting Child Abuse
Join us on Friday, April 25th as we travel through time to celebrate One Hope United’s 119-year history of protecting children and strengthening families. Eras of Hope will showcase the Chicago-based awareness and fundraising initiatives taking place throughout April as part of National Child Abuse Prevention Month and celebrate the role that our community partners... Read more »

"Pour" Supporting Arts4Kids Foundation Provides Disadvantaged Kids the Opportunity for Deeper Cultural Experiences

"Pour" Supporting Arts4Kids Foundation Provides Disadvantaged Kids the Opportunity for Deeper Cultural Experiences
Arts4Kids aims to introduce children to a variety of arts, hence fostering intellectual and emotional growth as well as enabling to spear through the cultural bearers. It’s founder Leonard Mogul has help sponsor cultural trips for underprivileged kids across Chicago. “Its important that these children are exposed to a different atmosphere and understand there is... Read more »
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Red Bull Music Academy Film to Debut In Chicago

Red Bull Music Academy Film to Debut In Chicago
In celebration of Red Bull Music Academy’s 15th anniversary, Red Bull Music Academy will release full-length feature film, What Difference Does It Make? A Film About Making Music. On the 15th anniversary of the first-ever Red Bull Music Academy, award-winning director Ralf Schmerberg and his artist collective Mindpirates filmed the action from RBMA New York... Read more »

The Tequila Tales - Changing The Way You'll Look At Wednesdays

The Tequila Tales - Changing The Way You'll Look At Wednesdays
Wednesdays will never be the same again. Have you ever been involved in a discussion that is so engaging you did not want it to end? One where the comments were so explosive and entertaining that you couldn’t decide whether you should chime in and speak your mind, or continue to listen and  be intrigued... Read more »

The "Fall Crawl" Features Wine and Food Pairings on Mini Tour of Chicago Restaurants

The first time we tried a Wine Crawl back in the spring it was like “hey let’s just see if we could do it” in the summer it was more like lets see how big we can make it.  But for the upcoming  “Fall Crawl” (November 16th 2:30 – 10PM) we wanted to really raise... Read more »
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WATER FALLS Gala Raises Funds For Life Saving Clean Water Projects

WATER FALLS  Gala Raises Funds For Life Saving Clean Water Projects
Since its start in 2008, Surge has provided clean water to nearly 67,000 people in 8 countries.   Surge is committed to improving the health of people in those two countries, where water-borne diseases like cholera are the leading cause of illness. On October 12th, the Chicago-based non-profit  will hold WATER FALLS, an annual gala that... Read more »