Archive for May 2012

Le Bal Magique Du Maroc/The Magical Ball of Morocco

To support a 115 year old organization’s role in educating and expanding French culture and language with Chicagoans of all ages: this is the mission statement of the Alliance Francaise De Chicago Woman’s Board Biennial Gala and was put into action for all to see at the Grand Ballroom of the Four Seasons Hotel on... Read more »

Campfire Ball at Venue One

Venue One (on W. Randolph St.) was the impressive location where over 700 enthusiastic professionals showed up to support a very worthy cause: the Children’s Oncology Services, Inc. 5th Annual Campfire Ball …. Excited guests feasted on camp-themed favorites such as hot dogs, grilled cheese sandwiches, and s’mores provided by Cork Catering. Overflowing were the... Read more »

Cocktails in the Coast

Friends and neighbors gathered recently on a chilly spring evening on E. Bellevue Pl. for a significant annual fundraiser: “Cocktails in the Coast” featured gourmet food, superior drinks, and refreshing music accompanied by dancing. This traditional fundraiser was started by GCN (Gold Coast Neighbors), an organization whose purpose is to beautify and improve the community’s... Read more »

Stella Foster receives the 41st Annual Dante Award

Chicago Sun-Times columnist, Stella Foster was honored this month for her excellence in journalism. Over 500 friends, family, and peers gathered to celebrate Stella at The Galleria Marchetti Banquet facilities. The award was bestowed upon Stella by the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans. Foster was born in Chicago and raised in the Englewood community.... Read more »

Diet Pepsi + Mother's Day - This Weekend in Chicago #CelebrateMom!

In celebration of Mother’s Day, Diet Pepsi will be surprising and refreshing their biggest fans on-the-go – moms! So while you’re out and about, make sure mom has a Diet Pepsi in hand because this Mother’s Day weekend, street teams will be stationed in CHICAGO and 15 cities nationwide, scouting out moms and rewarding them with refreshing... Read more »