RSS Contributor Archives: TerryBlaurock

Events: Personal PAC House Party with The Hon. Toni Preckwinkle

When: Thursday May 8, 2014 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Where: The home of Shari Snow MD, 4248 N. Hazel St., Chicago

What: Personal PAC’s House Party welcomes you, your mentors, relatives and colleagues to enjoy hors d’oeuvres with other pro-choice friends while getting important 2014 election information from Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle.

Please RSVP by May 1 to Linnea Lange at 312-422-0005. The House Party benefits Personal PAC. Reservations start at $35.

Events: Chicago NOW: Give Your Choice a Voice

When: Thursday April 24, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Where: The Heartland Cafe, 7000 N. Glenwood Ave., Chicago

What: Please join Chicago NOW for their fourth annual pro-choice speak-out, Give Your Choice a Voice, featuring spoken-word performances and pro-choice artwork from Illinois artist Heather Ault. Those attending will explain what choice means to them and how it has made a difference in their lives.

RSVP on Facebook. Minimum suggested donation is $10 with proceeds supporting the Chicago Abortion Fund and Chicago NOW.

Events: Planned Parenthood Fourth Annual Generations Celebration

When: Wednesday April 23, 2014. VIP reception 5:30 pm, Registration 6:30 pm, Program and Dinner 7:00 pm

Where: Navy Pier Grand Ballroom, Chicago

What: The Fourth Annual Generations Gala of Planned Parenthood of Illinois features award-winning journalist Renee Ferguson as mistress of ceremonies, honoree Katie Rich of Second City and special guest Cecily Strong, cast member of Saturday Night Live.

Tickets are $150 or $100 for age 35 or younger. Buy tickets or sponsorships here. For more information, contact Julie by email or at 312-592-6832.

Events: Fundraiser in Support of Illinois Dream Fund

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Where: Freeborn and Peters LLP, 311 S. Wacker Dr., Ste. 3000, Chicago

What: Freeborn and Peters LLP and the host committee invite you to join them for an event in support of the Illinois Dream Fund with keynote speaker Governor Pat Quinn. The Illinois Dream Fund is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that qualifies as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes.

Individual tickets are $100. Sponsor levels are available from $500 to $5,000; checks can be made payable to The Chicago Community Trust – Illinois Dream Fund. Purchase tickets and sponsorships here.

Events: State Senator Daniel Biss Town Hall Meeting

When: Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Where: Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave., Evanston

What: Senator Daniel Biss invites you to a town hall meeting to talk about the difficult and important choices facing the State of Illinois.