Chicago philanthropist Ann Lurie, along with a committee of leading philanthropists and Chicago civic leaders, will host a gala to offer a first look at the newly-completed Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.
The event will be held on Friday, April 20th at 6 p.m. at Lurie Children’s, 225 E. Chicago Avenue. Guests will enjoy exclusive, first-look tours of the hospital, dinner and entertainment. Highlights of the evening include actress Sarah Jessica Parker as guest host and a performance by Harry Connick Jr..
“The goal of the event is to celebrate the completion of the state-of-the-art, 23-story building and to raise an additional $5 million for its fundraising campaign,” said Lurie. “Philanthropy is the cornerstone of this endeavor, and when donors see the unique and healing elements of this facility, I hope that they will be as amazed and proud as I am to know they played such »
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