Organization: The Epilepsy Warriors Foundation
Where: Holiday Inn Mart Plaza. 350 W Mart Center Dr. Chicago, IL, 60654.
When: Saturday, April 20th, 2013 from 6:00PM-10:30PM.
Tickets: $150.00, can be purchased here.
The Bridge of Hope Gala Dinner will feature President of the Guardian Helmets Company and Former Linebacker of the Chicago Bears, Joey LaRocque as their guest speaker. There will also be a recorded video message from Minnesota Gophers coach, Jerry Kill and CBS 2 Chicago News Anchor, Rob Johnson. Special guest members of the Bears Team will also be in attendance for the charitable event.
The dinner, which will take place at the Holiday Inn Mart Plaza in Chicago, Il. asks attendees to, “join us as we continue to build Bridges within our community as we are all taking a walk across the Bridge of Faith in order to reach and cross the Bridge of Hope!
The fundraiser will benefit the Epilepsy Warriors Foundation, Changing the Face of Beauty, University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital & Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Funds for the Epilepsy Warriors Foundation are going towards an Epilepsy Resource Center to be located at the University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital and to the Health Learning Center at Northwestern Memorial Hospital to have more resources for Epilepsy families and patients. Funds will go to Changing the Face of Beauty, so they can continue their marketing campaign across Illinois to let others see that these children are special because of who they are and not the disability to show the world the beauty of our children through their eyes.