Charities & Foundations

Dozens Of Horses Rescued From California Wildfires

Dozens Of Horses Rescued From California Wildfires

In Southern California, just outside Los Angeles, the Woolsey Fire was 91 percent contained after burning 96,949 acres and killing three people, at the time of this article posting. As the state begins the long journey towards recovering from the tragic California wildfires, we’re taking a look at the honorable …

The 17th PAWS Chicago Fur Ball & More

Committed to ending the killing of sheltered/homeless cats and dogs, countless animal lovers gathered at Chicago’s Drake Hotel on November 9th at 6:00 p.m. The gala welcomes nearly 900 guests and their canine companions to walk the red carpet, participate in live and silent auctions, and enjoy dinner and dancing. …

Victory Gardens Theater’s 2018 Chicago Stories Gala

The Victory Gardens Theater’s 2018 Chicago Stories Gala was held on October 20, 2018, Saturday, at the Four Seasons Hotel, Chicago. The Gala was held for the noble purpose of raising money for the purpose of supporting programs for education, for the development of new work, and steps to regulate …

Horses Without Humans: The Change We All Wish To See In The Horse World

As horse lovers, we are constantly on the lookout for new ways to help our beloved equine friends. While there may be a considerable amount of bad in the equestrian world, there is also an overwhelmingly large amount of good. This is especially true in the case of Horses Without …

Mercy Home’s 27th Annual Ringside Party – a Knockout

The bell rang and the crowd rose to their feet as the 27thAnnual Ringside for Mercy’s Sake kicked off with a buzz in the air at the Chicago Marriott Hotel grand ballroom. Benefitting the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls since 1991, this remarkable gala attracted hundreds of loyal supporters, …

Rita Hayworth Gala 2018, New York City

Always a staple of New York City social scene is the Rita Hayworth Gala. The fundraising event is an annual gala held by Princess Yasmin Aga Khan in New York City, Chicago, Palm Beach and the most recently added The Hamptons, NY. The program started in 1985 by Princess Yasmin, …

Angel Ball 2018 by Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation

On October 22, 2018, Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation held its signature fundraising event, “Angel Ball”  at Cipriani Wall Street in New York, and it was as glamorous and as grand as ever. The affair always holds a prominent place in the list of social hot happenings of New York City. It …

Chicago’s Columbus Day Parade: 65 Years of Entertainment, Festivities, and Fun!!!

The Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans will thrill Chicagoans, Illinois residents, and plenty of out-of-town visitors when they host the 2018 Columbus Day Parade on October 8th. The beloved event is set to begin at 12:30 PM, on State Street, and will proceed from Wacker Drive to Van Buren Street throughout the afternoon.

Dennis Tufano, Live at the Copernicus Center

The sensational sounds of the 60’s came alive at the Copernicus Center as Dennis Tufano “The Original Voice of the Buckinghams” captivated the audience on a recent Sunday afternoon at the Copernicus Center (5216 W. Lawrence Ave.)

Alzheimers Gala

The 31st Annual Chicago Rita Hayworth Gala

Started more than 30 years ago by Princess Yasmin Aga Khan in memory her Mother: Hollywood legend, Rita Hayworth, the annual Rita Hayworth Gala was held at the Hilton Chicago (720 S. Michigan Ave.) Inspired by Gene Wilder (who passed away in 2016 from alzheimer’s disease) this year’s theme was …