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5 Festive Fundraisers

Nicole Ross | February 17, 2017 | Feature Features

Looking for a way to give back? March is filled with opportunities.
Guests at last year's Animal Magnetism event enjoyed an elegant evening with their furry friends.

1. Guardians of Hope Dinner
Join Holy Trinity High School on March 3 for the 24th Annual Guardians of Hope Dinner, featuring a cocktail reception, raffles, auctions, awards ceremony and more. The event raises funds for the school’s Student Financial Assistance Programs. 600 E. Grand Ave., 773.278.4212

2. Spring Training 2017
The Chicago Children’s Museum Metropolitan Board will host its seventh annual Hide N’ Seek event—offering food, music and fun—on March 4. Ticket sales support the Museum’s mission of creating a community where playing and learning connect. 700 E. Grand Ave., 312.527.1000

3. Green Gala
Kick off the St. Patrick’s Day season with The Ireland Funds’ Seventh Annual Green Gala on March 4, hosted by its Chicago Young Leaders. Enjoy fine dining, drinking, dancing and chance to win a trip for two to Ireland. 247 E. Ontario St., 312.419.9304

4. Tribute to Achievement
Help the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana prepare for their futures at this premier fundraising dinner taking place March 16. 120 E. Delaware Place, 855.456.8347

5. MS Half Court Classic
Bring out your inner Jordan on the Chicago Bulls’ home court on March 18. All proceeds from the coed, four-on-four tournament benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 1901 W. Madison St., 312.423.1181

6. Animal Magnetism
This pet-friendly celebration welcomes animal lovers to a night of cocktails, food and drinks, dancing, entertainment and a silent auction on March 24. Proceeds benefit PAWS Chicago, an organization committed to helping the city’s homeless pets. 401 N. Morgan St., 773.843.4887


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