Tickets Now On Sale: 2013 Children’s Ball – Building Bridges From Research To Healthy Kids (Saturday, December 14, 2013) - to honor the physicians, scientists and staff at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Research Center! They work tirelessly to build bridges that provide the infrastructure, talent and knowledge to close the divide between innovative research and the patient’s bedside.
Peter Bensinger, Jr. & Heidi Wagman with James Malackowski & Kristi Stathis
Co-chairs, 2013 Children’s Research Fund Campaign and Children’s Ball
Help make a difference by Purchasing Your Children’s Ball tickets here!
A Cocktail Hour Like No Other!
In addition to enjoying specialty cocktails and lavish hors d’ouevres, guests will have the opportunity to visit interactive displays where world class Lurie Children’s researchers will be sharing their breakthrough discoveries. You’ll feel the enthusiasm of investigators who are: Continue reading
On October 24, 2013, The Children’s Research Fund friends and supporters came out to shop for a great cause, raising an unprecedented amount that will go towards funding basic and clinical pediatric medical research. Barneys New York hosted The Children’s Research Fund for a second year in a row. The evening was a huge success more than tripling attendance and money raised from last year. Thank you Barneys New York for hosting us and to all our friends and supporters, we hope you are enjoying your new purchases. See you again next year! See all the great photographs from the event on our Facebook Page here.
2013 Children’s Ball guests will have the opportunity to bid on a unique and exciting package made possible through the generosity of Children’s Research Fund Sponsor Van Cleef & Arpels.
Van Cleef & Arpels is pleased to offer the winner and a guest a rare behind-the-scenes experience including a tour of its renowned Paris workshop and a prized seat in the classroom of L’Ecole, the one and only jewelry school of its kind. Continue reading
The Children’s Research Fund in conjunction with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Research Center is pleased to invite you to get to know a few of Lurie Children’s finest researchers and their perspectives in pediatric research. Learn about innovative research on cancer biology and eye tumors and the surprising relationship between childhood obesity and violence, food allergy, genetics of skeletal development, urology, childhood muscle disease and spinal muscular atrophy, surgical simulation – repair of birth defects and neural tube closure defects – Spina Bifida . Continue reading