Event Calendar Highlights
For all NorthShore University HealthSystem Foundation related press or event needs, please contact Kate Beckering, Senior Director of Auxiliaries and Events, at 224.364.7227.
Past NorthShore Foundation Events
2014 American Craft Exposition
August 22 - 24
The Auxiliary of NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) hosted their 30th annual American Craft Exposition from August 21-24, 2014. Ranked among the top craft expositions in America, the Show featured over 150 nationally recognized artists. Proceeds from the 2014 American Craft Exposition will establish a unique clinical program at NorthShore focused on ovarian cancer risk assessment and prevention. Learn more »
Kicks for Kids: The Associate Board’s Inaugural Kickball Tournament
July 26, 2014
Associate Board Members and friends relived some highlights from their childhood with a few games of kickballon Saturday, July 26. All proceeds supported the Infant Special Care Unit and Department of Pediatrics at NorthShore Evanston Hospital.
Be Part of the CURE
July 18, 2014
The Auxiliary of NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) at Highland Park Hospital hostedt its 2nd annual summer party Be Part of the CURE on July 18, 2014 at Highland Baking Co. in Northbrook. This event raises funds for NorthShore Kellogg Cancer Center at Highland Park Hospital. Learn more »
The Hospitals' Gala
June 14, 2014
The Auxiliary of NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) was pleased to host the 42nd Annual Hospitals’ Gala, Simply Chicago, on June 14, 2014 at the Sheraton Chicago.
Over 600 guests came together to enjoy the silent and live auctions, dancing to the music of the TVK Orchestra, and a special performance by Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. Proceeds support the Grainger Center for Simulation and Innovation. Learn more.
18th Annual Myra Rubenstein Weis Health Resource Center Luncheon
May 7, 2014
The Myra Rubenstein Weis (MRW) Benefit Committee was pleased to host the 18th Annual MRW Benefit Luncheon on May 7, 2014 at the Highland Park Country Club.
The theme this year was “Memory Matters “ and featured Guest Speaker James Mastrianni, MD, PhD, Director of The Center for Comprehensive Care & Research on Memory Disorders at the University of Chicago as well as honoree Bruce Brockstein, MD, Medical Director of the Kellogg Cancer Centers at NorthShore University HealthSystem. In addition to the incredible speakers and honoree, the luncheon featured a lively silent auction and raffle. Learn more.
2013 Associate Board Benefit
October 19, 2013
The Associate Board of NorthShore University HealthSystem had a fabulous Ninth Annual Benefit: An Evening Under the Harvest Moon featuring a raffle, silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, libations, dessert bar and the return of Dot Dot Dot. Proceeds supported Mother’s Milk Research, Cerebral Palsy Research, Neonatal Social Work Research and the Associate Board Emergency Family Fund at the Perinatal Family Support Center, which provides concrete assistance to families of children in the ISCU who are struggling to actively parent their hospitalized infant due to severe economic difficulties. Learn more.
2013 American Craft Exposition (ACE)
August 22-25, 2013
The Auxiliary of NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) at Evanston and Glenbrook Hospitals was pleased to host the 29th annual American Craft Exposition on August 22-25, 2013. Ranked amoung the top craft expositions in America, the Show featured 165 nationally recognized artists. Proceeds from the 2013 American Craft Exposition will establish a unique clinical program at NorthShore focused on ovarian cancer risk assessment and prevention. Learn more.
Auxiliary at Highland Park Hospitals’ Be Part of the CURE
July 26, 2013
A sold-out crowd enjoyed a fabulous summer party in support of NorthShore Kellogg Cancer Center at Highland Park Hospital. Delicious bites and beverages donated by ARAMARK and DC Sarnies added to the festivities, which also featured a silent auction, raffle and dancing. Funds allowed Kellogg Cancer Center to expand clinical research efforts, enhance patient care treatments and provide advanced collaborative nursing education. Learn more.
The 41st Annual Hospitals' Gala
June 22, 2013
The Auxiliary of NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) at Evanston and Glenbrook Hospitals was pleased to host the 41st Annual Hospitals’ Gala Diamonds and Dice, How Lucky Can You Get? on June 22, 2013 at Chicago’s Historic Union Station.
Nearly 500 guests came together to enjoy the silent and live auctions, dancing to the sound of the Steve Edwards Orchestra and casino gaming. Proceeds support “The DodoNA Project: DNA Prediction to Improve Neurological Health.”