Philanthropy Perspectives

Philanthropy Perspectives, a bi-monthly newsletter emailed to supporters of NorthShore University HealthSystem, provides profiles on grateful patients and friends who have made charitable contributions to NorthShore, as well as details on opportunities for involvement including volunteer groups and events.

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Philanthropy Perspectives

A bimonthly e-newsletter recognizing the impact of your support.

May 21, 2015


NorthShore Foundation's event season is right around the corner! You can make a profound difference in the lives of patients and impact future innovations in healthcare by supporting these activities. The season runs through October, so there are several opportunities to enjoy the festivities and support NorthShore.
               

 

The Auxiliary's Summer Soirée

Saturday, June 13
Morgan Manufacturing, 401 N. Morgan, Chicago

6:30 p.m.–Midnight

A different look (no longer a seated, black tie dinner) and exciting new venue will serve as the backdrop for the 2015 Summer Soirée, formerly the Hospitals’ Gala. Dinner and dessert stations, live entertainment, and a wide variety of raffle and auction items will greet the expected 700 guests. Read more

 

 

The Auxiliary at Highland Park Hospital’s Be Part of the CURE Summer Party

Friday, July 31
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
100 Grainger Parkway, 
Lake Forest
7:00p.m.–10:00 p.m.

The Be Part of the CURE Summer Party will once again raise funds for NorthShore Kellogg Cancer Center at NorthShore Highland Park Hospital, and for Personalized Medicine research. Read more

 

 

The Auxiliary's American Craft Exposition (ACE)

Thursday, September 24
Preview Party, 5:30 to 9:00 pm  

ACE show: September 25 through 27
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday;
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. on Sunday

Chicago Botanic Garden,
1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe 


New venue. New date. Same extraordinary event! The Auxiliary’s American Craft Exposition (ACE) is moving to the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe this year and is being held in late September rather than August. This juried exposition and sale of fine craft features one-of-a-kind pieces and uniquely creative artwork from artists from all over the country. Read more

 

The Associate Board's 11th Annual Benefit

Saturday, October 24
The Auditorium Library at Roosevelt University,
430 S. Michigan, Chicago,
8:00 p.m.–Midnight

The Associate Board’s 11th Annual Benefit is sure to be at the top of the “must-do” fall event list as young professionals dedicated to offering their time and support for NorthShore will meet to raise funds for the Department of Pediatrics and Personalized Medicine research. Read more

 
 

RECAP: Spring Luncheon Success      

Wednesday May 6, 2015
The Myra Rubenstein Weis (MRW) Health Resource Center Benefit Luncheon was held on May 6, netting nearly $80,000, thanks to the more than 350 attendees who enjoyed an afternoon luncheon and speaker Elizabeth Lombardo, PhD, a regular contributor to The Today Show  and best-selling author of A Happy You. Gustavo C. Rodriquez, MD, Director of the NorthShore Kellogg Cancer Center and Matthews Family Chair of Gynecologic Oncology Research at NorthShore, was the day’s honoree. Read more

 
 

To continue making an impact, please make a gift online.

NorthShore University HealthSystem Foundation 
1033 University Place, Suite 450, Evanston, IL 60201
Phone: 224.364.7200  |  Email: philanthropy@northshore.org

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Philanthropy Perspectives

A bimonthly e-newsletter recognizing the impact of your support.

April 27, 2015

Best Friends Seek Cure for Parkinson's

They met more than a decade ago, when their daughters were in a theater program together, and quickly became close friends. When Jodi Mara was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2006, Barb Stonecipher was there for her, supplying emotional support. Read More
       

                                

 

The Next Generation of Medicine: Personalized for You

 

Henry “Mark” Dunnenberger, PharmD, Senior Clinical Specialist Pharmacogenomics, NorthShore Center for Personalized Medicine, believes that Personalized Medicine is the “next generation” of medicine, an approach that will not only treat disease, but also predict and potentially prevent many diseases. Here he defines pharmacogenomics, and how it stands to make a revolutionary impact on patient treatment and outcomes. Read More

 

 

 

 

Celebrate NorthShore Nurses!

National Nurses Week is May 6‒12, 2015. You can change lives by making a donation to the Nursing STARs Program. The Nursing STARs Program allows you to Say Thanks And Recognize excellence in nursing while providing vital scholarship support for NorthShore nurses. All gifts received through Nursing STARs will directly benefit nurses as they continue their education.


Please consider making a gift to the Nursing STARs Program. Click here to make a gift today!

 

Gift of Knowledge from School Teacher     

Japanese physician Atsushi Takayama, MD, spent two weeks visiting NorthShore, shadowing Thomas Triantafillou, MD, a specialist in geriatric medicine. When he left, he took with him newfound knowledge to take even better care of the growing rural elderly population in his homeland. Read More

 

Mark Your Calendars      

MRW Health Resource Center Benefit Luncheon - May 6

Summer Soirée - June 13

Be Part of the CURE - July 31

American Craft Exposition (ACE) - September 24‒27

Associate Board Benefit - October 24   

 

To continue making an impact, please make a gift online.

NorthShore University HealthSystem Foundation 
1033 University Place, Suite 450, Evanston, IL 60201
Phone: 224.364.7200  |  Email: philanthropy@northshore.org

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