DETAILS: The Danny Did Foundation’s 8th annual fundraising benefit, An Evening of Hearts & Hugs, will be held on September 30, 2017. This event is a fun night out and an opportunity to thank our supporters, celebrate progress against epilepsy, and raise funds to help more families in Danny Stanton’s name.
We are excited to host this event at a brand new, state-of-the-art venue on Chicago's lakefront: Theater On The Lake. Attendees will include families impacted by epilepsy, medical professionals, public officials, and advocates.
REGISTRATION: Online registration of $150 per person is coming soon.
When: Saturday September 30, 2017, 6:30 - 11 pm
Where: Theater On The Lake, Chicago, IL (Fullerton Ave & Lakeshore Dr.)
Format: Cocktails and small plates; a silent auction and group giving special appeal; awards and entertainment; and live music. The dress is cocktail attire.
ONLINE AUCTION: Our silent auction is online and will be coming soon. The auction will close at 10 pm CST on September 30th.
LIVE AUCTION: Details coming soon.
RAFFLE PRIZE: Details coming soon.
HONOREES: Danny Did will be proud to honor Gardiner Lapham as our Advocate of the Year. Gardiner advocates in honor of her son, Henry, who was lost to SUDEP at the age of 4.
DONATIONS: If you cannot attend this event but would like to make a donation, please click here and enter "Hearts & Hugs 2017" in the dedication field.
SPONSOR PARTNERS: Our partners will gain exposure before more than 500 guests on site and thousands more via social media. To learn more about our range of sponsorship tiers, click here or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
PARKING: Parking is available at Lincoln Park Zoo. Shuttles will be provided from the parking lot to the venue.