Chicago Event: 2013 Friends of La Rabida Awards Celebration

November 13, 2013 • Chicago, Events, Fashion Blog

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Marion Brooks NBC5 New Anchor at the 2013 Friends of La Rabida Awards Celebration

The 27th annual 2013 Friends of La Rabida Awards Celebration held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago last Friday honored community and health care leaders committed to children with special health care needs. Second City Style was there and met some of the best dressed as well as the most generous leaders in Chicago.

ABC7 Anchor Ravi Baichwal served as emcee for the evening, which featured dinner, dancing and an exciting live auction. All proceeds benefited La Rabida Children’s Hospital programs and services.

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Fashionable cocktail attire at the La Rabida 2013 Gala

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Michael Reinsdorf, Bob Arthur, CEO of Magellan Corp and Nancy Reinsdorf

The 2013 Friends of La Rabida Awards recipients were The Reinsdorf Family for Family Philanthropy, Drs. Cheryl and Eric Whitaker for Community Leadership, and Sharing Notes, a musical group founded by Allegra Montanari for Community Partnership.

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Drs. Eric and Cheryl Whitaker

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Brenda Wolf, CEO of La Rabida Children’s Hospital and Christine O’Reilly, Communications Director for the Chicago White Sox

La Rabida Children’s Hospital, established in 1896, is a pediatric specialty care hospital, treating children with chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities, and other lifelong conditions. La Rabida provides family centered, interdisciplinary care to 7,500 children with special health care needs each year at its lakeside location.

For more information and to donate visit Larabida.org

– Carol Calacci

Photos: Second City Style

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