HFC Midwest Distributes Almost $600,000 in 2008 to the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse
Midwest - 12/20/2008
HFC Southwest held 3 events in 2008. The award-winning 6th Annual Chicago Open Your Heart to the
Children benefit was held on May 15, 2008 in Millenium Park. Over 400 guests
in attendance to enjoy an evening of cocktails, dinner, a raffle, silent auction and live auctions, and live music. The Committee of Hope held its annual Poker Tournament at Joe's Pub on June 26, 2008, which was attended by over 300 guests. Also, the Twin Cities Committee held a small cocktail party on December 4, 2008.
The Midwest Branch wishes to thank its generous supporters, including:
Sheffield Asset Management
The Foster Walsh Family
Winston & Strawn
Grosvenor Capital Management LP
RSM McGladrey, Inc.
Thanks to these successful events and a number of personal contributions, the
2008 Midwest Branch distributed over almost $600,000 in 2008 in grants to community-based
nonprofit organizations in Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin.