If you plan on attending one charity event this year, this is the one. Last year I raised over $100,000 for Childrens Memorial Hospital.

Please join the North Suburban Medical Research Junior Board (NSMRJB) for a fabulous evening of food, fun and philanthropy to raise funds for important pediatric research at Children's Memorial Hospital.

The 14th Annual Summer Soiree, "Havana Nights", will be held on Thursday, July 23 at 6:30 p.m. at Ron Durchin's Autowerks of Northbrook.

Chefs from Chicagoland's premier restaurants will be there to offer a taste of summer. Participating restaurants include Eleven City Diner, Toffee Break, Francesca's North, and many more.

Tickets are available for $150. Purchase tickets online>>.

Enter to win one of many fabulous raffle prizes. Raffle tickets will be available for $25 each or 5 tickets for $100. Purchase raffle tickets online>>.

Raffle Prizes:
$1,000 Neiman Marcus gift certificate good for purchases in the jewelry department at the Northbrook Court location.
Three-day and two-night stay at the Ritz Carlton located in Laguna Niguel, California. This resort is a perfect weekend retreat for some golfing and surfing. Includes two round-trip tickets on United Airlines.
Eight-day and seven-night stay in a two-bedroom, two-bath resort condo at the Grand Mayan located in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. This oceanfront resort offers something for everyone with on-site dining, multiple pools, wave pool, lazy river, full spa and gym.
If you are unable to attend, please consider making a gift.

For more information, please call Melanie Goodman at 847.433.4227.

The NSMRJB is an affiliated organization of Children's Memorial Hospital. Since its inception 15 years ago, the board has devoted over $1.5 million to research aimed at treating, curing and preventing childhood diseases