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2014-07-10 12:30:59

TEAM CHANCE runners offered exclusive racing benefits and the opportunity to double fundraising impact CHICAGO, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, July 20(th), Chicago's tourism, hospitality, and food and beverage industry will put aside competition and join TEAM CHANCE at Chicago's Rock n' Roll Half Marathon and 5K to support the Jackson Chance Foundation, a local non-profit dedicated to providing parking and transportation assistance for all families with critically ill babies in the...

2013-10-02 23:26:53

Multi-disciplinary TSC Center to Provide Greater Access and Quality of Care to TSC Patients throughout the Midwest Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Bcureful®—a non-profit organization whose mission is to accelerate research towards a cure for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC)—presented its inaugural donation in the amount of $20,000.00 to launch the new Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Center at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Lurie Children’s is...

2013-05-03 23:23:56

A life trustee of the Aspen Institute and past recipient of the Andrew Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy, Lester Crown will be receiving an award for his leadership and commitment to pediatric care as a long-serving board member at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 03, 2013 Philanthropist and civic leader Lester Crown of Chicago will be presented with the Children´s Trust Award for his extraordinary contributions to improving the lives of...

2012-08-16 23:03:51

Renowned pediatric plastic surgeon joins Lurie Childrens in Chicago (formerly Children's Memorial Hospital). Chicago, IL. (PRWEB) August 17, 2012 Arun K. Gosain, MD, joined Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children´s Hospital of Chicago as Division Head of Plastic Surgery on July 1, 2012. He comes from Rainbow Babies and Children´s Hospital in Cleveland where he served as Division Chief of Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Director of Craniofacial Anomalies Clinic and Director of Vascular...


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