Gift of Adoption hosted its seventh annual signature event, Gather for the Gift, at the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago. Nearly 500 guests gathered to raise funds to help the nonprofit reach its goal of uniting 365 children with the gift of family this year. Emmy-award winning sportscaster and adoptive father Ernie Johnson joined as guests of honor and the event raised more than $515,000. giftofadoption.org
Emma Weaver, with a soccer ball at her feet, stopped abruptly in a home match last weekend in chilly Northfield….