The Young Professional Committee (YPC) of Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center welcomed 350 guests during its annual benefit headlined by stand-up magician Derek Hughes. Guests enjoyed cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and networking before the show. Hughes, who is the producer of The Carbonaro Effect and was a finalist on America’s Got Talent, left the crowd mesmerized. Attendees raised $60,000 to be used toward the museum’s programming and educational initiatives. ilholocaustmuseum.org
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