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Living + Giving
Hinsdale Junior Woman’s Club helps Hephzibah Children’s Organization
For the 11th year in a row, Aging Care Connections hosted its Sports Ball benefit gala at Harry Caray’s in Lombard on May 5. Sarah Spain, local ESPN personality, emceed the event that attracted a capacity crowd.
The fashion at Churchill Downs was given a run for its money as supporters of the Hinsdale Auxiliary of Children’s Home + Aid gathered at Butterfield Country Club on May 5, for their annual Kentucky Derby Day Post Party.
Held on May 4 at Bobak’s Signature Events at Seven Bridges in Woodridge, the supporters of Metropolitan Family Services DuPage raised a glass to the 11th Annual DuPage Gala.
More than 1,500 walkers of the 16th Annual Walk for Wellness House came out on the morning of May 6, to make great strides in support of the Hinsdale not-for-profit mainstay.
More than 1,000 women spent the beginning of their Mother’s Day running through Hinsdale during the “Run Like a Mother” 5K race and fundraiser. More than $30,000 was raised for Bridge Communities, a not-for-profit organization that transforms the lives of homeless families in DuPage County by providing homes and hope to moms and their children.
As a follow-up event to the organization’s “Clubbin’ for a Cause” last March, the Hinsdale Junior Woman’s Club (HJWC) hosted a lively year-end banquet and awards night at Salt Creek Club on the evening of May 8.