Area philanthropists host charitable events
Updated: April 13, 2012 9:14PM
Rose Wolf of Highland Park is the chairman for the Hadassah North Shore Chapter’s continuing Mitzvah Project. (847) 205-1900, northshore.hadassah.org.
Mickey Brown of South Barrington is the chairman for the CareerPlace “Get Jazzed” Benefit on April 14 at Park Ave. Wine Bar, 205 Park Ave., Barrington. (847) 304-4157, mycareerplace.org.
Mary Beth Wejman of Glenview is the chairman of St. Catherine Laboure Parish Women’s Club “Late Nite Catechism” benefit on April 14 in Marian Hall, 3535 Thornwood, Glenview. Joyce, (847) 729-0514 or Vi, (847) 729-1457.
Betty Budnik of Highland Park is the chairman for the New Foundation Center Spring Benefit on April 15 at Next Theatre, Noyes Cultural Center, 907 Noyes St., Evanston. newfoundationcenter.org, Mary Gallagher (847) 501-2879.
Linda Magad and Dora Grinberg of Mundelein are the co-chairmen for Chaverot Hadassah of the North Shore Chapter Program on April 16 at Lakeside Lodge at Grand Dominion, Mundelein. (847) 205-1900, email@example.com.
Elaine Silver of Deerfield is the chairman for Aviva/Lilah Hadassah’s Fundraising Boutique on April 17. (847) 205-1900, northshore.haassahorg
Jackie, Jason, Zachary, Aaron and Julia Peltz of Glencoe are the co-chairmen of the North Shore Congregation Israel Fundraiser on April 17 at 1185 Sheridan Road, Glencoe. Allison Rosenfeld, (312) 444-2844.
Michele Solomon of Buffalo Grove and Barbara Saxton-Turek of Northbrook are the co-chairmen for Hadassah North Shore Chapter’s annual Book & Author Luncheon & Benefit on April 18 at Highland Park Country Club, 1201 Park Ave West. (847) 205-1900, northshore.hadassah.org.
Cindy Annibali and Laura Capstick, both of Lake Forest, are the co-chairmen for the Allendale Shelter Club Spring Luncheon/Fundraiser on April 19, at Allendale Shelter Club, 300 N. Green Bay Road, Lake Forest. allendaleshelterclub.org.
Cathy Busch of Winnetka and Peggy Swartchild of Winnetka are the co-chairmen for the Antiques & Garden Fair preview evening on April 19 at the Chicago Botanic Garden. (847) 835-6944, chicagobotanic.org.
Jan Mosoff of Buffalo Grove is the chairman for Henrieta Szold Hadassah’s Holocaust Remembrances Day on April 19 at a members home in Long Grove. (847) 205-1900, northshore.hadassah.org.
Prue and Frank Beidler of Lake Forest and Ronna and Paul Lehmann of Evanston (and their children) are the co-chairmen of Planned Parenthood of Illinois’ Generations Benefit on April 19 at the Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park, 200 N. Columbus Drive, Chgo. Ppil.Org/generations, (312) 592-6858.
Pam Phillips Weston and Roger Weston of Winnetka and Christine and Michael Pope of Glencoe are the co-chairmen for the Writers’ Theatre’s 20th Anniversary WordPlay Benefit Gala on April 21 at the Four Seasons Hotel, Grand Ballroom, 120 E. Delaware Place, Chgo. (847) 242-6012, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dora Jaeger of Lake Forest and Gwen Heyman of Highland Park are the co-chairmen for the Metropolitan Chicago Region’s ORT Benefit Lunch on April 22 at a suburban country club. (847) 291-0475, email@example.com.
Laura Roth of Kenilworth and Sonja Smith of Winnetka are the co-chairmen of The Woman’s Board of Rush University Medical Center’s Annual Spring Luncheon on April 24 at The Four Seasons Hotel, 120 E. Delaware, Chgo. (312) 942-6513, thewomansboard.org.
Lynda Maram of Highland Park is the chairman for Chai Hadassah’s Knitters/Crocheters & Benefit on April 25 at a member’s home in Highland Park. (847) 205-1900, northshore.hadassah.org.
Lori Nerenberg of Wilmette is a co-chairman of The Women’s Board of The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC) Benefit as part of the Merchandise Mart International Antiques Fair on April 26. ric.ejoinme.org, (312) 266-8729, (312) 238-6023
Greg and Anna Brown of Barrington Hills are the co-chairmen of the American Cancer Society’s Discovery Ball on April 28 at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, 221 N Columbus Dr., Chgo. (312) 279-7213, discoveryball.org.
Tina Plunkett is the chairman of the Hands of Peace “Imagine....Peace” Gala/Benefit on April 28 at the Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel, 933 Skokie Blvd., Northbrook. (847) 724-2777, handsofpeace.org.
Ann and Ray Franczak are the co-chairmen of the Society for the Preservation of Human Dignity Spirit of Life Gala/Benefit on April 28 at Stonegate Conference and Banquet Centre, 2401 W. Higgins, Hoffman Estates. Liz Noe, (847) 359-4967, ext. 19, sphd.org
Sharon Weintraub and Judi Ohren of Mundelein are the co-chairmen of Chaverot Hadassah of the North Shore Chapter’s Culminating Luncheon/Benefit on April 29 at White Deer Golf Club, 250 W Greggs Pkwy, Vernon Hills. (847) 205-1900, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Karen Hunt of Evanston and Debra Favre of Wilmette are the co-chairmen of The Evanston Art Center’s (EAC) 25th Annual Spring Benefit Art Auction from April 29-May 19. (847) 475-5300, evanstonartcenter.org.
Sheryl Ackerson and Vicki White of Buffalo Grove, Heidi Patzik of Highland Park and Dina Hoffman of Northbrook are the co-chairmen of Hadassah North Shore Chapter’s Fashion Show & Luncheon/Fundraiser on April 29 at Hyatt Deerfield, 1750 Lake Cook Rd., Deerfield. (847) 205-1900, email@example.com.
Sara and Andrew Poticha of Northbrook and Linda and David Ross of Winnetka are the co-chairmen of Moriah Congregation’s JUF Event on April 29, at the synagogue, 200 Taub Drive, Deerfield. Karen Zaransky, (312) 444-2810.
Shari and Duncan Forsythe of Northbrook are the co-chairmen of Temple Beth-El’s JUF Event on April 29, at synagogue, 3610 W. Dundee, Northbrook.Karen Zaransky, (312) 444-2810, KarenZaransky@juf.org.