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Gilda’s Club Chicago Uncorked Join the Associate Board of Gilda’s Club Chicago after work for the annual Uncorked! Wine & Beer Tasting on March 5, 2015. Enjoy a tasting of fine wines, craft beers, delicious appetizers; and enter a raffle to win great prizes.

Wish Ball – This annual black tie gala helps generate revenue to support the Make-A-Wish mission of enriching the lives of hundreds of wish children each year with hope, strength and joy. The always magical night includes cocktails, dinner, dancing, a raffle, and live and silent auctions as well as celebrity entertainment.

Donor DayPoised For Success is looking for clothing for women to wear on a job interview and to wear to work on the job. They will be collecting winter clothes at their location in Lombard on February 14th from 10am until 1pm. For complete list of donation guidelines and needs, visit the Poised For Success website.

Foodie 5K – On April 15, 2015, join Northern Illinois Food Bank for their 2nd annual Foodie 5k fun run featuring a post-run festival with entertainment, food trucks and a kid’s zone.  This event is perfect for families, friends, community groups and corporations to create a team and fundraise for the Food Bank.

PAWS Chicago’s Seventh Annual Animal Magnetism – Enjoy an evening of dancing, cocktails, a delicious buffet and silent and live auctions at PAWS Chicago’s Annual Animal Magnetism event on March 20, 2015. This sensational, dog-friendly event is attended by more than 350 guests and their furry companions and raises money to save the lives of homeless pets.