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FIA - FUTURES CARES CHARITY DINNER
The Futures Cares Charity Dinner gives companies and individuals in the futures and options industry the opportunity to provide funds to feed people in need. Since 2008 this industry has raised more than $2 million for the Greater Chicago Food Depository.
Presented by: FIA Expo 2014
CHICAGO COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE AWARDS DINNER
Often referred to as "the Oscars" of the Chicago commercial real estate industry, this dinner draws more than 1,800 of Chicagoland's top commercial property professionals. Raising more than $13 million in the past 25 years, it’s a great way to support our hunger-relief programs.
Presented by: Associated Bank and Crain's Chicago Business
For 29 years, our member agencies, including soup kitchens, pantries and shelters, have raised money to support their communities by joining a 3.1-mile lakefront walk. More than 14,200 strong united in the fight against hunger at this year's event.
Premier Sponsors: ABC 7 Chicago, ConAgra Foods Foundation, Hillshire Brands Foundation, McDonald's Corporation
Canstruction Chicago in partnership with AIA Chicago celebrates the 8th annual design and build competition benefiting the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Twenty participating teams from local Chicago architecture, engineering, design and construction firms use their skills to create incredible structures using canned goods. Last year’s event brought in nearly 98,000 pounds of shelf-stable food for the Food Depository’s network of 650 soup kitchens, food pantries, shelters and programs throughout Cook County.
Presented by: JP Morgan Chase and Whole Foods Market