All in Philanthropy
“We want to have businesses rethink the way that they donate,” said Husar. “Not just donate for the sake of donating but donate in a way that actually helps people,” Ernst Berlin, co-founder Lost Format.
Founded in 1986 by Donald J. DePorter, to date, CGG has planted more than 4,000 new trees, cleaned up in excess of 1.3 million pounds of trash and added 150-plus acres of green space. The event raised more than $300,000 and proceeds will benefit Expressway Partnership.
Liam Aiken (Lemony Snickets, Road to Perdition) of Los Angeles, Calif., from left, with his mom, Moya Aiken of Conn., Misericordia visiting artist, Bob Bourke of Evanston, Bob Soudan of Glencoe, board member, event Matisse sponsor and parent of Misericordia resident.
Since opening in 1991, CPA has helped more 5,000 people and currently provides services for 350-400 Chicago-area children and parents.