Supporting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital by uniting Chicago’s leaders of tomorrow in an effort to advance cures for pediatric cancer so that no child dies in the dawn of life.
The fifth annual St. Jude Day at the Derby will feature an afternoon of networking, cocktails, mint juleps, light appetizers, a hat contest, derby-themed games and prizes, and a great raffle. This event will draw over 150 young professionals in the Chicago area.
Barn & Co. 950 West Wrightwood Avenue Chicago, Illinois
Crutches sized especially for children help them maneuver during treatment. Your gift can help St. Jude provide the tools necessary for our young patients to stay mobile.
One red blood cell transfusion
Children undergoing treatment for cancer and other life-threatening diseases often need transfusions. Your gift can help St. Jude provide the best care and treatment for patients.
One hour of physical therapy
Physical therapy helps ensure every child treated here enjoys the highest quality of life possible.
Two days of oxygen
During treatment, St. Jude patients may need oxygen to help their bodies function properly and aid in healing. Your gift can help cover the cost of two days of oxygen for a St. Jude patient.
Patient family necessities for 20
Parents who bring their children to St. Jude often leave home in a hurry and forget to pack day-to-day necessities, such as shampoos, razors, deodorant, toothbrushes and lotion. At Tri Delta Place, our short-term housing facility, parents can obtain these essentials free of charge.
Board Leadership Team President - Roman Feola Vice President - Rashal Baz Treasurer - Jaqueline Lentz Secretary - Taylor Davis Membership Chair - Patricia Thomas PR and Marketing - Jordan Fossali and Marissa Jaeckel
Annual Event Chairs Derby Party Co-chairs - Brittany Malone and Ruba Nemer Harvest Moon Co-chairs - Meagan Brown and Greg Gonzalez
Board Members Chris O'Connell Connor Reed Elizabeth Faber Ellen Schram Jack Hickey Jane Sutlmeier Kandis Jernigan Marissa Rose Ozgul Baysar Karen Silvasy