The 2017 Celebrating Life Gala will be held Friday, June 9, 2017, from 5:30 - 8:30 at the Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park.
Celebrating Life honors the accomplishments of leaders in the work of breast cancer, healthcare disparities and women's health; raises awareness about inequities in women's healthcare; and raises critical funds to support care and advocacy for thousands of women.
Celebrating Life will honor Champions for outstanding leadership in the fight for women's health in Illinois and across the country:
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, the 47th U.S. Senator from the State of Illinois
Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, Representative for the 9th District of Illinois
Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois
Monica E. Peek, MD, MPH, MSc, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago
Barbara Akpan, RN, Founding member of the Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force
The evening will be emceed by Roz Varon, Traffic/Transportation Anchor for ABC 7 News.
Join us as we Celebrate Life and Save Women's Lives!