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Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation 2017 Be My Valentine Family Event

Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation Be My Valentine Family Event

Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation Be My Valentine Family Event

Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation is hosting the sweetest event of the year with the 2017 Be My Valentine Family Event celebrating 10 years on Sunday, January 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. held at The Drake Hotel, 140 East Walton Place.

The fun-filled event features a delicious brunch buffet and many Valentine’s events perfect for the entire family. Special events include a performance by The Jesse White Tumblers and character appearances courtesy of Sparkles Entertainment. Other activities include a cookie decorating station with Sweet Mandy B’s, arts and crafts provided by Sew Crafty, PIXI Girl Parties hair and makeup for kids, games in the Abt Arcade and more family-friendly entertainment throughout the day. The Allergy Friendly treat table is provided by Smarties and Gimbal’s Fine Candies and prosecco for parents to enjoy is sponsored by Breakthru Beverage. Pop up shops with Frankie’s On the Park, Belle & June, Diptyque and Alexis Bittar will be available. Music is provided by DJ Versage and step and repeat photos by Sheri Whitko Photography will capture the event. Guests will also have a chance to win fabulous prizes from the silent auction.

This year’s “Be My Valentine” Family Event is co-chaired by Sarna Lee Goldenberg, Libby Langsdorf and Jennifer Meyers. All proceeds benefit the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation and will go toward breast cancer research, fellowships and education programs at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. Expect this event to sell-out, so get your tickets now! Tickets are $85 for adults and $65 for children in advance and tickets are available by calling (312)-926-7133 or visit the LSCRF website at

Sponsorships are available at the following levels for the “Be My Valentine” Family Event: $500 Heart Sponsor, two tickets; $1,500 Hugs and Kisses Sponsor, four tickets; $2,500 Candy Hearts Sponsor, six tickets; $5,000 Cupid Sponsor, eight tickets; $7,500 Sweetheart Sponsor, 10 tickets; and $10,000 Valentine’s Sponsor, 12 tickets. For more information about sponsorships, call (312)-926-7133.

About the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation (LSCRF)
Since its inception in 1985, LSCRF has raised over $30 million toward advancing the understanding of breast cancer. For the last 24 years, LSCRF has been affiliated with Northwestern Medicine, helping to fund research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center in novel treatments, education and early detection of breast cancer. LSCRF also funds fellowships in areas such as breast surgery, breast imaging, pathology and hematology/oncology to ensure that more patients have access to professionals with advanced training in the treatment of breast cancer. For more information on the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation or to make a donation go to

About Northwestern Memorial HealthCare
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (NMHC) is the corporate parent for the Northwestern Medicine health system whose medical staff of more than 4,000 includes more than 1,000 residents and fellows and nearly 1,500 employed physicians who are part of the Northwestern Medical Group or the Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group. In 2014, the health system served more than 600,000 patients at its nearly 70 diagnostic and ambulatory sites across Chicago including six hospitals; Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital in Lake Forest, Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital in Geneva, Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Community Hospital in Dekalb and Northwestern Medicine Valley West Hospital in Sandwich.

About Northwestern Medicine®
Northwestern Medicine is the shared strategic vision of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine to transform the future of healthcare and become one of the nation’s premier destinations for patient care. Each day, 26,500 clinical and administrative staff, medical and science faculty and medical students come together with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

About the Lurie Cancer Center
The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University is dedicated to scientific discovery, advancing medical knowledge, providing compassionate, state-of-the-art cancer care, and training the next generation of clinicians and scientists. Outstanding basic, translational, and clinical research complements a full range of prevention, early detection, treatment, rehabilitation and palliative care programs for all types of cancer.

One of only two National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in Illinois, the Lurie Cancer Center is a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of 25 of the world’s leading cancer centers dedicated to improving the quality and effectiveness of cancer care, and of the Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium. Learn more about the Lurie Cancer Center at

Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation Be My Valentine Family Event


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