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Easter Seals Festival of Trees Holiday Gala Will Make a Difference for Children and Adults With Autism
Date:11/29/2007

CVS Caremark to be honored as top corporate partner

CHICAGO, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ --

What: Join Zoraida Sambolin, co-anchor of the weekday edition of NBC5

News Today and Easter Seals at the 2007 Easter Seals Metropolitan

Chicago Festival of Trees Holiday Gala. The Gala is an annual event

that benefits local Chicago programs and services for children and

adults with autism, including the new Therapeutic School and Center

for Autism Research currently being built on Chicago's west side

and expected to be completed in Fall 2008.

Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago Festival of Trees Holiday Gala

Saturday, December 1, 2007

Cocktails begin at 6 pm

Dinner at 7:30 pm

The Grand Ballroom at

The Renaissance Chicago Hotel

One West Wacker Drive

Why: Each year, Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago gathers hundreds of its

volunteers, families, donors and staff to celebrate the season and

recognize an outstanding company and individual who have made a

significant contribution over the last year.

-- CVS Caremark has supported Easter Seals as a national corporate

partner for more than a decade and in 2006 committed $500,000

to Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago's Therapeutic School and

Center for Autism Research. Additionally, through its

award-winning signature philanthropic program, "All Kids Can,"

CVS Caremark has contributed nearly $4 million to support

Easter Seals services nationwide to help children with

disabilities play, learn and succeed in life.

-- Mr. Nuccio D'Argento is a community leader through his family

business, Vince's Italian Restaurant as well as a disability

advocate because of his son who has autism.

Interview Opps: -- F. Tim Muri, President and CEO, Easter Seals

Metropolitan Chicago

-- Maurice Snell, 2007 Easter Seals Adult Representative,

a young man living with autism -- with a college

degree and job

-- Jaime Smith, Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago's

client, recipient of four medals while participating

in the 2007 Special Olympics World Summer Games in

China

About Easter Seals

For 85 years, Easter Seals has been providing services that help children and adults with disabilities gain greater independence. Our primary services -- medical rehabilitation, job training and employment, child care, adult day services, and camping and recreation -- benefit 1.3 million individuals with disabilities and their families each year through more than 550 centers nationwide, in Puerto Rico and Australia. See great things at http://www.easterseals.com.


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