Navigation Links
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.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Easter Seals
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Easter Seals Launches Program for Veterans Returning from Iraq and Afghanistan with Traumatic Brain Injuries
2. Houston Texans Star Players Ahman Green and Matt Schaub Help Easter Seals, Avondale House and Local Families Tackle Autism
3. Less Smog Now in Eastern U.S.: EPA
4. Eastern Alliance Insurance Group Appoints Cox Regional Marketing Director for Southeast
5. Human rights violations widespread in eastern Burma
6. Natural Nutrition to Hold International Shareholder Conference Call Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time
7. Easter Seals Awards State and Municipal Public Officials With 2007 Outstanding Advocate Awards
8. Stuart Collins Joins OrthoSynetics(TM) as Director, Eastern Region Sales
9. 2007 Ottawa & Eastern Ontario Physique Championship to be Sponsored by Natural Nutrition
10. Mayo Clinic Calls for Thorough Review of Canadian Pacifics Acquisition of the Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad
11. CardioTech Announces Conference Call on November 13 at 2:30 PM Eastern For Second Quarter of Fiscal 2008
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/8/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 08, ... ... and security executive networking and relationship-marketing firm, announced today that nominations will ... Information Security Executive® (ISE®) West Awards. , Awards include the Information ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... lower incidence rate of type 2 diabetes in the GrassrootsHealth cohort with substantially ... to make a change in public health,” states Carole Baggerly, Director of GrassrootsHealth, ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 08, 2016 , ... The ... annually in this country. The AutismOne 2016 Conference, which is being held May 25-29 ... often won’t hear elsewhere about helpful interventions and causes of chronic illness in children. ...
(Date:2/7/2016)... ... February 07, 2016 , ... Dr. Todd Hobgood ... his medical and surgical expertise. Technically known as deoxycholic acid or previously as ... a non-surgical alternative for reduction of fat below the chin (aka the “double ...
(Date:2/6/2016)... ... February 06, 2016 , ... ... disorder treatment helps to reduce the frequency and level of relapse. ... Re-Establishing Healthy Identity and Purpose,” will explore the critical tasks of the recovery ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/5/2016)... http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jsc97m/global ) ... "Global Musculoskeletal Partnering 2010-2016: Deal trends, players ... offering. --> http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jsc97m/global ) ... "Global Musculoskeletal Partnering 2010-2016: Deal trends, players ... offering. --> Research and ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... , Feb. 5, 2016  Venice,s newest ... is the first of its kind in the ... tattoos through advanced laser treatment. The physician-owned and ... Suncoast by storm with its revitalizing ... and advanced multi-wavelength Astanza Trinity technology. ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... Feb. 5, 2016 Dehaier Medical Systems ... the "Company"), which develops, markets and sells medical ... China and international markets, today ... aims to concentrate the Company,s resources to develop ... business and to focus more on its major ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: