Support UVA’s Madison House @ 2nd Annual Holiday Party

uva_club_chicagoJoin the UVA Club of Chicago, in conjunction with Madison House Alumni Council, for our 2nd annual Holiday Party, Thursday, December 8
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

There are several door prizes to purchase during this event. Any donations will go to Madison House’s Holiday Sharing Program, which endeavors to aid needy families in the Charlottesville, VA area.

Your $10 entrance fee gets you appetizers and special prices on drinks.

This event is in River North at the Pepper Canister (509 N Wells St, 60654).

Click HERE to register.  We are looking forward to seeing you there!

Questions?  Please contact Jen Austin (CLAS ’05) at jenniferhaustin@gmail.com

UVA Club of Chicago: Cavs Care – Spooky Zoo Spectacular

spooky-zooThe 30th Annual Spooky Zoo Spectacular is a not-for-profit event held at the Lincoln Park Zoo that endeavors to create a safe trick-or treating environment for Chicago area children.

The UVA Club of Chicago, in conjunction with the event organizers, is helping to recruit volunteers to staff and manage the event this coming Saturday, October 29 @ 8:30 am1:00 pm

Volunteer meet-up, check in and free breakfast will be provided at the zoo’s Wild Things Cafe at 8:30 a.m. The volunteering portion of the event will run from 9:30 a.m. until roughly 1:00 p.m. Afterwards, a volunteer appreciation party will be held at 2158 N. Halsted.

For more information, please contact Kristina Hamilton (CLAS ’09) at kahamilton09@gmail.com.

Looking for volunteer opportunities?

compassprobonoCompass Pro Bono matches small teams of top MBAs with qualified non-profits for an array of consulting projects that include; Marketing, Partnerships, Strategic Planning, Board Development, etc.  Locally, both D’14 Michael Humenansky and D’16 Vivek Mehta have rolled up their sleeves to get involved.  Michael worked with Compass while consulting in Washington D.C. and both are involved in the Chicagoland.

For more information visit CompassProBono.org and reach out to Compass’s Executive Director in Chicago, Julie Walther at JWalther@CompassChicago.org.