Animal lovers turned out with their pets in tow for PAWS Chicago’s eighth annual Animal Magnetism event Feb. 28. Dozens of PAWS dogs and cats were on hand at Galleria Marchetti (825 W. Erie), ready to be adopted by one of the evening’s 350 guests, including emcees WKSC-FM’s Brotha’ Fred and “Kitchen Crashers” star Alison Victoria.
On Feb. 22, more than 300 guests poured their philanthropic energy into the Art Institute of Chicago, turning out to The Casino (195 E. Delaware) for the fifth annual Uncorked: A Case for Wine.
More than 600 guests donned their best crimson, cardinal and ruby hues to help take a stand against heart disease at the annual Go Red for Women Luncheon Feb. 21.
LINK Unlimited Scholars hosted the 10th annual Dream Keepers’ Award gala Feb. 19 at the Ritz Carlton Chicago (160 E. Pearson). The spotlight was on J.P. Morgan & Co.’s Patrice Purcell DeCorrevont, a longtime LINK mentor and honoree of the evening. Cochairs Elizabeth Hartigan Connelly, Susan Faccenda Walsh, Glen Tilton and Paul and Phillip Purcell turned out to show their support alongside guests who participated in live and silent auctions and enjoyed performances by Walt Whitman and the Soul Children of Chicago.