Bear Tie Ball

30th-anniversary celebration

Join Bear Necessities and Co-Chairs Donna Rotunno and Kirk Williams for an extraordinary evening to support children and families battling pediatric cancer and to celebrate 30 years of bringing hope and joy into their lives.

This year’s event honors Tom & Donna Lee Itrich and Amanda Puck with the William J. Casey Hope Award. The evening will include a live auction, dinner, dancing, live music, and more.

When: Saturday, June 10, 2023 beginning at 6 p.m.

Where: Great Hall at Union Station

Funds raised during the event will support our mission: to provide unparalleled hope and support to those touched by pediatric cancer. If you cannot join us, we hope you consider making a donation.

View our sponsorship packet.

Purchase your ticket or sponsorship.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk for Friday, June 9 – Monday, June 12. Click here to make reservations no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 19.

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55 West Wacker Dr, Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60601

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Serving Golisano Children's Hospital
& greater Southwest Florida
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