Seventh Annual Summer Eclipse to Benefit The Bridge Teen Center

Seventh Annual Summer Eclipse to Benefit The Bridge Teen Center

Skender Foundation will host its annual fundraiser, Summer Eclipse, on Thursday, July 19 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. This year’s event will help raise funds for The Bridge Teen Center, an innovative grassroots nonprofit community center designed around the interests and needs of teens in the Chicago suburbs. Tickets go on sale May 10 and can be purchased here

Sixth Annual Harvesting Hope Raises $37,000 for Snow City Arts

Sixth Annual Harvesting Hope Raises $37,000 for Snow City Arts

Comprised of young, philanthropic-minded professionals, the Builders' Board of Skender Foundation hosted its annual Harvesting Hope fundraiser on October 19 at Morgan’s on Fulton. This year’s charity partner and beneficiary was Snow City Arts, an organization that inspires and educates children and youth in hospitals through the arts. Nearly 300 people attended the event and raised $37,000.

Sixth Annual Summer Eclipse Raises $400,000 for Local Charities

Sixth Annual Summer Eclipse Raises $400,000 for Local Charities

Skender Foundation hosted its annual fundraiser, Summer Eclipse, on July 20 at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA). This year’s event highlighted Chicago Youth Programs (CYP), an award-winning organization that serves children across the entire city with a simple philosophy—to impact the long-term outcome of a child’s life, you must serve the child long-term.