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Wings to Cure gala takes flight for cancer research

Wings to Cure gala takes flight for cancer research

Cutting-edge cancer research was the fundraising focus of the second annual Hippocratic Cancer Research Foundation (HCRF) Gala, themed The Wings to Cure, on Oct. 14. Chaired by founder Eleni Bousis, the event attracted more than 600 guests to the Hilton Chicago to support innovative research at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.

The black-tie event began in the Normandie Lounge, where VIP guests enjoyed live music by Sharing Notes, a nonprofit that provides volunteer musicians for Chicago hospitals. Performance artists, dressed as angels, posed for photos with delighted partygoers.

During a program in the International Ballroom,...

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