November 28, 2010
Small Chicago Charities Benefit From an Investors’ Event
Sometimes the best way for small charities to raise money from a gala or other event is to let another group handle all the arrangements. That’s the lesson from a Chicago event that, in only its second year, raised more than $1-million in November for local children’s groups.
The event copies one in New York—it rounds up nationally known financial experts who volunteer to give people advice; the speakers rotate and each give investment tips for 15 minutes during a