Archive for October 2015

HBK Sponsors Casa Central

On Thursday October 22nd, Casa Central hosted their Annual Awards Dinner @Lowes Chicago Hotel. HBK was a proud sponsor of the event and would like to congratulate all the awardees. Dinner Chair: Anne R. Pramaggiore, President and Chief Executive Officer, ComEd Community Builder Award: Wrigley, a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated Pastora San Juan Cafferty Legacy Award: Richard M. Jaffee, Chairman, Oil-Dri Corporation of America

HBK Sponsors Champions for Children’s

On Friday October 16th, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago  held their annual Champions for Children’s event. The event took place at the Hilton on the Magnificent mile.  Over 20 professional athletes who support the hospital were present and their team mascots from the Chicago White Sox “SouthPaw” to “Tommy Hawk” from the Chicago Blackhawks. All funds raised during the event will be used

Guys Night Out for Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center

The Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center hosted their 8th Annual Guys’ Night Out for the Kids on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at Kaiser Tiger. The night helped raise more than $150,000 for the center. The Chicago Children’s Advocacy is the city’s only not-for-profit organization that coordinates the efforts of child protection staff, law enforcement professionals, family advocates, medical experts and mental health clinicians under one roof.

Critical Care Learning and Leadership Council Preview Meeting

On Tuesday September 29 Lurie’s Foundation Board held their Critical Care Learning and Leadership Council Preview Meeting. As part of the meeting Mr. Ron Kaminski, Vice Chair, and  Bob Winter, Chair, of the Critical Care Council introduced the Critical Care Unit’s Commitment to Continuous Quality Care through metrics. One of the Learning and Leadership Councils goals it so educate and engage Foundation Board members by


On behalf of HBK, thank you to all those who participated in the JDRF One Walk this past Sunday. HBK joined forces with ComEd’s Warrenville and Chicago’s Aldridge Electric walk teams to help raise more than $3K for the cause. The  JDRF Walk is the largest type 1 diabetes (T1D) event in the world. JDRF is the leading global organization funding promising, life-changing T1D research. It’s our goal