Join us for a week-long celebration of Creative Arts Therapy and lives that have been transformed by our work featuring:
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Sunday, July 19: Online Auction Opens
Monday, July 20, 6 - 6:30pm CT: Music Therapy: Why It Works with Jeffrey Wolfe, MT-BC on Facebook Live
Tuesday, July 21, 6 - 6:30pm CT: The Life Altering Impact of Art Therapy with Dr. Marni Rosen, ATR-BC on Facebook Live
Thursday, July 23, 7:30 - 8:15pm CT (BYO cocktails at 7:15pm): Virtual Healing Arts Celebration
Sunday, July 26, 9pm: Online Auction Closes
FUND A NEED
Make a direct impact by funding therapy for one of our clients experiencing financial hardship:
$1,500 will provide at least 5 months of therapy.
$750 will provide 10 weeks of therapy.
$300 will provide 1 month of therapy.
$75 will provide 1 therapy session.
Other gifts that make an impact:
$200 funds the purchase of one microphone and camera set enabling ITA to create high quality virtual programs.
$100 pays for one month of ITA's teletherapy technology.
$50 pays for one month of technology enabling us to provide webinars to train other professionals on best practices in telehealth.
SILENT AUCTION SNEAK PEAK
Long Grove Confectionary’s Ultimate Chocolate Collection: A decadent feast of chocolate curated into one stunning gift. A combination of items from our Red Box Quartet, Everyday Deserves Chocolate, Classic English Toffee, and other chocolate delights. Over 10 pounds of chocolate for a total WOW factor!
Wine Basket: Four bottles of wine, four Riedel crystal wine glasses, cocktail napkins, summer sausage, cheese, and crackers.
Budding Artist: $250 Gift Certificate to be used towards a class at the Evanston Art Center, Gelli Arts printing plates, oil pastels, water colors, palettes, and colored pencils.
2 Necklaces: Two beautiful necklaces on leather cords handmade by local artist Kathleen Cool.
Readers Are Leaders: Seven children’s books by acclaimed authors Brad Meltzer, Lupita Nyong’o, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton (signed), and local authors Carrie Goldman & Juliet Bond (signed) and Michelle Friedman (signed).
HEALING ARTS CELEBRATION EMCEE
We are thrilled to announce that Karen Jordan, co-anchor of the #1 rated weekend newscast in Chicago, the ABC 7 Weekend News, will be emceeing ITA’s virtual Healing Arts Celebration on Thursday, July 23!
Jordan, who grew up in Evanston, IL, has worked as a reporter in the Midwest and East Coast since 1995. She has been recognized for excellence throughout her career. Most recently, she was named a 2003 Rising Star by Today's Chicago Woman. She was honored with the YMCA Black Achiever Award in 2000 and received the Bethune Recognition for women in the media from the National Council of Negro Women in 1999.
GENEROUSLY SPONSORED BY
CBC Beverage, Evolve Giving Group, InTouch & Motion, Northwestern Memorial Foundation, Stanley Dayan of Northwestern Mutual Chicago