Mario Lopez, Emmy-winning host of “Extra,” mingled with more than 850 guests at the Drury Lane Conference Center (100 N. Drury, Oakbrook Terrace) March 11. CBS-2 anchor Rob Johnson emceed the event, which included a speech from Gigi’s Playhouse founder Nancy Gianni and an auction, featuring items like Ariana Grande tickets and Blackhawks suites. The nearly $600,000 raised will support programs like fitness classes and career training for adults and children with down syndrome.
Photos by Bob Lee
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