Late-night funnyman James Corden swapped his talk-show set for the Field Museum (1400 Lake Shore) April 22 when he emceed the 11th annual gala. Nearly 1100 guests — including Mayor Rahm Emanuel — turned out in black-tie to honor Advocate Health Care, which took home the Corporate Partnership Award for its leadership and fundraising support. The event — chaired by Dennis and Rebecca Muilenburg — raised a record-breaking $6 million, which will fund cancer research and support.
Did you know? It’s more than just finding a cure: ACS also arranges lodging and transportation to treatment for patients, and works with lawmakers on issues like requiring insurance companies to cover cancer screenings. Find out how to join the fight at Cancer.org.
Photos by Bob & Dawn Davis Photography