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April 18, 2024 — 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Loft 21, 1501 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Lincolnshire, IL 60069

Chicago Runway for Research 2024

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THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! If you are interested in attending, please email [email protected] to be included on a waitlist.

Thursday, April 18, 2024 | 6:30 – 9:00ish
Loft 21 | 1501 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Lincolnshire, IL 60069
6:30 Cocktails
7:30 Program and Runway Show
8:15 Sweets and Styling
Attire: Trendy Chic/Girls Night Out

Runway for Research is the 6th annual spring event supporting women’s cancer research.

Join us for a runway show featuring looks from Neiman Marcus, Bolt Addiction, Reach Yoga, Something XX, Enaz, Lillie Alexander, LuxLab, and Bunny & Babe (just added!), modeled by Select Model Chicago. Shop Dana Reed Designs & Sophia James Designs in support of ICRF.

Special Guest Speaker
Michelle Mekky
Founder and President, Mekky Media Relations, Inc.

Michelle is an award-winning broadcast journalist, founder and CEO of her own public relations firm, and an ovarian cancer survivor. 

Tickets, Sponsorships, and Raffles


Couture Sponsor: $2500
8 tickets to event, premier seating at fashion show, verbal recognition at event, name and company logo (if applicable) on marketing materials

Vogue Sponsor: $1500
4 tickets to event, reserved seating at fashion show, name on marketing materials

Glam Sponsor $750
2 tickets to event, reserved seating at fashion show, name on marketing materials


Tickets: $125 
Includes heavy appetizers, dessert, wine, and fashion show

Raffle Tickets

1 raffle ticket for $25
3 raffle tickets for $50
6 raffle tickets for $100

Registration closes Monday, April 8

Host Committee (In Formation):


Jill Kirshenbaum *
Amy Wise *

Adrienne Bauer
Hillary Bauer-Cohen
Zivit Blonder *
Lisa Cardonick
Cheryl Davis 
Roberta Edelheit
Nicole Gerber
Emily Gottlieb *
Jill Helfand
Katie Intrater *
Stefanie Levi
Michelle Primack *
Stacy Pritsker
Rebecca Raff *
Lauren Rosenthal
Amy Rubinstein
Lori Ruskin
Michelle Shalin 
Caren Wax 

*ICRF Chicago Board Member

Thank You to our Generous Sponsors:


Abe and Ida Cooper Foundation
Kovitz Family
Lori Ruskin’s KU Girls
Amy & Rick Wise


AJ Feldman Financial
Roberta & Richard Edelheit
Carolyn & Kenneth Spero
Deede & Ed Wittenstein


Emily Gottlieb
Lincoln Title Company
Rubenstein Fox Team
Vanessa Seiler | Manetti Aguilera Seiler LLC

In-Kind Sponsors:

Event Styled By:

Styled by Lindsay MC

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