Chicago Commons Fine Wine Event

Titillate your taste buds for a great cause…

Daniel Brosk of ServerCentral, along with Marina Cartage, Inc. and Waste Management, will host over 300 guests at a fundraiser for Chicago Commons on Saturday, November 2 at East Bank Club (500 North Kingsbury Street) from 7-10PM.

Featuring a wine tasting paired with delectable hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction to thrill, guests will be overjoyed. Sponsor tables are still available – Platinum Table $10,000, Gold Table $7,500, Silver Table $5,000, and Bronze Table $2,500. Individual tickets are $135 a piece.

Wine Consultant William Gibson of Southern Wine and Spirits of Illinois has selected affordable wines from around the world to be sipped and purchased by guests. Packed with unique items, the silent auction will feature luxury goods, sports tickets and experiences. ‘Tis the season – bid high and take home some great items for the upcoming holidays, while making a difference in some of Chicago’s underprivileged neighborhoods.

For almost 120 years, Chicago Commons, a 501(c)(3) organization, has been committed to helping improve the well-being of children, adults, seniors and families living in under-served communities in Chicago’s neighborhoods including West Humboldt Park, Pilsen, Back of the Yards, and Grand Boulevard.

For additional information, contact Carolyn Branton at 773.826.4253 or Tickets are available at


About Cindy Burns

Currently writing for TCW's 'Woman About Town' column, Cindy Burns covers Chicago's social scene, events, fashion, and interviews women and men who are making a difference in the world. With an M.A. in American History from DePaul University, Ms. Burns is an author, freelance writer, avid reader and researcher. Ms. Burns has spent over 20 years serving on charitable boards and organizations, and currently serves as a member of the Women's Board of the Joffrey Ballet and the Women's Auxiliary Board of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicago. She is also an Honorary Member of the Children's Service Board of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital. When Ms. Burns isn't running around Chicago covering current events, you can find her biking, on the tennis courts, or hiking in a mountainous region of her choice.