Misericordia Hosts Shopping Event on May 8


Have you bought a Mother’s Day gift yet…if not, here’s your chance.

Come to the Ladies’ Spring Fling on Wednesday, May 8 from 6-9PM at Misericordia Heart of Mercy Home, located at 6300 North Ridge. Tickets are $40 per person.

Shop until you drop while enjoying delectable appetizers and desserts. What can you expect to find – unique crystal pieces, Belleek China, one-of-a-kind shoes, handbags, clothing, accessories and even stationery. And there’s more, Sara Campbell Ltd. (of Winnetka and Lake Forest) will be on site to showcase her Spring/Summer 2013 Collection. Don’t miss this great opportunity to find a special occasion dress that you can wear to parties all summer long.

All proceeds benefit Misericordia Heart of Mercy, a residential community serving more than 600 children and adults with developmental disabilities from diverse religious, racial and socio-economic backgrounds. Misericordia is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

For additional information, please contact:

Marcy Twardak: Mtwardak@corboydemetrio.com

Nancy Turry: giftshop@misericordia.com

Kris McDonell: krismcdonell@misericordia.com

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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.