Dance For Life
Saturday, August 21, 2010 - Six of Chicago's most renowned and talented top dance companies came together for one spectacular, celebratory evening of dance - on one stage! Currently celebrating its 19th year, Dance for Life is the largest performance-based AIDS fundraising event in the Midwest and has raised nearly $4 million since 1992. This highly anticipated event was held to raise awareness and funds for HIV/AIDS prevention and care programs and was hosted by Dean Richards, Entertainment Critic and Reporter for WGN-TV (CW), Chicago; National Cable Channel, WGN America and News Talk 720, WGN Radio. Proceeds benefit the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Brothers Health Collective, Chicago Child Care Society - Safe Life Program, Centro Romero - HIV/AIDS Outreach and Education Project, Tongabezi Trust School, Young Women's Empowerment Project, and the Dance for Life Fund.