Chocolate, Wine and Helping Others

Sponsored by the Women’s Network of LSSI
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6:45-9 p.m.
Downtown Chicago

Are you interested in the LSSI Women's Network? The group will host a "Chocolate, Wine, and Helping Others" Get-Acquainted Gathering at a member's downtown Chicago home on Thursday, Oct. 19 from 6:45 to 9 p.m. Learn the fine art of paring wine with chocolate, meet other members, and hear from the Director of Foster Care in LSSI's Chicago office regarding our work to build brighter futures for children in our care. Contact Terri Gens to RSVP to learn the location for the event or call 847.635.4667.

2nd Annual Day of Giving

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Please save the date for our day of giving, a 24-hour event celebrating LSSI's 150th anniversary of transforming lives in Illinois. On Thursday, October 26, you can support LSSI by making a contribution online or by calling 855.GIFTLSS (443-8577).

All of the money raised will help the people served by Lutheran Social Services of Illinois reach their full potential.

Every gift makes a difference!

Wine and Chocolate Tasting

Sponsored by the Lutheran Women of Greater Peoria

Sunday, October 29, 2017, 2 p.m.
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard, 33633 IL-9, Mackinaw, IL 61755

Enjoy a Wine and Chocolate tasting for adults (age 21 and above) at Mackinaw Valley Winery on Reformation Sunday! Confections by The Chocolatier, John Shank from Bloomington, will be paired with Mackinaw Valley Vineyard wines for a fun and tasty sensory experience. Door Prizes and a light supper (Grilled by the Mackinaw Lions Club) follow. Enjoy the picturesque scenery and explore the winery and vineyards. Additional wines and chocolates may be purchased.

Tickets are $25 per person and advanced tickets are required. Proceeds will go to the LSSI Children's Community Services program. For more information, contact Pepper Bauer.