Lighthouse 2017 Gala Covered by ABC 7
ABC 7 Chicago - Jun 20th, 2017
The Chicago Lighthouse’s 2017 Seeing What’s Possible Gala was mentioned on ABC 7’s highly rated 10 pm newscast on Friday evening, June 9. The elegant affair, which featured a red carpet premiere of an upcoming PBS profile about The Lighthouse, was emceed by the station’s award-winning reporter Leah Hope.
It also saluted Lighthouse Board Member Larry Broutman and outgoing Board Chair Richard Schnadig for their outstanding service. The Gala attracted 340 supporters and raised over $350,000 for Lighthouse programs assisting people who are blind, visually impaired, disabled and Veterans.