Award-Winning Actor and Concert Pianist Hershey Felder to Headline CJE SeniorLife’s Annual Fundraiser, Celebrate CJE

CJE SeniorLife’s annual benefit will take place on Sunday, September 8, 2019

CHICAGO, July 18, 2019 – CJE SeniorLife, a nationally-recognized and progressive health and human services organization which serves more than 20,000 older adults and their families throughout greater metropolitan Chicago, will hold its 14th annual fundraising benefit, Celebrate CJE, on Sunday, September 8, 2019 beginning at 5 p.m. at Palmer House Hilton.

Hershey Felder

The dinner and program will highlight the organization’s rich history and innovative, comprehensive network that includes affordable housing, assisted living, Alzheimer’s care, Parkinson’s programming, creative arts therapies, counseling, as well as healthy aging and wellness programs in the community. The evening will also feature entertainment by guest artist and Chicago favorite, award-winning actor and concert pianist Hershey Felder, who has played over 5,000 performances of his self-created solo productions at some of the world's most prestigious theaters and consistently broken box office records.

“Celebrate CJE has helped CJE SeniorLife serve the growing number of older adults in need of home-delivered meals, transportation, counseling and so much more in our community,” said Susan Ringel Segal, who is an event co-chair along with fellow Board member Vicki Pines. “The donations raised at this event will give CJE the support needed to continue current programs and services, and the opportunity to create new, engaging programs for seniors and their families. We look forward to another successful evening.”

Celebrate CJE helps sustain life enrichment programs, supportive resources, healthcare, research and education for older adults in the community. Reservations and donations can be made by calling 773.508.1320 or visiting cje.net/celebrateCJE2019.

Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60603

Photo courtesy of Hershey Felder: CJE SeniorLife’s 14th annual fundraising event, Celebrate CJE, will feature music by award-winning actor and concert pianist Hershey Felder on Sunday, September 8 at Palmer House Hilton.

 

Since 1972, CJE SeniorLife has enhanced the lives of older adults and their families through an innovative, comprehensive network that includes life enrichment programs, supportive resources, healthcare, research and education. CJE is a partner with the Jewish United Fund in serving our community. For more information about CJE services, call 773.508.1000 or visit www.cje.net.

Contact: Nicole Bruce
Phone: 773.508.1026
E-Mail: Nicole.Bruce@cje.net