The Children's Heart Foundation 9th Annual Red Tie Ball!

Friday, December 8th at The Drake Hotel

  • Address: The Drake, 140 E Walton Place, Chicago, IL 60611
  • Attire: Black Tie Optional
  • Parking: The Drake offers valet parking for $38.
  • Arrival: Please join us at 6:00pm for cocktails. A coat check will be available in the Drake Room at the entrance to the event. Volunteers will be available to guide you. 

Evening Schedule

  • 6:00 PM | Cocktail reception in the French Room
  • 7:00 PM | Dinner & Red Tie Ball Program -- Congenital Heart Defect Champion Award Honors, Live Auction, and Open Your Hearts Paddle Raise -- in the Gold Coast Room
  • 9:30 PM - Midnight | After Party with live music from Patti Lupo Band

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The Children's Heart Foundation is the nation's leading organization solely dedicated to funding congenital heart defect (CHD) research. Since its inception, the Foundation has funded $16.5 million of CHD research and scientific collaborations.

The Children's Heart Foundation is dedicated to funding the most promising research for congenital heart defects. Every donation we receive brings us closer to groundbreaking discoveries that can save lives, provide hope, and improve the quality of life for Heart Warriors and their families.


Thank you Sponsors!