Come Join Us! Thank you for your interest in North Suburban Medical Research Junior Board (NSMRJB.) We raise money year-round for pediatric brain tumor research, affiliated with the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Come support our cause at any of the following events!
Family Splash Bash, Sunday, June 29, 2014
Bring the whole family to this exciting, new event at Tamarak Day Camp from 4:30-7:00pm. Splash in the pool, dance to a DJ, get your face painted, enjoy dinner and ice cream. Your ticket will ensure an evening of fun for you and your kids!
Tickets and raffle tickets are available. Please click here to purchase tickets now!
All You Need is Love 2014! Saturday, October 18, 2014
*New location and New band* Please join us for a fabulous evening of food, fun and philanthropy. The wonderful evening will include cocktails, delicious dinner stations, live music, dancing, exciting raffle packages and live and silent auction items, lots of love and more! The new location is the new Field’s Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram dealership in The Glen (2800 Patriot Blvd). Visit our page again to see when we unveil the new band!
Look for your formal invitation to arrive in the mail in September.
The North Suburban Medical Research Junior Board (NSMRJB) is dedicated to raising funds for pediatric research to help ensure a healthy and productive future for the next generation.
Founded in 1996, The NSMRJB is an Illinois not-for-profit organization and serves as a North Suburban board to the Children’s Research Fund. The Children’s Research Fund, an affiliated organization of Anne & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, has been raising funds for medical research in Chicago since the 1950s. Both organizations work to promote fundraising activities and community awareness in support of Lurie Children’s.
Since its affiliation with Lurie Children’s, the NSMRJB has raised more than $1.8 million to fund groundbreaking research in an array of disciplines through a wide range of fundraising events and activities. The board’s support has led to exciting advances in cancer, genetics and developmental biology research at the Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute, one of only a few free-standing facilities in the nation devoted exclusively to pediatric research.
The NSMRJB has made a new $250,000 pledge for 2013/2014 that will support the research efforts of Stewart Goldman, MD, one of the nation’s leading pediatric Neuro-Oncologists.
Dr. Goldman is the Medical Director of Neuro-Oncology at Lurie Children’s, and is also Director of the Center for Clinical Trials Research for the hospital’s research center. He is also an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
For more information on becoming a NSMRJB board member please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.