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      April 30, 2019

      Tuesday   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

      222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza , Suite 1212
      Chicago, Illinois

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      Girls 4 Science Brings Together Women Leaders to Spring Forward STEM for Chicago Girls

      Girls 4 Science welcomes a new season with an evening supporting the budding young minds of future leaders in STEM. The nationally recognized non-profit organization, dedicated to exposing girls in Chicagoland to quality science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs, will host a Spring Fundraiser at 1871, 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza #1212 on Tuesday, April 30 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

      The evening will feature a panel of prominent Chicago female leaders in STEM hosted by Ilene Gordon, former CEO of Ingredion, with Suzzette Jaskowiak, Divisional Vice President of Pharmacy, Healthcare and Customer Engagement Technology at Walgreens; Patricia Natke, President and Design Principal of UrbanWorks; and Kari Steele, Commissioner of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Chicago. The panel will discuss the history of each woman in STEM, touching on leadership and accomplishments within their perspective fields. Gayle Jones, Director of Patient Access of Horizon Pharma, will be honored with the Girls 4 Science 2019 Female STEM Award. Throughout the event, a showcase highlighting work from Girls 4 Science students pursuing STEM education will be on display.

      The event is sponsored by longtime supporter, The Joseph and Bessie Feinberg Foundation and Horizon Pharma.

      Tickets are $75 per person, which include dinner. All proceeds will support Girls 4 Science initiatives including scholarships, weekly STEM sessions hosted throughout the Chicagoland area, field trips, science camps and more.

      To purchase tickets on the Girls 4 Science website, visit http://www.girls4science.org/eventsnews.html.

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      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.