• You're Invited

    23rd Annual Spring Luncheon
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Keynote speaker and author: Mel Robbins

    Hilton Chicago
    720 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60605

    Your support will benefit the Rush Woman's Board's Community Outreach efforts, which include our primary focus for 2017 on the institution of mental health programming for children and families who are victims of violence in Chicago. Let's Make a Difference Together! Please visit our Events page or contact The Woman's Board office (312) 942-6513 to make your reservation.

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  • Doors Open Celebration

    Melissa Hennessy, Nancy McIlvaine, Mary McCarthy, and Beth Myers at the unveiling of Rush's Road Home Program: The Center for Veterans and Their Families. Thursday, July 28, 2016. Funds raised from our 90th Annual Fashion Show went in support of this important Program.

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  • 90th Annual Fashion Show

    On Thursday, October 13, 2016, we had 800 attendees and grossed over $800,000 for this year’s Show – amazing! We hope you feel as proud as we do to have been part of making this happen. Thank you again for your commitment to Rush University Medical Center and to The Woman’s Board! You have made a huge impact on the lives of veterans and their families with supporting Rush's Road Home Program. We hope to see you next year!

    Best regards,
    Anne Tucker, Mindy Kelly and Susan Merlin
    2016 Fashion Show Co-Chairs

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  • Rush University Medical Center

    The mission of the Woman's Board of Rush University Medical Center is to work in partnership with the Medical Center to help it provide the best health care for the individuals and diverse communities that Rush serves through our support of the Medical Center's outstanding patient care, research and community outreach initiatives.

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Mel Robbins

Presenting, Mel Robbins Expert on Leadership & Defeating Doubt, Award-Winning CNN Commentator, Best-Selling Author and Motivational Powerhouse   Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM at the Hilton Chicago, located at 720 S. Michigan Ave.  | Visit the Site

Students learning at the Simpson Academy for Young Women

The Woman's Board of Rush University Medical Center has committed their 2017 Principal Project to improving mental health in our community by establishing the School-Based Mental Health Program. The School-Based Mental Health Program, an initiative for at-risk youth served by Rush’s three School-Based Health Centers (SBHCs), will build a community-based mental health screening and treatment network to support children, families, front line community members and first responders.  | Visit the Site

2016 Fashion Show Co-Chairs Mindy Kelly, Susan Merlin, and Anne Tucker and their dedicated committee of Woman’s Board members created a wonderful night full of fun and fashion, with proceeds benefiting the Road Home Program: The Center for Veterans and Their Families at Rush.  | Visit the Site