||DIFFA/Chicago holds 'Imagine' ball
Special to the online edition of Windy City Times
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Attendees of the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS/Chicago ( DIFFA/Chicago ) Believe 2015 Gala: The Imagine Ball celebrated the organization's 27th annual black-tie event with pomp, circumstance and passionate calls to action, raising nearly $500,000 to help fund Chicago-area service agencies dedicated to assisting men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS.
The organization also secured a much-anticipated fundraising milestone by reaching the $1 million mark for its DIFFA/Chicago Endowment.
The event was held at Navy Pier's Grand Ballroom on June 13. Val Warner, host of ABC-TV's Windy City Live! served as the gala's emcee.
Founded in 1984, DIFFA has granted more than $40 million to hundreds of community-based organizations nationwide. For more information, visit DIFFAChicago.org .
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