Alumni chapter raises $9000 for tornado victims

December 2, 2013

The Bradley University Washington, DC Alumni Chapter hosted a fundraiser Friday, November 22 at the Union Pub on Capitol Hill to raise funds for Central Illinois tornado victims.  “D.C. Cares 4 Illinois” raised more than $9000 for the Central Illinois Red Cross.   

The DC Alumni Chapter joined forces with other Illinois alumni chapters and networks in D.C. including: Eureka CollegeUniversity of IllinoisIllinois State UniversityIllinois Wesleyan University, and Northwestern University.  Other organizations with ties to Illinois were invited to attend including the Washington, D.C. office ofCaterpillar Inc., the Illinois State Society, and the DC Bears Club, a group that gathers regularly to support the Chicago Bears.