WINGS 2022 PTB David K. Hill Award Recipient. Michelle Cameron with her daughters Mary Jo Cameron and Karissa Cameron


Our Roaring 20’s themed Purple Tie Ball was a great success and raised more than $543,000. Special thanks to our event co-chairs Melissa Canning and Debby Jackson.

Christy Martin and Suzanne Le Mignot (from left to right)

The Main Event

World famous boxer, Christy Martin, shared her story about surviving domestic violence at The Main Event, a fundraiser that benefitted WINGS and The Network.

Mrs. Claus, John Canning, Rita Canning, Santa (from left to right)

19th Annual Sweet Home Chicago

Our family holiday brunch fundraiser was attended by 353 guests and raised over $653,000!


Raised at WINGS events toward WINGS housing programs and services for survivors.
Maria Shideler and Renee Zipprich (from left to right)

2nd Annual North Shore Ladies Luncheon

Our garden party themed North Shore Ladies Luncheon raised over $60,000 thanks to our event host committee and co-chairs, Maria Shideler and Renee Zipprich.

WINGS - AND staff Ericka and Rita with Wild Blossom owner Greg Fischer and mixologist Lizzy Benner (from left to right)

A New Direction
Wine Run

This 5K around Wild Blossom Meadery raised funds towards WINGS – A New Direction programming in Beverly – Morgan Park.

Mike Canning and Melissa Canning (from left to right)

Inverness Country Club Event

Many thanks to WINGS Board of Directors member Melissa Canning, and her husband Mike Canning, for hosting a wonderful event to raise awareness for WINGS in the Inverness Community!

Renee Gerami, Jane Wells, Barb Labellarte, Gina Hardy (from left to right)


The 14th Annual Golf Outing, hosted by Take Action Now – TAN, was another great success raising $10,500.00 for WINGS!