2nd annual BBQ Bourbon and Blues 2016

BBQ Bourbon and Blues

Thanks to everyone who attended our BBQ, Bourbon and Blues event on June 23rd at Studio Paris! Over 350 people attended the sold-out event, and your generosity helped us raise an astounding $260,724.73 for the Guaranteed Rate Foundation! It’s never too late to donate, and no donation is too small – every penny donated goes back to those in need.

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Employee’s Mother Helped By Foundation

  The mother of an employee was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. She is not able to work as a result of her illness. Her husband works as a bus driver, but is not currently receiving a paycheck due to it being the summer. The mother asked for assistance with her monthly expenses so that she…

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Employee’s Friend Helped by Foundation

An employee friend’s son died of an overdose at the age of 21 on 1/10/16 and there is an open investigation surrounding the circumstances of his death. Because of the investigation, his parents are not able to claim his life insurance. Along with the cost of the burial and funeral, the family traded in his…

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Sister of Employee Helped by Foundation

                      An employee’s sister was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease in 2010. While visiting Chicago in May, she had to be rushed to the hospital to remove twelve inches of her intestine and have an ileostomy bag inserted. She has a second surgery to remove the ileostomy…