Successful Fundraising Campaign "MIDWEST S.O.S CHILE"

May 16, 2010
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Thanks to ProChile Chicago and the Consulate of Chile, together with American companies and the Chilean community in the Mid West, it was launched the MIDWEST S.O.S CHILE CAMPAIGN.

The aim of MIDWEST S.O.S CHILE CAMPAIGN is to help Chileans that were seriously affected by the earthquake that occurred in Chile last 27th of February, all the money collected in this campaign will go directly to help building houses in Chile. 

This successful campaign promoted through more than four TV channels and local radios from Chicago has already collected more than US$ 20.000. Among the events organized to support this campaign it was a "Latin Day" with more than 500 people and a concert given by the famous Spanish band “AMARAL”, at the Cervantes Institute of Chicago.

The next event will be  on the 1st of April, it is a Chilean Relief Wine Party which will highlight great Chilean Wines at the exclusive bar Vertigo Sky Lounge in Chicago, during the event there will be a silent auction with more than 6 international flight tickets, one t-shirt from the soccer team Real Madrid signed by its starts (Ronaldo, Kaka) and their coach Manuel Pellegrini; Wine Baskets, gifts certificates from top Chicago restaurants, and much more!  

ProChile Chicago and the Consulate of Chile will continue with this campaign until May. For more information please email: chicago@prochile.us