2018 Gala and Awards Event

We hope you will join us for the Cook County Health Foundation's fourth annual gala and awards event on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at the Chicago Hilton.  The theme of the gala is "Elevating Maternal and Children's Health." 

Proceeds from this year's gala will support CCHHS's maternal and children's programs and services, which provides services for over 100,000 woman and children every year.  

The Ruth M. Rothstein Award for Excellence will be awarded to The Chicago Community Trust.  CEO Dr. Helene Gayle will accept the award on behalf of the Trust.  

Past Award Recipients:

  • 2016 The Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy, former member of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • 2015 Ada and Dr. Whitney Addington Eloise and Warren L. Batts
  • 2014 The Family of Ruth M. Rothstein and Cook County Commissioner, Jerry Butler