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The OAB hosts their third annual Ounce Bash

Over 150 guests gathered for a night of music and fun at the OAB’s signature Ounce Bash event. During an evening filled with live music, raffle prizes and a wine toss, the OAB raised over $17,000 to support the Ounce’s critical programs and help children across Illinois.

Click to view photos from this year’s Ounce Bash.


A special thank you to this year’s Ounce Bash sponsors!

Ounce Bash 2017 sponsors

OAB members host school supply drive for Educare Chicago students

A special thank you to the OAB members for stuffing backpacks with school supplies for our former Educare Chicago students who will be starting high school this fall. Using Amazon Wish List, the OAB members were able to collect key supplies these students need to be successful this school year.

CrossTown Fitness hosts HIIT class to support Early Education

Thank you CrossTown Fitness for hosting an awesome HIIT class with our OAB members to support Early Childhood Education. The OAB raised $500 and is excited to host more gym fundraisers in the future!