$675,000,000!! Raised by Women for Chicago

These awards were given to the Women’s Boards who have raised over $675,000,000 for Chicago’s cultural institutions. $675,000,000!! That’s power. Powerful women, powerful boards.

Kudos to the Chicago History Museum’s Women’s Guild President Joan Werhane for envisioning this and to the entire Guild for brilliant execution – bringing all the boards together for a beautiful celebration, which Make It Better Media proudly sponsored.

Also, congratulations to the following Women’s Boards honorees:

Adler Planetarium
Art Institute of Chicago
Bronzeville Children’s Museum
Chicago History Museum (Costume Council & Guild)
Chicago Horticultural Society
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Zoological Society
DuSable Museum of African American History
Field Museum
Goodman Theatre
Joffrey Ballet
Lincoln Park Zoo
Lyric Opera of Chicago
Museum of Contemporary Art
Northwestern University
Ravinia Festival
University of Chicago

Museum Of Contemporary Art and the Eisens

Here’s to Lois Eisen for her work on behalf of the Museum of Contemporary Art and her note below:

“Thanks so much for the nice blurb [in the April mag]……. and the awesome picture (which my husband should be embarrassed about but is NOT)

You do great work for all of us.
Thanks again,

And here’s to her husband Steve, who totally rocks!

The Eisens, as featured in Make It Better’s April 2012 mag.