Northwestern Memorial Foundation

William W. Wirtz Allocates $19.5 Million to Northwestern Memorial for Cancer Care and Research
June 1, 2009

CHICAGO, May 27, 2009 — Northwestern Memorial Foundation today announced the inception of the William W. Wirtz Cancer Innovation Fund, a new initiative in support of continued research and clinical advancements within the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.  The late William W. Wirtz designated more than $19.5 million to seed the program prior to his passing in 2007.  This generous commitment from the well-known businessman, sportsman, and philanthropic contributor was recently made public. 

Free June 11 Webinar Offers First Look at Giving USA 2009
May 21, 2009

CHICAGO, MAY 21, 2009 — Campbell & Company, a national consulting firm that provides advancement planning, fundraising, marketing communications and talent management to nonprofit organizations, presents a Webinar titled, “First Look: Giving USA 2009, Changing Data Into Action” on June 11, 2009 at noon CDT. Registration for this webinar is free. Attendees can join others from across the country from their desk or conference room.