On November 12, in Wheeling, IL, Liquor Barn of Wheeling hosted its Fourth Annual Wheeling Wine and Spirits Festival benefiting a local charity, Clearbrook, an organization that serves people with disabilities. A portion of the proceeds was donated to this organization. The event held at The Westin Chicago North Shore attracted over 600 guests, who enjoyed some 150 hand-selected wines from around the world, along with 150 local and craft spirits. VIPs indulged in the rare Pappy Van Winkle bourbon and other special whiskeys and bourbons. The event included a generous food offerings and chef-selected cheeses for attendees to enjoy. Likewise, attendees had a chance to participate in the raffle for a variety of nice prizes. All-in-all an enjoyable event for a great cause!
Photos by Gaby Abboud (Gabmaster Photography)
Clearbrook is committed to being a leader in creating innovative opportunities, services and support for people with disabilities. With a staff of 900+ and more than 50 locations across Chicagoland, Clearbrook is proud to report that 92 percent of every dollar raised goes directly into our programs and services. http://www.clearbrook.org/