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2014 Derby Raises Record Breaking Amount

The 2014 Chicago Hunter Derby raised almost $150,000 and the Chicago Equestrians for a Cause were thrilled to distribute the donations to Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital, University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation and the USHJA Foundation at a luncheon in early December. Margaret Benjamin, President; Board of Trustees of the UCCRF & CEC Host Committee Chairwoman, Lauren Gorter, President; Founder’s Board of Lurie Children’s Hospital, Carl Weeden, President; Chicago Equestrians for a Cause & Director; USHJA Foundation Board, Stephanie Harris, Trustee; Medical Center Board at the U of C & Member; Founders’ Board of Lurie Children’s Hospital, Cynthia Chereskin, President; UCCRF Women’s Board, Diane Thomas, Member; UCCRF Women’s Board & CEC Host Committee, Sterling Berry, Secretary; Chicago Equestrians for a Cause  and Cassandra Lawton, Member; CEC Host Committee all came together to celebrate the most successful Derby to date!