Chix for a Cause Invite you to an Evening of Celebration...

Photo: Milwaukee native, comedian, actor and writer John McGivern will headline the tenth annual Chix 4 a Cause Evening of Celebration to help support people fighting cancer. The event will be held Saturday, April 26, 5:30-10:00 p.m., at the West Bend Mutual Insurance Company Prairie Center, 1900 S. 18th Ave., West Bend, Wisconsin. The Evening of Celebration is an opportunity for the public and those fighting cancer, their family members and friends to celebrate survivors and remember those lost to the illness. In addition to McGivern, the evening will include performances by Chix 4 a Cause founder and singer/songwriter Jillian Clark and the local jazz group Lakeshore Saxophone Quartet, as well as a silent auction, raffles, vendors, a cash bar and hors d’oeuvres. Student interpreters will provide ASL interpretation. The venue is accessible to those with visual impairments and/or using wheelchairs.

Chix 4 a Cause—representing the knowledge that (C)ancer (H)as (I)ts e(X)tras—is a local nonprofit organization that helps people fighting cancer by granting Gifts of Love. Gifts of Love are personalized, one-time gifts that could include weekend cancer-recovery retreats, family outings, arts and cultural experiences, and/or payment of rent, utilities, transportation and groceries; anything that might be needed to help the recipient and their families get through the hard times. 

Tickets for the Evening of Celebration are $25 in advance or at the door and can be obtained on the Chix 4 a Cause website at; at Jeff’s Spirits on Main, 821 S Main St, West Bend; at First Bank Financial Centre, 1811 W. Washington St, West Bend; by calling Beth at 262-308-2891, or by emailing Tickets can be purchased online at the website A buy-three-get-one-free special will help additional family members and friends attend the event.

For more information, see the Facebook event at or visit the website at — with John McGivern.