7th Annual Gala

The 7th Annual Gala campaign raised $115,000!7th Annual Gala

Thank you for your continued support!!!


2012 About StHS

Learn more about what the Saving tiny Hearts Society is all about... This video was put together by #1 Billboard Charting Musician, Heart Transplant Recipient and CHD Survivor, Paul Cardall.
This new "About the Saving tiny Hearts Society" video was played at the 7th Annual Gala for the first time!


A Message From Little Darth Vader!!!

While Max Page was unable to attend the gala as our special guest because of unexpected heart surgery, he did have a message for our guests...


Update Video

Wondering what the Saving tiny Hearts has been up to this past year?
Check out this update video that was played at the Gala!


Mayor Burns Intro Video

Star Wars was the theme this year... Watch Geneva Mayor, and Live Auctioneer, Kevin Burns save the Galaxy in this fun parody video!
Check out this video that was played at the Gala!


Order Your Event Portraits

Thank You to NorthShore Photography for their continued support of the Saving tiny Hearts Galas. To purchase:


Event Summary

The 7th Annual Saving tiny Hearts Gala took place on Saturday, June 30, 2012 at the Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile in Chicago. The event raised over $115,000 with over 275 guests and 265 silent auction items. The evening featured twelve (12) Live Auction Items were highlighted with a trip to Hawaii and the opportunity to throw out the 1st pitch at a Cubs game!!!
Tommy Riles
Event Emcee was Tommy Riles (Audience Warm-up Comedian for "Ellen", "American Idol". "Dancing with the Stars" and many more Hollywood Hits and) Dad to tiny Heart Superhero, Barbara (lifeofdad.com)
Glenna White Jones
Special guests, Glenna White Jones (daughter of IL Secretary of State, Jesse White) spoke about her daughter, Susan, and their experience with Congenital Heart Disease.

Nationally Acclaimed CHD blogger, Kristine Brite McCormick Keynoted the evening with the story of the loss of her daughter, Cora, to an undiagnosed CHD (corasstory.org)

#1 Billboard Artist, Heart Transplant Recipient and CHD Survivor, Paul Cardall performed (paulcardall.com)

Midwest GarrisonAn appearance was made by The Midwest Garrison, 501st Legion - Vader's First Star Wars Cast (midwestgarrison.com)

Watch the all the highlights of the entire gala here!!! (39 Minutes)

Special Thank You to the Following Vendors

Thank you to the following vendors that donated their time and talents to the Gala. Please support those that support the Saving tiny Hearts Society. Call them for all your event and party needs.
Eisen Video Productions Eisen Video Productions Wolfe Event Design 4SureEntertainment.Com

Thank You to Gala's Platinum Sponsors

A special thank you goes out to our Platinum sponsors for the evening:
  • Siemens
  • Step2
  • Siemens
  • Volkswagen
  • The Claro Group