The Metropolitan Family Services Metro Board Presents Metropolis 6/1

The Metro Board of Metropolitan Family Services is proud to announce its annual summer social and fundraising event, Metropolis, will be held Fri., June 1, 2012, at Gallery 1028, 1028 North Hooker, Chicago.

More than 300 Chicago-area young professionals will come together at Metropolis for music, food, networking, a silent auction and raffles. Proceeds from this annual event help fund Metropolitan’s child abuse prevention programs and the Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services.

Metropolitan Family Services is one of the Chicago area’s most established providers of programs to help low-income families. The Metro Board is an active group of young professionals that host events and fundraisers benefiting Metropolitan’s programs and services.

Young professionals won’t want to miss Chicago’s hottest summer kickoff that helps thousands of children and families in need. Check out photos from last year’s Metropolis event on our flickr page, or visit our website .

Tickets are $100 until May 1, $125 after May 1 and at the door. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit /events/metropolis or contact Bridget Vaughn, Senior Director of Development at 312-986-4130 or vaughnb@metrofamily.org.

About Metropolitan Family Services
Metropolitan Family Services gives hope and help to families. We are human service leaders, dedicated to strengthening low-income, Chicago-area families during life’s pivotal moments. We know families are the heart of strong communities, and deliver services to help them reach their potential.

With seven community centers located throughout Chicago and the suburbs, Metropolitan is one of the area’s most established and experienced human services providers. Metropolitan is recognized for the collaborative approach it takes within each of its communities and as a leader in its use of metrics to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of its programs.