Art for Health was started by a group of philanthropic artists and physicians committed to helping improve living conditions in underserved communities around the world. It has partnered with the Global Health Program at Rush for a benefit on Friday, Oct. 4, to raise funds to support and create awareness for Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
The event, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Ignite Glass Studio at 401 North Armour St. in Chicago, will feature an array of art and music. For more information, visit www.artforhealthbenefit.org. Tickets are $35 online and $45 at the door.