Ball benefits underprivileged youngsters

April 18, 2009 8:33:57 PM PDT
A foundation named for a pro football player from Illinois hosted a charity ball in Chicago on Saturday night to benefit underprivileged young people.It was the first ball sponsored by the Danny Clark Foundation.

Clark, who's from Country Club Hills, attended the University of Illinois, and is now a linebacker with the New York Giants.

Acrobats and other entertainers performed at the ball.

Many pro football players, including some from the Chicago Bears, attended.