Local non-profit honors people helping others with disabilities

CHICAGO (WLS) -- On Thursday, May 19, 2016, Search, Inc. is bestowing its highest honor, the Trailblazer Award. The signature fundraising event recognizes individuals who pave the way for people with disabilities to live, learn, work and participate in the community. All proceeds from the event benefit essential services for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, supporting Search's vital mission to empower people with disabilities to achieve their full potential, accept a valued role in their community and lead rich, rewarding lives. Beth Valukas, the Executive Director and COO of Search, Inc., sat down with ABC 7 to talk about the group's upcoming event.

Search, Inc. Trailblazers 2016: Leading the Way Home
Date: Thursday, May 19
Hours: 6-9 p.m.
Address: Galleria Marchetti - 825 W. Erie Street in Chicago
Admission/ Ticket Prices: $150.00
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