Overture Group Sponsors Catholic Charities Hearts for Homeless Families

Lisle, IL – April 4, 2013 – The Overture Group, a premier Midwest executive placement firm, is a key sponsor of the Catholic Charities 24th annual Hearts for Homeless Families fundraiser taking place on Saturday, May 4, 2013.

The charity dinner and auction raises money for the operation of the New Hope Apartments, which provides transitional and permanent supportive housing for homeless families with children. This year’s event, which occurs on the same day as the 2013 Kentucky Derby, is an interactive murder-mystery dinner with a derby-day theme. Catholic Charities expects more than 300 attendees at “The Derby Whodunnit” held at the Sanfilippo Carousel Building in Barrington Hills.

The Overture Group is a Silver Sponsor of the Hearts for Homeless Families fundraiser for the third year in a row with a donation of $5,000. Proceeds from the dinner will help fund 18 New Hope Apartments located throughout the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Bob Lindeman, Managing Director of the Overture Group, has been a long-time supporter and volunteer at the event, and now serves as Chairman of the Northwest Regional Board of Advisors for Catholic Charities.

“Catholic Charities is very grateful for the support that The Overture Group has provided in serving the needs of the homeless”, adds Dave Gardner, Director of Regional Programs and Events for Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago.

For those who wish to attend the event, individual reservations are $175, with tables of ten available at $1,650. Reservations, as well as monetary donations or donation of auction items can be made by contacting Mary Insprucker, Catholic Charities’ Northwest Regional Director, at: 847-376-2118 or via email at: minsprucker@catholiccharities.net

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About The Overture Group
The Overture Group is a premier Midwest professional/executive search and placement firm headquartered in Lisle, IL. With its genesis in the fields of accounting and business consulting, The Overture Group primarily serves private equity and middle market organizations in the fields of finance, accounting, human resources, operations and technology. The company is a member of the American Institute of CPA’s (AICPA), Financial Executives International (FEI), Illinois Manufacturers Association (IMA), Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) and Vistage. The Overture Group operates two additional offices in Cedar Rapids, IA and Detroit, MI. For more information, please call 630-352-4029, or visit the website at: www.theoverturegroup.com.

About New Hope Apartments
Catholic Charities’ New Hope Apartments is an innovative, supportive housing program designed to help end the cycle of homelessness through rent-subsidized site housing and supportive services. The program provides clients with comprehensive services in order to reach their goal of self-sufficiency that include employment, educational, and money management training. Support groups, clinical case management, and individual counseling are also available. For more information call (312) 655-7939, or go to: http://www.catholiccharities.net/services/homelessness/

About Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
The Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago is one of the largest private, not-for-profit social services agencies in the Midwest. Headquartered in downtown Chicago, Catholic Charities fulfills the Church’s role in the mission of charity by providing compassionate professional services to individuals in need without regard to religious, ethnic or economic background. For more information contact the headquarters located at 721 N. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60654 by calling (312) 655-7525 or go to: http://www.catholiccharities.net/