RED DOT CHICAGO raising money to provide creativity programs for children in hospitals
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A Chuck Jones Center for Creativity Chicagoland Charity Art Experience

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. - illiNews -- At The Backyard Experience, we believe in the joy of a child using their imagination and being creative as they receive the much needed care from our wonderful healthcare institutions in the Chicagoland area. Therefore, we have launched the Acme Creativity Cart program featuring the Looney Tunes™ and created Red Dot Chicago to help fund it.

Friday, December 13, 2019 at 6:30pm, we debut a unique charity art experience where original works of art created specifically for Red Dot Chicago will be displayed.  Artwork is donated from artists all over the country for this silent auction bidding event. The works remain anonymous until the bidding is closed. Guests use the silent auction method for bidding using a Red Dot for the "buy it now" amounts listed, unless current bidding exceeds the Red Dot amount. Featured artwork includes Oscar® winning director Chuck Jones, Legendary Director/Animator Eric Goldberg, & more. Artists participating and appearing in studio for the event include Tim Rogerson, Trevor Carlton, ARCY, Daniel Killen, Kenneth Corozza, Ben Olson & more.

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"Chuck Jones loved to visit local hospitals and spend time drawing with children in an effort to encourage their imaginations and have a creative outlet. With his inspiration we are equally passionate about creating with children in our community in addition to the wonderful child life services so many of our centers for care provide." says Ben Olson, chairman of the backyard EXPERIENCE. "Red Dot Chicago is our effort to give guests a unique experience as they help us fund this very important effort for children."

Tickets available at http://www.RedDotChicago.org

About Chuck Jones Center for Creativity Chicagoland

The Chuck Jones Center for Creativity, is a 501(c)3 public charity based in Orange County, CA. Chuck Jones was a creative genius who gave life to Road Runner, Wile E. Coyote and Bugs Bunny along with over 300 animated films.  The Center, which Jones founded in 1999, is an organization that fosters and teaches creative thinking—the thinking behind problem solving.

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They work with disadvantaged youth, school systems without arts programs, people on the spectrum, the elderly, and other groups who see the value of pumping up creativity in their ranks.

About The Backyard EXPERIENCE

The Backyard EXPERIENCE is a 501(c)3 non-profit where we believe IMAGINATION & CREATIVITY can accomplish anything and LISTENING & COLLABORATION will lead to better solutions. Our mission is simple: "Inspire imagination & creativity in children of all ages to push past their barriers."​ We accomplish this through programs and events in the 4 main areas including education, healthcare, special needs and community. https://www.thebackyardexperience.org/

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