Michele Pierson, events and social media coordinator for Orland Park Area Chamber of Commerce, makes a food deposit on Nov. 26 during 22nd Century Media’s annual Cheers to Charity event at Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery in Orland Park. Photos by Bob Klein/22nd Century Media
Heather Warthen, 22nd Century Media’s Chief Events Officer, welcomes guests to the 10th annual Cheers to Charity and explains the sales at Rock Bottom that benefit the Orland Township Food Pantry.
Sandburg Chamber Singers (left to right) Maudy Miklos, Abby Hooks and Veronica Leafblad perform during Cheers to Charity. Through Dec. 20, guests at Rock Bottom Orland Park get $5 off their bill if they bring three canned food items or a new, unwrapped toy to donate.
Pat and Ann Rodgers, of Tinley Park — longtime contributors to the cause — donate toys for the Toy Box Connection as well as food during Cheers to Charity. Through Dec. 20, 25 cents of every glass of Rudolph the Prairie Red sold at Rock Bottom Orland Park will benefit the Orland Township Food Pantry.