IICF Midwest Blazing the Trail Benefit will be held in an indoor space at the Ritz Carlton, Chicago. IICF continues to monitor the recommendations and mandates in accordance with the CDC, the State of Illinois, Cook County and the City of Chicago.  Those who have not been vaccinated should continue to wear a mask and socially distance. Please do not attend if you are suffering from COVID-19 symptoms. All guests will be asked to sign a waiver in advance of the event.

Hotel Reservations

Ritz Carlton Chicago

160 East Pearson Street at Water Tower Place
Chicago, Illinois 60611

The IICF Midwest Division has reserved a small block of hotel rooms at the Ritz Carlton, Chicago at a special group room rate for the evening of SEPTEMBER 22, 2022.

Deadline to make a reservation: AUGUST 10, 2022

Rate: $249/night + taxes

Check in: SEPTEMBER 22, 2022 (4PM)

Check out: SEPTEMBER 23,2022 (12PM)

Book online HERE: Ritz Carlton, Chicago

or Call 1-800-542-8680 & Mention Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation

Katie Weil

VP of Philanthropy, Camp One Step

We're so grateful for IICF for helping to bring smiles, connections and fun to the pediatric cancer patients and survivors we served during our wintertime camp programs. Together we are creating memories, friendships and hope that will fuel them all year.

Erin Kerr


Blessings in a Backpack is grateful for the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s generous donation of $112,885 that provided 28,220 bags of weekend nutrition to 5,260+ food insecure kids across 32 programs in Illinois and Ohio.