(CBS) — The Jackson Chance Foundations is saying “Thanks A Whole Brunch” to hospital caretakers this mother’s day weekend with a brunch at Chucks: A Kerry Simon Kitchen.
“We’ve invited all the caretakers for the NICU at Lurie Children’s and Northwestern Prentice as a thank-you in honor of Mother’s Day to celebrate everything they do for the babies in the NICU,” said Carrie Meghie.READ MORE: Sgt. Arthur Countryman, An American Hero Who Died In World War II, Returns Home To Plainfield 77 Years Later
Meghie co-founded the Jackson Chance Foundation in memory of her son who spent nearly all of his 10-month life in the neonatal intensive care unit.READ MORE: 'This Is Not 1970,' Mayor Lightfoot Says Of Firefighter-EMT Erik Zuma, Who Is Charged With Sex Assault And Was Kept On The Job
The foundation provides free parking and transportation to every family with a baby in the NICU at Lurie.MORE NEWS: 'The Memories Will Never Go Away:' Cubs Finalizing Deal To Send Anthony Rizzo To Yankees
In addition to brunch, Lurie and Prentice moms are getting a free night’s stay at the Hard Rock Hotel Chicago as part of “Relax Within Reach.”