Check out Center for Independent Futures (CIF) Story Pirates event as an easy and fun way to enjoy live theatre and support a great cause!
When: Sunday, Oct. 21, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Where: SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston, IL 60202
Cost: Purchase tickets online, $20 for adults and $10 for children under 12. Tickets are $5 more at the door.
More info: Contact 847-328-2044 with questions, or check out CIF online.
Why: CIF is an Evanston-based organization founded in 2002 that supports those with disabilities and their families. To encourage individuals with disabilities to contribute to society, CIF teaches independent living skills, offers educational social activities for high-school students, provides personal assessments and planning to young adults transitioning into independent living and supports disabled individuals in four residences across Evanston.
Story Pirates, founded in 2003, is a nationally recognized, award-winning organization that performs stories written by individuals with disabilities. One hundred percent of the proceeds from this event are donated to help support individuals with disabilities and their families.