The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) will host its annual Fashion Show and Scholarship Luncheon on Wednesday, May 23, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at The Garlands of Barrington, 1000 Garlands Ln. in Barrington.
The BACC Fashion Show and Scholarship Luncheon includes a spring fashion show featuring local retailers, and an awards ceremony announcing the recipients of the Lauren Brown Memorial Scholarship. Tickets to the event are $45 per person or $350 for a reserved table of 8. Tickets can be purchased online atwww.BarringtonChamber.com. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. with registration and cash bar, followed by the luncheon at noon, a fashion show at 12:30, award presentation at 1:00 p.m. and concluding with raffle prizes.
The BACC Lauren Brown Memorial Scholarship is named after a former employee of the Chamber, Lauren Brown, who passed away at a young age of ovarian cancer. It is awarded to Barrington area senior high school students who plan to attend a college, university or technical school following graduation. BACC awards several scholarships each year ranging from $500 to $1,000.
Sponsorship opportunities to promote a business at the Fashion Show and Scholarship Luncheon, or inside the special gift bag given to all attendees, are still available. For information, visit the BACC website atwww.BarringtonChamber.com, or call (847) 381-2525.
About the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC): The BACC (www.BarringtonChamber.com), founded in 1969, is an association of nearly 900 member businesses representing more than 1,800 business people dedicated to the success and prosperity of the 11 regional communities it serves: Barrington, Barrington Hills, Deer Park, Inverness, Kildeer, Lake Barrington, Long Grove, North Barrington, Port Barrington, South Barrington and Tower Lakes. BACC promotes economic opportunities, advocates the interests of business, offers programs for professional development and leadership, and works to foster a robust regional economy.