December 13th, 2010
Charles Tillman, cornerback for the Chicago Bears, and his Cornerstone Foundation partnered with Miller Lite to present the 4th Annual Charles Tillman Celebrity Steak-Out on Monday, December 6th at Texas de Brazil, located at 51 East Ohio Street in Chicago.
Tillman hosted the evening, whose goal was to raise awareness in the Chicago community about his Cornerstone Foundation, its programs and mission to provide opportunities and resources to children or their families who are in need.
The event kicked-off at 6:30 p.m. with a cocktail reception and silent auction. Over 250 guests attended the 4th Annual Charles Tillman Celebrity Steak-Out, including a group of fans known as the “Peanut Gallery”. Guests were able to mingle with Tillman, take photos and collect autographs as the evening unfolded. A live auction followed at 7:45 p.m. Auctions included the most sought after Chicago Bears memorabilia, luxury trips and other unique experiences. Matt Abbatacola from 670 The Score emceed the evening’s activities.
Over $31,000 was raised throughout the evening. All proceeds from the evening will benefit The Charles Tillman Cornerstone Foundation and its mission to provide opportunities and resources to children or their families who are in need. Since 2005, Charles Tillman’s charitable efforts have impacted the lives of over one million Chicago-area children.