What: Kontinent Media Group and In Bloom Magazine, in collaboration with the American Tango Institute (ATI), are pleased to announce “Tango for the Cause” – A Shriners Hospitals for Children® Benefit.

This fundraising event will feature an introductory tango class and performances from internationally-acclaimed Stars of Tango, Luciano Brigante and Alejandra Orozco, from Buenos Aires. Guests will be transported to Argentina through the striking visuals of Tango, the sensual sounds of Latin acoustic performances from Terra Sounds School of Music and Arts co-founder guitarist Aleks di Roma, an appearance by UR SuperModels and a tasting of authentic wines and hors d'oeuvres, followed by a silent auction.

Where: Pugliese-Piazzolla Ballroom American Tango Institute, Chicago, IL.

When: Sunday, March 4, 2012 from 2 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Why: To raise funds for Shriners Hospitals for Children® - Chicago, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty care, innovative research, and outstanding teaching programs for medical professionals. Children up to age 18 with orthopaedic conditions, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the patients’ ability to pay. Shriners Hospitals for Children® relies on the generosity of donors to deliver this mission every day. For more information, please visit

A cause that is bigger than all of us - needs to be supported by big hearts! How have you made a difference lately?

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Contact: Leonard Mogul