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Birnbaum to participate in Mercy Home's boxing match fundraiser


Peter J. Birnbaum, president and CEO of Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund, and Paul Langer, Quarles and Brady managing partner, will box each other at Mercy Home’s fundraiser, Ringside for Mercy’s Sake on Saturday, Oct. 14.

The black-tie gala, which takes place from 6 p.m. until midnight at The Chicago Marriott Grand Ballroom at 540 N. Michigan Ave.

The fundraiser will aslo feature cocktails, fine dinning, celebrity appearances, dancing, live music from The City Lights Orchestra and exclusive live and silent auctions.

Attorneys’ Title Guaranty Fund is alongtime supporter of Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, however, this is the first time one of the company’s executives will duke it out at the event.

Mercy Home has broken the cycle of neglect and abuse for over 30,000 kids through residential programs, aftercare, referral and monitoring services. Nearly 98 percent of Mercy Home’s $32 million annual budget is privately funded through the support of corporations, foundations and individuals.