MB Real Estate Supports Autism Speaks
CHICAGO – Friday, March 21, 2014 – MB Real Estate is once again pleased to participate in “Light It Up Blue,” an autism awareness campaign, by lighting 181 W. Madison in Chicago in blue for the month of April in honor of Autism Awareness Month. “Light It Up Blue” is sponsored by Autism Speaks™, a non-profit founded in 2005 to increase funding for global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and cure for autism.
Every year on April 2nd, Autism Speaks™ celebrates “Light It Up Blue” along with the international autism community, in commemoration of the United Nations-sanctioned World Autism Awareness Day. The campaign is a unique global initiative that kicks-off Autism Awareness Month, and helps raise understanding about the neurological development disorder. In honor of this historic day, many iconic landmarks, hotels, sporting venues, concert halls, museums, bridges and retail stores are among the hundreds of thousands of homes and communities that take part to “Light It Up Blue.”
Additional properties under MB Real Estate’s management that will be participating this year include: 208 S. LaSalle; 205-225 N. Michigan Avenue; 221 N. LaSalle; 200 W. Jackson; 321 S. Plymouth; the Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park; 30 W. Monroe; 1 N. LaSalle; and 1 N. Dearborn. For additional information about Autism Speaks™ and “Light It Up Blue,” visit www.lightitupblue.organd www.autismspeaks.org.
About MB Real Estate Services Inc.
Founded in 1982, MB Real Estate is a full-service real estate organization that provides multifaceted expertise in Asset/Facilities Management; Leasing Services; Project/Construction Management; Tenant Representation; and Investment Services. Headquartered in Chicago, with a regional office in New York City, MB Real Estate provides these services to corporations, institutions, professional organizations, private investors, and non-profit agencies. For more information, please visit www.mbres.com.