Naperville Exchange Club donates $50,000 to Care Center at Edward Hospital

March 19, 2017
Naperville Exchange Club

The Naperville Exchange Club on March 16 donated $50,000 to the Care Center at Edward Hospital, which provides medical services for children and special needs adults who may have been sexually abused.

The Care Center’s physicians and staff employ a compassionate, empowering approach to deliver medical care, as well as community and professional education, expert testimony and state-of-the-art protocol development, in an effort to put an end to abuse. The Care Center, which was established in 1990, serves a nine-county area, the FBI and military bases. For more information, visit

The Naperville Exchange Club was chartered in 1987 and is dedicated to the elimination of child abuse and domestic violence. Through financial contributions to more than 50 local charities, the Exchange Club has raised more than $12.5 million from its service activities at Ribfest, an annual summer festival in Naperville. For more information, For more information about Ribfest, visit

The Edward Foundation was established in 1990 and has raised more than $43 million in its mission to support Edward Hospital’s community healthcare initiatives, invest in the most advanced diagnostic and treatment technology, recruit world-class medical professionals and deliver the highest quality care to almost 1.7 million patients within the area it serves. To make a donation to or for more information about the Foundation, call (630) 527-3954 or visit