Medical Evaluation Response Initiative Team to Benefit from Riverboat-Themed Fundraiser
The University of Illinois College of Medicine-Rockford will host Riverboat Royale at the Rockford Country Club, 2500 Oxford St., on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from 7 to 11 p.m. This event featuring table games, food stations and a silent auction will benefit the Medical Evaluation Response Initiative Team (MERIT).
A child-centered, community-based program, MERIT is dedicated to providing all children suspected of being physically or sexually abused or neglected with timely expert medical evaluations and treatment, as well as serving the community as a resource for prevention, research and education.
For more information about attending the event or sponsorship opportunities, call (815) 395-5649.