ANAD to host Bandstand Benefit at Elbo Room

Naperville, IL — Aug. 5 — The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD) will host the ANAD Bandstand Benefit at 8 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Elbo Room, 2871 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. The concert will feature live music and slam poetry.


anad_bandstand_posterA 2014 Marc by Marc Jacobs bag will be up for auction, and there will be a raffle with prizes from the Shedd Aquarium, Wines for Humanity, Cooper’s Hawk Winery and Restaurant, and more.


Tickets are $10. They are available at the door, in advance by calling 630-577-1333, or by visiting You must be 21 or older to attend the event.


All proceeds will benefit ANAD’s mission of advocating for the development of healthy attitudes, bodies, and behaviors. ANAD promotes eating disorder awareness, prevention, and recovery through supporting, educating, and connecting individuals, families, and professionals. ANAD’s school outreach program has helped educators address eating disorders as well as empowered students with knowledge about body image and wellness.

For more information, call 630-577-1333.