For Immediate Release – November 7, 2017:
The Jim Caffrey for State Representative Campaign will be hosting the its first fundraising event on Thursday, November 16 th , at Flight 112 in downtown Elmhurst at 112 W Park Ave. The event will run from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. A $50 ticket will include a drink, appetizers, and a chance to enjoy the evening with other folks committed to making a positive impact in Springfield.
Caffrey, 52, is running to replace State Representative Patti Bellock in Illinois' 47th District. Bellock announced that she would be retiring at the end of her current term in 2018, leaving the seat open for the first time in 20 years. The 47th District runs along the eastern portion of DuPage County and includes Elmhurst, Oak Brook, Hinsdale, Clarendon Hills, and Westmont. It also includes a small portion of Western Springs in Cook County.
Caffrey, a Democrat, has had a strong fundraising start to his campaign through individual donations. “Our message about restoring trust in state government and working to improve the state’s finances is really catching on. As a result, we thought it would be a good time to expand our fundraising base. Early ticket sales are strong and we plan to make it a fun evening at a great location.”
You can learn about Jim Caffrey and his campaign by visiting www.jimcaffrey.org or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/jimcaffrey.il/. For more information, email the campaign at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 630.386.2314.