ALTSO’s Rocktoberfest is a charity event that unites leaders from the financial services community for a night of rock and roll. Rocktoberfest features musicians from financial services who perform to raise money for A Leg To Stand On (ALTSO), a non-profit organization that provides free prosthetic limbs and corrective surgery to children in developing countries.
Last year, 1,200 supporters attended the NYC event. Rocktoberfest in Chicago was inaugurated last year with 300 enthusiastic guests.
This year’s Rocktoberfest in Chicago will bring over 350 participants from the finance industry at Crossroads at House of Blues on October 3rd from 6pm to 11pm. This year’s Chicago sponsors group already includes CBOE, Cheiron Trading, CME Group, Eurex, IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) and Russell Investments.
Sponsors for the 10th annual New York Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest on Oct 23rdat Capitale include Credit Suisse, Infineon Capital Management, JP Morgan, LMAX Exchange, Lyxor Asset Management and XFA.
Through the support of Rocktoberfest attendees in both Chicago and NYC, the charity has been able to treat nearly 10,000 children since the inauguration of their first program in 2002 in Ahmedabad, India. Click here to see the impact that a sponsorship or ticket purchase can make and learn more about the event here.