Venture One’s Fourth Annual Holiday Charity Outing

December 12, 2018

ROSEMONT, IL – December 12, 2018 – At the Fourth Annual Holiday Charity Outing, Venture One Real Estate helped contribute to Bernie’s Book Bank in Lake Bluff, IL. Employees brought books to donate, including over 330 books by Michelle Katzenstein and a few pallets worth by Rick Sobon! Many children’s books were carried, sorted, packed and organized as the team worked together to package books for children in need.


Founded in 2009, Bernie’s Book Bank distributes 3.5 million new and gently used children’s books annually to children throughout the Chicagoland area. Bernie’s sources, processes and distributes quality new and gently used children’s books to significantly increase book ownership among at-risk infants, toddlers and school-age children throughout Chicagoland. Bernie’s Book Bank is the leading provider of quality books to at-risk children in the Chicagoland area.

To learn more about volunteering opportunities or donating children’s books, please visit http://berniesbookbank.org/.

Venture One Real Estate

Venture One Real Estate is a real estate private equity fund manager, developer and operating company specializing in the industrial property sector. Headquartered in Chicago, Venture One manages a series of discretionary value-add investment funds that target opportunities throughout the Midwest. Venture One owns over 7.6 million square feet and controls over 1,100 acres of land in corporate business parks in the greater Chicagoland area. Principals of Venture One have over $6 billion of transactional experience. For further information go to www.VentureOneRE.com.