John Ng | Photographer | Chicago Auto Show 2009

First Look for Charity, held the evening before the Chicago Auto Show opens to the public, helps 18 significant Chicago area charities in a big way. First Look for Charity is an anticipated event among socialites and car buffs. The black-tie affair allows participants to stroll the show floor amid opulence not present during the public portion of the Chicago Auto Show.Abundant hors d'oeuvres, champagne, wine and soft drinks await those getting the first look at the more than 1,000 new vehicles - some on display for the first time anywhere - at the Chicago Auto Show.