May
5
7:00 pm19:00

Please Join Us for Our 4th Annual Gala

  • Galleria Marchetti

Please join us on Friday, May 5th, 2017 for our 4th Annual Gala at Galleria Marchetti, 825 W. Erie St., Chicago, IL 60642.

Please use the form below to RSVP

Our annual Gala plays an important role in the financial support and visionary future of Project H.O.O.D.’s impactful programs and services. The funds raised at our Gala each year help Project H.O.O.D.'s programming continue and expand in our community. 

HONORARY CHAIRS

GOVERNOR BRUCE RAUNER & MRS. DIANA RAUNER

HONORARY CO-CHAIR COMMITTEE

Don Biernacki, Related Midwest

Robert Blackwell, Jr., Killerspin

Eric Brackett, BTI Communications

James Cristman, CITGO

Rick and Cindy Doering, Doering Landscape

Nosa Ehimwenman, Bowa Construction

Beth and Kevin Feeley

Michelle Graham, HNTB

Cornelius Griggs, GMA Construction Group

John and Beth Hamparian, Access Medical Supply

Larry D. Ivory, Illinois Black Chamber of Commerce

Spencer and Henrietta Leak, Leak & Sons Funeral Homes

Alicia Martin, Associated Builders and Contractors - Illinois Chapter

Wilbur and Dawn Milhouse, Milhouse Engineering & Construction

Joe Nocito, Sr., Automated Health Systems

State Senator Jim Oberweis and Julie Oberweis

Bob Schillerstrom, Ice Miller

Rob Semrad, Semrad Law 

Bill and Sandi Strong

Michael Sutton, Infrastructure Engineering Inc.

Michael J. Uremovich, Manhattan Mechanical

Jim Wolfe, Knight Partners LLC

HOST COMMITTEE CHAIR

MARTY OZINGA, OZINGA BROS., INC.

HOST COMMITTEE

Vince Bass

Gator Bradley

Blair Garber

Nick Gowen, Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella

Hermene Hartman, N'Digo

Terrance Hill

Maze Jackson, Intelligence Development Group

James Jones, House of James

Patrick Milligan, Metro Ford

Mike Paulsen, Lockton Companies

Joe and Helene Walsh

**As of 3/15/17, Committees in formation

 

Ticket and Sponsorship Information

$50,000 Premier Lead Sponsor

  • Naming Sponsor for the Project HOOD Leadership and Economic Development Center
  • All Gala tickets and benefits of a Lead Sponsor listed below
  • Please contact Kristen Jaciw for more information (kristenjaciw@gmail.com 847-346-2349)

  $25,000 Lead Sponsor 

  • Includes 2 VIP tables for 20 guests & 20 VIP tickets to the post-event reception
  • VIP recognition as a Lead Sponsor during presentation, online, and in Gala program

$10,000 Presenting Sponsor

  • Includes 1 VIP table for 10 guests & 10 VIP tickets to the post-event reception
  • Priority recognition as a Presenting Sponsor during presentation, online, and in Gala program

$5,000 Supporting Sponsor

  • Includes 1 Priority table for 10 guests & 10 tickets to the post-event reception
  • Recognition as a Supporting Sponsor during presentation, online, and in Gala program

$2,500 Table Sponsor

  • Includes 1 table for 10 guests & 10 tickets to the post-event reception

$250 Individual Ticket

  • One ticket includes access to the Gala dinner and post-event reception

$100 Post-Event Ticket

  • One ticket includes access to the Post-event Reception (9:00 pm) only. 

 

*Business Attire*

Project HOOD is a 501(c)3 corporation (tax ID: 45-3964886)