Evening of Hope

Thank You for Helping us Celebrate our Superheroes!

Approximately 450 guests attended Evening of Hope on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 19 East in Chicago. The event featured live entertainment, delicious food, and raffle ticket sales, as well as programming with a superhero theme. Special thanks to Event Chair John Trotta of WSP USA and the fundraising committee for their work on the event.


Top sponsors gathered for a VIP reception, featuring appearances by Robert Schillerstrom, Chairman of the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority, Dorval Carter Jr., President of the Chicago Transit Authority, and Randy Blankenhorn, Secretary of the Illinois Department of Transportation. Significant in-kind support was offered by Mosaic, Southern Glazers Wine and Spirits, and The Edrington Group. Once again, we are grateful for the support of our many sponsors and donors. View our full list of 2017 Sponsors here.

We hope you will join us in Fall 2018 for this year’s Evening of Hope! Information coming this summer.