LGC Events

March 6, 2014
5:30 PM
Hilton Chicago, 720 S Michigan Ave


Join us for a very special evening as we celebrate 30 years of inspiring effective civic leadership for the Chicago region. More than 600 Chicago area businesses, civic and philanthropic leaders will convene to celebrate leadership that strengthens our communities and enjoy a nationally-recognized keynote speaker who will bring to life LGC’s long-standing programming topics. The Distinguished Fellow of the Year award will be presented, and LGC’s founder, The Chicago Community Trust, will be celebrated for its 30 years of support and commitment.

Proceeds from this annual event are a significant source of funds for Leadership Greater Chicago’s Fellows Program. For 30 years, the Fellows Program has educated, connected and inspired Chicago’s diverse rising stars to become effective leaders and activists for the common good. As an event sponsor, you will demonstrate your commitment to supporting diverse leaders dedicated to addressing the challenges facing the Chicago region. Respond by February 14, 2014 for inclusion in the program book. Registration will close on Thursday, February 27.

For more information, contact Stacey Sather at (312) 565-0300 or stacey@lgcchicago.org.

Keynote Speaker

Rahm Emanuel

City of Chicago

Distinguished Fellow

Andrea L. Zopp

President & Chief Executive Officer
Chicago Urban League
Class of 1990

Founder Recognition

The Chicago Community Trust

Dinner Chairman

David Vitale

Class of 1985

Platinum ($25,000)

  • The Crown Family

Gold ($15,000)

Silver ($10,000)

  • David and Marilyn Vitale

Bronze ($5,000)

Advocate Health Care


Bryan Cave LLP

Dentons US LLP
Diana Ferguson and
Bob Barnett

Heidrick & Struggles

Holland & Knight LLP

Tim King


Nicor Gas

Northwestern Medicine

Peoples Gas

PNC Bank


Schiff Hardin LLP

Sidley Austin LLP

Spencer Stuart

University of Chicago Medicine

Urban Partnership Bank

Walgreen Co.


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