As the nights grow colder we are focussing on Homeless in our city.
About 5,000 people have no bed every night.
Many more are without permanent shelter.
Our ninth event is to raise awareness, help and funds for allchicago, whose mission is to make homelessness history.
Our seventh event is back at Uncommon Ground in Edgewater (1401 W Devon Ave) to raise money for the rights of and celebrate the culture of the Latinx community.
MALDEF (Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund) is a national legal civil rights organization, whose mission is to promote the civil rights of all Latino living in the United States. MALDEF opened its doors in 1968 in San Antonio, Texas, following coordinated efforts by Latino lawyers and community activists from throughout the southwestern United States to create a legal organization to serve the Latino community.
Our Guest Emcee is supremely talented Laura Crotte.
Tickets are available from here.
An evening of music, theater and variety to benefit the Natural Resources Defense Council.
Starring an amazing line up of Chicago Talent...
Andrea Salloum and the Kidworks Touring Theatre Co will be showing us how we can green our lives and the legendary Nan Zabriskie from the Green Theatre Alliance will be showing us how to green our theatres!
Our host is Fran Guinan, we have music from Foiled Again (Rob Lindley, Anne Smith, Allison Bazarko-Kirk), the amazing Donica Lynn and Heather Townsend.
We are cooking up an amazing night in UIC Village.
Special guest Irvine Welsh, writer of Trainspotting and the sequel Porno (on which Trainspotting 2 is based) will be with us for the evening. Fresh from her success in the acclaimed production of In the Heights, Isabel Quintero will be performing, plus Ross Lehman, Donica Lynn, Ronald King, Bill Massolia from Griffin Theatre, Coco Sho-Nell, Keely Vasquez and hosted by Avi Roque
In celebration of Black History Month, we are delighted to partner with NAACP (Chicago Southside Branch) to bring you a wonderful evening of music, poetry, acting and more.
More details to follow. But we are really excited to be at The Promontory in Hyde Park with excellent food and cocktails. And as a special deal all our attendees can stay for the DJ dance party afterwards for free!
Get your tickets now! And spread the word.