MAKING AN IMPACT

MAKING AN IMPACT

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OPEN COMMUNITIES 50TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT

Agents of Change Award Ceremony

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 | 6:00PM - 8:00PM
CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN
DRINKS | APPETIZERS | AWARDS

PRICE $100

Join Us for an Open Communities’ Awards Event

We are celebrating 50 years of fighting for just and inclusive communities in Chicago’s North Shore and northwest suburbs. Honor our award recipients, network with business and fair housing leaders, and enjoy an evening at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

“We must learn to live together as brothers, or we will all perish together as fools.”

Martin Luther King, Jr., July 25, 1965, Winnetka Village Green

Where:

Chicago Botanic Garden

When:

September 21, 2022

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Address:

1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022

THE AWARDS

Rayna & Marvin Miller Community Justice Award

Award Recipient: Village of Northbrook

The award honors an individual/organization who chose to speak to the inequities in the housing community and demanded we could do more. This individual/organization made a mark in the industry and our area and amplifies community justice.

Jean R. Cleland Social Action Award

Award Recipient: Gail Schechter

Recognizing an individual/organization on the front line of social justice, fighting for everyone to have a “seat at the table” and setting the example of how to properly represent social justice through a fair housing lens.

Spirit of Open Communities Award

Award Recipient: WBEZ

Honoring the person or organization who has demonstrated that fair housing is a human right. They best exemplify our organization’s commitment to social justice, racial, religious and equity for all in the northern suburbs.

JOIN IN ON OUR CELEBRATION

 
Red Bouquet

A SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS

$10,000 Impact

David & Carol Golder

$5,000 Advocate

$2,500 Partner

Annie & James Goldman

$1,000 Supporter

Herbert Brenner

Sharon L King Foundation

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Celebrate awardees who are making an impact throughout the North and Northwest Suburbs.

Presenting an Award

NETWORK | AWARDS | APPETIZERS
PRICE $100

Business Meeting

CONTACT

Questions or comments? Send us a message and we’ll get back to you ASAP

1880 Oak Avenue

Suite 301

Evanston, IL 60201

Tel: 224-714-2471

Mail: maurya@open-communities.org

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