Now in its 10th year, Concern Worldwide U.S.’s Thanks-for-Giving Gala is a very special, festive evening. This year’s gala will take place next Friday, November 15, at Galleria Marchetti on 825 W Erie St., in Chicago from 7pm to 11pm. More info can be found HERE.
Over 200 guests attend the event, which features seasonal cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live music, fire pits and s’mores, and a raffle in support of Concern’s work around the world. The event has raised over $700,000 combined over the 9 previous years.
This year, Thanks-for-Giving Gala sponsors include McShane Companies, Archer Daniels Midland, Mutual of America, Cobb Strecker Dunphy & Zimmermann, Concord Group, and Titos.
In case you’re not familiar, Concern Worldwide US is an international organization, with US headquarters in Chicago, that spreads across 24 countries and focuses on the most vulnerable communities within them.
Dress code: Cocktail attire