Chicago Humanities Festival

30th Anniversary Gala

Spend a wonderful and festive night celebrating the Chicago Humanities.  Benefit proceeds allow the Humanities Festival to offer affordable artistic, cultural, and educational programs to everyone in the Chicago area.

Allegra E. Biery, Northern Trust
John W. McCarter, Jr.
Douglas H. Jackson, Greenhill & Co., LLC

ITW,  accepted by, E. Scott Santi, Chairman and CEO, Civic Leadership Award
Norman and Virginia Bobins, Humanists of the Year

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Reception 6:00 pm, Dinner and Program 7:00 pm

Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
120 East Delaware Place

Business Attire

PJH Contact:
Rina Tsang email

Chicago Humanities Festival

The Chicago Humanities Festival has celebrated the questions that shape and define us as individuals, communities, and cultures. For the intellectually curious, CHF offers stimulating year-round programing, including the robust Fall Festival and new Spring Festival. These programs offer the opportunity to engage with some of the world’s most brilliant minds. Collaborating with leading arts, cultural, and educational organizations, it presents scholars, artists and architects, thinkers, theologians, and policy makers that change how we see the world, where we’re from, and where we’re going. Under the leadership of Executive Director Phillip Bahar and Marilyn Thoma Artistic Director Alison Cuddy, CHF has become an institution central to the fabric of the city.


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Make checks payable to:
Chicago Humanities Festival
c/o PJH & Associates, Inc.
205 West Wacker Drive
Suite 1400
Chicago, IL 60606

Chicago Humanities Festival

Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
Event Levels

Host Committee/Vice Chair $30,000 - Host of the evening; Preferred seating for ten; Recognition on all benefit publicity materials; Special recognition on benefit program card*

Patron $12,000 -
Prime seating for ten; Recognition on all benefit publicity materials; Special recognition on benefit program card*

Sponsor $6,000 -
Reserved seating for ten; Recognition on benefit program card*

Premium Reservation(s) $1,200 each -
Preferred seating for one; Recognition on benefit program card*

Individual Reservation(s) $600 each -
Reserved seating for one

Event Forms
CHF 501(c)(3) Letter
CHF W-9 Form

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