The Civic Federation

Annual Civic Awards Luncheon

The Annual Civic Federation Awards Luncheon honors the outstanding civic contributions of individual citizens and Chicago-area institutions while raising revenue to help the Civic Federation’s efforts to maximize the quality and cost-effectiveness of government services in the Chicago region and State of Illinois.

Lyman J. Gage Award 
for Outstanding Civic Contribution by a Chicagoan
Ilene S. Gordon, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ingredion Incorporated

Addams-Palmer Award
for Exemplary Civic Involvement by a Chicago Institution
PNC, accepted by Scott C. Swanson, President, PNC Bank, Illinois

John A. Canning
David R. Casper
Lester Crown
Andrew J. McKenna

Michael J. Sacks
Maurice Smith


Monday, June 26, 2017

11:30 a.m. Reception | 12:00 p.m. Luncheon and Program | 1:30 p.m. Adjourn

Hilton Chicago
720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

Business Attire

PJH Contact:
Briana Wagner email, phone: 312-553-2000

The Civic Federation

The mission of the Civic Federation is to provide objective research, analysis and recommendations that:

     •   Champion efficient delivery of high-quality government services

     •   Promote sustainable tax policies and responsible long-term financial planning

     •   Improve government transparency and accountability

     •   Educate and serve as a resource for policymakers, opinion leaders and the broader public


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The Civic Federation
c/o PJH & Associates, Inc.
205 West Wacker Drive
Suite 1400
Chicago, IL 60606

The Civic Federation

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Event Levels

$25,000 Host Table
- Event host; Priority seating for ten; Luncheon Committee recognition in the program book 

$10,000 Gold Table - Preferred seating for ten; Luncheon Committee recognition in the program book

$5,000 Silver Table - Prime seating for ten; Luncheon Committee recognition in the program book 

$500 Individual Reservation(s)
Event Forms
Civic Federation 501(c)(3) Letter
Civic Federation W-9 Form

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