Merit School of Music

Gala 2018

Merit School of Music is delighted to present the 2018 Alice S. Pfaelzer Award for Distinguished Service to the Arts to Yo-Yo Ma.

All proceeds benefit Merit School of Music and its mission to transform the lives of
Chicago-area youth by removing barriers to high quality music education. 

Co-chairs:
Julie Green Baumeister and Dan Baumeister
Judy Istock

Honorary Co-chair:
Duffie Adelson

Date:
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Time:
6:00 p.m. Reception | 7:00 p.m. Dinner and Program

Location:
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
160 East Pearson Street

Business Attire

PJH Contact:
Courtney Galassini email, phone: 312-553-2000


Merit School of Music

Merit is a nationally accredited community music school dedicated to overcoming barriers to high quality music instruction. Currently engaging a diverse student body of nearly 5,000 students, Merit offers classes from early childhood through high school.  Founded in 1979, Merit is recognized for its unique curriculum that provides a pathway for each individual student to grow both musically and personally.  

www.meritmusic.org


Registration

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Make checks payable to:
Merit School of Music
c/o PJH & Associates, Inc.
205 West Wacker Drive
Suite 1400
Chicago, IL 60606

Merit School of Music

The Ritz-Carlton Chicago

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Event Levels

$50,000 Leadership Circle - A premier table in the ballroom for 10 guests at the Gala, a photo opportunity with the Gala honoree, and premier recognition of your support in the Gala on event materials

$35,000 
Emerald Society 
- A priority table in the ballroom for 10 guests at the Gala, a photo opportunity with the Gala honoree, and priority recognition of your support in the Gala on event materials

$25,000 Sterling Society - A prime table in the ballroom for 10 guests at the Gala and prime recognition of your support in the Gala on event materials

$10,000 Virtuoso - A preferred table in the ballroom for 10 guests at the Gala and preferred recognition of your support in the Gala on event materials

$5,000 Concertmaster - A reserved table in the ballroom for 10 guests at the Gala and recognition of your support in the Gala on event materials

$500 Individual Reservation(s)

Event Forms
Merit School of Music 501(c)3
Merit School of Music W-9 Form


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