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    ESPZ_std16_JPG Please join us for the Celebrating Victories Gala, Friday April 28 at the Radisson BLU Aqua Hotel Chicago EVENT DETAILS: Friday, April 28, 2017 Reception: 6PM, followed by dinner and program at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel  (map) Dress: Cocktail attire recommended   Valet: $24  Esperanza Community Services’ Celebrating Victories Gala is a fun and inspiring night out to benefit children and adults with developmental disabilities.  Please join us as we present the Bobby Reyes Tribute Award to John Stocchetti, former Board chair. The Radisson Blu Aqua is an exciting new venue for us this year and we’re looking forward to wowing you with a wonderful menu and fantastic cocktails, as well as an exciting live and silent auction. And then there’s the art – terrific pieces created by our participants, each of whom has a unique style. Tables, tickets and sponsorships are available here. Is your business interested in being a part of Celebrating Victories? For sponsorship opportunities, please email Jeff Fenwick or call 312.243.6097 x 131 to learn more. For more information about how your business can donate an item to the gala, please see info below. Thank you! Auction donation info letter - Esperanza's Celebrating Victories Gala       Auction Donation Form Celebrating Victories Thank you to our sponsors:

    LEAD SPONSOR: Marcus Lemonis LLC 

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    Sponsorship Opportunities are still available - secure yours hereor contact Jeff Fenwick at  312.243.6097 x 131 to learn more..
    . Hero Sponsor, $5,000 ($4,200 of which is tax deductible). Includes two tables of 10 (20 tickets), a color ad in program, inclusion in event and press materials, and more. Victories Sponsor, $3,000 ($2,600 of which is tax deductible). Includes one table (10 tickets ), a full-page black and white ad in program, inclusion in event and press materials, and more. Milestone Sponsor, $1,500 ($1,260 of which is tax deductible). Includes 6 tickets, a half-page black and white ad in program, and more. Achievements Every Day Sponsor, $500 ($420 of which is tax deductible). Includes 2 tickets and your logo in program. Custom sponsorship packages are available!  
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    Marcello’s story

    Esperanza Community Services helped Marcello to live independently, and Esperanza’s generous donors made it possible. Watch this video to see the impact your gift to Esperanza will have for people with developmental disabilities. You can make a tax-deductible donation here. …
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    We Work Together: Esperanza’s Annual Artists Show

    Join us Friday, Friday, December 2 for We Work Together: Esperanza’s Annual Artists Show! At Colibri Studio and Gallery 2032 W. 18th Street, Pilsen, Chicago 6:00 PM – FREE with registration  
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    The Goth Wedding A Murderous Union

    The Goth Wedding A Murderous Union 11.19.16 7:30PM -1:00AM The Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel The For the Love of Chocolate Foundation, the organization that brings you the annual For the Love of Chocolate (FLOC) Gala, is launching a new event …
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    Join Esperanza’s Associate Board for a free wine tasting at Blackfinn July 27

    Join Esperanza’s Associate Board for a free wine tasting at Blackfinn July 27 Esperanza’s Associate Board is hosting a wine tasting at Blackfinn Ameripub River North on Wednesday, July 27. Come out, enjoy a glass and some light bites, and …
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    Marcus Lemonis and Beth Levine Honored by Esperanza Community Services at Renaissance Blackstone – Event Raises $150,000 for Children and Adults with Developmental Disabilities

    Nonprofit Serving People with Developmental Disabilities Presented Award to Supporters at April 29 Gala, Most Successful in Agency’s History Chicago, IL –  Esperanza Community Services, a West Town-based nonprofit that helps children and adults with developmental disabilities build skills and …
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    Esperanza’s Celebrating Victories Gala

    PLEASE SEE BELOW for update on traffic and local road closures. Due to road closures associated with the  NFL Draft, Michigan Ave. will be closed from Jackson to Balbo starting at 3PM on Friday, April 29. For valet parking, consider …
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    Esperanza Community Services: Changing Lives for 45 years

    Esperanza Community Services is a nonprofit organization in Chicago that supports children and adults with developmental disabilities, autism, behavior needs and more to grow skills and become more independent. For 45 years, Esperanza has provided support to both individuals and …
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    45 Years Esperanza Community Services

    This year is a milestone for Esperanza Community Services. It marks our 45th year of supporting children and adults with developmental disabilities to become as independent as possible. Esperanza was founded in 1969 in response to the lack of services …
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    Esperanza WorkReady participants Tabitha (left) and Edwin (right) with Carolyn Minor of Julius Meinl Coffee. The fantastic folks at Julius Meinl opened their doors to WorkReady participants so they could tour the facilities and learn from their baristas. Tabitha is …
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