The tenth annual UNICEF's Hope Gala is set for Saturday, April 29, 2017! Join over 450 Chicagoans at the Geraghty in Chicago, Illinois as we raise over $1 million for UNICEF's work to put children first. 


April 29, 2017


The Geraghty
2520 S Hoyne Ave, Chicago, Ill.


Cocktails and Gala
6:30PM – 12AM



Black Tie

**Complimentary Valet Parking Will Be Available**

Gala Chair

John Luce

Gala Committee

Iliana Alvarenga
Amy Brown*
Sheilah Burnham
Cassie Carver
Bill Dietz*
Andrea Dollens
Jeff Feste
Jude Fitzgerald
MaryLou Giustini

Linda Havlin
Claire Kenneally
Nicole Lazaroff
Emily Merjan
Ashley Prasad
Hilary Scott
Joseph N. Silich*
Susie Silich
Miller Vance*

* Past Gala Chairs


Bill and Cindee Dietz/Heartland Produce, Co.
Wendy and Frank Serrino

Vince Hemmer
Martha and Adam Metz



Jim and Patti Kelly
Dave and Emily Merjan
Dave and Stacey Otte
Susan and Steven Sholl
Joseph N. and Susie Silich
Miller and Byron Vance
Ken and Jen Zaugh

Rob and Amy Brown
Sheilah and Matt Burnham
Lisa Giancosa/Latha Sundaram
MaryLou and Vince Giustini
Paul and Ty Harvey
Linda Havlin
Tom Kehoe and Lori & Steve Kaufman