About

 

Join us for an evening of celebration as we honor Harper College’s 50th Anniversary. The Anniversary Reception will pay tribute to Harper’s proud past, while the dinner and live auction will shape the next 50 years of Harper’s strong future of involvement in the community. Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Harper College Educational Foundation’s Campaign for Promise.

Itinerary

 

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Priester Aviation
Chicago Executive Airport
1061 S Wolf Rd, Wheeling, IL 60090

6 p.m.

Cocktails and
Anniversary Reception

7:15 p.m.

Dinner

8:30 p.m.

Anniversary Program and
Live Auction

9 p.m.

Dancing to “Talk of the Town” 

 

Black Tie Optional

Sponsors

 

Gala venue generously donated by:
Priester Aviation 

Platinum Event Sponsors:

Greg and Anna Brown

John and Rita Canning

Kim Duchossois

Wintrust Community Banks
Gold Sponsors:
The Beaubien Family Motorola Solutions 

Silver Sponsors:

Diane Hill Legat Architechs Logo
 Foglia Family Foundation Logo
Bronze Sponsors:


Young Chung

Bob and Nancy Cormack

Terry and Renee Graber

 School Health logo

Cannon Design
 AMITA Health

 Studio GC Logo
 BMO Harris logo
 
Zurich Logo
Mortenson Construction logo 

 Northwest Community Healthcare Logo
Cornerstone Logo 
Northern Trust logo  The Private Bank Logo
Northrop Grumman Logo  
Table Sponsors:  

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

Assurance

Laura Brown

Nancy and John Castle

Maria and David Coons

Ken and Cathy Ender

First Bank of Highland Park

Kathy and John Gilmer

Richard Hohol

Georgeanna and Gregg Mehr

Larry Moats

Jim Moehling

Restore

Sam and Bob Oliver

Turpin Soderholm Family

W-T Group

 Supporting Sponsors:

Atomatic Mechanical Services

Martha Bell

James D. and Judith L. Brenner

Eriksson Engineering Associates Ltd.

Mary Jo Willis and Ed Marcinko

Herb and Laura Johnson

Bill and Sheila Kesler

Bill and Jeanne Kelley

Donald Baker and Luz Canino-Baker

MB Financial

Merit Corp Group LLC

Nancy and John Robb

Pat and Tom Stack

Woods Event Management

 

Gala venue generously donated by:
Priester Aviation 

Platinum Event Sponsors:

Greg and Anna Brown

John and Rita Canning

Kim Duchossois

Wintrust Community Banks

Gold Sponsors:

The Beaubien Family

Motorola Solutions


 

Silver Sponsors:

Diane Hill

Legat Architechs Logo

Foglia Family Foundation Logo

 
Bronze Sponsors:


Bob and Nancy Cormack
 

Terry and Renee Graber

 Young Chung

 

School Health logo

 

 
Cannon Design

AMITA Health

 


 Studio GC Logo

BMO Harris logo

 

 
Zurich Logo

Mortenson Construction logo

 


 Northwest Community Healthcare Logo

Cornerstone Logo

 

Northern Trust logo

The Private Bank Logo 

Northrop Grumman Logo

Table Sponsors:  

Advocate Good Shepard Hospital

Assurance

Laura Brown

Nancy and John Castle

Maria and David Coons

Ken and Cathy Ender

First Bank of Highland Park

Kathy and John Gilmer

Richard Hohol

Georgeanna and Gregg Mehr

Larry Moats

Jim Moehling

Restore

Sam and Bob Oliver

Turpin Soderholm Family

The W-T Group

 Supporting Sponsors:

 

Atomatic Mechanical Services

Martha Bell

James D. and Judith L. Brenner

Eriksson Engineering Associates Ltd.

Herb and Laura Johnson

Bill and Sheila Kesler

Mary Jo Willis and Ed Marcinko

Bill and Jeanne Kelley

Donald Baker and Luz Canino-Baker

MB Financial

Merit Corp Group LLC

Nancy and John Robb

Pat and Tom Stack

Woods Event Management

 

Committee

 

Honorary Chairs
 

Dee Beaubien
(Retired) Mental Health Counselor and Consultant

Greg & Anna Brown
Motorola Solutions

Rita & John Canning
WINGS
Madison Dearborn Partners

Kim Duchossois
Duchossois Family Foundation

Drs. Ken & Cathy Ender
Harper College

Vince & Pat Foglia
Foglia Family Foundation

Kathy & John Gilmer
(Retired) Northern Illinois University

Terry & Renee Graber
Power Construction

Diane Hill
(Retired) Northwestern University

Rich Hohol
Chartered Consultants, Inc.

Georgeanna & Gregg Mehr
Hoffman Estates Community Bank 

 

 

 

 

Honorary Chairs
 

Dee Beaubien
(Retired) Mental Health Counselor and Consultant

Greg & Anna Brown
Motorola Solutions

Rita & John Canning
WINGS
Madison Dearborn Partners

Kim Duchossois
Duchossois Family Foundation

Drs. Ken & Cathy Ender
Harper College

Vince & Pat Foglia
Foglia Family Foundation

Kathy & John Gilmer
(Retired) Northern Illinois University

Terry & Renee Graber
Power Construction

Diane Hill
(Retired) Northwestern University

Rich Hohol
Chartered Consultants, Inc.

Georgeanna & Gregg Mehr
Hoffman Estates Community Bank 

 

Sponsorship Benefits

 

Proceeds from the 50th Anniversary Gala will benefit the Harper College Promise Scholarship.

20 reservations

Campus Naming Opportunity (Black Box Theatre Lab, Nursing Simulation Lab or Tutoring Center)

Opportunity to speak at event

Presenting Sponsor with Logo on printed marketing materials
Landing Page Logo on Event website
Premier Recognition in Harper College’s 50th Anniversary Insert in the
Daily Herald
8 tickets to Harper College Fall 2017 theatre event

20 reservations

Campus Naming Opportunity (Conference Room, Teaching Lab, or Student Gathering Areas)

Opportunity to speak at event

Presenting Sponsor with Logo on printed marketing materials
Landing Page Logo on Event website
Premier Recognition in Harper College’s 50th Anniversary Insert in the
Daily Herald

6 tickets to Harper College Fall 2017 theatre event

20 reservations

Classroom Naming Opportunity
Premier Sponsor with Logo on printed marketing materials
Logo on Event website
Logo recognition in Harper College’s 50th Anniversary Insert in the
Daily Herald

4 tickets to Harper College Fall 2017 theatre event

10 reservations

Classroom Naming Opportunity
Logo on printed marketing materials
Logo on Event website
Logo recognition in Harper College’s 50th Anniversary Insert in the
Daily Herald

2 tickets to Harper College Fall 2017 theatre event

10 reservations

Logo on printed marketing materials
Logo on Event website
Logo recognition in Harper College’s 50th Anniversary Insert in the
Daily Herald

2 tickets to Harper College Fall 2017 theatre event

10 reservations

Name on marketing materials
Name on Event website
Name in Harper College’s 50th Anniversary Insert in the
Daily Herald

2 tickets to Harper College Fall 2017 theatre event

2 reservations

Name on marketing materials
Name on Event website
Name in Harper College’s 50th Anniversary Insert in the
Daily Herald

2 tickets to Harper College Fall 2017 theatre event 


For sponsorship inquiries, please contact Heather Zoldak at hzoldak@harpercollege.edu or 847.925.6319.

Logistics

 

Event Location:

Priester Aviation | Map
Chicago Executive Airport
1061 S Wolf Rd, Wheeling, IL 60090

 

Lodging: Blocks of rooms have been reserved at local hotels for our guests at a discounted rate. Shuttles will run between the hotel and the airport during the event. Guests are responsible for making and paying for their own hotel rooms. Please mention the Harper College Gala when making your reservations.

Courtyard Chicago Glenview/Northbrook
1801 Milwaukee Avenue
Glenview, IL 60025
Phone: 847.803.2500

Book your group rate for Harper College Gala

Room block held until 9/2/2017 

 

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