Arts Alliance Illinois
Seventh Annual Benefit Luncheon
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Reception at eleven
Luncheon at noon
221 N Paulina St, Chicago, IL 60612
Arts & Action. Arts & Education. Arts & Equity. From classrooms to offices and all places in between, arts are everywhere in our state. What is your "Arts &"?
Join us Thursday, June 20, as we celebrate "Arts &" and our 2019 honorees:
CREATIVE VOICE AWARDEES
Anne Libera (Director of Comedy Studies, Columbia College Chicago and The Second City)
Kelly Leonard (Executive Director of Insights and Applied Improvisation, The Second City)
CITIZEN ADVOCATE AWARDEES
Elissa Hamid Efroymson (Vice Chair, Efroymson Family Fund, a CICF Fund)
Adnaan Hamid (Managing Director, E&A Capital)
Arts Alliance Illinois is the state's leading voice for the cultural sector and creative industries. Through civic engagement, arts education, and cultural equity initiatives, we promote the value of the arts and give voice to a creative state. For more than 30 years, Arts Alliance Illinois has stood up for artists and arts organizations of all disciplines, budget sizes, and regions of the state. The nearly 30,000 people who make up our network believe that the arts are central and indispensable to the vitality of Illinois.
All proceeds from the Seventh Annual Benefit Luncheon make the Alliance's work possible, to realize a world in which the arts are central and indispensable to Illinois and where people acknowledge that the arts fuel creativity and innovation, sharpen our state’s competitive edge, promote cross-cultural understanding, and aid in solving civic and social issues.