Announcing. . .the ONE Northside Fall Fundraiser 2017!
Join us for a night of fun, food and drink to celebrate another year of powerful social justice work led by ONE Northside. On November 1 from 6:30-8:30pm, we will gather at Second Unitarian Church (656 W. Barry) to ensure ONE Northside’s ability to move forward in 2018 to accomplish a long list of goals critical to the welfare of our community. The evening will feature inspiration by our guest speaker, Dorian Warren. Warren—a Chicago native—is a progressive scholar, organizer and media personality who has worked to advance racial, economic and social justice for over two decades.
Early Bird Tickets are available for $80 through October 25. From October 26 until the event, tickets will be sold for $90.
Thank you to our Sponsors for Fall Fundraiser 2017:
Premier Level: Peter Holsten–Holsten Real Estate Development Corporation, Eugene Lim, North Center Neighborhood Association
Longevity Level: Rep. Sara Feigenholtz, Commissioner Bridget Gainer, Community Investment Corporation and the Preservation Compact, Sue Gries, Rep. Greg Harris, People’s Action Institute, Beth Rochford, SEIU Local 1, Sen. Heather Steans, Thresholds, Trilogy Inc
Host Committee Level: Anonymous, Barbara Bolsen, Alan Cravitz, Community First Tax Service, Andy Daglas, Mark & Judy Davis, Jack Doppelt & Margie Schaps, Sally & Randall Doubet-King, Suzanne Griffel, Anne Igoe, Institute of Cultural Affairs, Monte Johnson, Pastor Fred Kinsey, George Kuhlman, Mary Rita Luecke & Michael Gelder, Regina McGraw, Nicholas McWilliams, Sameena Mustafa, Saralyn Peritz & Howard Shidlowsky, Jane Ramsey, Sue Reed & Ed Schwartz, Jennifer Ritter, Jewish Council on Urban Affairs, Curtis Smith, Nikki Smith & Peter Kores, Brianne Spresser, Joey Sylvester, Alderman Tom Tunney, Jane Wells, Allen Wesolowski, Erika Wozniak, Joseph Zanoni & Alberto Prieto
For more information on how to join the sponsors list, contact Ellen Glover: eglover@ONENorthside.org or 773-769-3232 x12.
Download the flyer for the event: Fall Fundraiser 2017 Flyer
More about Dorian Warren:
A progressive scholar, organizer and media personality, Warren has worked to advance racial, economic and social justice for over two decades. He previously taught for over a decade at the University of Chicago and Columbia University, where he was Co-Director of the Columbia University Program on Labor Law and Policy. Warren also worked at MSNBC where he was a Contributor and Host and Executive Producer of “Nerding Out” on MSNBC’s digital platform.
He currently serves on several boards including Working Partnerships USA, the Workers Lab, the National Employment Law Project, and The Nation Magazine Editorial Board. As a commentator on public affairs, Warren has appeared regularly on television and radio including NBC Nightly News, ABC, MSNBC, CNN, CNBC, BET, BBC, NPR, Bloomberg, & NY1, among other outlets. He has also written for The Nation, Huffington Post, Newsweek, Salon, Washington Post, New York Times, Medium, Ebony.com, and Boston Review.
In 2013, he was included on the list of NBC’s theGrio’s 100 people making history today. After growing up on the South Side of Chicago, Warren received his B.A. from the University of Illinois and his M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Yale University. Twitter: @dorianwarren