The After School Matters Gala is an evening of engaging teen program exhibits; cocktails and dinner; and spectacular performances. Your investment will help build the future of this city while showing our teens how much they MATTER! Thank you for your support.
Mary Ellen Caron
Baldwin Richardson Foods Co.
BMO Harris Bank
East Lake Management and Development Corporation
Fifth Third Bank
Mellody Hobson and George Lucas
Robbie and D-Rita Robinson
Dona and Sam Scott Foundation
Adtalem Global Education
Baldwin Richardson Foods
Barry Callebaut USA LLC
The Bluhm Family
Chicago Bulls/Chicago White Sox
The Comer Foundation
The Richard M. Daley Family
Joseph & Bessie Feinberg Foundation
Fifth Third Bank
Matt and Denise Gibson
Rika and Joe Mansueto
Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority
Neal & Leroy, LLC
Networked Insights, An American Family Insurance Company
Alexandra and John NIchols
The Rooney Family
Michael Tadin, MAT Leasing, Inc.
The Vistria Group
Ernst & Young LLP
Hyatt Hotels Foundation
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Clare Muñana, Blue Fund
Thomas A. and Georgina T. Russo
Pratima and Niranjan Shah, Globetrotters Group
United Scrap Metal, Inc.
The Boeing Company
Deborah A. Bricker
Burke Warren MacKay & Serritella
Civiltech Engineering, Inc.
creative werks, llc
Eckenhoff Saunders Architects
George K. Baum & Company
Jim Gordon, The Edgewater Funds
Roger and Alvina Kiley
Marmon Holdings, Inc.
Katie McGrath & J.J. Abrams Family Foundation
James McHugh Construction Co./ BOWA Construction
Andrew J. McKenna
Nationwide Retirement Solutions
SB Friedman Development Advisors
Haviland and Ayal Sharvit, Buffalo Group
Cherryl Thomas, Ardmore Roderick
Tawana Tibbs and Bruce Gordon
Michael Toolis, Stantec (remove stantec architecture)
Byron and Tina Trott
Victory Park Capital
*Sponsors as of September 9, 2019.
For more information or to sponsor the event, please contact Stacey Hall, Senior Manager of Events & Donor Relations, at [email protected] or (312) 768-5190.
Will I receive a receipt for my tax records?
Yes, After School Matters will send you a receipt for your tax records approximately two weeks after the date of the event. If you make your payment online, you will receive a receipt to show that your payment has been processed, but you will also receive an official tax acknowledgement after the event.
Can I make a donation to the Sneaker Ball?
Yes, gifts of all size provide teens with opportunities to explore and develop their talents, while gaining critical skills for work, college and beyond. We invite you to find a way that you can help make a difference in the lives of Chicago’s teens. To give electronically, click here (and click on tickets and enter in your donation amount under “Donations”) or contact us via phone at (312) 239-5226.
Will parking be available?
Street parking is available. Please check signs for restrictions during certain hours or on street cleaning and snow removal days.