Immediate past Board Chair, Roger Shores, Senior Executive of The Marmon Group will receive CYC’s highest honor, the Spirit of Youth Award at this year's Believe in Kids Annual Dinner on Thursday, May 14. “CYC has a clear vision and dedicated focus on meeting the true needs of our kids and our communities. None of this would have been possible were it not for Roger’s leadership, his commitment to CYC’s growth, and his steadfast dedication to Chicago’s children, families and communities. He has been a truly transformational leader and the lead architect for our vision, strategy and impact. His legacy to CYC will be felt for years to come and it is only fitting that he be recognized this year as CYC celebrates its vision and the bright future ahead”, said Dixie Adams, Chicago Youth Centers Board Chairman.
This year, CYC will be joined by Presenting Sponsor Northern Trust, and Honorary Chairs Jerald Gary and Lauren Snelling, LCSW.The event, which engages more than 400 local business, philanthropic, and community leaders annually, will be held on Thursday, May 14 at The Standard Club, located at 320 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago. Learn More
CYC gratefully acknowledges and thanks our 2015 Believe in Kids Dinner Sponsors
Sidney & Sondra Epstein
Frank & Prue Beidler
Polk Bros. Foundation
Dixie Adams & Rick Erwin • Chicago Tribune • Crown Family Philanthropies • Charlie & Bobbie Denison • Phil & Cindy Doherty • Ernst & Young LLP • Experian • Patrick M. Hardiman • ITW • William & Heather Kelley • Kraft Foods • The Marmon Group • Raymond James & Associates • RR Donnelley • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP • Winston & Strawn LLP •
Abbott Laboratories • Altair Advisors • Jay Beidler & Deborah Witzburg • BMO Harris Bank • Bryan Cave • CareerBuilder • Beth & John Corvino • Pat & Cory DeLacey • Eugene DeRamus and Patricia Crumley • The Donnelley Foundation • Daniel M. Feeney • Iris & Martin Gradman • Hub International • Lismore International • Judy Macior • Meckler Bulger Tilson Marick & Pearson LLP • Miller Shakman & Beem LLP • p3mediaworks • Morgan Stanley • PwC • Danny Romano • Raymond L. Rusnak, Jr. • Roger Shores & Cyndy Lyons • TCF Foundation • Elizabeth & Donald Thompson • Steven Weinstein • Anna Wermuth • Ed & Laura Wiertel • William Blair & Company • Wintrust Commercial Banking •