Annual Spring Benefit May 16

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Annual Spring Benefit May 16

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Polaris Charter Academy Cordially Invites You to Celebrate with Us!

A Celebration of Learning
Thursday, May 16, 2019, 6:30-9:30p

Loft Lucia
7 N. Carpenter Street, West Loop


You and your guests will enjoy a fun evening of cocktails and delicious hors d’oeuvres, lively music and mingling, awesome raffle prizes and auction items, an art installation and an inspiring student program. It will be an uplifting evening of giving back and making a difference.

This inspirational evening is our biggest fundraiser of the year. All proceeds support Polaris Charter Academy learning expeditions and education initiatives for our kindergarten through 8th grade students.

Eat & Drink  Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres

Be Inspired  Program with Students

Be Giving  Raffle Prizes and Paddle Raise

Fun Party Outfits & Cocktail Attire

TICKETS ARE $125 Each: There are no paper tickets. We will have your reservation name(s) on an attendee list at event check-in.

• Purchase tickets by contacting Elizabeth Whiting to make your reservations (no service fees) 773 726 9588 or

• Purchase tickets online from Eventbrite (please note $9.24 service fee will be charged) EVENTBRITE

BECOME A SPONSOR: Your investment in Polaris helps fund a positive future for our students. Your sponsorship impacts every child and provides each student the opportunity to achieve academic success and develop character in the classroom and beyond as they create a better world for themselves and their community.



DONATE AN ITEM TO OUR RAFFLE: Do you have sports tickets to games or memorabilia (Cubs, Sox, Bears, Bulls, Hawks, Fire), theater tickets, music (CSO, Ravinia, Lollapalooza, etc.), golf outing, restaurant gift certificates, hotel package, and other cool stuff to donate to our raffle? Raffle items help us raise money to support our students.

MAKE A DONATION: Can’t wait to make a difference and want to give now? Or, are you are unable to attend our benefit but want to stay involved and make a difference by giving?

• Make a donation via telephone by contacting Development Manager Elizabeth Whiting 773 726 9588

• Make a donation via PayPal by clicking PAYPAL HERE

• Make a donation via check by filling out the Donation Form and then submitting by clicking DONATION FORM HERE

EVENT ENTRANCE: The entrance to Loft Lucia is at 7 N. Carpenter Street. Please take the elevator to the 3rd floor to enjoy our event.

PARKING: Street parking in the West Loop and around Loft Lucia can be limited. For easy arrival, we recommend using:

Ride Share Service. Our friends at Via are providing free rides to and from our benefit!

Get 2 Free Solo Shared Rides with promo code* POLARIS DOWNLOAD VIA APP HERE

[*POLARIS valid for new members only. Terms apply. Additional passenger charges apply. Rides must be within Via’s service zone. Excludes private rides and airport rides.]

Parking Reservation Service such as SpotHero

Public Transportation

• CTA #20 Bus exit at Madison and Aberdeen stop, then very short walk to Loft Lucia

• CTA Train Pink or Green lines, exit at Morgan stop, then short walk to Loft Lucia

Thank You for Being Crew! We look forward to celebrating with you on May 16!


BENEFIT SPONSORS — Thank You for Your Support!