All contributions benefit lifelong learning at Chicago Public Library.

You are helping our friends and neighbors:

Close the academic opportunity gap by helping Chicago students and their families succeed in school.

Spark connection and creativity by making inspiring talks, tools, and workshops available to every Chicagoan.

Bridge the digital divide by equipping our most vulnerable citizens with the skills and resources to thrive online.

Sponsorship Levels

Underwriter
$100,000

  • Three-course meal kit and sparkling wine for up to 30 guests delivered at up to 15 locations (reserve by November 13)  
  • Private, virtual salon reception with Carl Sandburg Literary Award Honoree for up to 30 guests  

Lead Sponsor
$50,000 

  • Three-course meal kit and sparkling wine for up to 24 guests delivered at up to 12 locations (reserve by November 13)  
  • Private, virtual salon reception with 21st Century Award recipient for up to 24 guests 
 

Grand Benefactor
$25,000 

  • Three-course meal kit and sparkling wine for up to 20 at 10 locations (reserve by November 13)  
  • Logo on closing slide of the event broadcast 
  • Listing as event Vice-Chair 


Benefactor
$15,000

  • Three-course meal kit and sparkling wine for up to 14 guests at up to 7 locations (reserve by November 13)  
  • Invitation to a private conversation with CPLF President, Brenda Langstraat, and new CPL Commissioner 

Patron
$12,500

  • Two-course meal kit and sparkling wine delivered for up to 10 guests at 5 locations (reserve by November 13)  
  • Tote bag with a copy of Caste: The Origins Of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson and Finna by Nate Marshall

Premier Supporter
$5,000

  • Charcuterie, dessert, and sparkling wine for up to 6 guests at 3 locations (reserve by November 13)
  • Text recognition on event webpage


Premier Individual Supporter
$2,500

  • Charcuterie, dessert, and sparkling wine for up to 4 guests delivered at up to 2 locations (reserve by November 13)
  • Text recognition on event webpage

Individual Supporter
$1,250

  • Charcuterie, dessert, and sparkling wine for up to 2 guests delivered at up to 1 location (reserve by November 13)
  • Tote bag with a copy of Caste: Origins Of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson and Finna by Nate Marshall