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CHPV 10th Anniversary Benefit

Large number 10 composed of stylized human figures with words "Dynamic Decade 2014-2024"Come for a Marvelous Gathering!

CHPV 10th Anniversary Benefit
Celebrate Our Dynamic Decade!


AKARAMA Foundation Community Service Center
6220 South Ingleside Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60637
We are excited to host our 10th anniversary fundraising benefit gala at the AKARAMA Foundation with whom we partner for our popular
Memory Café.

Registration is now closed.
Please consider making a donation in support of CHPV's 10th anniversary.

Maggie BrownFeaturing Soulful Vocalist and Storyteller Maggie Brown
(Fun Fact: Maggie also performed at CHPV's first benefit 10 years ago. We're thrilled to be welcoming her back!)
Silent Auction at the Event!
Online Charity Auction July 8-15. Visit during those dates!
➜ Festive slideshow celebrating CHPV & you

Seating will be available.

Your Menu Includes:
Catering by Loquacious Culinary Events


  • Spinach & Wild Mushroom Mini Quiche
  • Gazpacho Shrimp Shooters – Tender gulf shrimp served up in a shot glass with a splash of our market made gazpacho
  • Mango Chicken Salad
  • Caprese Skewers
  • Charcuterie Cones
  • Sweet & Sour, BBQ, Italian, & Teriyaki Meatballs
  • Smoked Salmon Canapés


  • Assorted Mini Cheesecake Bites – Chocolate, Cherry, Blueberry, Lemon Coconut, Peanut Butter, & Pineapple
  • Brownie & Bar Tray – Chocolate, Blondie, Lemon, & Raspberry
  • Peach Cobbler Bites
  • Tiramisu Shooter


Beer, Prosecco, & Non-Alcoholic Fruit Punch

Getting There:

Free on-site parking at AKARAMA Foundation Community Service Center! Carpooling is encouraged. You must approach from 63rd St; there is no access from 62nd St.

CHPV Members may also request transportation.
Please submit your transportation request no later than 5pm, Tuesday, July 9.
Call 773-363-1933 or email

Our Sincerest Gratitude to our Sponsors!
The Elizabeth Louise Smith Fund at the Chicago Community Trust
The Judith and Edwin Cohen Foundation

SHARE Network
Rita McCarthy Coldwell Banker Realty
DB Dentistry

Thank You to Our In-Kind Supporters!

A&S Beverages Wine and Spirits, Abt Electronics, AKARAMA Foundation, Susan & Guy Alitto, Augustana Lutheran Church, Ascione Bistro, Maggie Brown, Chicago a capella, Jane Comiskey, Computer Resource Center, The Conservation Center, Inagrace & Paul Dieterrich, Josie & John Disterhoft, Divine Design Interiors, Girl Scouts of the USA, Hair Design International, Margaret Huyck, Hyde Park Produce, Institute for the Study of Ancient Cultures, Jerk Yard, Kathleen Weinstein Photography, Lucas Livingston, Loquacious Culinary Events, Rita McCarthy, Marilyn Murray, Music of the Baroque, Nella Pizza e Pasta, Philz Coffee, Pizza Capri, Dorothy Pytel, Anne Renna, The Sit Down, SoundsGood Choir, The Study at University of Chicago, Swedish American Museum, Margaretha Talerman, toys et cetera, Truth Be Told, Jim Vondracek, Laura Voss-Allen, Wesley's Shoe Corral

Join Us!
If you are not a member of CHPV and have been enjoying our programs and services, please consider joining now! Membership starts as low as $100 annually.

Support in Remembrance or Honor
If you wish to make a donation to CHPV in honor or memory of someone, please visit our Donation form to customize the recognition of your contribution.

Download the flyers:

Sunday, July 14, 2024, 3:00 PM until 5:30 PM Central Time (US & Canada) (UTC-06:00)
AKARAMA Foundation Community Service Center
6220 South Ingleside Ave
Chicago, IL  60637

Additional Info:
Chicago Hyde Park Village
Registration is required before Tuesday, July 9, 2024 at 5:00 PM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
$70 of the $150 cost per ticket is a tax deductible donation to Chicago Hyde Park Village NFP, an IRS designated 501(c)3 organization, FEIN 90-0798416.

Safety Precautions:
• The safety of our community members is of utmost importance.
• If you are experiencing Covid-19, flu, or cold symptoms and/or are not feeling well, please refrain from participating in CHPV in-person activities. Please contact us if you are compelled to cancel due to illness and wish to receive a refund.
• CHPV strongly recommends wearing a face mask when not actively eating or drinking.
• CHPV strongly encourages all persons attending in-person events to be current with their COVID-19 and flu vaccinations according to CDC guidelines. If your vaccinations are up-to-date, please complete the CHPV COVID-19 & Flu Vaccination Record:
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