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Best of Downtown Awards Event with Guest of Honor, Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient Asif Rahman

  • The Cliff Dwellers 200 South Michigan Avenue, 22nd Floor Chicago, IL 60601 USA (map)

Where:                 Cliff Dwellers (200 South Michigan, 22nd Floor)

When:                   October 8th 2019

4:30 Doors Open

5:30 Appetizers / Light Fare

6:30 – 7:00 Awards

7:00 – 8:00 Dinner (optional)

Bar open until 9:00 pm.

Join Friends of Downtown members, guests and award recipients at the Cliff Dwellers to celebrate architecture, planning, policy, business and people that have had a significant impact on the livability and beauty of downtown Chicago at our annual fundraiser and awards banquet.

This year’s guest of honor and Mary Ward Wolkonsky Lifetime Award recipient is Asif Rahman formally of the City of Chicago Department of Buildings. .

Additional awardees will be announced shortly.

Individual tickets are $40 and are available through eventbrite

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/friends-of-downtown-annual-awards-best-of-downtown-tickets-69672930611

or you can also pay on our “Get Involved” Page under “Donate Any Amount”

https://friendsofdowntown.org/join/

The Cliff Dwellers kitchen will remain open for those who wish to have dinner. Reservations are recommended and payment for dinner can be made to the Cliff Dwellers Directly.

For companies and organizations seeking a partner in Friends of Downtown and greater visibility for their brand and mission, please consider one of the sponsorship packages below. All packages are Tax deductible. The money we raise helps fund Janes Walk Chicago, planning charrettes, this awards ceremony, our outreach as well as a variety of other yearly programming. 

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

BFF  - $1500

15 Tickets to the Awards Ceremony
Large logo printed on promotional material, program and table tents. 
Large logo on sponsorship boards located at entry and on stage
Verbal recognition during event and opportunity for remarks or announcing award recipients
Large Logo on the home page at www.friendsofdowntown.org
Large Logo on ‘partners’ page on www.friendsofdowntown.org
Logo on Friends of Downtown marketing material and letterheads for 2019

BESTIE  - $1000

8 Tickets to the Awards Ceremony
Medium Logo printed on promotional material, program and table tents 
Medium Logo printed on sponsorship boards at the entry and on stage
Verbal recognition during the event
Logo on ‘partners’ page on www.friendsofdowntown.org  

FRIEND  - $500 

6 Tickets to the Awards Ceremony
Small Logo printed on promotional material, program and table tents. 
Small logo printed on sponsor boards placed at the entry to the event and on stage
Logo on ‘partners’ page on www.friendsofdowntown.org  

BUDDY - $250 

4 Tickets to the Awards Ceremony
Small Logo printed on promotional material, program and table tents. 
Small logo printed on sponsor boards placed at the entry to the event and on stage

 Payment for the sponsorship packages can be made through a link on our website. Please contact info@friendsofdowntown.org for more information and with any questions about the sponsorship packages.

We greatly appreciate your generosity and support of the Friends of Downtown.