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Virtual Event

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6:15pm VIP Reception
7:00pm Main Event

Co-Chairs

Fay Clayton     |     Arielle Maffei     |     Nikita Richards


Champion of Care Award

PPIL Telehealth Launch Team

Planned Parenthood of Illinois (PPIL) is thrilled to present the first-ever Champion of Care award to the PPIL Telehealth Launch Team. Telehealth has allowed PPIL to respond quickly to patient and staff’s needs in the face of a pandemic and has delivered essential health care services, sex education, and sexual health care information across Illinois.

 

Legacy Award

Hedy M. Ratner

PPIL is proud to honor Hedy M. Ratner with the Legacy Award for her decades as a champion, advocate, and passionate supporter of Planned Parenthood and reproductive health care and rights.

  

Hedy M. Ratner is founder, President Emerita of and Consultant to the Women’s Business Development Center. The Women’s Business Development Center, founded in 1986, has received national and international recognition for advocacy and programs for women’s economic empowerment.  WBDC serves women in 9 Midwestern states, developing and strengthening successful women owned businesses.  WBDC provides counseling, training, financial, certification and procurement assistance in Spanish and English for emerging and established women business owners, veterans and for child care businesses.

An advocate and activist for women’s issues for more than 50 years, Hedy Ratner is dedicated to social justice and advocacy for the empowerment of women and minorities locally, nationally and internationally. Ratner was appointed by President Clinton to the National Women’s Business Council.  Appointed by Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle to the Cook County Commission on Human Rights and the Cook County Small Business and Supplier Diversity Commission.   Ratner was appointed by Illinois Governors Edgar and Ryan to the Illinois Women’s Business Ownership Council, the Governor’s Commission on the Status of Women in Illinois and reappointed by Governor JB Pritzker to the Business Enterprise Council.

Ratner was honored to officially represent the U. S. Department of State on the economic empowerment of women in many developing countries.

Honors include: Chicago Foundation for Women Founders Award;  Lifetime Achievement Award from Enterprising Woman magazine;  Lifetime Achievement Advocacy Award from the Federation of Women Contractors; Athena International Women’s Leadership Award;  U. S. Small Business Administration Women’s Business Center Award and the SBA Advocate Award;  Anti-Defamation League’s Women of Achievement Award; University of Chicago Alumni Public Service and Diversity Award.; National Association of Women Business Owners Public Policy Advocate of the Year, and  the Bank of America Community Leader Award  among others.

Her educational background includes an M.Ed from DePaul University; an M.S. from the University of Chicago; A. B. and M.Ed. from University of California and an Associate of Arts degree from Los Angeles City College.

Sponsor and Ticket Levels

Centennial Sponsor

$100,000

20 VIP Tickets | Virtual reserved table for 20 at VIP Reception | Printed, digital, and verbal recognition as lead sponsor at event and in event materials | Complimentary tribute ad | Commemorative thank-you gift

Diamond Sponsor

$50,000

20 VIP Tickets | Virtual reserved table for 20 at VIP Reception | Printed, digital, and verbal recognition at event and in event materials | Complimentary tribute ad | Commemorative thank-you gift

Platinum Sponsor

$25,000

10 VIP Tickets | Virtual reserved table for 10 at VIP Reception | Printed, digital, and verbal recognition at event and in event materials | Complimentary tribute ad | Commemorative thank-you gift

Gold Sponsor

$10,000

10 VIP Tickets | Virtual reserved table for 10 at VIP Reception | Printed and digital recognition in event materials  | Complimentary tribute ad | Commemorative thank-you gift

Silver Sponsor

$5,000

4 VIP Tickets | VIP Reception | Printed and digital recognition in event materials | Complimentary tribute ad | Commemorative thank-you gift

Bronze Sponsor

$2,500

2 VIP Tickets | VIP Reception | Printed and digital recognition in event materials | Complimentary tribute ad | Commemorative thank-you gift

VIP Ticket

$1,000

VIP Reception and Main Event Access

Individual Ticket

$400

Main Event Access

Special Virtual Ticket

$100

Main Event Access

We are offering this special ticket price for supporters impacted by the pandemic.

Next Generation Ticket

$100

Main Event Access

Under 30 Only

For more information about the event, call 312-592-6827
or e-mail [email protected]