June 15, 2023

CO-CHAIRS

  • Zenobia Johnson-Black
  • Dr. Walter and Shirley Massey
  • Andrea Saenz, Chicago Community Trust
  • James Reynolds, Jr., Loop Capital

SPONSORS

History Makers

  • Juan Salgado and Leticia Almazan
  • PepsiCo Foundation
  • Pritzker Traubert Foundation

Social Justice Activists

  • Comcast
  • ITW

Civil Rights Champions

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • The Bluhm Family
  • Oppenheimer Family Foundation
  • Peoples Gas

Community Advocates

  • Bronzeville Children’s Museum
  • The Jazz Institute of Chicago
  • Teri and Bill Lowry
  • MK Communications
  • PFM Asset Management
  • Wynndalco Enterprises LLC

HOST COMMITTEE MEMBERS

  • Meredith Bluhm-Wolf and William Wolf
  • Mary Scott Boria
  • Youth Engage Consulting
  • Brian Brady
  • Youth Engage Consulting
  • Joseph Harrington
  • The Mojo Group
  • Marilyn Katz
  • MK Communications
  • Amanda Klonsky
  • Susan Klonsky
  • Oppenheimer Family Foundation
  • Fr. Michael Pfleger
  • St. Sabina Catholic Church
  • Heather Ireland Robinson
  • The Jazz Institute of Chicago
  • Bart Schultz
  • Monica Stewart
  • Almarie Wagner
  • Laura S. Washington

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

  • Laura S. Washington

EMCEE

  • LeeAnn Trotter