For our society to thrive, children — especially our youngest and most vulnerable — must come first in all that we do.
Our future depends on it.
Since 1966, Erikson has placed “Children at the Forefront.” Please join us in placing children first in our homes, schools, and communities.
Join us at the forefrontSpirit of Erikson Institute Award honoree
Dr. James Heckman
Nobel Laureate in Economics
The University of Chicago
Dr. Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot
MacArthur Prize-winning Sociologist
Sabrina P. Gracias and Cari B. Sacks
Time and place
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Registration 11:30 a.m.
Lunch and program 12:00 p.m.
Chicago Hilton and Towers
720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Valet parking available
Matching gift opportunity
If you can’t attend, consider making a gift to Erikson to show your support of placing children at the forefront. The Sun-Times Foundation and The Chicago Community Trust will match gifts up to a total of $50,000. Up to $1,000 will be matched per individual donation.
Exclusive media sponsor
For more information, contact Joan Claffey at (312) 893-7113 or [email protected].