June 13, 2017

Prologue Success!

Last Friday's Prologue event will go down in the (literary) history books: you helped us raise an astounding $25,000 to support our students! An enormous thank you to all who joined us at the beautiful American Writers Museum​, to Kevin Coval​ for speaking to the necessity of listening to youth voices, to Wow Bao​ for leaving us stuffed and happy, to GlitterGuts​ for making us look fabulous (pics here!) to Poems While You Wait​ for a'fluttering our hearts with their enjambments, and to KOVAL Distillery​Tenzing Wine & Spirits, and Begyle Brewing​ for providing us with delicious beverages. Stay tuned for more photos from the amazing Light & Pine​


We are immeasurably grateful for our generous sponsors - McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP​Buckley Sandler LLP​Brilliant​, The University of Chicago​ PressCBRE​, Coyote Logistics​DigitasLBi Chicago​Brooklyn Boulders Chicago​Gensler​, and CHIRP - Chicago Independent Radio Project​.