:: The Details ::

In collaboration with Bon Appétit Management Company, AGC invites you to a special evening with across-the-burner access to our celebrity chefs. Dine the night away on school-themed tasting size dishes, moving station to station as some of America’s top chefs put a haute cuisine spin on the school lunch.

  • Cost

    • $350

      VIP Access
      Early access at 6:00 pm with exclusive chef experience.
    • $225

      General
      Admission
      7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Auction

    A unique silent auction will be hosted throughout the night, followed by an exclusive live auction guaranteed to impress the most discerning charity goer.

  • Attire

    Playful Chic

  • Contact

  • ENTERTAINMENT

    Chicago-based DJ Greg Corner and musician Derek Fawcett.

or call: 773.582.1100 x 16 (to arrange payment by check)

:: Main Event Chefs ::

  • Terzo Piano
    Spiaggia
    Bar Toma
    River Roast

    TONY MANTUANO

  • Embeya

    Thai Dang

  • BellyQ
    UrbanBelly
    Belly Shack

    BILL KIM

  • Blackbird
    Avec, The Publican
    Big Star, Publican Quality Meats
    Nico Oseteria

    PAUL KAHAN

  • Boka
    GT Fish & Oyster

    Genie Kwon

  • Food
    Network’s
    “Sandwich King”

    JEFF MAURO

  • Terzo
    Piano

    MEGAN NEUBECK

  • Balena
    The Bristol

    Chris Pandel

  • Food & Wine
    Best New Chef 2013

    Jason Vincent

  • Boka

    Lee Wolen

  • Little Goat
    Girl and the Goat

    Stephanie Izard

  • Hot Chocolate

    Mindy Segal

  • Owen & Alchemy

    Jared Van Camp &
    Anne Owen

:: VIP Hour Exclusive Chefs ::

  • Nico Osteria

    Erling Wu Bower

  • Bar Toma

    Erik Freeberg

  • GT Fish & Oyster

    Giuseppe Tentori

  • Sumi Robata Bar

    Gene Kato

:: Mixologists ::

  • Adam Seger

  • Benjamin Newby

:: SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ::

  • $20,000

    Presenting Sponsor
    • 12 VIP Tickets
    • Name/Logo on all Marketing Materials, Website and Press
    • Prominent Signage at Event and Step and Repeat
    • Opportunity for Additional Customization
  • $10,000

    Principal Sponsor
    • 8 VIP Tickets
    • Name/Logo on all Marketing Materials, Website, Signage and Step and Repeat
  • $5,000

    Major Sponsor
    • 6 VIP Tickets
    • Name/Logo on Marketing Materials, Website and Signage
  • $3,000

    Supporting Sponsor
    • 4 VIP Tickets
    • Name(s) on Marketing Materials, Website and Signage
  • OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

    Presenting Sponsor, VIP Hour, Live Auction
    etc. are available. Please contact Andrew Kaplan for additional and customizable sponsorship opportunities.

  • VIP Sponsor TICKETS INCLUDE

    Private pre-event party with specialty cocktails, entertainment, and food from exclusive VIP chefs as well as an exclusive post-party with chefs hosted by Tony Mantuano.

WE ARE ALSO LOOKING FOR IN-KIND OR PARTICIPATION FROM THE FOLLOWING

  • Airline partners
  • Hotel pertners
  • Limousine and shuttle services
  • Event décor, event designers, audo/video specialists
  • Signage, printing, gift bags or takeaways
  • Auction items, celebrity emcee(s) and evening-of volunteers
  • Photographers, DJ and/or any entertainers

:: 2013 Event Video ::

:: ABOUT AGC ::

The Academy for Global Citizenship is a Chicago public charter school located on the underserved southwest side of Chicago. Their innovative and holistic approach to education aims to foster systemic change and inspire the way society educates future generations. Come learn first-hand how AGC has been internationally recognized for producing a replicable model for learning in the 21st century. To learn more, visit: agcchicago.org

:: HELP US BUILD OUR DREAM CAMPUS ::

A NET-POSITIVE CAMPUS FOR TODAY, A MODEL SCHOOL FOR THE FUTURE

Join the Academy for Global Citizenship (AGC) in igniting a movement to impact 20 million students by 2020 through offering a bold new foundation to empower students to positively impact the community and world beyond.

As an international learning laboratory and incubator of scalable innovation, AGC is dedicated to transforming systems of education, including the construction of a net-positive energy prototype campus on an 11-acre urban farm. The sustainable design, construction and operation of the facility will bring green jobs to the community and create a home for piloting emerging clean technologies. To learn more, visit: agcchicago.org/netpositive

Watch our video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILHU0M_J1ag

:: Bon Appétit ::

Bon Appétit is the Art Institute of Chicago’s premier onsite catering company known for its culinary expertise and commitment to socially responsible practices. For the well-being of our guests, communities, and the environment, our food—bursting with flavor and nutrition—is prepared from scratch using authentic ingredients. CEO, Fedele Bauccio, wanted to help the Academy for Global Citizenship create an annual event that reflected their global mission and him and his team very generously offered their support in underwriting, hosting and helping to plan a celebrity chef-centered event. To learn more, visit: bamco.com

:: CO-Chairs ::

  •  
    • Jim Grossmann
    • Amanda Hanley
    • Andrew Kaplan
    • Rishi Shah
    • Hanna Thomson
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:: HOSTS ::

    • Jen Avery
    • Tommy Choi
    • Megan DiSciullo
    • Katherine Elmer-DeWitt
    • Alicia Faulkner
    • Caitlin Fitzgibbons
    • Diane Gavin
    • Michelle Ha
    • Tim Huizenga
    • Jenny Jacobs
    • Renata Johns
    • Jessica Victoria Kato
    • Katy Klassman
    • Amy Kovler
    • Joe Malone
    • Alyssa M. Miller
    • Kelly Monahan
    • Nora Quartaro
    • Shiva Rashindianfar
    • Tina Seaman
    • Jessica Sicsu