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Gift of Life Gala

Loews Chicago Hotel, 455 N Park Dr.
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Saturday, October 21, 2017

We hope to see you at the 32nd Annual Gift of Life Gala to be held on October 21, 2017 at the Loews Chicago Hotel.

Proceeds raised from the evening will go directly to support the crucial programs and services provided by the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois - programs that help people affected by or at-risk for kidney disease throughout Illinois. Your generosity and support of the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois is what makes these programs possible.

For more information, please contact Olivia Moore at (312) 321-1500 or omoore@nkfi.org.

Date & Time

Saturday, October 21, 2017

6:30pm Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction
8:00pm Program, Dinner and Dancing

Black Tie


Loews Chicago Hotel
455 North Park Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Click here for directions to the Loews Chicago Hotel

2017 Sponsors


Gold Sponsors



Silver Sponsor


Table Sponsors

Matt & Meg Gilbert
Morgan Stanley
Northwestern Comprehensive Transplant Center
Mark & Judy Schwartz
Southwest Nephrology Associates
Whiting Law Group, LTD


For information on sponsoring the 32nd Annual Gift of Life Gala, please contact Olivia Moore at (312) 321-1500 or omoore@nkfi.org

Planning Committee

Christen Woods, d'aprile Properties, Chair

Brianna Flores, Illinois Transplant Fund

Barbie McKennie, Gift of Hope

Claire Pries, University of Chicago Transplantation Institute


Host Committee

Matt & Meg Gilbert

Senator Mattie Hunter

Secretary Jesse White

Representative Sara Feigenholtz

Tim Whiting

Tara Kamradt

Dr. Art Morris

Mark & Judy Schwartz

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