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Parkland Foundation Gala

Sat, Aug 19, 2017 starting at 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Great food, music, auction, to benefit Parkland scholarships, programs 

Enjoy a festive evening at the Parkland College Foundation's Gala celebration, "Celebrating Parkland,"Saturday, Aug. 19, at the college's Student Union.

The gala begins at 5:30 p.m. Guests will enjoy food and spirits by Michael's Catering, dueling pianos with the "Chicago Keys," and a live auction featuring a week's stay in an Hawaiian condo with $500 for airfare. Other auction items include Cubs/Cardinals game tickets at Busch Stadium with seating in Bank America Club, a private party featuring food from Michaels' Catering, Illini Football and Basketball tickets with suite seating and food and beverages, dinner with Parkland College President  Tom Ramage and wife Michelle, and much more. 

This year's event will also feature a Heads 'N' Tails game, in which the winner will receive two passes to Ebertfest 2018. Acknowledgement of Parkland College Foundation's 50 notable Parkland College alumni from its 50th anniversary celebration will round out the evening's festivities.

The Parkland College Foundation extends special thanks to gala sponsors Longview Capital Corporation, Central Illinois Manufacturing, Reynolds Towing Services, and Worden-Martin.

Tickets to the gala are $75 per person ($50 per faculty/staff member), the proceeds of which help support scholarships and academic programs at the college.

To reserve tickets, please call 217/351-2464 and charge to your credit card or email foundation@parkland.edu. For more information, visit parkland.edu/foundation/events.aspx.

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