Unveiling Graceful Evening 2024

Dear Grace School Community,

Get ready for an evening of glamour, generosity, and great company! We are thrilled to extend a heartfelt invitation to all of you for our annual gala, Graceful Evening 2024. This much-anticipated event promises a night filled with laughter, fellowship, and opportunities to support Grace Lutheran School.

Event Highlights:

  • Date & Time: Graceful Evening 2024 will take place on Saturday, March 9, 2024 starting at 5:30pm.
  • Venue: The Nineteenth Century Club at 178 Forest Ave. in Oak Park will once again host our elegant affair.

What to Look Forward To:

  • Fun & Fellowship: Immerse yourself in an evening of joy and community spirit as you connect with fellow Grace School supporters.
  • Cocktails & Sit-Down Dinner: Delight your taste buds with a sit-down dinner and enjoy a variety of cocktails throughout the night.
  • Dessert Dash: Indulge in the excitement of our famous Dessert Dash, a sweet adventure for a good cause!
  • Fundraising Extravaganza: Graceful Evening is our largest fundraiser of the year, featuring a silent auction, raffles, wine & whiskey pulls, and a paddle raise. All proceeds go directly to supporting Grace Lutheran School’s classrooms, faculty, and students.

How You Can Make a Difference:

  • Purchase Tickets: Secure your spot at this unforgettable event for $120 per ticket. Your attendance contributes significantly to the success of Graceful Evening.
  • Become a Sponsor: Individuals, families, or businesses can become event sponsors. Your support helps cover the costs of the gala, ensuring that funds raised go directly to benefit Grace Lutheran School. All sponsorships include valuable advertisement opportunities, and some even include Graceful Evening tickets.
  • Buy an Ad: Promote your business or feature your Grace student(s) in the program with personalized shout-outs. It’s a fantastic way to support the event and showcase your business or celebrate your child’s achievements.
  • Donate Auction Items: We are actively seeking auction item donations to make Graceful Evening 2024 a resounding success! Whether it’s a hotel stay, vacation experience, event/sports tickets, or unique private party experiences, your contribution is invaluable. Even smaller items can spark bidding wars, as seen with the hand-painted Grace sweatshirt that sold for $355 at last year’s event. Be creative and make a difference!

How to Contribute:

Important Dates:

  • Items are due by February 23, 2024, to allow time for website finalization before the event.

Thank you in advance for your support of Graceful Evening and Grace Lutheran School! Let’s come together for a night of celebration and meaningful contributions.