2023 GALA

THE MIDWEST'S LARGEST LGBTQ+ FORMAL CELEBRATION

Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago
February 4, 2023
5:30 PM:
 Silent Auction & Cocktail Reception
7:30 PM: Seated Dinner & Awards Program

For more information or to make payment arrangements,
contact Ardena Hoffman, Director of Operations, at ahoffman@eqil.org

For the Parade of Dignitaries, click HERE for participation requirements.

Gala Sponsors earn special seating, onstage recognition,
and ad placement in the program book

Online Sponsorship payment HERE

Download Sponsorship form

Includes seating and onscreen recognition at the Gala

Online Corporate Table payment HERE

Download Sponsorship form


PURCHASE a table of ten or HOST a table by purchasing
one (or more) tickets and filling the remaining seats

Purchase Table HERE
VIP - $6,000  |  Standard - $3,500

Host a Table HERE
VIP - $600  |  Standard - $350

Purchase Tickets HERE
VIP - $600  |  Standard - $350

If you are attempting to purchase a ticket at a particular table,
please contact your table host for their unique link.

The glossy gala program book will put your ad in front of 1,400
VIP guests who support our work fighting for LGBTQ+ equality

Purchase Ads Online HERE
Full-Page $900  |  Half-Page - $500  |  Quarter Page - $300

Our very popular silent auction is a great way to promote your business while gaining exposure to new audiences.

Sign up to donate HERE

Sign up to volunteer at the gala HERE

Relive the experience of the exciting 2022 Gala. Enjoy pictures,
watch the call to action by Equality Illinois CEO Brian C. Johnson, and watch videos of the presentation
of the awards to our honorees.

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