Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart, Chicago's longest-standing Catholic girls high school, presents its annual fundraising gala on Saturday, Sept. 28 at the Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park Hotel, 200 N. Columbus Dr. Proceeds from the gala support Josephinum Academy's mission to ensure that all girls in Chicago have access to a transformative college-preparatory education. More than $1 million in scholarships and financial aid is awarded annually to students at Josephinum, located in Wicker Park.
Josh Hale, President and CEO of Big Shoulders Fund, will receive the Blessed Pauline Award for his leadership and Big Shoulders' generosity on behalf of Josephinum. Big Shoulders provides scholarship assistance for students to attend Josephinum. The organization also offers advanced learning opportunities for faculty members at Josephinum. Last year, Big Shoulders Fund supported the school's new softball field.
Event includes cocktails, dinner and dancing. To purchase tickets and for more information, including sponsorship opportunities, visit josephinum.org/Gala or call 773-292-3964, ext. 233.