Chicago Raise a Glass for Reading 2019
A celebration to support early literacy in Chicago.
Tickets are $35 each and include two hours of drinks and appetizers. All proceeds from ticket sales will support CLI’s mission to help children become powerful readers, writers and thinkers.
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A variety of sponsorship opportunities are also available for this event:
Presenting Sponsor - $10,000 – Will help fund CLI’s teacher training in early literacy best practices and on-the-job coaching to support kindergarten through third grade students in high-need elementary schools in Chicago. CLI’s services equip teachers to foster a love of reading and writing in students and ensure they leave third grade reading proficiently. Includes up to 10 complimentary tickets.
Partner Sponsor - $5,000 – Will help fund CLI’s high-quality children’s book collections and improved teacher instruction for under-resourced classrooms in Chicago. Books in CLI’s professionally-curated classroom collections are vocabulary rich and reinforce key concepts students are learning in the classroom. They provide children with opportunities to learn about the world beyond their lived experience and to learn about themselves. Includes up to 6 complimentary tickets.
Ambassador - $1,000 – Ambassador Sponsors help teachers create an effective classroom culture and environment where students can thrive. Includes up to 4 complimentary tickets.
Friend - $500 – Friend Sponsors help low-income students learn to read and set them on a path towards future success. Includes up to 2 complimentary tickets.
All sponsorships include promotional benefits and listing in CLI’s Annual Report. For more details on sponsorships, please contact the CLI development office.