2014 Chicago Lantern Festival Gala


You are invited to attend a lively evening of gourmet Chinese cuisine, networking, dancing, entertainment and a silent auction surrounded by the glow of lanterns at the historic Chicago Cultural Center.This fundraising event supports programs linking Chicago with its sister cities of Shanghai and Shenyang. This year, the China Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International is focused on working alongside Chicago companies, research universities and architectural and engineering firms in advancing green technologies in China to contribute to the resolution of the country’s water and air pollution issues. In keeping with the sustainability theme, please join us at the 2014 Lantern Festival as we honor Chicagoan Richard Sandor, founder of the China Climate Exchange and world recognized leader in the search for climate change solutions.6 p.m.: reception
7 p.m.: dinner
8:30-10 p.m.: dancing

A special ticket price of $50 is being offered exclusively to students (standard rate $188). Do not miss this opportunity to network with city business and government leaders with a China-focus.