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2018 HMPRG Awards

Mark your calendars! Our 2018 HMPRG Awards will take place on Friday, October 19 at the Chicago Cultural Center. As in years past, the HMPRG Awards will will honor leaders in diverse fields whose work exemplifies Health & Medicine’s mission to promote social justice and challenge inequities in health and health care.

2018 HMPRG Awards Gala
October 19, 2018 • 5:30-9:30pm
Chicago Cultural Center
Individual Tickets - $200 • NextGent Tickets (Age 30 and under) - $90
Sponsorships available, see below


2018 HMPRG Award Winners:
  • Health Award: Gabriela A. Zapata-Alma, Thresholds
  • Medicine Award: Dr. Connie Mennella, Cermak Health Services/CCHHS
  • Policy Award: Jim Pickett, AIDS Foundation of Chicago
  • Steve Whitman Research Award: Arturo Carrillo, PhD, LCSW, Saint Anthony Hospital: Community Wellness Program
  • Group Awards: Broadway Youth Center and Latino Union of Chicago
  • Emerging Leader Award: Cecil Qiu, Second Opinions, NFP
Sponsorship Opportunities

Leader - $10,000 Sponsorship
  • Twenty tickets to the event
  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Two-page ad in Printed Tribute Book
  • Recognition in all event marketing, signage, programs, and materials
  • Non tax-deductible amount: $1,100
Visionary - $5,000 Sponsorship
  • Fifteen tickets to the event
  • Full-page ad in Printed Tribute Book
  • Recognition in all event marketing, signage, programs, and materials
  • Non tax-deductible amount: $825
Innovator- $3,500 Sponsorship
  • Ten tickets to the event
  • Half-page ad in printed tribute book
  • Recognition in all event marketing, signage, programs, and materials
  • Non tax-deductible amount: $550
Advocate- $1,500 Sponsorship
  • Five tickets to the event
  • Quarter-page ad in printed tribute book
  • Recognition in all event marketing, signage, programs, and materials
  • Non tax-deductible amount: $275
Friend- $600 Sponsorship
  • Two tickets to the event
  • Recognition in printed event materials for two people or one organization 
  • Non tax-deductible amount: $110
Click here to purchase a sponsorship online or download the form here.

Please contact Magda Slowik @ (312)372-4292 X 30 or mslowik@hmprg.org with questions.

Health & Medicine would like to thank the following for their early sponsorship support
Leader
The Crown Family

Visionary
Rush University Medical Center

Innovator
Claudia Fegan, MD
Joseph & Bessie Feinberg Foundation
NowPow


Advocate
Access Community Health Network, David Ansell, MD and Paula Grabler, MD, Berkeley-Nickels Family, Jack Doppelt and Margie Schaps, Aviva Futorian, Arthur Hoffman and Paula Weinbaum, Caroline Markey Hoke, MD, Lisa Oppenheim and Steven Rothschild, MD, PCC Community Wellness Center, Saint Anthony Hospital, Leatrice Berman Sandler and Stephen Sandler, Thresholds, Trilogy, Inc, Carmen Velasquez - Healthy Illinois Campaign

Friend
Advocate Children's Hospital, Harriet Bernbaum, Mary Driscoll, Joe Feinglass, PhD, Joy Getzenberg, Robyn Golden, MA, LCSW, Merrill & Karen Goozner, Juno4Me, Kristi L Kirschner, MD and Raymond H. Curry, MD, Amy Lulich, MHA, Dr. Marian Macsai and Jack Kaplan, McAlpine Consulting For Growth, LLC , Berneice Mills-Thomas, Peter Orris, MD, MPH and Sita Rao, MD, Toni Preckwinkle, John M Raba, Susan Reed and Ed Schwartz, Robert Remer, Gayle Riedmann, CNM, Rachel Rubin, MD, MPH, Patricia Rush, MD and Bill Huffman, Elizabeth Salisbury, Bettylu and Paul Saltzman, Lezli and Robert Schiff, Mark and Linda Diamond Shapiro, Adele Simmons, George P. Surgeon and Sara Lindholm, Sidney A. Thomas, Charles and Yvette Thurman, Jen McGowan-Tomke and Chris Tomke, Albert Prieto and Joseph Zanoni