2017 State of Uptown

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To sponsor the event, download the application or contact Greg Carroll, Director of Partnerships and Events: greg@uptownbusinesspartners.com
773-878-1184.

Can’t make it to the event? Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to Uptown United to support our work.

The State of Uptown is produced by Uptown United and Business Partners – the Chamber for Uptown.

Thursday, May 4, 2017: Noon
Wilson Abbey, 935 W Wilson

This year, we are pleased to welcome 46th Ward Alderman James Cappleman, 47th Ward Alderman Ameya Pawar, 48th Ward Alderman Harry Osterman, and State Representative Gregory Harris to discuss the state of our neighborhood, city, and state. Ramona Thomas, owner of My Chocolate Soul, will give the keynote address.

State of Uptown is an annual event that draws up to 200 guests to hear from local leaders about current issues affecting the community.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Presenting Sponsor: $1,000

• Name/Logo on all printed promotional items*
• Promotion in digital marketing (15,000+ reach)
• Dedicated social media mention (5,000+ reach)
• Sponsor recognition in event program and on-site signage
• Recognition from event emcee
• Two sponsored tables (for up to 16 guests)

Supporting Sponsor: $500

• Name/Logo on all printed promotional items*
• Promotion in digital marketing (15,000+ reach)
• Sponsor recognition in event program and on-site signage
• Recognition from event emcee
• One sponsored table (for up to 8 guests)

Table Sponsor: $200

• Sponsor recognition in event program and on-site signage
• One sponsored table (for up to 8 guests)

*Sponsorship must be secured and logo provided prior to printing. Sponsorships are tax-deductible.

Keynote Speaker: Ramona Thomas

ramona_010_pc_mediumRamona S. Thomas, Ph.D. is founder and Chief Sweets Officer of My Chocolate Soul, a sweets company that specializes in all-natural, artisan chocolates. Ramona opened a brick-and-mortar location in Uptown in 2016 to rave reviews. Learn more about My Chocolate Soul.