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A virtual evening reception to benefit
Special Olympics Chicago/Special Children’s Charities

Join us as we celebrate our athletes and coaches and thank you, the people whose generosity, kindness, and determination have supported Chicago’s Special Olympics Athletes through 2020!

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 | 6:00–7:00 PM 
Registration is free but donations are encouraged. 

Please make checks payable to Special Children's Charities and send to:
Special Olympics Chicago/Special Children's Charities
2 E. 8th St., 2M
Chicago, IL 60605


Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, City of ChicagoMayor Lori E. Lightfoot
City of Chicago

White Sox Charities

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David Doebler
President and General Manager of NBC 5 & Telemundo Chicago


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Special Olympics Chicago Coach of the Year

Master of Ceremonies


Zoraida Sambolin
NBC 5 News Today Co-Anchor

Athlete Reporter

William Tang
Special Olympics Chicago CAN TV Crew



Athlete Reporter

Danais Thomas
Special Olympics Chicago CAN TV Crew

National Anthem Performance

Jana Kennedy Long
Special Olympics Chicago CAN TV Crew

Carolyn Daley - Power Rogers, LLP
Jim "Skinny" Sheahan - Seanache, LLC

Honorary Event Committee
Mike Andolina - White & Case, LLP
Ray Baker - Bridge - Dual Enrollment Program
Matthew Botos -
Alex Burge - Excel Sports Management
Julie Chavez
Sarah Dale - Jack Morton Worldwide
Katie Dunne - Chicago78
Shawn T. Gleason
Tom Gray - Seanache, LLC
Marcie Harrison - Harrison Group
Michael Jamieson - First Midwest Group
Bryan Johnson - Michelman and Robinson 
Juliet Kracik
Ray Kracik
Jennifer Kramer - Chicago Ideas/The Innovation Foundation

Jack Lavin - Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce


Kathryn Lavin - Gateway to Learning
Kathleen Malone - Compass

William Marovitz
John McDonnell
Brenda McHugh
Joy Lyu Monahan
James S. Montana, Jr. - Law Offices of James S. Montana, Jr.
Terry Muldoon - Capital Market Solutions
Tim O'Malley - Ateema Media & Marketing
Matt O'Shea - Alderman, 19th Ward
Anthony Scalise
Smita Shah - Spaan Tech, Inc.
Michael Synowiecki - Daley & Georges, Ltd.
Dino Valenti

Kate Vandenberg
Josh White - Citi

Bold names are Special Olympics Chicago/Special Children's Charities Board Members
as of 10/26/20*