Please join us for the 2023 ACI Benefit Luncheon, “The Future We Lead,” to raise critical support for ACI programs that help transform the lives of underserved students attending ACI’s 24 member colleges and universities.

Friday, April 21, 2023

The University Club of Chicago

76 E. Monroe St., Chicago, Illinois 60603

12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. 

(12:30 p.m. reception, 1 p.m. lunch, 1:30 p.m. program)
Hotel and parking information

Tickets $300 each 

Can’t attend?
Make a donation.

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Susy Best
President and CEO, Thrive Group International, LLC

Event Highlights

Cocktail Reception
Three-course Lunch
Keynote Speaker
 Student Testimonies
Live Music: North Park University Jazz Combo

Master of Ceremonies

Rob Johnson
President, Rob Johnson Communications

Our Sponsors



(Click image for larger version)

Hotel accommodations at the University Club of Chicago for the night of April 20 and/or April 21 are available starting at $199/night. Please mention ACI when calling to make a reservation at (312) 726-2840 or enter group code “8124” at the top of the page when reserving online before Friday, March 24.


Valet parking is available with parking attendant at $38 for the duration of the event. Self-parking is available at the Grant Park North Garage located at Madison St. and Michigan Ave., at $20 with parking validation from the University Club of Chicago.

Learn more about event sponsorships and recognitions.

A portion of each ACI Benefit ticket is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Associated Colleges of Illinois is a 501(c)(3) organization.

Thank you for supporting ACI!


We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.


Associated Colleges of Illinois is a not-for-profit corporation exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax deductible as provided by law. ©2023 Associated Colleges of Illinois

Log in

Forgot your details?