b'CHICAGOThe Chicago 10th Anniversary Green Gala February, 2020 The Ireland Funds Chicago Young Leaders hosted a crowd 1Members of the Chicago Young Leaders Steering of over 200 at their 10th Annual Green Gala Celebration. The contemporary, Committee: Jack Gordon, Meghan Lee, Kenzie Unger, Kathleen Weber, Roseann LeFevour, Tristia Barrett, exclusive, loft spaceCHEZwas transformed into a beautiful green and white St.Abbey Canning, Quinn McCarthy, James Keeley, (Seated) Tom ONeill and Andrew HartfordPatricks venue.The Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Bandstarted o the evening with2 Brendan Kelly, Sam Parent, James Keeley, stirring traditional Irish music. A short program emceed byBrian Noonan , radioBrynne Eberhardt, Drew Knoechel, Liz Harper, David Shine, Elizabeth Purtell, Tom Rafferty, personality atWGN-AM & WTMJ-AM , began with the live auction of a trip to Rishi PatelIreland. Guests then enjoyed dancing toShaun Anthony Signature Entertainment .3Thomas Walsh, Kathy Minko, Mick Layton, Megan Walsh, Jenna Roach, Susie Mathias, At the conclusion of the evening attendees were invited toTimothy OToole s forTess Brinckerhoff, Kerrianne Conroy, Jeremy Trevvett, Katherine Cienkus, Matt OBrienthe after-party. Chicago Young Leaders Chair,Abbey Canningand Co-ChairJames4Back row: Keeley , thanked all the events Committee members for a very successful eveningCharlie Dowdle, Jimmy Murray, Jack Richmond, Jack Gordon, Pat McDonough, Bo Murray, including Ticket Chair:Jack Gordon ; Auction Chair:Andrew Hartford ; SponsorshipConnor Person, Ryan Bradley Front row: Chairs:Daniel OKeefeandQuinn McCarthyand the Steering Committee,TristiaJim Lynch, Willy Palivos, Kathleen Murphy, Barrett, Michael Collins, Teddy Gilbane, Dan Gibbons, Meghan Lee, Katie Nallon,Kari McClowry, Emily Daniels, Kelley Leyden, Casey Doherty, Jeff Daugherty, Tom KennedyThomas ONeill, Gregory Reintjes, David Shine, Kenzie Ungar, Kathleen Weberand 5Caroline Newell, Emma Shepard, Shannon Sullivan, Patrick Zahren . The Ireland Funds extends a huge thank you to all our sponsors andLauren Kriz, Mari Lehman, Samantha Miller, Claire Brennan, Alyssa VandenBuschsupporters:American Airlines, GCM Grosvenor, EY, Breakthru Beverage, Illinois & Michigan Oil, CIBC Wealth Management, DLA Piper, Bimeda, Flood Brothers,Photos: Datu RamelPremier Catering and Events, Mayo Steel and Erectors, Chicago Cut, Signature Bank and James Sheehan of Dreamtown , and donorsPatrick & Betsy Canningand Nick & Meredith Parrish .1 2 34 5connect 202054'