A Better Chicago’s Education Summit convenes leaders from business, education and philanthropy to explore ways that we can work together to build a world-class education system in Chicago. This annual event highlights the innovative work being done, challenges our thinking on a range of issues and inspires all who attend.
Higher education is core to the American Dream. But even for those who enroll in college, many don't make it to graduation day and others accrue exorbitant debt. Is college the right answer for every student? How do we make higher education work better for low-income youth who are most vulnerable to these challenges? A Better Chicago will explore these critical questions at this special event.
A Better Chicago's education summit will convene business and civic leaders to explore how philanthropy can accelerate change and deliver a world class education to every Chicagoan. This event is by invitation only. Check out highlights from last year's Education Summit.
A Better Chicago and Saks Fifth Avenue invite you to a private cocktail reception to celebrate the FENDI Fall 2017 collection. Thanks to Saks Fifth Avenue's generosity in underwriting the event, 100% of all proceeds will go to improving educational opportunities for low-income Chicagoans.
Join us for an exclusive screening of the independent film Most Likely To Succeed. Most Likely to Succeed is an award-winning education documentary which premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival.