Lincoln Square Moms and Friends Fundraiser for RefugeeOne

  • Flagship Tavern & Grill 1622 West Belmont Avenue Chicago, IL, 60657 United States

Hello! Please join the Lincoln Square Moms, Windy City Friends of Refugees, our families, and friends at a special Friday Happy Hour on Friday, April 14th to raise money as we continue to support the impactful and tireless work of RefugeeOne. As many of you know, the Lincoln Square Moms are co-sponsors of a Syrian Refugee family who arrived in Chicago this February, along with baby Sham, who stole our hearts. Since their arrival -- and in part due to the national press coverage of our family's plight and the additional challenges of the EO -- our group has been able to fund our commitment to Baraa, Majeed and Sham for the next 6 months, and a significant number of us have also agreed to co-sponsor a second family (Windy City Friends of Refugees co-sponsor group through RefugeeOne) this fall. All proceeds from this fundraiser will meet additional immediate needs of our current family and fund the co-sponsorship of our second family.

Flagship Tavern & Grill has generously offered to host a Friday Happy Hour in support of RefugeeOne on Friday, April 14th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Our Happy Hour packages (both options are from 6-9pm and $5 for every Happy Hour wristband will go to RefugeeOne):
1. $25 well drinks, domestic draft, and a food item
2. $30 call drinks, domestic bottles, and a food item

We will also be selling shots, hosting a silent auction and raffling awesome prizes and gifts (100% of proceeds from shots, auction and prizes will go to RefugeeOne)! Silent auction items and raffle prizes include: 

Bespoke jewelry from Shannon Carney Jewelry (https://www.shannoncarney.com/); tickets to a Chicago Bears game at Soldier Field; tickets for two to attend a production at Steep Theatre Company; tickets to a Chicago Cubs home game; group and private pilates lessons at Mind.Art.Core Pilates Performance (https://www.mindartcore.com/); a photoshoot with Photography via Jason Thompson; group and private yoga classes and body products from One Key Yoga; movie tickets to the newly re-opened Davis Theater; swim classes and a 1-year membership toGoldfish Swim School; $100 gift certificate to Pearachute for a variety of kids classes; a private wine tasting party from PRP Wine International - Corporate; personal training package at Hardpressed Strength; gift certificates to Due Lire Vino & CucinaT. Salon and Gallery and Barrel of Monkeys Productions; one week at a flat Edinburgh! (http://www.edinburgh-flats.com/property/edinburgh-1-bedroom-apartment-in-the-west-end-ref-985-/?searchid=605095); More prizes to be announced. We look forward to seeing you there!

ps. Kids are welcome!

Windy City Friends of Refugees (RefugeeOne): http://www.refugeeone.org/windycityfriendsofrefugees.html

Lincoln Square Moms - RefugeeOne: http://www.refugeeone.org/lincolnsquaremoms.html