The 69th Annual Scholarship Ball

Saturday, November 2, 2019 | Fairmont Chicago Hotel


About the Scholarship Ball

The Hellenic Bar Association Foundation is celebrating its 69th Annual Scholarship Ball on Saturday, November 2, 2019, at the Fairmont Hotel in Chicago. The theme of this year's Ball is "Celebrating Service" and will spotlight Greek Americans who have dedicated their lives to philanthropy. Awards will be given to prominent members of the Hellenic community who embody the virtues of philanthropy and who have made a difference in the lives of so many. The Foundation will also award scholarships to law students of Hellenic descent to help them further their education and become the future leaders of our community.

When is the event?

On Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 6 PM - 11:30 PM.

Where is it being held?

Fairmont Chicago Hotel, located at 200 N Columbus Dr., Chicago, IL 60601

Will I know anyone at the Ball?

Yes, last year the Ball’s attendance exceeded 300 guests, including members, attorneys, community leaders, friends, and corporate sponsors. Sponsors are offered various event and marketing benefits. Individual tickets go on sale soon, please revisit this page in a few weeks.

Where can I purchase tickets?

Dinner tickets will go on sale in September and available for purchase online.

How can I become an event sponsor?

Please consider supporting the Foundation's mission by purchasing a sponsorship or making a donation. Sponsors will be recognized for their contributions. Proceeds will go towards the funding of scholarships and to support the Hellenic Bar Association Foundation's charitable causes. Checks must be postmarked October 7, 2019 in order to count as a sponsor for the Ball.


What items are needed for the Silent Auction?

Items needed include: sports memorabilia and game tickets, restaurant gift cards, experiences, services, and hotel stays.



What are the tax benefits of sponsoring the Ball?

Contributions to the Hellenic Bar Foundation are deductible for income tax purposes to the extent permitted by law. You will be provided with a letter itemizing the portion of your contribution that is tax deductible.

How can I apply for the student scholarship?

The scholarship application is now open to second and third law students until September 30, 2019. Please click here to submit your application.

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