Eat Your Words is an evening of outstanding stories, marvelous food, and incomparable company to celebrate and support the students of 826CHI.
On October 10, 2017, at the beautiful Zhou B Art Center, we hope to spot you among our faithful friends to toast to our students' stories.
Eat Your Words will feature local culinary innovators, music, and inspiring words from chef Rick Bayless, author Dave Eggers, and one special student writer for a spectacular evening.
With your help we can
support 2,500 STUDENTS
at 100+ SCHOOLS
in 50+ ZIP CODES
with 400+ VOLUNTEERS
and print 80+ BOOKS of their stories!
Ticket sales open up to the public soon. You can find sponsorship details here or email Stien@826CHI.org for more information.
826CHI supports Chicago students ages 6 to 18 with their creative and expository writing skills, and helps teachers inspire their students to write. We believe that great leaps in learning can happen with individualized attention, and that strong writing skills are fundamental to future success.
Your support helps our students build critical skills in playful yet challenging programs, free
of charge. Your gift also provides a platform for these thousands of young Chicagoans to share their stories and ideas effectively, creatively, confidently, and in their individual voice.
8 2 6 C H I • 1276 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622 • www.826chi.org • 773.772.8108
For sponsorship inquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org