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The 2022 Lead On! Gala

Illustration of fireworks bursting over the Chicago skyline. Under a white Access Living logo text reads, "2022 Lead On! GALA ONWARD TO FULL INCLUSION."

Join us at the 2022 Lead On! Gala

Onward to Full Inclusion

Support Access Living by pledging your support for the Lead On! Gala

We are thrilled to announce that we are once again gathering in person to celebrate and honor the strides made in disability inclusion and justice!

Together, we can continue our work towards not only pandemic recovery, but also to dignity, community integration, and true equity for all people with disabilities.

2022 Lead On! Gala
Kick off your outdoor summer fun by mingling with friends – old and new – while enjoying beautiful views, delicious food and drinks, sunset over the city skyline, and lakeside fireworks at Chicago’s largest rooftop bar and restaurant.

Cocktails. Heavy Hors d’oeuvres. Panoramic Views. Fireworks. Summer in Chicago at its best!

Fireworks start at 9:30pm.
6:30pmOffshore Chicago
A purple drawing of the Chicago skyline. Text reads, "Save the Date evening of Wednesday, June 22, 2022 At the hottest new rooftop - Offshore Chicago with a panoramic view of the Navy Pier fireworks."

Corporate Chair:

Anthony Maggiore
Managing Director, Midwest Operating Committee Chair

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Logo

Sponsorship Opportunities

Screenshot of sponsorship opportunities for 2022 gala

Sponsorship opportunities are available!

To pledge your support, please complete the 2022 Sponsorship Web Form below.

For additional questions or to discuss customized sponsorship options, please contact Barbara Khalouf, Director of Development. (312) 640-2198 /

2022 Sponsorship Web Form

2022 Gala Sponsor Pledge Form
Yes, I will support the 2022 Lead On! Gala

Please indicate your level of support:

For the year of 2022:

Thank you to our 2022 Lead On! Gala Supporters

Changemaker Sponsor

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Logo

Visionary Sponsors

BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois Logo
BMO Harris Bank Logo
GCM Grosvenor Logo
Grainger Foundation Logo
Northern Trust Logo

Leadership Sponsors

Host Committee

  • Jennifer and Alex Brown
  • The Chicago Community Trust
  • Andrés J. Gallegos, Esq.
  • Carol and Peter Goldman
  • Larry and Michelle Goodman
  • The Klaus Family
  • LCM Architects, LLC
  • The MacArthur Foundation
  • McDonald’s Corporation
  • Cesar Mendez
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • John Schmidt and Janet Gilboy
  • Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
  • Michael Small, K4 Mobility
  • Julia Stasch

Barbara Khalouf

Director of Development

(312) 640-2198