CHICAGO(Jan. 5, 2017) – The Chicago Fire Foundation, the charitable arm of the Chicago Fire Soccer Club, will hold its 19th Annual Season Kickoff Luncheon, presented by Magellan Corporation, on Monday, Feb. 27 at 11 a.m. CT at the Hyatt Regency Chicago (151 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601).
The luncheon offers Fire supporters an opportunity to meet the 2017 roster prior to the season opener against Columbus Crew SC on Saturday, March 4 at 1 p.m. CT at MAPFRE Stadium. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Chicago Fire Foundation.
The event will feature a reception, lunch and an extensive silent auction, also available online, that will allow attendees and fans at home to bid on autographed Fire gear, additional sports memorabilia, gift certificates and much more. In 2016, the Season Kickoff Luncheon raised more than $100,000 benefiting the Chicago Fire Foundation’s soccer and education programs for underprivileged Chicagoland youth.
Tickets are now available by clicking here or calling (708) 496-6657. Individual tickets are $90 with full tables beginning at $850. Prices will increase on Monday, Feb. 13.
Established in 1998, the Chicago Fire Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life throughout Chicagoland by leveraging its resources and expertise in the area of soccer to provide sports-based youth development and direct-service programs to underserved communities.