My 65 Benefit








Thank you to all who attended and supported the My 65 Benefit!

More than 300 people from across Evanston and Skokie came out to support Foundation 65’s My 65 Benefit on Friday, January 27th 2017 at Smylie Brothers Brewing Company in Evanston.  Foundation 65 raised more than $125,000, exceeding fundraising goals and allowing more support for all District 65 schools.

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Thank you to our Sponsors and In-kind Donors


Patty and Mark Barbato







Elizabeth Tisdahl
Kathy Tisdahl and Patrick Hughes


ARCON Associates, Inc

Cam and Mike Axelrood

Branning Schreiber North Shore Real Estate

Lee A. Cabot

Dan and Candance Chow

Julie and David Cutter

Evan and Carl Finamore

First Bank & Trust

Fleetwood + Miceli Residential at Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty

Hagerty Consulting

Katy Hart and Rick Kean

Illinois Bone and Joint Institute

Diane and Tuner Lequar

Beth Lewis, Perl Mortgage

Donald Morales and Alicia Vasquez

Ian and Sheau-ming Ross

Saralyn Sacks and Mike Klearman

The Thomas Team


Brad Weiss, DDS

The Brown Team, Baird & Warner

Citizens for Mark Tendam

Christyne and Jim Dzwierzynski

Glantz Design

Beth and David Hart

Jackie Mack and Betsy Hohman

John J. Cahill

Scott and Terri Nelson

Mark Vend Co.



Aim & Ailie Hair Boutique

Blue Sky Investment Partners

Scott and Liz Bramley

C2 Education Evanston Center

Cheryl Rohlfs and Associates

Chester Construction Group

David and Lesli Dahlberg

Kalen and Ranjan Daniels

Downtown Evanston

Andrew and Jill Gluck

Missy and Tim Hedges

Emilie and Bill Hogan

JaHbat FC

Jill and Andy Kidd

Little Beans

Brian and Anna Miller

Mpower Personal Training

Neon by Z2 Systems, Inc

Piven Theatre Workshop

Quad Indoor Sports

Romano Wealth Management


Weinberg Barton & Co


In-Kind Donors

Nick and Donna Agnew

Bagel Art Café

Beth’s Little Bake Shop

Bikram Yoga Evanston


chalk boutique

Chicago Blackhawks


Julie and David Cutter

Deborah Silver Design

FEW Spirits

Five & Dime/Taco Diablo/Lulu’s

Fleetwood + Miceli Residential

Hugh Gilbert

Goldfish Swim School

Missy Hebson


Lise and Tomohisa Jinno

Maya Papaya & Toni Macarony

Donald Morales

Northwestern University Athletics

Paper Source

Claire Pollard

Quad Indoor Sports

Saralyn Sacks and Michael Klearman

Sketchbook Brewing Co.

Smylie Brothers Brewing Co.

Taylor Group

Temperance Beer Co.

Ten Mile House

Jaime Lou Thome

Union Pizzeria

Wellspring Integrative Medicine

WGN-TV and Jeff Shaw

Yo-Fresh Yogurt Shop

Special thanks

Kevin Coval


Patrick Hughes

Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority

Principal Fred Hunter and the Lincolnwood PTA

D65 Teachers: Marty Behm, Fernando Ferrer, Nancy Lutton, Betsy Quinn, Jaime Querciagrossa, Lauren Monticello, Jenna Temkin