Friday, February 1, 2019  7pm – 11 pm

Smylie Brothers Brewing Co.

1615 Oak Avenue

Join us for a celebration in support of Foundation 65 and public education in Evanston/Skokie School District 65.   The My 65 Benefit will take over Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. for an evening of food, drink (open beer and wine bar), music and a celebrations of literacy and arts.

The event will feature a spoken word performance by District 65 middle school students from Evanston Speaks.

Proceeds from the My 65 Benefit will support literacy and arts programming that impacts students across every school, including Evanston Speaks: Youth Poetry ProjectEvanston Speaks responds to the rising interest among middle school students in the poetry slam movement and creates opportunities for them to write, share and perform their poetry.


Single registration 
$85 per person
$100 per person plus 1 raffle ticket ($10 savings)

Registration for two   
$250 for 2 people PLUS 5 raffle tickets ($20 savings)


Check out our amazing RAFFLE prizes and ENTER to WIN!

Looking to sponsor My65 this year?  Click here to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Thank you to our sponsors







Julie and David Cutter
Evan and Carl Finamore


Saralyn Sacks and Michael Klearman
Scott and Moira Stein
Elizabeth Tisdahl
Kathy Tisdahl and Patrick Hughes


Andalman Family
ARCON Associates, Inc
Patty and Mark Barbato

Branning Schreiber North Shore Real Estate

Lee Cabot
Candance and Daniel Chow


Clerestory Consulting

Kalan and Ranjan Daniels

Fleetwood and Miceli

First Bank and Trust

Glantz Design

Dave and Samantha Gordon

Hagerty Consulting
Illinois Bone and Joint
Diane and Tuner Lequar
PCN Bank

Keith and Sharon Robinson

Rotary International
Schreiber Branning Weiss Real Estate
Scribes Inc
Evanston Subaru
Brad Weiss DDS


Albion Residential
Nature’s Perspective

Scott and Terri Nelson

Kathy Ryan and Rocky Clancy

The Thomas Team


Aim & Ailie Hair Boutique
Berglund Animal Hospial
Angela Blaising & Matt Pakula
The Brown Team
John J. Cahill Inc.
Lesli and David Dahlberg
Downtown Evanston
Evanston Women’s Magazine
Galileo Innovation Camps
Goldfish Swim School – Evanston
HEART Certified Auto Care
Illinois Allergy & Asthma Specialists
JaHbat FC
Kuzmarski Real Estate
Mike and Vicky Mertz
Music Institute of Chicago
Passion House Coffee Roasters
Pine Dental Care
Quinlan & Fabish
Erin and Patrick Rams
Right At School
Cheryl Rohlfs & Associates
Romano Wealth Management
Isabel and Andrew Schultz
Diana Sheehan
Stratosphere Networks
Valli Produce of Evanston