Upcoming Dates

5pm - Join us at the Ravinia Tent for cocktails and appetizers

5:30pm - Program begins

6pm - Dinner served

7pm - Janis Ian - Martin Theatre


JCFS Annual Benefit- A Striking Event: Under the Stars

Join us at Ravinia for A Striking Event, our annual fundraiser.  Janis Ian will be performing in the Martin Theatre at 7pm. Festivities will begin at 5pm in the Ravinia Tent with cocktails, a short program and a dinner buffet. After dinner you can sit back and enjoy the concert on the beautiful Ravinia lawn. Money raised will support the vital programs and services JCFS provides to over 30,000 individuals a year.

At this event we will honor David Golder with the Irving B. Harris Leadership Award for his outstanding leadership in the community.

Enter the raffle for a chance to win $5,000 cash, the Ultimate Chicago Sports Package or the Best of Chicago’s Fine Arts Experiences

Event tickets are $150 each and $35 for children.

Register today!


418 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
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Emily Elbring

Jewish Child & Family Services is a partner with the Jewish United Fund in serving our community.
We embrace diversity. Our commitment to inclusivity is woven throughout our services, programs and welcoming workplace.
We strive to make all of our programs and events accessible. Please call 855.275.5237 at least two weeks in advance to arrange for assistive services.