Awards of Excellence

An evening to celebrate and honor individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the lives of children.

About the Event

Date: November 9, 2013

Time: Auction and cocktails at 5:00 p.m., Dinner at 7:30 p.m.

Location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Donald E. Stephens Ballroom, Rosemont IL

Attire: Black tie preferred


  • 1,500–2,000 guests, including RMHC individual and corporate donors
  • RMHC Board members, McDonald’s Corporation employees, suppliers and the general public

Event Chairs: Herb Lotman, Ted Perlman, Javier Goizeuta and Ed Sanchez

Vice Chairs: Jose Armario, Don Crosby, Aggie Dentice, Tim Fenton, Jan Fields, Ram Reddy, Sheldon Lavin, Alex McClement, Gregory Nickele, Peter Sterling, Michael Richard, Richard Rogers, Jeff Stratton, Al Golin, Don Thompson

Tables of Ten

  • $100,000 Diamond Circle
  • $40,000 Golden Circle
  • $15,000 Benefactor
  • $10,000 Patron

Individual seats

  • $1,000 Individual Seat



Contact: Emily Collins at, by phone 630.623.7418 or fax 630.623.8853