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“Making Virtual Miracle Happen” 2020 Annual Gala

November 14 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm


Our annual Gala has been reinvented this year and will now be virtual! Our 8th Making “Virtual” Miracles Happen Gala will take place on Saturday, November 14th, 2020.  Tickets and sponsorships are now available, starting at $75.00.  Please click on the “View Event Website” button below to purchase.

You will be able to attend this virtual event from the comfort and privacy of your own home and enjoy a front row seat to welcome; top-rated, ABC7 news anchor, Alan Krashesky, our Master of Ceremonies for the evening!  Attendees will be able to bid on silent and live auction items, learn more about our agency, and enjoy some entertainment.  Attire is whatever you’re most comfortable in, and can range from pajamas to an evening gown or tuxedo!  Executive Director, Joanne Bratta, along with the Board of Trustees hope that you will be able to attend this inaugural virtual event!  Net proceeds will benefit the maternity programs of Hopeful Beginnings.  If you would like to learn more about the FREE services Hopeful Beginnings provides for the community and the importance of these services especially now, during a time of crisis, please feel free to call us at (847) 870-8181. Early bird ticket pricing is available now thru August 31stIf you are interested in hosting a “Gala Party” for friends, in your home, packages are available for groups of 10 or more, please call us at (847) 870-8181 for more information.


Hopeful Beginnings not only assists women experiencing unplanned pregnancies, considering adoption, but also counsels those experiencing perinatal mood disorders, such as, anxiety, depression, grieving a loss due to a pregnancy, and having trouble adjusting to motherhood.  We also offer a teen parenting program through a northwest suburban high school district and case management services for pregnant or parenting women looking for referrals and assistance during hard times, such as these.  Women and teens receiving our free services also have access to our Baby Closet, which has newborn and baby necessities, such as diaper, wipes, formula, and more.  The need to raise funds for our maternity counseling is now more critical than ever with the health crisis among us.  We need your help, so that our agency may continue to provide FREE counseling services to women and teens, at a crucial time in their lives.

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November 14
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm




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