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Senate Democratic Caucus Events: Fall 2017

Hello everyone! Here is a list of our upcoming events. 

Wednesday, October 18th, 5:30-7:30 pm
Senator Steve Stadelman 
Pig Minds Brewing, 4080 Steele Dr, Machesney Park, IL
Tickets: $50
Sponsorships: $250, $500, $1,000, $2,500
Please make checks payable to: Stadelman for State Senate, P.O. Box 1551, Rockford, IL 61110
Monday, October 23rd, 5:30-7:30pm 
Illinois Democratic Heartland Reception with Senators Bennett, Koehler, Manar, & Stadelman
Illinois Realtors, 522 S. 5th Street, Springfield, IL
Tickets: $250
Sponsorships: $10,000 | $5,000 | $2,500 | $1,000 | $500
Please make checks payable to: Illinois Democratic Heartland, PO Box 1383, Champaign, IL 61824 -or- to the Candidate committee of your choice.
RSVP: Lexie - 770-547-9948
Monday, October 23rd- 5:30pm-7:30pm
Senator Cunningham, Senator Hastings, and Senator Emil Jones III
Illinois Credit Union League Building, 225 S. College, Springfield, IL 2nd Floor
Ticket: $250
Please make checks payable to:
Friends of Bill Cunningham, 10402 S. Western Ave., Chicago, IL 60643 and/or Citizens for Michael E. Hastings, P.O. Box 162, Tinley Park, IL 60477 and/or
Friends of Emil Jones III, 11357 S. Lowe, Chicago, IL 60628
October 26, 6:30-9:00 pm
Jazzin' with Senator Toi Hutchinson
Idlewild Country Club, 19201 Dixie Hwy, Floosmoor, IL 60422
Tickets: $50
Sponsorships: $2500 Ella Fitzgerald | $1000 Billie Holiday | $500 Etta James
Please make checks payable to Friends of Toi Hutchinson, PO Box 101, Steger, IL 60435
Tuesday, November 2nd, 6:00-7:30 pm
Bingo Night with Senator Jennifer Bertino Tarrant and Representative Natalie Manley
Carpenter's Hall Local 174, 1407 Essington Road, Joliet, IL
Tickets: $30
Sponsorships: Power Ball $1000 | Level Up $500 | Bonanza $250
Please make checks payable to: Committee to Elect Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant, 900 Plainfield Road, Joliet, IL 60435
Thursday, November 2nd, 6:00-8:00 pm -- NEW DATE
Senator Donne E. Trotter's Evening of Jazz
Balagio, 17501 Dixie Hwy, Homewood, IL 60430
Tickets: $250
Sponsorships: $500|$1,500|$ 2,500|$5,000

Please make checks payable to: Friends of Donne E. Trotter P.O. Box 19613, Chicago, IL 60619
RSVP: or (708)369-0293
Thursday, November 21 - 5:00pm-7:00pm

Senator Patricia Van Pelt
The Law Offices of Leinenweber Baroni & Daffada
120 N. LaSalle St., Ste 2000, Chicago, IL
Individual Ticket $300
Sponsorship Gold $2,500| Silver 1,000| Bronze $500
Please make check payable to: Friends of Patricia Van Pelt, 2826 W. Washington, Chicago, IL 60612 or (708)369-0293
Wednesday, November 29 -- Details added
Fall Fundraiser with Sen. Heather Steans and Rep. Kelly Cassidy
Peckish Pig, 623 Howard St, Evanston, IL 60202
Tickets: $50
Sponsorships: $250, $500, $1,000, $2,500
Please make check(s) payable to one or both committees:
Friends of Heather Steans, 50 E Washington, Ste 400, Chicago, IL 60602
Citizens for Cassidy, P.O. Box 408061, Chicago, IL 60640

Save the Date
Sunday, November 5 -- Just added
Senator Cristina Castro Blackhawks vs. Montreal Canadiens
United Center, Chicago, IL
Details forthcoming
Wednesday, November 15 -- Just added
Senator Melinda Bush
The Vine, 101 Center St, Grayslake, IL 60030
Details forthcoming
Questions? Email

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