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Friday, May 6th 2022 from 7PM to 11 PM

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The Green & Gold Gala is Lane Tech’s largest parent-driven, community fundraising event! Its success provides support for programs not funded by CPS; including teacher grants, modernizing Lane’s aging facility and adding security upgrades to keep students safe.  We invite you to join Lane’s amazing community at the Gala. 

Join Friends of Lane for an Unforgettable Evening of Cocktails, Cuisine,
Entertainment, Auction Items and More!


Gala & Raffle Tickets

Page Live on February 23


Give Experiences, Gift Certificates, Items or Cash

See below for more information


Browse our
Online Auction

Page Live on April 24


Parking is available at Lane Tech College Prep as there is no parking on the premises.  Dress for a fun night out. 

The evening includes cocktails, cuisine, entertainment, auction items (silent and live), parent parties, games, a paddle raise and more!

Green Ticket Package   $112
Includes Dining & Non-Alcoholic Beverages*

Gold Ticket Package     $125
Includes Dining & Open Bar Wristband

*Open Bar Wristbands may be added at the Gala for $25.
Package prices increase to $125 for Green and $150 for Gold after April 15th.

Catered by Catered by Design | Bars Managed by Venue Logic | Entertainment provided by Energy Productions 


Friends of Lane Cash Raffle
Grand Prizes (1 winner each) $2,500 - $1,000 - $500
Plus 10 winners at $100 each
$50 per ticket – only 500 tickets will be sold!

Tickets can be purchased online, link, in the school store (Fridays 11-1pm) or at any FOL event.  Winner do not need to be present.  Disclaimer:  If less than 100 raffle tickets sold, there will be an adjusted percentage for winnings.


Lane Tech College Prep is the largest public school in Chicago, ranked #3 in Illinois by U.S. News and World Report. To achieve this level of success, Lane has developed an unparalleled portfolio of challenging academic programs, skill-building STEM classes and extracurricular activities, many of which are not possible without community donations.

Our 4,300-member student body reflects the cultural and social diversity of Chicago. Our students represent every Chicago ward, and over 40% come from low income households. CPS funds alone are insufficient to provide programs, experiences and even basic infrastructure that allow us to maintain our high educational standards. Please consider lending your support to fund investments in these initiatives, including teacher grants, modernizing Lane’s aging facility, and security upgrades to keep students and staff safe.

To achieve this year’s fundraising goals, the annual Green and Gold Gala, an all-volunteer, parent- driven, community event will be hosted by the Friends of Lane on May 1, 2020 at Rockwell on the River. We expect 450 people to attend and thousands will be invited. Please support Lane Tech by donating a unique experience, item, gift certificate or cash sponsorship for the gala auction.

Your generosity and business will be promoted and featured four different ways:

  • On social media via Lane Tech’s Facebook page, seen by over 8,000 people

  • Via parent newsletters and emails distributed in advance of the event

  • In our online auction on Bidding For Good

  • Onsite at the gala event

Business sponsors above $500 are eligible for additional benefits, as outlined in the attached Lane Tech CHAMPION document.
Please fill out the attached form and include it with your donation. All donations are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law (Lane Tech EIN # 47-0971734).
We appreciate your consideration and time. Together we can make a difference!


Jamie Fleischmann, Tina Lagges & Laura Symons,
Donations Committee Chairs

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