Thank you so much for joining Girls in the Game for our 23rd Anniversary Field of Dreams Gala. We celebrated 23 years of empowering girls to grow up happy, healthy and strong with our participants, supporters and friends. If you’d like to get involved in next year’s gala, contact Dawn Kobel at

2018 Champions

Sports Champion: United States Women’s National Hockey Team

Health Champion: Kate T. Parker, Photographer of series Strong is the New Pretty

Leadership Champion: Laura Ricketts, Chair, Cubs Charities

Life Champion: Cappie Pondexter, WNBA Legend

Chicago Champion: Kim Foxx, Cook County State’s Attorney


Last February, we celebrated the Heart of a Champion with over 550 guests.

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Guests of Field of Dreams enjoyed cocktails and dinner, had the chance to bid on an exciting silent auction and watched as Girls in the Game participants present awards to Champions who exemplify the mission of Girls in the Game. Last year’s Champions included Jas Boothe, Bridget Gainer, Tamika Catchings, Tamar Manasseh and Dr. Jen Welter.

There are several levels of sponsorship available, including:

Bronze Sponsorship – $3,000
Girls’ Table Sponsorship – $2,000
Field of Dreams Table (10 seats) – $2,000
Field of Dreams Ticket (1 seat) – $200

To donate, pay for your sponsorship or learn more, check out our 23rd Anniversary Field of Dreams campaign. To get involved in the 2018 Field of Dreams gala, contact Dawn at


Corporate Champion



Season Ticket Holders

Hill Group
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UHC FY11 Color


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Presenting Sponsor

Cubs Charities Logo


Gold Sponsor

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Young Leaders Sponsor



Silver Sponsor

Katten Muchin Rosenman


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Whaley Equipment


Bronze Sponsors

Chicago’s Very Own, WGN-TV and WGN Radio
Clark Construction Group
Christina Y. Fisher
Fossil Group
Fox Sprinkler Supply Corp.
Jill Allread and Family


Printing Sponsor



Beverage Sponsor

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