Prescott Parents Annual Benefit 2022 FAQs
What is the Prescott Annual Benefit?
The Prescott Benefit is the largest annual fundraiser for our beloved school and provides funds for important projects chosen by the school’s administration and teachers. Funds raised in the past have been allocated to technology, academic programming/classroom supplies, and professional development.
When and where is the Benefit being held?
The 2022 Prescott Parents Annual Benefit will occur on Saturday, March 12, 2022 from 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. at The Ivy Room, 12 E. Ohio St, Chicago IL 60611.
What are the COVID-19 Protocols?
The Ivy Room is required to follow city mandates for COVID-19. Currently this includes proof of full vaccination (2nd dose at least 14 days prior to the event) with your ID. You can provide your vaccine card, a photo of your card, or a digital record. You can access your vaccine records and obtain a digital card from the Illinois Department of Public health here: https://idphportal.illinois.gov. Both your ID and vaccination card will be checked upon entering the facility. Mask requirements are in place when not eating or drinking. For those unable to attend in person, there will be virtual opportunities, such as online bidding!
How was the location chosen?
This year, we have partnered once again with The Ivy Room, one of the premier event facilities on the near north side. The Ivy Room offers Lettuce Entertain You-quality food and drinks, along with professional event management and staff. The location again offered competitive pricing compared to other venues, permitting Prescott to generate more funds directly for school use.
What are ticket prices?
ickets are $65 per person. Early bird tickets for $55 will be available through February 6. Tickets include heavy hors d’oeuvres and dessert, along with 2 drink tickets. There will be a cash bar after drink tickets are used.
What can I expect at the event?
Expect to have a great night out, socializing with other parents, teachers, staff, and supporters of Prescott school— while raising funds to benefit our children’s education. There will be music and entertainment, a silent auction with bidding opportunities on fantastic items donated by local businesses, one-of-a-kind teachers’ experiences, teacher wish tree, and a live raffle drawing. Bring your smartphone to participate in the online auction and participate in event activities. Dress code is cocktail attire. NEW THIS YEAR – We will be hosting a charity casino! There will be blackjack, craps, poker, and roulette tables
How can I purchase event tickets and raffle tickets or give a donation?
You can purchase event tickets and family sponsorships as well as give a donation through the auction website now at http://e.givesmart.com/events/nTw. Family sponsorships include event tickets. Prescott Parents will send an announcement by email, social media, plus a flyer sent home in backpacks regarding further information about raffle ticket sales. Additionally, paper raffle tickets will be distributed at school.
How can I get involved in the Prescott Parents Annual Benefit 2020?
You can help by joining the Benefit Wolfpack Committee. There are plenty of ways to get involved including helping obtain sponsors or donations for the event or auction items, volunteering your time the day of the event, and more. Simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. More information will be forthcoming on ways to get involved! Download the forms below. Or, become a Family Sponsor online https://e.givesmart.com/events/eHr/.
Corporate Donations Form
Family Sponsorship Form