YMCA of Metro Chicago 2018 Recognition Dinner


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Thursday, October 25, 2018
Morgan Manufacturing
401 N Morgan Street, Chicago, IL 60642

Reception 6 p.m. | Dinner 7 p.m. | Business Attire

The YMCA of Metro Chicago's 5th annual The Y. So Much More Recognition Dinner raises awareness and funds for the Y's life-changing youth and family development programs. The evening showcases the Y's determination to ensure each and every member of our community has the opportunity to find success.

Rick Waddell
So Much More Than a Leader Award

Throughout his four-decade tenure at Northern Trust, including his service as Chairman and CEO for the past 10 years, Rick Waddell has remained steadfast in his commitment to Chicago. As his illustrious professional career comes to a close, it is the Y's great honor to present Rick with this prestigious award.

Reyes Holdings
So Much More Than a Partner Award

Founded by brothers Chris and Jude Reyes in 1976, Reyes Holdings is dedicated to making Chicago a better place. Accepting the award on behalf of the company are Stephen and Andrew Reyes, the next generation of leaders and philanthropists for Reyes Holdings. The YMCA and the families we serve are grateful to be benefactors of the company's generosity.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
So Much More Than a Volunteer Award

Over the past decade, the company's employees have graciously volunteered nearly 5,000 hours to the Y, and have been valuable philanthropic partners, supporting a variety of programs within our organization. Accepting the award on behalf of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois is their President, Maurice Smith.

The Y. So Much More Recognition Dinner is proudly chaired by A. Steven Crown and Peter B. McNitt.

Board Task Force

Lisa Anastasia
Courtney Nickele
Stan Nitzberg
Kathy Roeser

For more information

Jessica Lembke