The Holiday Brunch is sold out!

Please join us as we celebrate Heartland Alliance Health’s efforts to provide life-changing healthcare, housing, and nutritional services to those who are most vulnerable in our community. At this year's event, we will unveil exciting plans to deepen our impact within Chicago's south side to serve three times the number of participants through the development of the Englewood Health Corridor.  
We hope you can join us for a fabulous brunch event to support our work and fundamental belief that everyone has the right to healthcare.

Cocktails | Brunch | Live Auction | Entertainment 

Sunday, December 4, 2022
11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CT
The Ritz Carlton
160 E Pearson St. Chicago, IL 60611


Food for Life Award for Service & Impact

David Lee Csicsko

is an internationally recognized and celebrated designer and artist living in Chicago. He is known for such monumental projects as the glass installation at Lurie’s Children’s Hospital, murals of the saints that have been exhibited at Loyola University Museum of Art, and the designing of the White House holiday decorations during the Obama administration. David’s unwavering devotion to HAH’s mission started in 1990 when he began donating all of his custom-designed artwork for Open Hand t-shirts, programs, and later on, monthly wall banners that adorn the walls of Vital Bridges grocery center.

More about: David Lee Csicsko 

Food for Life Award Community Champion Award

Gloria Williams

is a social services and advocacy expert, recognized for securing multiple opportunities for the betterment of the greater West Englewood community. As the founding director of Voices of Englewood, Gloria has organized and led numerous community events to serve her community, including the Englewood Logistics and Warehouse Job Fair and community discussions with the Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation. Gloria has been instrumental in connecting community members to care at HAH Englewood and is a tireless advocate for confronting the life expectancy gap in Chicago. 

More about: Gloria Williams


Tuscany Culinary Escape

Maui Beach Vacation (Up to 4 Guests)

  • 7-Night Stay at Ka’anapali Beach Club, located just a few minutes from downtown Lahaina
  • Large 1-bedroom, living room, and full kitchen with balcony and ocean view
  • Restaurant and store onsite


Napa Valley Rail and Sky for 2

  • 3-night stay at the Meritage Resort and Spa
  • Wine Tasting for 2 at Jessup Cellars in Yountville
  • 3-hour gourmet lunch for 2 on the Napa Valley Wine Train
  • Hot Air Balloon ride for 2 over Napa Valley


Gay Key West for 2

  • 3-Night Stay at Alexander’s Guesthouse, an LGBTQA+ resort
  • Sunset Sail & Harbor Tour
  • Dinner at Seven Fish Restaurant


Chicago Staycation for 2

  • 2-Night Stay in a King suite at the beautifully renovated Ritz-Carlton Chicago 
  • Brunch at Ema ($250), Lunch at Beatrix ($250), Dinner at Aba ($500)
  • Wash & Style at Mario Tricoci
  • 2 tickets to Zanies Comedy Club


Medspa Beauty Package

  • Half-Day of Treatments at Luxura Med Spa
  • Full Face Botox Treatment
  • Alex Facial
  • IV Therapy


The expanded Englewood Health Center will enable us to provide life-saving care to 9,000 people - 3x the number of participants currently served here.

Our Sponsors

Over the past 35 years, Heartland Alliance Health has established itself as a leading advocate and service provider, working to advance health equity and transform healthcare for marginalized people and communities. Please join us as a sponsor this year and help achieve lasting change and demonstrates your commitment to healthcare for all.





Join us as a sponsor and demonstrate your commitment to advancing health equity! Contact Celeste Johnson at

[email protected]


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