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October 15, 2018
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Ticket Price:
$250 per ticket
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Sheraton Grand Chicago
301 East North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60611


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2018 Risa K. Lambert Chicago Luncheon:
the Museum’s 25th Anniversary
Benefit Event

Registration: 11:15 a.m.
Luncheon and Program: Noon

Join the Museum’s community in Chicago to commemorate our 25th anniversary and honor Professor Peter Hayes and Father John Pawlikowski with the National Leadership Award for their commitment to Holocaust memory and education.

Featured Speaker
Benjamin Ferencz,
Nuremberg prosecutor

Professor Peter Hayes
Father John Pawlikowski

Jacolyn and John Bucksbaum

Vice Chairs
Virginia and Norman Bobins 
Caroline Beak Crown and Keating Crown

Corporate Chair
 Judith and Howard Tullman

Midwest Regional Office

Please note that the Museum may be recording and photographing this event. By your presence you consent to the Museum's use of your image.

Video: Exploring Why the Holocaust Happened
Luncheon Honoree Professor Peter Hayes spoke about his new book Why? Explaining the Holocaust at a Museum public program in January 2017.
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Podcast: Interview with Father John Pawlikowski
Luncheon Honoree Father John Pawlikowski speaks about the role Christianity has played in promoting antisemitism over the centuries.
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The Museum’s Campaign
With your support, this comprehensive campaign will allow the Museum to make critical investments to keep Holocaust memory alive as a relevant force for change—inspiring people worldwide to confront hate, prevent genocide, and promote human dignity.
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Midwest Regional Outreach
Learn about upcoming Museum events in your region, read stories about survivors who live in your part of the country, and find out how you can connect with other Museum supporters in your area.
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