Join Us As We Celebrate Our 5-Year Anniversary

Because Having You Attend Would Be The Icing On The Cake!

Strong Smart Bold Awards Annual Fundraiser 

Thursday, October 13, 2022
Doors Open 6:00 PM / Dinner 7:00 PM

Join us for our 2022 Annual Strong Smart Bold Awards. As our signature fundraising event, the Annual Strong Smart Bold Awards plays a critical role in supporting our work to ensure that Chicago girls have access to life-changing programming and exposure experiences that inspire them to be strong, smart. and bold.

Each year at our annual Strong Smart Bold Awards,
we recognize trailblazing women and recognize our Girls of the Month.

This year’s event will be hosted by:

Janice Jackson
EdD, CEO Hope Chicago


Our 2022 Strong Smart Bold Awards Honorees include:

Alfreda Bradley-Coar
Newly Appointed Chief legal Officer
The Obama Foundation


Cheryl K. Beebe
Former EVP


Wanjii Walcott
EVP, Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel
Discover Financial Services

For questions regarding regarding sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at

To view festivities from our 2021 event, click here.

Thanks to our 2022 Strong Smart Bold Awards Sponsors for supporting this event.