A Perry Homes will host WINTERFEST, to benefit Northwestern Settlement on Saturday, January 29 at their Wilmette headquarters, 1220 Washing Avenue, Wilmette. Tickets are $100 person person which covers what is certain to be a fun filled evening including mixology cocktails, a silent auction, martini luge, live music, dancing, an ice sculpting demonstration and a special performance from the Blackhawks’ Jim Cornelison. Tickets may be purchased on Eventbrite by Clicking here
For 125 years, Northwestern Settlement has nurtured, educated, and inspired children and families in need in Chicago. Focusing on changing lives through education, social services, and the arts, Northwestern Settlement’s programs are fully integrated to meet the complex needs of their neighbors.
Northwestern Settlement was founded in 1891 by leaders of Northwestern University, as a separate and financially-independent institution. At that time, the West Town community was primarily the home of disenfranchised German, Polish, Irish, and Scandinavian immigrants, and the neighborhood failed to register in Chicago’s collective conscience