Fun and Fundraising at Casino Night 2017
More than 100 CEF supporters gathered at ULCC on March 9, 2017 for Casino Night 2017, the organization’s signature fundraising event. This year’s theme, Brazilian Carnival, was a festive celebration and fundraiser benefiting CEF’s scholarship awards for aspiring engineers. The evening featured casino table games, a silent auction, 50/50 raffle, wine grab, and an amazing buffet of Brazilian-inspired foods. The Clemente High School Steel Drum Band and a Luminarts Jazz trio added to the festive atmosphere with live performances.
CEF 2017 Scholarship Awards Application Opens
The 2017 Incentive Award application opened on February1, 2017. High school Seniors who plan to study engineering in college, and live or go to school in the city of Chicago may visit the Foundation's scholarship application website through April 24, 2017 to apply for an award. In addition, 2016 awardees currently studying engineering may apply for renewed support.
CEF Presents Bridging Urban America Film Event
More than 130 guests joined CEF for the final American screening of Bridging Urban America, the Story of Ralph Modjeski. The event was presented in partnership between the Chicago Engineers Foundation and Transportation Subcommittee of the Union League Club of Chicago.