16th Annual Casino Night & Silent Auction

Friday, May 17 | 7 – 11PM 

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Join Ladder Up’s 16th Annual Casino Night & Silent Auction. Enjoy casino games, bid on exclusive items in our silent auction, and indulge in cocktails & hors d’oeuvres, all while enjoying live music and mingling with fellow supporters.

All proceeds benefit Ladder Up’s mission to empower individuals and families in the Chicagoland area toward financial stability.

Get your tickets now and join us for a night of fun and philanthropy!

Please consider sponsoring the event to demonstrate your commitment to the hardworking clients Ladder Up serves. Please email Kristy Kotek, Director of Development, at for more information on Casino Night, sponsorship, and in-kind opportunities.


2024 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle

Sunday, March 24 | 8 AM 

17 runners joined Ladder Up on the Shamrock Shuffle course! The team raised over $5,000 in support of its mission and impact.

If you’d like to run with the Ladder Up team in future events, please email Kristy Kotek, Director of Development at

8th Annual Tee Up Golf Day

Monday, September 25 

Ladder Up + the Advisory Board hosted the 8th Annual Golf Outing at Riverside Golf Club. At Tee Up, supporters had the opportunity to invest in Ladder Up’s mission to help hardworking families access the financial resources they need to move up the economic ladder of success. Stay tuned for the 2024 Event!