Toast to Community Business
Join us! A4CB’s Toast to Community Business will gather small business owners, funders, community leaders, and organizational partners to celebrate local entrepreneurs who strengthen our communities. The event will feature a silent auction, and A4CB clients will provide the food and beverages. Thanks to partners like you, we will also toast to A4CB’s forthcoming 30th year of service to local entrepreneurs in 2024!
Ticket prices are $150 for general admission and $75 for nonprofit employees and A4CB clients.
Toast to Community Business Menu Preview
Enjoy bites and drinks from over 10 A4CB client caterers!
Toast to Community Business Keynote Speaker
Toast’s short program will feature inspiring words from award-winning chef and A4CB client, Tigist Reda. Born in Tigray, Ethiopia, Tigist learned the secrets of traditional Ethiopian cuisine at a young age. In 2007, Tigist opened Demera Ethiopian Restaurant in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood and recently opened a second location in Time Out Market in Chicago’s Fulton Market.
By purchasing your ticket for Toast to Community Business, you support A4CB’s work with local entrepreneurs, like Tigist, who are creating jobs and economic growth in their neighborhoods.
Bid on over 20 unique items from A4CB clients!
Keep It Savory Salt Co
Spilt Milk Pastry