LPCS Metamorphosis Gala 2021

Chicago Restaurant Raffle - $25

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Try your luck at winning our delicious Chicago Restaurant Raffle! The winner will be selected during Metamorphosis on May 21st, so be sure to tune in.

For $25, you could win $600 in gift cards some wonderful restaurants including:

  • $50 gift card to Vinci
  • $50 gift card to Twin Anchors
  • $200 worth of gift cards to Farm Bar
  • $300 worth of gift cards to Harvest at Lakeshore Sports & Fitness. Be sure to check out their rooftop dining!

Many thanks to Carol & Brendan Deely for their generosity in making this possible!

Midwest Arts & Culture Raffle - $40

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Try your luck at winning our wonderful Midwest Arts & Culture Raffle (valued at over $1,500)! The winner will be selected during Metamorphosis on May 21st, so be sure to tune in. 

For $40, you could win multiple amazing experiences including:

  • ​A private tour for up to 10 people at the Art Institute of Chicago
  • A beautiful copy of "Garden of Chicago's North Shore" book
  • A voucher for two tickets to The Nutcracker at the Joffrey Ballet
  • A voucher for two tickets to the Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit
  • A one-year Garden Plus Membership to the Chicago Botanic Garden
  • A Family membership to the Milwaukee Art Museum and swag
  • A one-year Contributor-level membership to the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago and MCA tote bag
  • A certificate for four tickets to one subscription series production at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater
  • A one-year Household Membership to the Driehaus Museum and a lovely copy of "An American Palace"

Thank you to all of the organizations that made this package valued at over $1,500 possible! 


Private Chicago Wine Dinner Raffle - $60

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Try your luck in winning a private dinner and wine for 6, hosted by Kathy & Paul Berghoff! The winner will be selected during Metamorphosis on May 21st, so be sure to tune in.

For $60, you could win a private, outdoor dinner for 6, accompanied by a curated selection of wine from the cellar and sweeping, beautiful views of downtown Chicago, hosted by Kathy & Paul Berghoff (longtime friends and supporters of LPCS). 

Thank you so much to Kathy & Paul Berghoff who have donated their time, Chicago terrace, and impeccable taste in food and wine to create this lovely Private Chicago Wine Dinner!


Virtual Wine Tasting Package - $50

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Join us for a Pre-Metamorphosis virtual wine tasting at 6pm on 5.21 in partnership with Uvae (rated Chicago's #1 wine bar by Eater)! $50 per person includes:

  • Four 4 ounce wine tastings (sparking, rose, red and white)
  • Interactive Zoom led by Uvae Sommeliers
  • Power Point Presentation & Tasting Sheet
  • Donation to LPCS

See below for instructions on how to purchase:

  • ​Click here and scroll through the wine tasting menu until you see the "LPCS Metamorphosis" button (towards the bottom with our logo)
  • Select the next available pick up or delivery date - it doesn't matter what you select, this is a private group event and all orders will be available for pick up and delivery on May 20th and May 21st
  • An email confirmation will be sent on Wednesday, May 19th with additional details regarding the event, pick up/delivery and the Zoom invite
  • If you have any questions please reach out to Lindsey Anderson-Perez at lindsey@uvaechicago.com. She'll be happy to help you!

Gala from Home Package - $75

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Enjoy Metamorphosis from home by enjoying a delicious Gala from Home package prepared by Beautiful Rind (a new local favorite)!

This $75 delectable package includes: 

  • ​Fresh baguette
  • 3 cheese selections
  • 3 meat selections (or a vegetarian option of 6 cheeses)
  • Plenty of sides to enhance the flavors of the cheeses and meats
  • Bottle of red or white wine
  • Donation to LPCS

Pick-up will be available on May 20th or 21st  from one of the following locations:

  • LPCS at 1521 N Sedgwick St, Chicago, IL 60610 
  • Beautiful Rind at 2211 Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647​

Gala Host Package - $1,500

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Create a sense of celebration by hosting a small in-home Metamorphosis "satellite party" for up to 10 by becoming a Gala Host! For more details please click here.

LPCS is partnering exclusively with local minority-owned and women-owned restaurants for catering to promote equity and celebrate diversity in our community. As a Gala Host, you'll be able choose a mouth watering meal and delicious drinks to enjoy from one of the following restaurants:

  1. Casati's - Delicious Italian food located at 444 W Fullerton Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614
  2. Kamehachi - Amazing Japanese food located at 1531 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60610
  3. Tandoor Char House - Terrific Indian food located at 2645 N Halsted, Chicago, IL 60614

If you have any questions or if you're interested in hosting more than 10 people, please contact Lexi Gallopoulos at Lexi@lpcschicago.org!


About Lincoln Park Community Services

Our Mission:

LPCS brings communities together to empower individuals facing homelessness and poverty to secure stable housing and makes sustainable life changes. 

Our 2019-2020 Impact: In 2019, LPCS opened its new facility at 1521 N. Sedgwick in Old Town, increasing interim housing capacity by 137%. This has enabled us to provide imperative shelter to greater numbers of vulnerable populations during COVID-19. Despite the challenges of the pandemic, 77 Guests graduated from interim housing and obtained permanent, independent hosing during the last 12 months. 

Our Programs & Services:

  • Interim Housing Community (shelters with comprehensive services located in Lincoln Park & Old town; capacity 83)
  • Permanent Supportive & Affordable Housing (37 housing units)
  • Drop-In Services/Community Engagement Program 9for street-based individuals)
  • Graduate Community (support for shelter Graduates)



Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

Sponsorships are available at multiple levels. For more information, please check out our packet here and/or contact Lexi Gallopoulos, Donor Relations Manager, at Lexi@lpcschicago.org.

Lincoln Park Community Services . 1521 N Sedgwick St, Chicago, IL 60610 . 600 W Fullerton Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60614 . (773) 549-6111



Join the LPCS Board of Directors and Presenting Sponsors Greg Gallopoulos and Jenner & Block on Friday, May 21st, at 7pm for Metamorphosis 2021: Celebrating New Beginnings. 

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There are many ways to participate and support LPCS including:

  • ​General Virtual Attendance, right here on our Metamorphosis website on 5.21 at 7pm. (free!)
  • Virtual Wine Tasting Package, in partnership with Uvae! ($50)
  • Gala from Home Package, cheese, charcuterie & more in partnership with Beautiful Rind! ($75)
  • Exciting Raffle Packages, including Arts & Culture, Restaurants & a Private Wine Dinner! (prices below!)
  • Donate to LPCS today and/or during the live event paddle raise!
  • Become a Metamorphosis Gala Host! Includes dinner and drinks for 10 from local favorites Casati's, Kamehachi, and Tandoor Char House. ($1,500)

 We are proud to honor the following extraordinary people at Metamorphosis:

  • Compassion in Action Awardee: Dorne Eastwood (For her many years of service, support and volunteering on the board and beyond)
  • Community Partner Awardee: Rev. Dr. Beth Brown & Lincoln Park Presbyterian Church (For exceptional partnership to preserve shelter bed capacity during COVID-19)
  • Mission Awardee: LPCS Staff (For extraordinary, essential service to support Guests through COVID-19)
  • Transformational Leadership Awardees: Lydia Murray & Andy Pires (For transformational, benevolent leadership during unprecedented circumstances)

See below for all of the details and to purchase your Metamorphosis packages. Thank you for your support! We'll "see" you online on May 21st!