The 8th Annual Cara Gala

    March 24, 2023
    Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

The 8th Annual Cara Gala

Our signature event, The 8th Annual Cara Gala is an impactful and chic evening of great entertainment and even greater company as our closest supporters and friends celebrate our mission. We will once again return to the Four Seasons Hotel Chicago for an unforgettable evening of entertainment, dinner, drinks, and dancing.


Friday, March 24


6:00 – 11:00 pm CT


Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

Join our Signature Event

Sponsorship, live and silent auction solicitation, and in-kind opportunities now available. Questions? Contact Tara Harper at 312-798-3307 or tharper@carachicago.org.

Our 2022 Gala Program


Several alumni of Cara have a special message for our Gala attendees.

President’s Remarks

Cara Collective President & CEO Kathleen St. Louis Caliento shares the power of possibility.

Distinguished Alumni Honoree

Oreletta Garmon, our 2022 Distinguished Alumni honoree, shares her Cara journey.

Trailblazer Award Recipient

JPMorgan Chase, our 2022 Trailblazer Honoree, shares their vision for investing in more equity and opportunity and creating second chances.

Thank You to our 2022 Sponsors