Giving To Concordia


Maroon & Gold Banquet

Saturday, September 28

6 p.m. Reception & Auction 
7 p.m. Dinner & Program
Geisemann Gymanasium

Whether alumnus, faculty, staff or friend, your world opened at Concordia University Chicago. Come celebrate this influence at the 2019 Maroon & Gold Banquet. Your participation will impact today’s students as all proceeds will benefit Concordia-Chicago's scholarship fund. The evening includes:

  • Elegant Dinner provided by Sodexo including Wine by Cooper’s Hawk and Brews from Exit Strategy

  • Silent Auction featuring event tickets, elegant items and unique experiences

  • Distinguished Alumni Awards highlighted the impact of three talented and global leaders
    - Colette Case BA ’83 (Distinguished Alumni, Undergraduate)
    - Pascale Creek Pinner PhD ’12 (Distinguished Alumni)
    - Mary (Holl) Scott BA ’80 (Spiritus Christi)

  • Opportunity to Impact each Concordia-Chicago student through Scholarship Support

Descriptions of 2019 Auction Items

This year's Maroon & Gold Auction already includes tickets to various sports (Women’s National Soccer Team, Chicago Bears, Chicago Cubs) and theater (Hamilton, A Christmas Carol, Dear Evan Hansen) as well as other experiences and events. An opportunity to give directly to scholarships is also available throughout the evening. Stay Tuned to for Details

Online Registration for Maroon & Gold Has Closed

Questions? Call the Concordia University Chicago Foundation at 866-448-3867 toll free

Thank You to Our Year of the Cougar Sponsors!

In 2019, get more roar out as a “Year of the Cougar” sponsor. Named for Charlie T. Cougar, our beloved mascot, Concordia-Chicago would be honored to partner with you and your business. This special year begins in September with the Kindness 5K and Maroon & Gold culminating in January for the Concordia Invitational Basketball Tournament (CIT), the second oldest in the United States!