Support and celebrate Grace School at 
A Graceful Evening


Saturday, March 18, 6pm

Oak Park Country Club
2001 Thatcher Ave., River Grove

$700/table of ten
Click here to reserve your seats by midnight on Sunday, March 12. (Enter the dollar amount in the box next to A Graceful Evening and type "tickets" in the box.

A Graceful Evening, the annual dinner and auction fundraiser for Grace School, brings together church members, school families and school alumni in support of Grace Lutheran School. Reserve your seats online, or stop by the table in the church atrium on Sunday mornings between services through March 12. The evening includes cocktails, dinner, a live and silent auction, and an after-party.

Alumni Awards

Three Grace alums will receive the Alumni Award on March 18. Read more about these distinguished Grace School graduates.




Help us make A Graceful Evening 2017 the best one yet!



Support from event sponsors helps underwrite the cost of the event and enables funds raised at the benefit to go directly to Grace School. The Gold sponsorship level ($2,500) includes a full table at the event and a full-page ad in the program. Silver ($1,000) includes two tickets and a half-page ad.

Donate here or contact us at or 708-870-6771.

When donating online, enter the amount in the "Graceful Evening" box and type "Sponsorship" in the * box to the right.

Auction items

Every year the generous Grace community comes up with creative and spectacular auction items including tickets to sporting events, time at vacation homes, airline miles, food and wine/beer experiences, spa and hotel experiences, sports memorabilia, handcrafted furniture and other unique items.

Donations may be dropped off at Grace, or contact us at to discuss your donation or arrange pickup.

Advertise in the program

Business are invited to advertise in the auction booklet, along with individuals or families who want to share messages of support. Costs range from $75 for a quarter-page to $200 for a full page.

Download ad information. Contact to discuss your ad.


Each year A Graceful Evening includes a Fund-A-Need project, dedicated to a specific curriculum area at Grace School. This year’s Fund-A-Need is dedicated to arts programming—music, drama and fine arts. Your contribution makes a direct impact on Grace School students.

See the teachers' wish lists.

Donate here to the Fund-A-Need project. When donating online, enter the amount in the "Graceful Evening" box and type "FAN" and the item you are purchasing in the * box to the right.

Wine Pull

Donate a bottle of wine worth $20 or more. The Wine Pull is a popular part of A Graceful Evening. Your donation supports Grace School and makes A Graceful Evening more fun.

Wine bottles may be dropped off at Grace.


The Committee for A Graceful Evening is also looking for volunteers and in-kind donations:

 Photography for the evening of the event

 Flowers and/or floral services for the event’s centerpieces

 Printing of program booklets   

 Volunteer help with set-up, clean-up, check-in, check-out, and other areas as needed.

Contact to volunteer.


We appreciate the support of our Grace community. Donations of any amount are greatly appreciated. Donate here. When donating online, enter the amount in the "A Graceful Evening" box and type "donation" in the  * box to the right.


For more information about supporting A Graceful Evening, please contact Rebecca Morgan ( or 708-476-8905).