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The Road Home to host 25th Annual Bid For HOPE Gala


TRAVEL The 25th Annual Bid For HOPE Gala will take place on Friday, November 12, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. at the Cotillion Banquets located in Palatine, Illinois.

The gala will benefit the more than 60 programs and services that TRAVEL | The Road Home provides services to homeless people and those at risk of homelessness in 37 towns in the north / northwest suburbs of Cook County.

The evening begins at 6.30 p.m., with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, paired with silent auction navigation. This will be followed by an elegant dinner, a live auction, fundraising for a cause and will end with music and dancing. This event will be hosted by Cory and Ryan Liebgott.

“This year’s Bid for Hope event marks an important milestone in celebrating more than 30 years that VOYAGES has helped those who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. During a difficult year presented by the pandemic, the organization has continued its relentless commitment to deliver these essential services to those in need. As we envision the exciting expansion of the facility, it is more important than ever to continue to support this incredible organization. We look forward to ‘organize their biggest fundraiser of the year, and we hope to see you there! ” – Ryan Liebgott, Member of the Board of Directors of JOURNEYS and Assistant Vice President, Rental Finance, First Bank Chicago, a division of First Bank of Highland Park

“We couldn’t be happier to be able to provide a safe, energized and festive gala for our community of supporters. We don’t need to remember the hardships that the last 1.5 years of pandemic life have caused. TO TRAVEL | The Road Home, we made the conscious choice to focus on the future. We move forward without apology, move forward with determination, and move forward with the compassion and commitment necessary to propel us toward agency growth and improved programs for the communities we serve. Please join us for an evening of community celebration during the 25th anniversary of the BID For HOPE gala where, together, we can ensure we are having a measurable impact towards ending homelessness in our region! – Beth Nabors, Executive Director of VOYAGES | The road home

The objective of the event is to raise $ 150,000 through ticket sales, donations, silent auctions and individual and corporate sponsorships. Tickets are on sale for $ 175 per guest. To purchase tickets or become a sponsor, please visit


All local COVID-19 guidelines, including masking requirements, will be followed at this event. We recommend that each guest take their personal safety seriously, stay home if you are ill, and be safe before and after the event.

About VOYAGES | The road home

TRAVEL | The Road Home is a non-profit agency that provides shelter, social services and housing to homeless people and those at risk of becoming homeless in 37 towns in North / North West Cook County. VOYAGES ‘mission is to assess and serve its clients individually, while broadening community awareness and involvement. The agency is made up of the PADS Shelter Program, the HOPE Center Supportive Services Program and the Pathways Housing Readiness Program, which focuses on intervention and assistance to people in need. On average, VOYAGES serves on average between 800 and 1,000 people each year with full services. To learn more www.voyagestheroadhome.org.

For information, contact details: Suzanne Ploger, Director of Development, VOYAGES | The Road Home (847) 963-9163, ext. 120 or [email protected]