Jackson Chance Foundation and Becker Ventures, in partnership with Hard Rock Hotel Chicago and Killerspin Table Tennis, present the 4th Annual Playing it Forward Ping Pong Ball on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. Our one-of a kind event allows sponsors and guests to participate in a ping pong tournament, play ping pong with friends, eat and drink delicious food and cocktails, and bid on unique silent auction items. All proceeds benefit the NICU Transportation Program, supporting families with critically ill babies in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Register for our event online here!
Play in our tournament, bid on our online auction packages, enjoy good food, drinks, and people. Hosted at Hard Rock Hotel Chicago, the event will take place in the hotel’s spacious Fender Ballroom and Gibson Room with culinary treats provided by Chuck’s: A Kerry Simon Kitchen and Mr. Brown’s Lounge. Check out press coverage from last year or look at event photos on Facebook.
Purchase a sponsorship, tickets, or support the event by visiting our registration site! To learn more about supporting this event view our 2016 Ping Pong Ball Sponsorship Packet. For any questions about sponsorship opportunities or to get involved email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fourth Annual Ping Pong Ball will include four hours of table tennis fun. Professional talent from Killerspin Table Tennis will demonstrate tips and tricks. Along with the ping pong tournament, the event will also feature more than 100 silent auction packages, including a grand event package for 75 guests valued at $15,000. Whether a potential bidder desires their dream wedding, birthday celebration, anniversary party or Bar/Bat Mitzvah, this highly desired package is complete with the venue and food and beverage included. Additionally, vacations spanning the globe will also be on the silent auction block among many others.
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When you purchase a sponsorship or ticket to the 4th Annual Ping Pong Ball you are automatically registered for our online auction via mobile bidding. Prior to the event you will receive an email with details about how to access your account to bid at the event.
Can’t attend, but want to bid? Prior to our event we will send out information about how to register for our online auction if you are not attending.
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago will offer discounted valet parking for $11, as well as a special room rate of $111.11 per night.
To learn more about JCF and the NICU Transportation Program explore the About Us page on our website.