Through the year the Civic Federation hosts a number of events, including award ceremonies and forums on public finance issues. Information on upcoming and past events is located here.


The Civic Federation’s 2015 Civic Awards Luncheon

Co-chairs Lester Crown, Andrew J. McKenna, Michael J. Sacks and the entire Board of Directors of the Civic Federation are pleased to honor Tyrone C. Fahner, President of the Civic Committee of The Commercial Club of Chicago and former Illinois Attorney General, with the Lyman J. Gage Award for Outstanding Civic Contribution by an Individual and The Boeing Company with the Addams-Palmer Award for Exemplary Civic Involvement by a Corporation. For table prices and to R.S.V.P. for the luncheon, please visit PJH & Associates or call Kara Shively at (312) 553-2000.


Call for Nominations: The 24th Annual Motorola Solutions Foundation Excellence in Public Service Award

The Civic Federation is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the 24th Annual Motorola Solutions Foundation Excellence in Public Service Award. The Excellence in Public Service Award recognizes a non-elected government employee in Illinois who has made an extraordinary impact on the quality of government services in state and local governments. The award seeks to honor individuals who show dedication to a vision of quality management, leadership and innovation that leads to lasting achievements and more effective government.