11th Annual Fundraiser to feature live music, dinner & auction to raise scholarships for area students who have lost a parent

By Published On: January 18th, 2024Categories: Press Release
We are excited to announce that tickets and sponsorships for our 11th Annual Fundraiser, on Saturday, March 2, 2024, are now available.
Our annual fundraiser is a great opportunity to support families in our community who have experienced the death of a parent by raising scholarships for students to attend college or trade school. Since 2012, The Legacy Guild has distributed over $1.7 million dollars in scholarships to more than 240 area students. Each Legacy Guild Scholar who is a full-time student is awarded a $3,000 scholarship renewable for up to four years of undergraduate college – a commitment of up to $12,000 per student.
Last year’s fundraiser was attended by 500 people and raised over $235,000 (net), making it our largest and most successful event in history.
  • The fundraiser returns to The Elm in downtown La Grange (23 W. Harris) from 7 pm – Midnight.
  • Ticket includes open bar, dinner, dessert, late night bites, live music from Idol Wild and SEMPLE Band, plus opportunities to purchase both LIVE and silent auction and raffle items.
  • Tickets are $175 (early bird price is $150 through January 31)
  • We offer discount codes for current/past Scholars and for parents of Scholars
  • We are seeking sponsors. Opportunities range from $500 – $10,000; Click here to sponsor
  • Donations for auction items are requested. Donors can complete online form.
  • For those unable to attend the event, they may donate online.
  • Click here to view recap video of 2023 fundraiser on our YouTube channel.