'City of Big Dreams' Fundraiser

Showcasing the ‘Simple Good’ of Chicago through the Arts!

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City of Big Dreams

Date: October 10, 2024 | Time: 7 PM - 11PM
Location: Moonlight Studios

Experience the magic of our annual multi-disciplinary concert, dedicated to spreading positivity through live visual art! Join us as influential Chicago artists take the stage, delivering performances crafted to inspire hope and drive positive change.

Celebrate the spirit of 'simple good' in our city while bringing 1,000 youth free TSG Programs to empower them with art-based social-emotional learning!


Join us for a night of immersive art and impact! 

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The continuation of our subsidized programming is dependent on contributions from artists, organizations, and supporters like you!



Bid to win exclusive art and experiences from Chicago's top venues and restaurants!

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Become a sponsor today! Together we are building a legacy of more peaceful and connected communities.


About The Fundraiser

Step into an evening dedicated to amplifying good through music, dance, poetry, and philanthropy!

Immerse yourself in Chicago’s diverse and vibrant arts culture, while engaging with the interactive art to bring free and accessible year-long TSG Art Programs to 1,000 youth.



  • Live painting
  • Silent auction
  • Art activations
  • Cocktails, beer and wine
  • Live music, dance and poetry performances


For over a decade, City Of Big Dreams has connected guests from all walks of life through their love of art and care for our future leaders! Thanks to our incredible community of artists, partners, and donors, City of Big Dreams fundraiser has helped our non-profit:

  • Deliver art-based SEL Programs to 7,000+ youth worldwide
  • Impact 18 communities nationwide
  • Collaborate with 500+ artists to spread the ‘simple good'

Learn more about our impact below!


If you're looking to make the most of your City Of Big Dreams experience, join our founder, Priya Shah, for our VIP Dinner experience! 

City Of Big Dream's VIP Dinner is a 3-course dining experience uniquely paired with a private live art performance by an influential Chicago artist.  



TSG Programming
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Be a part of the dream!


Join the fun and invite your friends! General Admission will grant you access to be immersed in Chicago's art scene along side our most talented musicians, poets, visual artists, and more - all to support our Youth Art Programs! What more could you want?

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Book Experience

Are you ready for a behind the scenes look at creating City Of Big Dreams? The BTS package is a premium experience that gives you access to our live soundcheck from 6PM to 7PM! Meet our performing artists during our live soundcheck while sipping signature cocktails.

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VIP Dinner Experience

Our VIP Dinner is the perfect way to celebrate the evening! From 5:30-7 PM, attend an experiential supper featuring live art, a thoughtful menu, and exquisite handcrafted cocktails. Dine with The Simple Good founder, Priya Shah, and connect with leaders in their respective industries! All VIP purchases will also grant you premium access to the event.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

TSG events are thoughtfully implemented to have a radical impact on our community locally & globally. We know that meaningful partnerships make all the difference. With your support, we can create an unforgettable evening to highlight your brand while bringing Art-based SEL Programs at no cost to students.