Gala at the Farmstead

September 15, 2022 6:00PM  |  The Lincoln Farmstead  |  Join us for an uplifting, energetic evening with dinner and drinks, live music and a Gala After Party! Help us raise life-transforming funds for survivors of sexual exploitation.


September 15th, 2022


The Lincoln Farmstead
8401 IL 47 Huntley, IL

Event Details

Refuge for Women Chicago invites you to the “Gala at the Farmstead” on Thursday, September 15, 2022 to raise life-transforming funds for survivors of sexual exploitation. Join us at the stunning Lincoln Farmstead in Huntley, IL for an uplifting, energetic evening of:

  • Dinner and drinks
  • Live music
  • Wine and bourbon pull
  • Optional: Join us for the Gala After Party (cornhole tournament, s’mores by the campfire, and live music)!

Order your tickets to empower sexually exploited women to live a life of freedom! Gala tickets are available for $100/person or $150/person including the After Party.


Gala After Party tickets are available for $50/person.

After Party event will include:

  • Cornhole / bags tournament
  • Gourmet s’mores by the fire
  • Live acoustics

Can't come? Consider a donation to the Gala!


We are grateful for the generosity and support of our sponsors!

Would you like to be a Refuge for Women event sponsor? Download our sponsorship packet HERE.

Download our Wine & Bourbon donation packet HERE.

For additional information, please contact Meredith Hodge at


What’s the dress code?
Semi-formal or cocktail attire is suggested.
Optional: wear something with purple (socks, bowtie, eye shadow, lipstick, nail polish, you name it!) to be automatically entered to win the “Purple Prize” gift at the event.

Can I come just to the After Party and not the Gala?
Unfortunately, no. The After Party is an add-on option for main Gala guests only. We hope you can join us at the Gala!

Is this a fundraiser?
Yes. There will be an ask to financially partner with Refuge for Women at the event.

Can I bring my children?
This event is for ages 21+.

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