Bread and Roses: A Fundraiser to Elect Ugo Okere for 40th Ward Alderman

Hosts (in order of commitment time): Donna Martin, Joseph Altura, Eduardo Gomez, Ramsin Canon, Peter Travers,

Donation Levels:

  • $1,000: Champion of the Working Class
  • $500: Freedom Fighter
  • $250 (host): Rose
  • $100: Bread
  • $50: Entry Ticket
  • $25: Low-Income/Student Entry Ticket

Join Ugo for the campaign's last major fundraiser of this election cycle! 

Enjoy dinner and hear from electric special guests, as we raise the funds necessary to win and build a ward for everyone and a Chicago for All. 

Ugo has been endorsed by both Chicago and National Democratic Socialists of America, the largest socialist organization in the country and City of Chicago. He joins elected officials like Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-CortezState Senator Julia Salazar and Alderman Carlos Ramirez-Rosa with that endorsement.

Since the start of this campaign, we have raised tens of thousands of dollars, knocked tens of thousands of doors and built a movement in the 40th ward and across the city of Chicago based on co-governance, equity and interconnected struggle.

DATE: January 26th

TIME: 6:30PM

LOCATION: Via Veneto 6340 Lincoln Ave, Chicago IL

Contribution rules

  1. I am at least eighteen years old.
  2. This contribution is made from my own funds, and funds are not being provided to me by another person or entity for the purpose of making this contribution.
  3. I am a U.S. citizen or lawfully admitted permanent resident (i.e., green card holder).
  4. I understand that by ordinance of the City of Chicago, no lobbyist registered with the Board of Ethics, or person who has done business with City within the preceding four reporting years, or person who is seeking to do business with the City, shall contribute over $1,500 during a calendar year. This includes persons doing or seeking to do business with the: City of Chicago, Chicago Transit Authority, Board of Education, Chicago Park District, Chicago City Colleges, or Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority.
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