Join the McLean County Democrats for a Conversation on November 10.

Join us Friday, November 10, 2023
from 5:30 - 9:00 pm
at the Brown Ballroom | Bone Student Center | Illinois State University

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Be part of the conversation with North Carolina Democratic Party Chair Anderson Clayton & Illinois Democratic Party Chair Lisa Hernandez, moderated by our own McLean County Democratic Party Chair Patrick Cortesi.

We will also be encouraged and inspired by a panel including Congressman Eric Sorensen, State Senator Dave Koehler & State Representative Sharon Chung.

Obama Legacy Dinner 2023
The Obama Legacy Dinner celebrates the accomplishments of the McLean County Democrats and channels the hope and dedication of President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama. In addition to special guest Anderson Clayton, Illinois state and national Democrats will join McLean County Chair Patrick Cortesi on stage for a moderated conversation about current issues, the 2024 election, and the legacy of Barack and Michelle Obama.

Scholarship Presentations
The Obama Legacy Scholarship was created in 2019 to honor Barack and Michelle Obama’s dedication to U.S. service members and community colleges. This scholarship is awarded to a Heartland Community College student who has or is serving in a military branch. The Baldini Scholarship is named after long-time McLean County Democratic Chair John Baldini. It is awarded to an Illinois State University student committed to civic and community engagement.

Purchase individual tickets or a sponsored table today!

If you have questions, need more information, or want to arrange to purchase a table or tickets in other ways, please contact Karla Chandler-Huffman, Obama Legacy Dinner event organizer, at [email protected].