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Join FACC Chicago's annual Gala La Nuit des Etoiles

and bid on amazing Live Auctions

All proceeds from this Live Auction will benefit FACC Chicago Foundationan independent 501(c)3 that connects our members to the local community through scholarships and training opportunities. Contributions are tax deductible.

A vacation in Paris:

In love with the City of Lights? Stay three nights in the magnificent Le Bristol hotel Palace located in the heart of Paris. You will also learn how to dress like a Parisian thanks to Elss Collection, a luxurious boutique renting designer clothes and fashion consulting lessons. To top it all off, you will enjoy a dinner for two at Maison Blanche, a panoramic restaurant with an amazing view of Paris. The perfect place for a romantic dinner!  

Estimated value: $9,300

Details: Enjoy three nights in a Superior Junior Suite at Le Bristol Hotel Palace for two people. American breakfast included. Three-day worth of designer clothes and a consulting lesson on "how to dress like a Parisian" and a dinner at Maison Blanche

Live like a superstar in Beverly Hills:

Exciting to live the seen-and-be-seen vibe of Los Angeles? Enjoy a two-night stay at the Sofitel Beverly Hills!

The Sofitel Beverly Hills offers elegant luxury accommodations and dramatic decor with the ambiance of an urban resort. 

You will also have a good laugh by attending a comedy show at The Comedy Store of Los Angeles!

Estimated value: $700

Details: Two nights for two at the Sofitel Beverly Hills. Four free passes to the Los Angeles Comedy Store and a $100 coupon for food and drink. 

Get a celebrity treatment for 2 nights at Villa Maïa★★★★★ - a place out of time:

Enjoy the warmth of a sumptuous hotel opened in March 2017 on the historic site of the Antiquaille and perched on Fourvière hill, with amazing views over Lyon and the distinctive architecture of its buildings. 

United in a quest for aesthetics and perfection, interior decorator Jacques Grange, architect Jean-Michel Wilmotte and acclaimed garden and landscape artist Louis Benech, collaborated to bring this exceptional hotel to life. 

Estimated value: $2,600

Details: Two nights for two at Villa Maïa★★★★★. Breakfasts included.

Out of Villa Maïa, take a stroll through time in the UNESCO world heritage neighborhood. Discover Antique Roman theaters with a one-hour private tour of the Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon conducted by the Museum director. 

Weekend getaway for two in Courchevel: 

Courchevel is a must-see destination whether it is snowy or sunny. Enjoy two nights at the luxurious Strato★★★★★Hotel Courchevel 1850 and a gift certificate for its boutique. 

"We hope to share with our guests, the pleasures of skiing and the mountains,that our family has enjoyed over so many years." Jannine Boix-Vives

Estimated value: $4,000

Details: A two-night stay for two at the Strato★★★★★ hotel Courchevel 1850 (breakfasts and dinners included), gift certificate for its boutique. 

Please note that this weekend is to be booked between the 15th of December, 2018 until the 31st of March, 2019. 

A night and afternoon tea at the Drake in Chicago:

Don’t let your daily routine deceive you and enjoy the Windy City from a new angle!

Treat yourself to a night at the Drake Hotel and savor a delicious afternoon tea for two. 

You will also be shaking things up thanks to Chicago Helicopter Experience with a 15-minute helicopter tour for two to appreciate Chicago breathtaking skyline like never before.

Estimated value: $725

Details: A one-night stay at the Drake Hotel with an afternoon tea for two and a 15-minute helicopter tour. 

Cognac in-home tasting & Private cheese cave tour:

Always on the look for fine spirits and tasty cheese? Do not look further and enjoy an in-home tasting of Cognac offered by Maison Ferrand and an exceptional private tour of the cheese cave of the Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile

Estimated value: $1,000

Details: In-home tasting Cognac and private tour of the Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile cheese cave.  

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FACC-Chicago Board Members

    • Alliant Mesirow
    • Axxum Consulting
    • Bolloré Logistics
    • DLA Piper
    • DSML Executive Search, Inc.
    • Deloitte Tax, LLP
    • First American Bank
    • Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP
    • Gerflor
    • International Management Solutions
    • Mayer Brown LLP
    • Mazars USA LLP
    • Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
    • Newport Board Group
    • Numalliance / Numamerica, Inc.
    • Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury, Hilliard & Geraldson
    • ShubertCollin & Associés
    • Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
    • Square D/Schneider Electric
    • Thorelli & Associates

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