The 2015 Daniel H. Burnham Award Dinner is being held Tuesday, November 3 at the Hilton Chicago. The silent auction features an exceptional lineup of items, including 15 suite tickets to a Cubs game at Wrigley Field next season; Chicago Bulls tickets; and trips to Africa; San Francisco; San Diego; and Universal Studios in Florida.

And here’s the best part – you don’t even have to be in attendance to win. The silent auction will again be conducted via electronic bidding, compliments of Chamber member Gesture. Anyone is able to use their own device to bid from anywhere, anytime before the close of the auction on Tuesday night.

Use the following details to get started:
•    Click on this link:

•    Register for the event, view the items and begin bidding.

There are 4 ways to bid:

•    By Smartphone
Click the link in your registration text.  It will take you to a personal bidding page.  Click on an item and place a bid, it’s that simple.
•    By Text
Text the 3-digit item number and amount to the welcome message you receive, (i.e. 101 500), no dollar signs or decimals are needed.
•    By Computer
Click on an item and place a bid.
•    By “Personal Shopper”

At the event: find a Gesture staff member in GREY. They will be happy to place your bids for you.

All proceeds from the silent auction – and the event –support the Chamber’s operations and programs as well as the workforce development initiatives of the Chamber Foundation.