22nd Annual Don Quixote Dinner

DQ DinnerEl Valor is hosting its largest fundraiser of the year, the Don Quixote Dinner. El Valor is a not-for-profit agency serving children and adults with developmental disabilities, and is also the second largest provider of Early Childhood Education.  More than five hundred civic, corporate and community leaders will come together to celebrate El Valor’s successes and contributions to the community.

The dinner will honor two individuals who exemplify what it means to be of great service to the community.  This year El Valor will present Chicago’s very own Mayor Rahm Emanuel with the Don Quixote Leadership Award, in recognition of his service and dedication to Early Childhood Education.  El Valor will also honor Mr. Richard Montañez, Marketing and Sales Executive for PepsiCo North America with the Guadalupe Reyes Founder’s Award in recognition of his corporate and community contributions.