History Makers Gala

June 16, 2021 @ 6:30PM — 7:45PM Central Time (US & Canada)

A virtual celebration under the Museum Dome

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Join us in honoring our History Makers!

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Honorees this year include Jerry and Carole Ringer, Barbara Stuart, and Marilyn & Bob Sutherland. Festivities will be virtual with a livestream and include presentations to our History Makers under the dome at the McLean County Museum of History. Read more about our History Makers at https://www.mchistory.org/history-makers-gala

The evening will include the tradition of having a short performance by Illinois Voices Theater to recognize our honorees and their contributions to our community. Memory books will also be given to each honoree. Mail your written memory to the Museum or send via email to development@mchistory.org

Free Registration
Reservations will not have a cost this year, but will still require that you register on-line with your name and contact information. Closer to the evening, those who have registered will receive an email with information regarding how to access the virtual event, along with a digital program booklet. Members will also receive information regarding a new slate of board officers & members that will be voted upon during the evening.

Donations & Sponsorships
The Museum has been pleased that the Gala in past years provided an average of over $22,500 in income for our efforts in preservation and sharing the rich stories of the people of McLean County. We invite our members and friends to consider a donation this year or become a sponsor for the evening. Donations may be made during the registration process, or via the donate button if you are not able to join us.

Email development@mchistory.org for additional information regarding the following sponsorship levels: $5,000 Dome; $2,500 Rotunda; $1,000 Gallery; $500 Exhibit; $100 Display