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05.20.17


THE AGORA: /ˈaɡərə/

A central spot in ancient Greek city-states. The literal meaning of the word is "gathering place" or "assembly".  The AGORA was the center of athletic, artistic and political life in the city.

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05.20.17


THE AGORA: /ˈaɡərə/

A central spot in ancient Greek city-states. The literal meaning of the word is "gathering place" or "assembly".  The AGORA was the center of athletic, artistic and political life in the city.

 
 

THE EVENT

On Saturday, May 20, 2017 Kicks 4 the City will host its 2nd Annual AGORA Sneakerball.  

The AGORA Sneakerball is a black-tie event created to celebrate and fundraise for the ongoing operations of Kicks 4 the City. Since 2012, Kicks 4 the City's annual shoe drive has distributed over 50,000 pairs of shoes to those experiencing poverty and homelessness! 

Kicks 4 the City, powered by Legacy Leavers, NFP has been operating for almost 5 years and establishing a presence in a total of nine cities across the country.  Kicks 4 the City seeks to creatively educate and inspire others to build & leave a legacy for future generations around the globe.  In an effort to leave an impactful footprint in the communities they serve, Kicks 4 the City has extended their partnership with The Athlete's Foot for 2017.

 

DETAILS

BLACK TIE x SNEAKERS x ART x MUSIC x PHILANTHROPY

The AGORA Sneakerball will also honor its supporters, volunteers and national ambassadors for all of their hard work, dedication and sacrifices throughout the year!

Time:

The Athlete's Foot VIP Reception: 7pm (Featuring The Jeff Gibbs Quartet)

The AGORA Sneakerball Gala: 9pm

Attire:

Black Tie w/ Sneakers (Event Attire Strictly Enforced)

Event Host:

LaRoyce Hawkins, Star Actor from NBC's hit show "Chicago PD" 

"I am honored to host The 2nd Annual AGORA Sneakerball! Kicks 4 the City has special a place in my heart and has become my family" - LaRoyce Hawkins

"I am honored to host The 2nd Annual AGORA Sneakerball! Kicks 4 the City has special a place in my heart and has become my family" - LaRoyce Hawkins

 
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THE VENUE


THE VENUE


VENUE ONE

 The Agora Sneaker Ball will be held at Venue One in Chicago, IL

Venue One provides 25,000 square feet of customizable modern and digital event space within the walls of this classic art-deco style Chicago food factory, which was built in the 1930's 

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PARTNERS


PARTNERS