A coeducational day school serving students JK-12

Romans Raise & Revel


Romans Raise & Revel

Saturday, March 2, 2019
Latin School of Chicago

Latin's fundraising events are a beloved tradition central to the culture of philanthropy at our school for over 25 years. Romans Raise & Revel, will bring us together in community celebration, with all proceeds directly supporting financial aid for Latin students. We are excited to host this year's event and entire evening at the school to celebrate directly around our community, our students and our facilities.

Scroll down for the variety of ways for businesses and individuals to support Romans Raise & Revel and the financial aid program at Latin.


Corporate Sponsorship

Thank you for considering a gift to support Romans Raise & Revel. Your contributions support our financial aid programs, arts, academics, and athletics, allowing us to continue our tradition of excellence.

Leadership corporate giving levels range from $2,500 - $50,000. Each level comes with its own package of benefits, including: logo recognition on website, invitation and program book; full-page highlighted advertisement in program book; and complimentary event tickets.



The purchase of an advertisement is a wonderful way to gain exposure to the Latin community while supporting the event. Advertisements range in size from a quarter page for $500 to a full page for $1,500.


Individual Sponsorship

Individual sponsorship provides crucial support to the financial success of the event. Complimentary event tickets begin at the $1,500 level and all gifts made before December 31 are recognized on the event invitation.

10 complimentary event tickets

6 complimentary event tickets

4 complimentary event tickets

2 complimentary event tickets

2 complimentary event tickets




Q: Is this event different than Gala and Scholarship Dinner; what's new about the event?
A: Yes, Romans Raise & Revel is a NEW and fun biennial event which will continue to alternate every other year between Scholarship Dinner years (next year, March 2020).

We are excited to host this year's event and entire evening at the school to celebrate directly around our community, our students and our facilities. 

As a school community, we are committed to making a Latin education possible for families from socioeconomically diverse backgrounds. Latin's annual fundraising events, both Romans Raise & Revel and Scholarship Dinner, play a crucial role in raising funds to support our school's robust $4.1 million financial aid program. 

Q: What can I expect? 
A: Out with the old, in with the new! Experience a night like never before at Latin, in new spaces with an emphasis on fun and school spirit. The evening will include Latin's time-honored traditions of Student & Faculty packages, live auction packages, and paddle raise. But "goodbye" silent auction, long program and formalized seated dinner. “Hello” festive party with friends over great food, spirited cocktails, and good times sharing in community celebration.

Q: How should I dress? 
A: Dress for a swanky affair in cocktail attire and comfortable shoes to enjoy every inch of the party!

Q: How can I support and participate in this event? 
A: You can support and participate in the event by becoming an Individual Sponsor, Corporate Sponsor or by a volunteer. 


Romans Raise & Revel is a community-wide event that would not be possible without the time and dedication of our volunteers. More than 100 volunteers participate in order to make the event happen. There are a variety of ways to be a part of the event from advertising solicitation, raffle ticket sales, merchandise solicitation and event ambassadorship, each of which requires a different time commitment.