Date + Location



Thursday, October 27, 2016


Chicago Cultural Center
Yates Gallery
77 East Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60602


Allstate Insurance Company
Award accepted by Harriet Harty,
Executive Vice President of Human Resources

RSVP by October 14

Kaye Oberhausen
(312) 566-9790

Click here to register online.

2016 Power of 10 Co-Chairs

D'Andrea Anderson
Julie Parsons

2016 Power of 10 Committee

Rod Adams
J’ai Brown
Kathleen Cantillon
Sarah Cuthill
Hon. Amy J. St. Eve
David Susler
Jonathan Thayer
Kila Weaver
Lydia Wahlke
Andrew Whittlesey

Posse Chicago

Posse Chicago Power of 10

Building a New Network of Leaders

The Power of 10

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce. This festive reception features hors d’oeuvres, drinks and entertainment, and includes a brief program honoring special guests and Posse alumni.

Participation Levels

  • $50,000 Leader: Full-page ad in event program, premier logo display at event, logo on invitation, admission for 18 guests.
  • $25,000 Benefactor: Half-page ad in program, prominent logo display at event, logo on invitation, admission for 14 guests. 
  • $10,000 Mentor: Quarter-page ad in program and displayed at event, admission for 8 guests.
  • $5,000 Ambassador: Logo in program and at event, admission for 6 guests.
  • $2,500 Advocate: Listing in program, admission for 4 guests. 
  • $1,000 Friend: Listing in program, admission for 2 guests. 
  • $150 Individual ticket.
  • $60 Alumni ticket.

Register Now

For more information, please contact Kaye Oberhausen 
(312) 566-9790 or

About Posse

THE POSSE FOUNDATION identifies, recruits and trains urban public high school students with extraordinary academic and leadership potential and sends them in Posses—supportive, multicultural teams of 10 students—to top colleges and universities across the country. Posse’s 55 college and university partners award Posse Scholars four-year, full-tuition leadership scholarships. To date, 6,993 Posse Scholars have won $932 million in scholarships. Most important, Posse Scholars persist and graduate at a rate of 90 percent and are active leaders on their campuses and in the workforce.

Posse is a national initiative with sites in Atlanta, the Bay Area, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York and Washington, D.C.

Since 2000, POSSE CHICAGO has selected 1,259 Scholars who have earned $165.7 million in merit-based leadership scholarships from its 12 partner colleges and universities: Agnes Scott College, Connecticut College, Cornell University, Denison University, DePauw University, Middlebury College, Oberlin College, Pomona College, St. Olaf College, Trinity College, University of Michigan and University of Wisconsin-Madison.