Wednesday, April 28, 2021

7:00-8:00 PM CDT

Please join us for a one-hour online event honoring one of America’s most inspirational couples. Our online celebration will be hosted by CTU friend and award-winning journalist, Carol Marin. The memorable event will include traditional Trustee Dinner elements of prayer, song, and a digital production celebrating just a few of CTU’s “Spiritual First Responders.”

Anthony Fauci, MD

Director
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease
 
A NATIONAL LEADER IN PUBLIC HEALTH

Dr. Fauci has served as Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease under four presidents. His exceptional skill and integrity, his moral courage, and his outstanding role in defending our country against the ravages of the pandemic have made him the most trusted physician in our country and a national hero.

Christine Grady, RN, PhD

Chief of the Department of Bioethics
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
 
LEADERSHIP IN ADDRESSING THE BIOETHICAL ISSUES FACING OUR WORLD

Dr. Grady serves as the Chief of the Department of Bioethics at the National Institutes of Health. As an internationally recognized and trusted expert in bioethics, Dr. Grady has demonstrated extraordinary leadership in wrestling with the formidable ethical issues facing our healthcare system in this time of crisis.

Recipients of the Blessed are the Peacemakers Award

Anthony Fauci, MD and Christine Grady, RN, PhD are being honored as an exemplary married couple for their extraordinary service as courageous healers and public servants, and their unyielding dedication to the common good.

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Chair & Host Committee

Carolyn Noonan Parmer, Chair

Anonymous

Sheila and Bob Berner

The Crown Family

Cate and Jim Denny

Dr. Paul Farmer

Blair and Bill Lawlor

The McCune/Stuhlmueller Family

Andrew J. McKenna, Sr.

Newt and Jo Minow

Adele and Michael E. Murphy

Daniel R. Murray and Jenner & Block LLP

Carole and Gordon Segal

Rev. Donald Senior, CP

Rhonda and Scott Swanson

Peace Sponsors

The Bomher Family Foundation

Mary Doug and Tom Brown

Province of St. Joseph of the
Capuchin Order, Inc.

Ann and Richard Carr

Chicago Community Trust

Claretian Missionaries USA-Canada Province

Mary Margaret Cowhey

Kittie and Bill Devers and Connie Falcone

 

 

Dominican Sisters of Grand Rapids

First Analysis Institute,
Sponsor of Tri-Abrahamic Dialogue

Susan and Mark Goodman

Bev and Warren Hayford

Barbara and Mike Heaton

Lorraine and Bill McNally

Missionaries of The Precious Blood,
Cincinnati Province

Northwestern Medicine

Shirley and Pat Ryan

Michael J. Stephan

Sharon and Tom Taylor

Patty and Rich Tilghman

Wintrust Government,
Not-For-Profit and Healthcare Banking

Joan and Peter† Wrenn

Dove Sponsors

Linda Blakley

Jennie Weiss Block

Helen Brach Foundation

John and Kathleen Buck

Clerics of Saint Viator, US Province

Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, Denver Province

Congregation of the Passion, Holy Cross Province

Mary A. Dempsey, Philip H. Corboy Foundation

DePaul University

Franciscan Friars: St. John the Baptist Province

Mary Clare Loftus

Missionaries of the Precious Blood, Kansas City Province

Teri Gonzales-Lowry and Bill Lowry

John Madigan

Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers

Missionaries of the Precious Blood,
Kansas City Province

Order of Friar Servants of Mary, USA Province

 

Order of Friars Minor, Assumption BVM Province

Order of Saint Augustine, Our Mother of Good Counsel Province

PNC

Society of the Divine Word, Chicago Province

Society of the Sacred Heart, United States-Canada Province

St. Norbert Abbey

Pat and Andrea Unzicker

Winni and Barry Sullivan

Bob and Pat Wheeler

as of April 19

Registrants, sponsors and their guests will receive exclusive online viewing access and a special event keepsake package in the mail before the virtual event. Please let us know if you would like to receive an invitation or if you are interested in sponsorship opportunities. Please contact Rachel Kuhn at rkuhn@ctu.edu about sponsorship opportunities or other questions.

Click here to download the 2021 Blessed are the Peacemakers Sponsorship Form

Raffle Prizes

Biblical Travel – TWO Chances to Win!
Two lucky winners will each receive one complete reservation for one of CTU’s renowned trips led by Rev. Donald Senior, CP, or other esteemed CTU faculty members. Trips are currently scheduled for the Holy Land & Jordan (October 16-29, 2021) and Egypt (December 2-12, 2021). Each trip includes round-trip airfare from Chicago for one, 12-13 days of guided visits to historical sites, first-class accomodations for one (double occupancy), and breakfast and dinner each day.

Two raffle winners will be drawn on April 28, 2021, during the virtual Trustee Dinner event. Participants must respect the religious and educational nature of the prizes. Participation is subject to CTU’s approval. Winner may offer their prize to another but no cash equivalent is offered. All prizes must be used by December 2022.

Individual raffle ticket purchases will be collected and personalized at CTU. Raffle purchases are not tax-deductible donations.

BLESSED ARE THE PEACEMAKERS PREVIOUS HONOREES

2020    

Cardinal Michael Fitzgerald, M. Afr.

 

2019   

Sr. Helen Prejean, CSJ

 

2018   

Archbishop Christophe Pierre

 

2017   

Ms. Monica McWilliams

 

2016   

25th Anniversary of Trustee Dinner

 

2015   

Dr. Paul Farmer

 

2014   

Rev. Donald Senior, CP

 

2013   

Mrs. Mary McAleese

 

2012   

Mrs. Renée and Mr. Lester Crown Mrs. Shirley and Mr. Pat Ryan

 

2011   

Monsignor Kenneth Velo

2010   

Dr. Miguel Díaz

 

2009   

The Jo and Newton Minow Family

 

2008   

The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

             University of Notre Dame

 

2007   

Senator John C. Danforth

 

2005   

One Voice Movement

 

2004   

The Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago

 

2003   

Mr. Steven Spielberg

 

2002   

Cardinal Walter Kasper

 

2001   

Her Majesty Queen Noor of Jordan 

2000   

Mr. John Hume†

 

1999   

Ms. Leah Rabin ✡

 

1998   

Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, CSC †

 

1997   

Bishop Raymond E. Goedert, D.D.

 

1996   

Ms. Eunice Kennedy Shriver † Mr. R. Sargent Shriver, Jr. †

 

1995   

Monsignor Michel Sabbah

 

1994   

Mr. Kenneth Woodward

 

1993   

Sr. Rosemary Connelly, RSM

 

1992   

Ms. Margaret Roach