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Neal Sales-Griffin and Claire Lew, co-chairs of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) MakeWork Council, invite you to meet the next generation of creative entrepreneurs at the MakeWork Challenge, a pitch event where SAIC artists, designers, and scholars can win from a pool of $10,000 in awards.

Support this year’s MakeWork Challenge participants and enjoy a presentation by featured guests Jake Nickell, founder and CEO of Threadless, and Raaja Nemani, cofounder of Bucketfeet.

Join us at 5:30 p.m. for a small reception with light food and refreshments.

Tickets on sale through Friday, April 13
$10 in advance or $15 at the door
Free for SAIC students and faculty with a valid SAIC ID. Please email saicevents@saic.edu to RSVP for your complimentary tickets.
*to purchase tickets, please email saicevents@saic.edu

Persons with disabilities requesting accommodations should visit saic.edu/access.