Planting the Seeds

The Christie Foundation’s Inaugural Scholarship Awards & Gala Event

Join the board, staff, and supporters of the Christie Foundation to celebrating nearly four decades of impact, progress, and success at our Inaugural Planting the Seeds Gala Dinner and Scholarship Awards Ceremony.

Planting the Seeds

Scholarship Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner

Friday, May 31
iHotel & Conference Center
1900 S 1st Street, Champaign

Scholarship Awards Ceremony


Over 100 east central Illinois students will be provided with scholarships to help them pursue their medical careers and education. No cost.

Planting the Seeds Gala Dinner


Featuring the wisdom of Will Harlan, an ultra runner, organic farmer, and author, and the inspiring story of Shwayta Kukreti, Christie Scholarship winner and breast cancer researcher. $65/per person


Please join us for all or part of the Planting the Seeds evening on May 31: the scholarship ceremony, the social hour, the gala dinner, or all three.

Join us. Be inspired.

To become and event sponsor, click here.

The Christie Foundation thanks our sponsors for the Planting the Seeds gala and scholarship event.