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HBK and Chicago Commons at Macy’s Morning with Santa

On Tuesday, November 13th, HBK’s CEO Ron Kaminski and Chief Diversity Officer Will Evans as well as other HBK employees joined over 200 children at the 3rd annual Macy's Operation Happy Children event.  Grade School students, including those in pre-school and kindergarten, were treated to breakfast in the Walnut room, face painting, and a visit with Santa to kick off the holiday season.read more ›

Misericordia 2018 Heart of Mercy Ball

On Friday, November 16th HBK attended and proudly sponsored Misericordia at their Annual Heart of Mercy Ball in Downtown Chicago.  Attendees enjoyed the evening with good food, great company, and featured awards to various recipients, including the "Pillars of the Community Award" given to ComEd for their outstanding work benefiting the community.  Congratulations to all awardees!                …read more ›

Chicago Children’s Theatre: Power of Play Gala

On Friday, November 16th, HBK was a proud sponsor of the Chicago Children's Theatre and their mission to inspire young people to become engaged citizens through the arts and The Power of Play.  Research shows that through the power of play and exposure to the arts, children develop their capacity for empathy while ultimately cultivating a more tolerant and inclusive community. …read more ›

NIU Foundation: The Red and Black Gala

On Saturday, November 17th, HBK sponsored and attended the annual NIU Foundation Red and Black Gala.  The Red and Black Gala is the NIU Foundation's signature fundraising event celebrating and awarding generous donors, while every dollar raised at the gala supports student scholarships.  This year special honoree and recipient of the NIU Presidential Award for Visionary Leadership was Jerry Reinsdorf, owner of…read more ›

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Annual Burnham Award

On Thursday, November 8th HBK sponsored the 27th Annual Daniel H. Burnham Award Dinner which honored Frank Considine with the first ever Daniel H. Burnham Award for Distinguished Leadership.  This award was created by the Board of Directors of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce to pay tribute to prominent business leaders for not only influencing the Chicagoland business climate, but also…read more ›

St. Ignatius 8th Annual Business Society Luncheon

Friday, November 9th marked the 8th Annual Business Society Luncheon for Saint Ignatius College Prep at the Union League Club of Chicago.  The morning's presentations began with students presenting their best 1-minute sales pitch in front of all the guests and honorees in the hopes to win sponsorship.  The breakfast concluded with awards to Ignatius supporters and this year's honorees…read more ›

Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry

On Thursday, November 8th HBK in Pennsylvania attended the 2018 annual dinner for the Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry at the Longwood Gardens.  The Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry is a non-profit organization focused on serving the business needs of nearly 800 business members in the Chester County region by representing business and community interests.  This…read more ›

Cook County Health Foundation

HBK sponsored the Cook County Health Foundation's fundraiser, A Night Out for County Health, on Friday, November 9th at mHUB Chicago.  The Cook County Health Foundation Associate Board aims to ensure that all community members have access to quality healthcare.  It is through fundraisers such at this, that they are able to provide programs and services that improve the quality of patient care and…read more ›

Chicago United 50th Anniversary Gala

On Friday, November 2nd HBK proudly sponsored Chicago United at their 50th Anniversary Gala with featured remarks from Anne Pramaggiore, CEO of Exelon Utilities.  Chicago United's goal is to achieve parity in economic opportunity for people of color by advancing multiracial leadership on corporate boards, in executive management, and in business diversity and their 50th Anniversary Gala was a celebration…read more ›

Iowa Halloween Parade

Saturday, October 27th was HBK's first time entering a float in the Cedar Rapids Newbo Czech Village Halloween Parade.  Proceeds from this festive, family friendly event benefit both Mission of Hope and Tanager Place.  Mission of Hope offers programs that provide hot food and safe shelter to those who need it most while Tanager Place focuses on the mental health…read more ›

ChildServ’s Annual Founder’s Day Gala

On Friday, October 26th HBK joined ChildServ in celebrating their 124th year of service at the Annual Founder's Day Gala.  Proceeds from this event will go towards ChildServ's programs and tireless efforts to help at risk children and families build better lives in order to reach their full potential.  Congratulations to all the Lucy Rider Meyer Humanitarian Awardees, U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth, Bryan…read more ›

WEN Empowerment Breakfast

On Thursday, October 25th HBK joined the Women's Energy Network in celebrating women in STEM at their EmPOWERment Forum.  The morning featured keynote speaker, Kelly Tomblin, CEO of Intren and her experiences studying leadership, power, economic equality, and social consciousness as well as a presentation of the 2018 POWERful Woman Award.     read more ›