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Butterfly Ball


Butterfly Ball 21 - May 3, 2019

The Butterfly Ball was a beautiful evening supporting the science education initiatives of the Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum.

We are grateful for sponsors and donors who have helped us to raise more than $34 Million in the last 21 years! 


Holly & Matt Maloney, Grubhub
6th Annual Leadership in Science and Education Award
presented by Ann & Greg Jones, The Edgewater Funds

Chuck Douglas, Sidley Austin
3rd Annual Butterfly Award
for exemplary leadership to the institution

Master of Ceremonies

Anne Thompson
Chief Environmental Affairs Correspondent, NBC News


Lisa & John T. Murphy, Murphy Development
Katherine & James Murray, PJT Partners

See you next year for Butterfly Ball 22 on Friday, May 1, 2019!

For questions or to learn about Butterfly Ball 22, please call 773-755-5140 or email

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