It's Unity's 30th Anniversary!

Post date: Jun 11, 2017 9:03:56 PM

UPAC Plans Series of Community Events Highlighting 30th Anniversary

UPAC 30th Anniversary logo
  • (May 5, 2017 Chicago, IL) We will commemorate our 30th Anniversary with a series of three events beginning with a community speaking engagement in late May and culminating in a community celebration on June 16th. A presentation at the West Logan Square / Avondale Block Club meeting on Thursday, May 25th at St. Nicolai Church, 3000 N Kedzie at 7 PM. UPAC co-founder Joel Monarch will talk about the genesis & history of the organization and current UPAC Director of Development Robert Castillo will talk about UPAC's upcoming 2017 Events.

    • There will also be a small display of UPAC memorabilia through the years.

  • A window display at local business, Monarch Thrift Shop, located at 2866 N Milwaukee. The display will honor UPAC's 30TH Anniversary and be up from Weds. June 7 thru Friday, June 16th. There will be an unveiling of the display for the community on Wednesday, June 7th before the monthly UPAC meeting. More details TBA.

  • The grand finale will be the official UPAC 30th Anniversary Celebration which will take place on Friday, June 16th at Hairpin Arts Center, 2810 N Milwaukee, 2nd fl. From 7-8 PM, there will be a Council Reception for former & current UPAC members. It will be followed by The Community Party which kicks off at 8pm and runs until 10pm featuring music by DJ OCD.

    • Both the Reception & Community Party are for persons 21+. Former UPAC Council members should RSVP for the Council Reception to: and guests will be able to register for the Community Party using Eventbrite beginning May 16th.

    • The 30th Anniversary Celebration is free but donations for UPAC's upcoming ART in the Park on Saturday, July 16th will be accepted.

30th Anniversary Celebration