Avenues West Association Luncheons


The Avenues West Association presents four luncheons throughout the year that bring together business and community leaders in order to present ideas and spark discussion. We hope you are able to join us!

 Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson

 Willie Hines

Willie Hines

 President Hamilton

President Hamilton

 Marvin Pratt

Marvin Pratt


March 22, 2018
Tripoli Shrine Center
3000 W. Wisconsin Ave


A View From the Top: Five Decades of Common Council Leadership
Avenues West Association, in collaboration with Near West Side Partners, presents a historic conversation with the past and present African American Common Council presidents.


Registration - 11:00 am
Lunch -  11:30AM
Program  12:00 pm-1:15 pm

Tours of the Tripoli Shrine Center will be offered after the program ends.


Ticket Information
Tickets are $45 

Click the link below to purchase online,
or contact Elizabeth Moen at admin@nearwestsidepartners.org or 414-933-0640 to arrange payment by check. Checks should be made out to Avenues West Association. 





Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Program Sponsor 
We are grateful for the support of Marquette University as our event's program sponsor.

Facebook Live Sponsor 
Name on live Facebook stream of event.
$1500, 1 available.

Sponsor a Student Seat
Sponsor a seat for a student or teacher to attend.         
$45 each, 12 available.

Please contact Near West Side Partners at 414-933-0640 or admin@nearwestsidepartners.org to secure a sponsorship opportunity.




Mark your calendar!

The 2018 Avenues West Association Luncheons will take place on:

September 27, 2018

November 29, 2018

Tickets can be purchased in advance for any of the 2018 luncheons by clicking on the above dates. Details for each luncheon will be posted once confirmed.