Chicagoland Habitat for Humanity
  • Be the first to see the nation’s largest auto show by attending the black-tie First Look for Charity, benefiting Habitat for Humanity and 16 other nonprofits. Top-shelf refreshments complement abundant hors d’oeuvres from notable Chicago eateries - and you'll have the chance to win a 2022 Buick Enclave Avenir or 2022 GMC Yukon Denali.

    Vehicle Giveaway

    Vehicle Giveaway

    One highlight of the First Look for Charity is the vehicle giveaway. Over the years, lucky winners have driven off with the keys to 50 vehicles, including a Chevrolet Corvette and Dodge Viper. Any attendee who has purchased a ticket is eligible to win. However, the winner must be present at the time of the drawing.

    This year, the giveaway vehicles are a 2022 Buick Enclave Avenir and a 2022 GMC Yukon Denali. Winner must be present at the time of the drawing.

    2022 GMC Yukon Denali

    Vehicle Giveaway

    [1] A random drawing of ticket stubs for all attendees at the First Look for Charity Event with be made upon open stage during the course of the event. Vehicle(s) will be awarded at that time. If the owner of the winning ticket stub drawn fails to claim prize within a reasonable time, as determined solely by the Chicago Auto Trade Association, his right to the vehicle will be forfeited and an additional ticket stub will be drawn. The odds of winning depend upon the number of ticket stubs collected. Substitutions for the vehicle are not permitted; there are no cash award alternatives. Void where prohibited by law. Winner agrees to permit the Chicago Automobile Trade Association and/or the First Look for Charity Foundation to use his/her picture for future publicity and promotion without compensation. Winner further agrees to provide name, address and Social Security number to the Chicago Automobile Trade Association and/or the First Look for Charity Foundation, and to be responsible for any and all taxes, including Federal and State income taxes, state and local sales taxes or excise taxes, as applicable. Winner further acknowledges that he/she will be provided a Federal Form 1099 at year end indicating the full value of the prize awarded.

 

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COVID-19 Protocols
COVID-19 Protocols

Covid-19 Protocols

What steps is the auto show taking to ensure my health and safety at the 2022 Chicago Auto Show?

The Chicago Auto Show is 100% committed to delivering a safe and welcoming event!

Expected Health and Safety Requirements: Based on current COVID-19 indicators and trends in Cook County, Illinois, attendees at the 2022 Chicago Auto Show can expect that face masks will be required while indoors during the event. Currently there is no requirement to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test and there is no indication these measures would be in place in February.

Do I have to wear a face covering?

Currently, masks are required for indoor events.

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Vehicle Giveaway
Vehicle Giveaway

Vehicle Giveaway

One highlight of the First Look for Charity is the vehicle giveaway. Over the years, lucky winners have driven off with the keys to 50 vehicles, including a Chevrolet Corvette and Dodge Viper. Any attendee who has purchased a ticket is eligible to win. However, the winner must be present at the time of the drawing.

This year, the giveaway vehicles are a 2022 Buick Enclave Avenir and a 2022 GMC Yukon Denali. Winner must be present at the time of the drawing.

2022 GMC Yukon Denali

Vehicle Giveaway

[1] A random drawing of ticket stubs for all attendees at the First Look for Charity Event with be made upon open stage during the course of the event. Vehicle(s) will be awarded at that time. If the owner of the winning ticket stub drawn fails to claim prize within a reasonable time, as determined solely by the Chicago Auto Trade Association, his right to the vehicle will be forfeited and an additional ticket stub will be drawn. The odds of winning depend upon the number of ticket stubs collected. Substitutions for the vehicle are not permitted; there are no cash award alternatives. Void where prohibited by law. Winner agrees to permit the Chicago Automobile Trade Association and/or the First Look for Charity Foundation to use his/her picture for future publicity and promotion without compensation. Winner further agrees to provide name, address and Social Security number to the Chicago Automobile Trade Association and/or the First Look for Charity Foundation, and to be responsible for any and all taxes, including Federal and State income taxes, state and local sales taxes or excise taxes, as applicable. Winner further acknowledges that he/she will be provided a Federal Form 1099 at year end indicating the full value of the prize awarded.

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Attire
Attire

Attire

FIRST LOOK FOR CHARITY'S ATTIRE FOR MEN IS TUXEDO-MANDATORY, AND WOMEN SHOULD BE DRESSED APPROPRIATELY.

The Men's Wearhouse is proud to offer $50 off your tuxedo rental, or 40 percent off a retail purchase, for the Chicago Auto Show's First Look for Charity 2022 gala. The Men's Wearhouse will donate another $5 to the charities supported by First Look For Charity when you book under group # 9114415. Orders should be booked by Feb. 4, 2022, to avoid paying a rush fee.

Find a convenient Men’s Wearhouse, and see the booking code to mention when you get measured.

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Official Hotel

Hotel

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