Upcoming Paint & Sip to Benefit Facing Forward!

Join us for a fun-filled evening hosted by Facing Forward's Associate Board on May 12th from 7-10 PM at Pinot's Palette in Logan Square!

Enjoy drinks, complimentary small bites, raffle prizes, and a chance to create your own work of art and learn more about our mission to end homelessness. 50% of your ticket price will go toward helping families in our programs access housing, healthcare, education, and employment needed to build a brighter future!


  • $50 - 2 hour painting class + small bites + 1 raffle entry
  • $62 - 2 hour painting class + small bites + 1 raffle entry + 2 drinks (beer, wine, or standard cocktails)

*Additional drinks and nonalcoholic options will be available at the venue’s full bar.

**Please Note: Painting class runs from 7:30 to 9:30 but guests are encouraged to arrive at 7:00 to grab a beverage, get ready to paint, and settle in at your table!

For questions, email marilyn@ffchicago.org. We hope to see you there!

Raffle Prizes

  • $100 gift card to Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants - With over 50 restaurants in the Chicagoland area including RPM Steak, BEATRIX, Shaw’s Crab House, Three Dots and a Dash and more
  • $100 gift card to BOKA Restaurant - Michelin-starred, seasonal American cuisine in Lincoln Park


Event Partners


Forage and Foster, Cheese & Charcuterie

Forage & Foster is a specialty food and beverage distributor with the best selection of artisan cheese, meats, and more. They work directly with chefs and retailers in Illinois and Southwest Michigan and ship to specialty shops around the country. By supporting independent producers and helping them to succeed, Forage and Foster is promoting stronger local economies.




Alisha Norris Jones AKA Immortal Milk, Food Styling

Alisha Norris Jones, also known by the moniker Immortal Milk, is a bartender, and resident cheesemonger at Marz Community Brewing in Chicago, IL. Alisha is an ACS Certified Cheese Professional, and has multiple Cheesemonger Invitational wins. She uses her background in Anthropology and interest in design to weave a story within every cheese board she creates.




Location, Directions & Parking

Pinot's Palette is located at 2768 N. Milwaukee Ave, a half-block south of Diversey Avenue and steps from the Blue Line Logan Square L stop (exit towards Spaulding). Coming from the north or south? They are a mile west of I-94 (exit at California from the north, Diversey Ave from the south). Street parking is available all along Milwaukee, Diversey, and Kimball Avenues. Most street parking is $2/hr (tip: we recommend using the Park Chicago app for your convenience!).


For questions, email marilyn@ffchicago.org. We hope to see you there!