Above / It’s become tradition for the community to gather together on the first Friday in December for the annual Mayor’s Community Breakfast at the Fry Family Y. (PN File Photo)

On behalf of the Fry and Kroehler Family YMCAs, the community is invited to the 14th Annual Mayor’s Community Breakfast, planned again for the first Friday in December at the Fry YMCA on 2120 W. 95th Street.

Join Mayor Steve Chirico and many other local officials and friends beginning at 6:30AM on Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, for an early morning of inspirational speakers, holiday music and a catered breakfast. The breakfast buffet line will open at 6:30AM and the program will begin at 7AM.

Young singers always provide joyful greetings to folks attending the breakfast. (PN File Photo)

Tribute planned to remember Mayor A. George Pradel

Organizers also will also be remembering former Mayor A. George Pradel, and his impact on this event and the entire community. 

The Mayor’s Community Breakfast started with a gleam in the eye of Mayor George Pradel in 2005. (PN File Photo 2013)

This event is open to everyone in the community—friends, family, neighbors and all faiths.

To purchase tickets ($20 each), reserve a table for eight ($160), or to sponsor the featured speakers, food or music or a table, click here. Be sure to reserve early to guarantee a seat.

Since the first Mayor’s Community Prayer Breakfast in 2005, the community has welcomed this kick off to the holiday season hosted by the YMCA. This event is sponsored by Friedrich-Jones Funeral Homes & Cremation Services.

For more information, visit the YMCA Chicago website or contact Jane Bowers at jbowers@ymcachicago.org or (630) 420-0960.