​​A full afternoon:  

Chateau Ritz Banquet Hall

9100 N Milwaukee Ave

Niles, IL 60714
Phone: (847) 298-0700

The Banquet Hall is easily accessible  from I-294 or the Edens Expressway, just North of Dempster.  Plenty of free parking!

​​The Silent Auction:    



Purchase tickets here.  OR  Send a check - see details here.  We invite you to make a donation in support of a successful Benefit, even if you cannot attend.

The Seraj Benefit

​​The Raffle:    


Why we host an annual benefit

  • renew financial support for our Seraj partners 
  • gather the US Seraj community for an evening of good friends, food and fun
  • learn more about Seraj, the Palestinian people and the struggle to end the Occupation​

How you can participate …

  • plan to attend
  • invite friends who would welcome learning about Seraj 
  • contribute an item for the silent auction  
  • volunteer to be a Benefit worker
  • Contact us.  


YOU are invited!   Please join us!

Coming this summer - details on this year's raffle options.

The Silent Auction will provide opportunity to bid on over 100 items in the Silent Auction.   Payment by  check, credit card, or cash.  Do your Christmas shopping early and support the great work of the Seraj Library Project.

Reception & silent auction    3:45 pm
Dinner served                               5:00 pm
Program                                           6:15 pm
Good night                                     7:30 pm

The 2018 Seraj Benefit

       Sunday, October 14, 2018 - Chateau Ritz, Niles

See a Report  & pictures from last year's benefit here.