Join us at the Hearts of Grace Women’s Luncheon!
Thursday, October 18
11 am – 2 pm
Embassy Suites Naperville

  • Peruse exclusive raffle items and visit with friends
  • Be inspired by award winning author and speaker, Carol Kent
  • Support life transformation in the lives of at-risk women and families in our community
  • Engage in Hearts of Grace children’s ministry initiative Books for Birthdays

Over 400 guests are expected to gather at the Hearts of Grace Women’s Luncheon for a memorable time with friends and supporters, lively music, impressive raffle offerings, and most importantly, updates from current and former program participants. The luncheon will also feature a powerful message from award-winning author and speaker Carol Kent.

Carol and her husband Gene founded the nonprofit Speak Up for Hope with the goal of encouraging inmates and their families, a ministry that started when their only child was sentenced to life imprisonment. Her compelling story of finding hope in the midst of challenging circumstances is sure to encourage and inspire. Visit to learn more.

Want to help us expand the Hearts of Grace network? Invite friends to join you for this important event! Contact Michelle Kelley, event coordinator, to reserve your table: 630.682.1910 or