Action Banquet

Keynote Speaker: Cal Thomas

Cal Thomas is one of the most popular syndicated columnists in the country, appearing in hundreds of newspapers. He is also a veteran of TV and radio news. For 19 years he worked for the Fox News channel and before that with NBC News and KPRC-TV in Houston. He began his journalism career at the age of sixteen. 2019 marked the thirty-fifth anniversary of his column

Molly Malone Rumley

Molly joined the team at Illinois Right to Life Action in 2018 after graduating from Moody Bible Institute. Before graduation, Molly served as the president of Zoe Moody’s student pro-life group.
Molly has spent the last five years lobbying on behalf of Illinois Right to Life Action and was promoted to Assistant Legislative Chairman from Legislative Assistant in 2021. Additionally, she is on the board of Illinois Citizens for Life, PAC, one of Illinois’ oldest pro-life political action committees. Molly has been interviewed on the radio and in print regarding pending anti-life legislation and, in 2021, she testified in committees against anti-life legislation including the repeal of the Parental Notification of Abortion Act. Molly has also had the opportunity to conduct educational sessions for high school students regarding the importance of pro-life legislation.


Friday, October 14th, 2022

VIP Cocktail Hour: 6-7pm

Cocktail Hour: 6-7pm

Dinner: 7pm


The Carlisle

435 Butterfield Rd., Lombard, IL 60148


VIP: $125

Individual: $90

Table of 10: $900

Student/Clergy: $60


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Priest: Fr. Andrew Wawrzyn

Fr. Andrew was ordained in 2010 for the Archdiocese of Chicago. Prior to his ordination to the Archdiocese he was a member of the Jesuit order for 13 years. He attended Marquete University for undergraduate studies graduating in 1994. He obtained one degree in philosophy and two degrees in theology while a Jesuit. He earned an STL degree in theology from Mundelein Seminary in 2011. During the years he has been in ministry he has taught high school, directed retreats, offered spiritual direction, and served parishes. The parishes he has served in the Archdiocese of Chicago are St. Peter in Skoki, St. Alphonsus in Chicago, and Our Lady of the Woods in Orland Park. He currently serves as chaplain and director for the University of Chicago Newman Center, Cavert House

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