Recognizing the contributions of outstanding Irish Americans

Nominations closed for Class of 2024
Winners announced in January!

Save the Date

Irish American Hall of Fame Gala

Date:   April 27, 2024

Time:  6:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception
followed by dinner and program

Location:  Irish American Heritage Center
4626 N. Knox Avenue, Chicago

2023 Inductees and Hometown Hero

Arts & Humanities

Mark Howard 

Business & Industry

John Sexton

Public Service

Joanne Hayes-White 


Fr. Thomas Mulcrone 


Dr. Thomas Earl Starzl


John L. Lahey, Ph.D 


Patrick J. “Patsy” Donovan

Hometown Hero

The Walsh Family 

Join us at the 2024 awards gala! 


Crowd Shot 2019 Gala