The St. Therese Chinese Catholic School's Chinese New Year benefit dinner takes place at Furama, 2828 S. Wentworth Ave. The evening includes a reception, dinner, program and dancing.

Organizers say proceeds will fund "scholarships, cultural programs, and our state-of-the-art technology initiatives, helping us continue to provide the best education possible for our students."

Tickets range in price for $45 for a kids ticket to a $6,000 "Blue Ribbon" table for 10.