UNCF 70th Anniversary "A Mind Is..." Gala

Thursday, March 06, 2014
Go to the UNCF New York Area Office for more details.
About This Event:
Changing the face of education for 70 years and honoring those who have helped blaze the path to giving all Americans the education they need and that the nation needs them to have. This annual celebration raises funds to help UNCF send more young people to college and brings together over 1,000 friends and supporters of UNCF, including board members, college presidents, corporate partners, students and alumni.

This year's honorees are:

Lifetime Achievement Award
Ambassador Andrew J. Young

President's Award
McDonald's Corporation / National Black McDonald's Operators Association
General Motors Company / United Automobile Workers

In addition, Tamron Hall; Correspondent, NBC's Today, and Host of NewsNation with Tamron Hall; will be our emcee for the evening.

Gala Co-Chairs:
Bertrand Camus, Chief Executive Officer, Suez Environnement and United Water
Michael Norris, Chief Operating Officer and Market President, Sodexo North America


Reception - 6:00 PM
Dinner - 7:00 PM
Attire for the evening is black tie.


Contact Information

To purchase tables or tickets --
212-820-0140.


Sponsorship Information

$100,000 Chairman's Circle Sponsor
*Ticket package inclusive of the private pre-dinner reception, the general pre-reception and a premiere table for 10 guests in the chairman's circle
*Two full-page four-color advertisements and chairman's circle listing in the souvenir program book
Co-sponsorship of the general reception or dessert reception including strategic brand integration and the opportunity to present a co-branded gift item
*Corporate recognition throughout the dinner
*Recognition at UNCF.org highlighting your support and impact on education with a hyperlink to your company's community relations Web site
*Special recognition in the UNCF annual report
*Exclusive commemorative artwork by world renowned artist

$70,000 Platinum Sponsor
*Ticket package inclusive of the private pre-dinner reception, the general pre-reception and a priority table for 10 guests
*Full-page four-color advertisement and platinum sponsor listing in the souvenir program book
*Co-sponsorship of the general reception or dessert reception including strategic brand integration and the opportunity to present a co-branded gift item
*Corporate recognition throughout the dinner
*Exclusive commemorative artwork by world renowned artist

$50,000 Gold Sponsor
*Ticket package inclusive of the private pre-dinner reception, the general pre-reception and a prime table for 10 guests
*Full-page four-color advertisement and gold sponsor listing in the souvenir program book
*Corporate recognition throughout the dinner

$25,000 Silver Sponsor
*Ticket package inclusive of two tickets to the private pre-dinner reception, the general pre-reception and a choice table for 10 guests
*Full-page four-color advertisement and silver sponsor listing in the souvenir program book
*Corporate recognition throughout the dinner

$10,000 Bronze Sponsor
*Ticket package inclusive of the general pre-reception and a table for 10 guests

$1,000 Individual Tickets

Souvenir Program Book Ad Specifications:
Book Dimension: 7" x 11" printing in full color.
*Full-Page Color Bleed Ad: 7.25"w x 11.25"h (Includes .125" bleed)
*Full-Page Color Non-Bleed Ad: 6.5"w x 10.5"h
*Half-Page Color Ad: 6.5"w x 5.125"h

File Format: Press-quality PDF to size with embedded fonts.

Ads must be received by Friday, February 21, 2014.
Hilton New York in New York, New York  will be the location of this event.

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