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2021 UNCF “A Mind Is…”® Smooth Jazz Concert Gala – Richmond

The UNCF Richmond “A Mind Is…”® Smooth Jazz Concert Gala featuring Nick Colionne, and special guest, Jazmin Ghent is a premier fundraising gala and a major social event that raises public awareness and large corporate and individual donations to support deserving students through UNCF. Hosted by a diverse group of corporate sponsors and local businesses, it involves celebrities, dignitaries, civic leaders, volunteers, public officials, alumni and others who support UNCF’s mission of investing in better futures for us all by getting students to and through college.

 

​The Jefferson Hotel

​The Jefferson Hotel

101 W. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA, 23220

The 2021 UNCF Richmond “A Mind Is…” Smooth Jazz Concert Gala will be a live event held at the Jefferson Hotel, Richmond, Virginia. The Jefferson Hotel has long been known and recognized for their commitment to outstanding service and the highest standards in their industry, including cleanliness, safety and training.

Upon arrival, you will be invited to self-park. Valet parking is suspended until further notice. In accordance with the latest CDC guidelines, guests and team members that are fully vaccinated are no longer required to wear a face covering but may choose to do so. Guests that are not yet fully vaccinated should continue to wear a face covering and social distance.

The entire Jefferson Hotel team and UNCF Staff and Hosts will be ready to assist you with questions during your stay. Changes to services and procedures may be necessary without prior notice in order to respond to the most Virginia executive orders and the findings of the Center for Disease Control, the World Health Organization, and other agencies.

DIAMOND SPONSOR $20,000.00

  • Twenty (20) premium seat tickets
  • Program named in honor of your company: (Presented By:)
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event host and honorees
  • Two (2) sixty-second PSAs shown during event
  • Brand recognition in select print and electronic media
  • Prominent brand placement in pre-function area and event signage
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as “A Mind Is…”® Smooth Jazz Concert Gala chairperson
  • Event souvenir photo
  • Company logo displayed on sponsor video loop
  • Full-screen ad on sponsor video presentation
  • Local media interview opportunities

RUBY SPONSOR $10,000.00

  • Ten (10) premium seat tickets
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event hosts and honorees
  • One (1) sixty-second PSAs shown during event
  • Brand recognition in select print and electronic media
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as “A Mind Is…”® Smooth Jazz Concert Gala co-chairperson
  • Sponsor logo inclusion on event signage
  • Event souvenir photo
  • Company logo displayed on a shared screen as part of the sponsor video presentation
  • Sponsor logo listed in event program

EMERALD SPONSOR $5,000.00

  • Eight (8) premium seat tickets
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event hosts and honorees
  • Brand recognition in select print and electronic media
  • Sponsor logo inclusion on event signage
  • Company logo displayed on a shared screen as part of the sponsor video presentation
  • Sponsor logo listed in event program

SAPPHIRE SPONSOR $3,000.00

(PACKAGE SPECIFICALLY FOR COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES AND EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS)

  • Six (6) premium seat tickets
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event hosts and honorees
  • University logo inclusion on event signage
  • University logo displayed on a shared screen as part of the sponsor video presentation
  • University logo listed in event program

UNCF PARTNER (Must be purchased as a package) $1,500.00

  • Four (4) premium seat tickets
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event hosts and honoree
  • Recognition as a UNCF partner or sponsor logo in program

VIP REGISTRATION PACKAGE $175.00

  • One (1) premium seat ticket
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event hosts, and honorees

INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATION $125.00