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2022 UNCF “A Mind Is…”® Smooth Jazz Concert Gala – Richmond

The UNCF Richmond “A Mind Is…”® Smooth Jazz Concert Gala, featuring smooth jazz guitarist Tim Bowman, 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.

Jefferson Hotel

​THE JEFFERSON HOTEL

101 W. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23220

 

COVID DISCLAIMER FROM VENUE:
Upon arrival, you will be invited to self-park. Valet parking is suspended until further notice. In accordance with the latest CDC guidelines, guests that are not yet fully vaccinated should continue to wear a face covering and social distance. Guests that are fully vaccinated are recommended to wear a face covering in public indoor spaces in areas where there are substantial to high rates of transmission.

DIAMOND SPONSOR $20,000.00

  • Two Reserved Tables of Ten (10) Premium Seats
  • Program named in honor of your company: (Presented By:)
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event host and honorees
  • One (1) sixty-second PSA 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 •
  • 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 Seats
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event host and honorees
  • One (1) thirty-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
  • 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

  • One Reserved Table of Ten (10) Premium Seats
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event host 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)

  • One Reserved Table of Ten (10)
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event host 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) $2,000

  • One Reserved Table of Ten (10)
  • Photo opportunities with entertainers, event host and honorees
  • Recognition as a UNCF partner or sponsor logo in program

GENERAL SPONSOR $1,000

  • Four (4) premium seat tickets at same table (if available)
  • Listing as a General Sponsor in program

VIP REGISTRATION PACKAGE $175.00

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

INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATION $125.00