The contributions from the following underwriting opportunities will be used to cover the various costs associated with delivering this prestigious Going for the Gold Gala event. If you choose to direct your gift toward one of these opportunities, you will be an invited guest of LHSON to host a table at the gala. In addition, your corporate underwriting will be announced in connection with each of the underwriting opportunities in the Gala invitations and printed program and in the LHSON magazine. Gifts given in excess of underwriting costs will be directed toward scholarships at LHSON.

Presenting Gala Underwriter: $150,000
This generous gift would completely pay for the cost of the event and allow all other contributions to go to student scholarships. This underwriter also would be invited guests of Judge and Mrs. Ken Starr at any 2014 Baylor University home football game in the President's Skybox at the new McLane Football Stadium.

Gala Dinner Underwriter: $65,000
This generous gift will cover our fabulous meal at the Omni Dallas Hotel.

Gala Guest Speaker Underwriter: $25,000
This generous gift will secure Mary Lou Retton as our featured speaker.

Gala VIP Reception Underwriter: $10,000
This generous gift will allow us to welcome our VIP guests and have pictures taken with Mary Lou Retton.

Gala Invitations Underwriter: $5,000
This generous gift will cover the printing and mailing of over 6,000 invitations.

Gala Program Underwriter: $5,000
This generous gift will cover the printing of 1,000 programs.

Gala Public Relations Underwriter: $5,000
This generous gift will allow us to advertise the gala in DFW area publications.

Gala Media Underwriter: $5,000
This generous gift will provide for the production elements at the event: lighting, staging and audio/visual support.

All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. You may pay online by credit card at www.baylor.edu/nursing/galasponsor. For more information, contact Janis Kovar at 214-808-9802 or Janis_Kovar@baylor.edu.