*Sponsorships correspond to the levels indicated below. Donations will be directed toward scholarships at Baylor’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing, and recognition will be customized to best suit each corporate sponsor.
Golden Star Benefactor: $250,000
Special customized recognition
Golden Grand Gala Hosts: $100,000
Two tables for 10 each with the best seats in the house • Host a special guest at your table • Premier acknowledgement on invitation and gala program • Post-event press release will acknowledge Grand Gala Hosts • Full-page feature in the Baylor LHSON magazine • Personal VIP introduction during the Gala • Personal VIP introduction during the Gala • Billboard recognition • 20 tickets to the VIP reception and photos with keynote speaker • Complimentary valet parking
Golden Benefactor: $50,000
One table for 10 in a prime location • Host two honored guests at your table • Naming opportunity in LHSON new building or named endowed scholarship • Special acknowledgement in invitations and gala program • Post-event press release acknowledgment • One half-page feature in the Baylor LHSON magazine • Personal VIP introduction during the Gala • 10 tickets to the VIP reception and photo with keynote speaker • Complimentary valet parking
Golden Patron: $25,000
One table for 10 in an outstanding location • Host one special guest at your table • Acknowledgment in invitations and gala program • Acknowledgment in the Baylor LHSON magazine • Six tickets to the VIP reception and photo with keynote speaker • Complimentary valet parking
Golden Sponsor: $10,000
One table for 10 in a good location • Acknowledgement in invitation and gala program • Acknowledgment in the Baylor LHSON magazine • four tickets to the VIP reception and photo with keynote speaker • Complimentary valet parking
Golden Friend: $5,000
One table of 10 at the dinner, priority seating • Contribution to an LHSON endowed scholarship fund • Acknowledgement in invitation and gala program • Two tickets to VIP reception and photo with VIP guests • Complimentary valet parking
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 as a gift to LHSON.
Presenting Gala Underwriter: $150,000
This generous gift will pay for the cost of the event and will receive special customized recognition. The underwriter also would be invited guests of Judge and Mrs. Ken Starr at one 2016 Baylor University home football game in the President’s Suite at McLane Stadium.
Gala Dinner Underwriter: $65,000
This generous gift will cover our fabulous meal at the Renaissance Dallas Hotel.
Gala Guest Speaker Underwriter: $25,000
This gift will secure our guest speaker and emcee for the evening.
Gala VIP Reception Underwriter: $10,000
This generous gift will allow us to welcome our VIP guests and have pictures taken with Terrance Williams, Noah Galloway and Pete Delkus.
Gala Media Underwriter: $6,000
This generous gift will provide for the production elements at the event: lighting, staging and audio/visual support.
Gala Invitations Underwriter: $5,000
This 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.
All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. To pursue one of the aforementioned underwriting opportunities, please click HERE.
Or, for more information, contact Janis Kovar at 214-808-9802 or Janis_Kovar@baylor.edu.