Gala Agenda

Friday, November 12, 2021

6:30 PM – Registration Opens (1st-floor lobby)

6:30 PM – Book Signing & Cocktail Hour (3rd-floor lobby)

7:30 PM – Program Begins (3rd-floor ballroom)

9:30 PM – Program Ends

Dress Code: Broadway Best

Sponsorship Tables & Tickets

Broadway Sponsor ($50,000) (one available) SOLD

  • Recognition as the Official Publishing Contest Sponsor on all marketing material, invitation, program, and website
  • Two head tables for ten & a speaking opportunity during the event
  • Company logo/full name appears on-screen throughout the main event
  • 5 social media posts recognizing sponsorship
  • Acknowledgment in anthology
  • Each guest will receive one copy of the I Write Short Stories By Kids For Kids Vol. 12 Anthology
  • Two bottles of wine at each table

Spotlight Sponsor ($25,000) (one available)

  • Two front row tables for ten
  • Recognition on all marketing material, invitation, program, and website
  • Company logo/full name appears on-screen throughout the main event
  • 3 social media posts recognizing sponsorship
  • Each guest will receive one copy of the I Write Short Stories By Kids For Kids Vol. 12 Anthology
  • Two bottles of wine at each table

Playbill Sponsor ($10,000) (limited availability)

  • Front row table for ten
  • Recognition on all marketing material, invitation, program, and website
  • Company logo/full name prominently displayed on event signage
  • Each guest will receive one copy of the I Write Short Stories By Kids For Kids Vol. 12 Anthology
  • Two bottles of wine at the table

Onstage Sponsor ($5,000) (limited availability)

  • Premier table for ten
  • Recognition on all marketing material, invitation, program, and website
  • Company logo/full name placement on donor board & registration page
  • Each guest will receive one copy of the I Write Short Stories By Kids For Kids Vol. 12 Anthology
  • Two bottles of wine at the table

Box Office Sponsor ($2,500)

  • Deluxe table for ten
  • Recognition on all marketing material, invitation, program, and website
  • Company logo/full name placement on donor board & registration page
  • Each guest will receive one copy of the I Write Short Stories By Kids For Kids Vol. 12 Anthology
  • Two bottles of wine at the table

Curtain Call Sponsor ($1,000)

  • Preferred seating for two
  • Recognition on all marketing material, invitation, program, and website
  • Guests will receive one copy of the I Write Short Stories By Kids For Kids Vol. 12 Anthology

Host Committee Ticket ($250)

  • Preferred seating for one
  • Recognition on all marketing material, invitation, program, and website
  • Guest will receive one copy of the I Write Short Stories By Kids For Kids Vol. 12 Anthology

Individual Ticket ($200)

  • Seating for one
  • Dinner included

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Broadway Sponsor

Official Publishing Contest Sponsor

Playbill Sponsor

Mary & Jack Balagia

Elaine Balagia Croucher & Brant Croucher

Stephanie Tsuru

Onstage Sponsor

Airtool Equipment Rental

Kristen Latta & David Endelman

Melissa & Matt Murphy

Box Office Sponsor

Elaine Acker

Maggie & William Austin

Sarah & Sam Austin

Mae Furguson & Matt Graves

Iris Horton

Amy & PJ Lampi

Rhea Latta

Arielle Lawson

Cheryl Murphy

Debbie Pakzaban

Patricia Pratt

Skyline Rotary

Amir Roohi

Wendy Tilford

Curtain Call Sponsor

Susan & Tom Forestier

Kelly & Clive Hess

Megan Hotze Editorial

T.L.L. Temple Foundation

Host Committee

Lauren Croucher

Disney & Max Harris

Ana-Maria Nicolae

Laurie Orman

Jessica Ramsey

Claire & Adam Schoen

Amanda & Rodney Thorin

Student Sponsors

The Dalkys Foundation

Gulf Coast Entertainment

Mary & Temple Webber

Ray Chilton

Laurie & Doug Venderploeg

Dodi & Mark Willingham