Gala Sponsorship Opportunities

Equality & Justice: Joining The Call To Action

NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
Friday, June 27, 2014
8:00–11:30 p.m.
Honoring The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.

As we mark the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, you are invited to a celebratory evening to support NELA’s initiatives to advance equality and justice in the American workplace, including our Amicus, Judicial Nominations, and Legislative & Public Policy Programs. As a sponsor, you will join NELA’s call to action in our nation’s capital and courtrooms.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Benefactor: $10,000 and above

  • Mine Eyes Have Seen: Bearing Witness to the Struggle for Civil Rights, By Bob Adelman (Photographs) and Charles Johnson (Essays), Life Great Photographers Series (2007)
  • An Idea Whose Time Has Come: Two Presidents, Two Parties, and the Battle for the Civil Rights Act of 1964, By Todd S. Purdum (April 2014)
  • 10 tickets and reserved premium seating at NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
  • Full-page ad and Benefactor Listing in the Commemorative Gala Fundraiser Program
  • Full-page ad in the 2014 Annual Convention Program Guide (Value $550)
  • Benefactor Listing in the Gala Invitation, NELA’s e-weekly newsletter, and on the Gala Fundraiser Sponsorship Board at the 2014 Annual Convention

Founder’s Circle: $5,000

  • An Idea Whose Time Has Come: Two Presidents, Two Parties, and the Battle for the Civil Rights Act of 1964, By Todd S. Purdum (April 2014)
  • 10 tickets and reserved premium seating at NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
  • Full-page ad and Founder’s Circle Listing in the Commemorative Gala Fundraiser Program
  • Full-page ad in the 2014 Annual Convention Program Guide (Value $550)
  • Founder’s Circle Listing in the Gala Invitation, NELA’s e-weekly newsletter, and on the Gala Fundraiser Sponsorship Board at the 2014 Annual Convention

President’s Cabinet: $2,500

  • 10 tickets and reserved premium seating at NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
  • Full-page ad and President’s Cabinet Listing in the Commemorative Gala Fundraiser Program
  • Half-page ad in the 2014 Annual Convention Program Guide (Value $375)
  • President’s Cabinet Listing in the Gala Invitation, NELA’s e-weekly newsletter, and on the Gala Fundraiser Sponsorship Board at the 2014 Annual Convention

Advocate: $1,000

  • 5 tickets (unreserved seating) at NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
  • Half-page ad and Advocate Listing in the Commemorative Gala Fundraiser Program
  • Quarter-page ad in the 2014 Annual Convention Program Guide (Value $225)
  • Advocate Listing in the Gala Invitation, NELA’s e-weekly newsletter, and on the Gala Fundraiser Sponsorship Board at the 2014 Annual Convention

Partner: $500

  • 3 tickets (unreserved seating) at NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
  • Quarter-page ad and Partner Listing in the Commemorative Gala Fundraiser Program
  • Partner Listing in the Gala Invitation, NELA’s e-weekly newsletter, and on the Gala Fundraiser Sponsorship Board at the 2014 Annual Convention

Supporter: $250

  • 2 tickets (unreserved seating) at NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
  • Eighth-page ad and Supporter Listing in the Commemorative Gala Fundraiser Program
  • Supporter Listing in the Gala Invitation, NELA’s e-weekly newsletter, and on the Gala Fundraiser Sponsorship Board at the 2014 Annual Convention

Friend: $100

  • 1 ticket (unreserved seating) at NELA’s 2014 Gala Fundraiser
  • Friend Listing in the Commemorative Gala Fundraiser Program
  • Friend Listing in the Gala Invitation, NELA’s e-weekly newsletter, and on the Gala Fundraiser Sponsorship Board at the 2014 Annual Convention

Your support is tax-deductible as a business expense (advertising). In order to be included in the invitation and all promotional communications, we must receive your pledge form no later than Friday, April 25, 2014. Sponsorship of the Annual Gala does not include tickets to the Annual Dinner. For more information, please contact Leah A. Hofkin, Director of Development (Tel: (415) 296-7629; Email: lhofkin@employeerightsadvocacy.org).