2019 “A Mind Is…” Gala - Seattle | UNCF

2019 “A Mind Is…” Gala – Seattle

The mission of the 13th anniversary UNCF “A Mind Is…” Gala, presented by Alaska Airlines, is to recognize the corporations, foundations and individuals in the Pacific Northwest who have made a commitment to support minority education. The event spotlights students, donors, and UNCF member schools.

The evening will feature:

  • Dr. Frederick D. Patterson Awards
  • Recognition of the Corporation of the Year, Jordan Brand – A Division of Nike, Inc.
  • Recognition of Individual of the Year
  • UNCF Portfolio Project Scholarship Presentation
  • Dessert Frenzy, featuring locally owned dessert catering company, Dianne’s Delights.

The evening will also include dinner, silent/live auctions, and live entertainment.

Cocktail or formal attire, please.

  • For tickets purchased after February 10, 2019, meals will be based upon availability.
  • Ticket purchases will be available at the door. Seating will be based on availability.
  • Valet Parking is priced at $10. Self Parking is complimentary.

Presented by UNCF Seattle.

Keynote Speaker
Dr. Frederick D. Patterson Awards
Entertainment
Hotel and Discount Information
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington

Hyatt Regency Lake Washington

UNCF Seattle is pleased to offer a discounted room rate for attendees. Click here to book your accommodations.
Group Dates: *You can also choose your desired stay dates within this timeframe*

  • Sat, Feb 16, 2019 – Sun, Feb 17, 2019

Group Code

  • G-UNCE

Guests have until February 11, 2019 to book rooms.

Valet parking is priced at $10. Self parking is complimentary.

Visit the venue website for directions and information.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Gold Level- 75th Anniversary Presenting Sponsor | $25,000, $50,000, $100,000

  • Assisting 6-22 student’s full tuition for one semester.
  • Premiere seating- 2 reserved tables (20 guests) with four bottles of wine
  • Pre-event reception
  • Logo placement on gobo (exterior of building)
  • Prime logo placement on all collateral materials including UNCF national website and event website
  • Prime logo placement on event photo booth pictures
  • Prime logo placement on screens during event
  • Speaking and/award presenter opportunity
  • Press release recognition
  • Corporate listing in UNCF annual report as event sponsor

Silver Level | $11,000-$24,000

  • Assisting 5 students with full tuition for one semester.
  • Premiere seating- Reserved table (10 guests) with 2 bottles of wine
  • Pre-event reception
  • Sponsorship listing in program and event presentation
  • Prime logo recognition on all collateral materials including UNCF national website and event website.
  • Prime logo placement on event photo booth pictures
  • Logo placement on screens during event
  • Corporate listing in UNCF annual report as event sponsor

 

Bronze Level | $6,000-$10,000

  • Assisting 3 students with room and board for one semester
  • Premiere Seating- Reserved table (10 guests)
  • Pre-event reception
  • Sponsorship listing in program and event presentation
  • Prime logo recognition on all collateral materials including UNCF National website and event website
  • Corporate listing in UNCF annual report as event sponsor

Table Sponsor | $3,000-$5,000

  • Assisting 3 students with purchase of books for 1 year
  • Reserved table (8 guests)
  • Pre-event reception
  • Logo recognition on UNCF national website and event website
  • Sponsorship listing in program journal
  • Logo placement on screens during event