2019 UNCF/DIAC MLK Birthday Celebration - Detroit | UNCF

2019 UNCF/DIAC MLK Birthday Celebration – Detroit

On Saturday, January 19, 2019, the UNCF Detroit office and the Detroit Inter-Alumni Council (DIAC) will once again commemorate one of HBCU’s most famous alumni, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Morehouse College, 1948). The 27th Annual MLK Birthday Celebration Brunch will be held at the Whittier in Detroit. The hard hitting, inspiring, intelligent, honest, and direct, Ed Gordon, Emmy award-winning broadcaster, will be the keynote speaker.

Individual tickets are $75.

Keynote Speaker
Venue
The Whittier

The Whittier

Visit the venue website for directions and details.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Download the sponsorship package here

“I Have a Dream” – $17,500

  • Reserved prime seating for 30 guests [3 tables]
  • Bring greetings from the podium
  • Sponsor recognition in pre-event advertisement
  • Corporate name & logo on the program
  • Ability to distribute marketing samples/gifts at each table
  • Sponsorship recognition at the brunch
  • Recognition on the local UNCF website

“Let Freedom Ring” – $12,750

  • Reserved prime seating for 20 guests [two tables]
  • Corporate name & logo on the program*
  • Ability to distribute marketing samples/gifts at each table
  • Sponsorship recognition at the brunch
  • Recognition on the UNCF event website page

“Drum Major for Justice” – $7,500

  • Reserved seating for 15 guests [one & one-half tables]
  •  Sponsorship recognition at the brunch
  • Ability to distribute marketing samples/gifts at each table
  • Recognition on the UNCF event website page

“We Shall Overcome” – $2,750

  • Reserved seating for 10 guests [one table]
  • Sponsorship recognition at the brunch
  • Recognition on the UNCF event website page

“Torchbearer” – $ 1,750

  • Reserved seating for 5 guests
  • Recognition on the UNCF event website page

Individual Tickets – $75