2018 Masked Ball - Columbus, GA

 

The annual Columbus UNCF Mayor's Masked Ball is a premier fundraising gala and a major social event, focusing on raising public awareness and large corporate and individual donations to support deserving students through UNCF. Hosted by the Mayor and a diverse group of corporate sponsors and local businesses, it involves celebrities, dignitaries, civic leaders, volunteers, public officials, alumni and others who support UNCF's mission of investing in better futures for us all by getting students to and through college. Presented by UNCF Atlanta.

Featuring:

  • VIP Reception Red Carpet Photo Ops
  • VIP Masked Reception
  • Elegant Dining
  • Masked Awards
  • Inaugural Christine Barksdale Dawson
  • Volunteer Award

Dancing and Live Entertainment

 Individual tickets are available for $150 and sponsorship opportunities are available.

Formal attire and masks, please.

Host Committee
Venue
Columbus Georgia Convention and Trade Center

Columbus Georgia Convention and Trade Center

Visit the venue website for directions and information.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are available. Download the sponsorship package here.‚Äč

MARQUIS SPONSOR $50,000

  • One reserved estate table for 16 guests in the Mayor’s Royal Court
  • Tickets for 16 guests to the VIP sponsor reception
  • Pre-event red carpet photo opportunities with the host mayor
  • Red carpet participation of designated company representative in the “Parade of Dignitaries and Dividends”
  • Brand recognition as Marquis Sponsor in all event marketing (Print and Electronic Media)
  • Prominent brand placement in pre-function area
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as a UNCF Mayor’s Masked Ball Chairperson
  • Event souvenir photos
  • Company logo displayed on sponsor video welcome page
  • Full-screen ad on sponsor video presentation
  • Local media interview opportunities

MAYOR’S ROYAL COURT $25,000

  • One reserved estate table for 14 guests in the Mayor’s Royal Court
  • Tickets for 14 guests to the VIP sponsor reception
  • Pre-event red carpet photo opportunities with the host mayor
  • Red carpet participation of designated representative in the “Parade of Dignitaries and Dividends”
  • Brand recognition in select print and electronic media
  • Prominent brand placement in pre-function area
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as a vice chair on event host committee
  • Event souvenir photos
  • Logo displayed on a shared screen as part of sponsor video presentation
  • Full-screen ad on sponsor video presentation

MAYOR’S MASKED COURT $12,500

  • One reserved table for 10 guests in the Mayor’s Masked Court
  • Tickets for 10 guests to the sponsor reception
  • Pre-event red carpet photo opportunities
  • Recognition in select print and electronic media
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as a vice chair on event host committee
  • Company logo printed in event program

THE MAYOR’S COURT $5,000

  • One reserved table for 10 guests in the Mayor’s Court
  • Tickets for four guests to the VIP sponsor reception
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as a vice chair on event host committee
  • Company name listed on table and in event program

FRIENDS OF UNCF $2,500

  • One reserved table for 10 guests
  • Tickets for two guests to the VIP sponsor reception
  • Company name listed on table and in event program

TABLE SPONSOR $1,500

Available for small businesses only 

  • One reserved table for 10 guests
  • Company name listed on table and in event program

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS $150