2017 Florida Memorial University/Miami UNCF Masked Ball

The 2nd annual Florida Memorial University Miami UNCF 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 a diverse group of corporate sponsors and local businesses, the ball 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. The second annual Florida Memorial University UNCF Masked Ball benefits scholarships for students attending Florida Memorial University, South Florida's only HBCU.

Corporations and community groups are invited to support the fundraising event with the purchase of sponsor packages ranging from $5,000-$50,000. Sponsor package benefits include sponsor tables for your guests and recognition at the event and in related advertising and promotional materials. Individual tickets are available for $300.

STRICTLY FORMAL ATTIRE

  • Ladies: Long Gown and Mask
  • Gentlemen: Black-Tie and Mask
Event Chair and Host Committee
Masked Award Honoree
Entertainment
Agenda
7:00 p.m.

VIP Masked Gathering; Pre-Ball General Reception

8:00 p.m.

Red Carpet Parade of Dignitaries; Elegant Dining; Parade of Masks; Dancing

Hotel and Accomodations
Miami Hyatt Regency

Miami Hyatt Regency

Visit the Hyatt Regency Miami website for details about the venue.

For reservations, please call the Hyatt Regency Miami at 888.421.1442 or book online and ask for the “UNCF Masked Ball” rate.

March 31, 2017: $99 + 13 percent tax per room per night

Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here to download the sponsorship package

Marquis Sponsor Level: $50,000

  • Estate table for 16 guests in the Royal Court
  • Preferred seating in the Royal Court
  • Program segment named in honor of your company
  • Tickets for 16 guests to attend VIP award gathering
  • Prominent brand placement in pre-function area
  • Brand recognition in select print and electronic media
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as a vice chair or event host
  • Option to have a celebrity guest or award honoree seated at your table
  • Pre-event red carpet photo with the mayor, UNCF president and CEO and celebrity guest(s)
  • Event souvenir photos
  • Logo displayed on solo screen as part of sponsor video presentation
  • Red carpet participation of designated representatives in the “Parade of Stars and Dignitaries”

Royal Court Sponsor Level: $25,000

Presenting Sponsor

  • Estate table for 14 guests in the Royal Court
  • Preferred seating in the Royal Court
  • Tickets for 14 guests to the VIP award gathering
  • Prominent brand placement in pre-function area
  • Brand recognition in select print and electronic media
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as vice chair on event host committee
  • Pre-event red carpet photo with the mayor, UNCF president and CEO and celebrity guests(s)
  • Event souvenir photos
  • Logo displayed on a shared screen as part of sponsor video presentation
  • Red carpet participation of designated representative in the “Parade of Stars and Dignitaries”

Masked Court Sponsor Level: $10,000

Co-Sponsor

  • One reserved table for 10 guests in the Masked Court
  • Preferred seating in the Masked Court
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as a vice chair on event host committee
  • Red carpet photo opportunity
  • Company name listed as part of sponsor video presentation and listing in souvenir program

The Court Sponsor Level: $5,000

(Limited availability)

  • One reserved table for eight guests in the main ballroom
  • Opportunity for company representative to serve as a vice chair on event host committee
  • Company listing in souvenir program

 

For more information, please call 954.527.3315. Deadline: March 17, 2017

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Information for Participants

STRICTLY FORMAL ATTIRE

Ladies: Long Gown and Mask
Gentlemen: Black-Tie and Mask