2018 “A Mind Is…” Gala - Chicago

The 18th annual Chicago UNCF "A Mind Is..." Gala is one of Chicago's signature fundraising galas and premier social events of the year. Supported by a diverse group of corporate sponsors and individuals, it involves celebrities, dignitaries, civic leaders, volunteers, public officials, alumni and others who support UNCF's mission of investing in America's future by getting students to and through college.

Presented by UNCF Chicago.


Formal Attire: White, with a touch of gold!

Individual tickets are $600

Honorary Chairs
"A Mind Is…" Honorees
Entertainment
Sponsorship Levels

Click here to download your sponsorship packet


"A MIND IS..." PRESENTING SPONSOR:  $100,000

  • Company CEO or designee listed as “A Mind Is...” Gala chairman on event collateral and press materials
  • Full-screen premium digital advertisement in event presentation
  • Gala chairman provides remarks during program
  • Two premium tables (12 guests at each table)
  • Company logo on all Gala materials
  • Company logo presentation during the Gala
  • CEO and company acknowledgement during dinner program
  • Event photo opportunities with UNCF president and CEO and honorees
  • Company logo on UNCF website – Chicago special events page

CHANCELLOR SPONSOR:  $50,000

  • Company logo listed as “A Mind Is...” Gala chancellor sponsor on event collateral and press materials
  • Full-screen premium digital advertisement in event presentation
  • One premium table (12 guests)
  • Company logo presentation during the Gala
  • CEO and company acknowledgement during dinner program
  • Company logo on UNCF website – Chicago special events page

PRESIDENT SPONSOR:  $25,000

  • Company logo listed as “A Mind Is...” Gala president sponsor on event collateral and press materials
  • One reserved table (10 guests)
  • Full-screen digital advertisement in event presentation
  • Company logo presentation during the Gala
  • Company mentioned on UNCF website – Chicago special events page

TRUSTEE SPONSOR: $15,000

  • Company listed as trustee sponsor in event presentation
  • One reserved table (10 guests)
  • Half-screen digital advertisement in event presentation

PROFESSOR SPONSOR: $10,000

  • One reserved table (10 guests)
  • Quarter-screen digital advertisement in event presentation