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TexProtects: The Texas Association for the Protection of Children

2017 TexProtects Awards Gala

Alliance Data

Thanks to Alliance Data - our Presenting Sponsor for the fourth year in a row!

Honorary Event Chairs: Sally and Forrest Hoglund

Event Chairs: Whitney and Rob Strauss

Honoring:

  • Children’s Champion Awardee: Texas State Representative John M. Zerwas
  • Children’s Hero Awardee: Susan Etheridge, Executive Director, CASA of Collin County and former CPS Program Administrator, in honor of all current and former CPS caseworkers.

Where: Union Station, 400 South Houston Street, Dallas, Texas 75202

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Reception: 6:00 pm-7:30pm
Dinner/Awards/Speaker/Auction: 7:30pm-9:30pm
(time subject to change)

Underwriting Levels:

$75,000 Presenting Sponsor - SOLD

$50,000 Children’s Angel

  • Two tables (20 seats) with high priority seating
  • Ten (10) tickets to the VIP Private Reception prior to the event
  • Ten (10) tickets to the Patron Party
  • Opportunity to provide the Welcoming Remarks at the VIP Reception
  • Recognition on event-related materials including invitations, marketing materials, press release, and at the event
  • Celebrity-style limousine service to and from the event (seats 8-10)
  • Year-long recognition on the TexProtects Website and Annual Report

$25,000 Children’s Champion

  • Two tables (20 seats) with high priority seating
  • Ten (10) tickets to the VIP Private Reception prior to the event
  • Ten (10) tickets to the Patron Party
  • Six (6) tickets to the VIP Private Reception prior to the event
  • Recognition on event-related materials including invitations, marketing materials, press release, and at the event
  • Year-long recognition on the TexProtects Website and Annual Report

$10,000 Children’s Protector

  • One table (10 seats) with priority seating
  • Four (4) tickets to the VIP Private Reception prior to the event
  • Four (4) tickets to the Patron Party
  • Recognition on event-related materials including invitations, marketing materials, press release, and at the event
  • Year-long recognition on the TexProtects Website and Annual Report

$5,000 Children’s Defender

  • One table (10 seats) with preferred seating
  • Two (2) tickets to the VIP Private Reception prior to the event
  • Two (2) tickets to the Patron Party
  • Recognition on event-related materials including invitations, marketing materials, press release, and at the event
  • Year-long recognition on the TexProtects Website and Annual Report

$2,500 Children’s Advocate

  • One table (10 seats) with preferred seating
  • Two (2) tickets to the Patron Party
  • Recognition on event-related materials including invitations, marketing materials, press release, and at the event
  • Year-long recognition on the TexProtects Website and Annual Report

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities
Sponsors receive underwriting benefits and additional marketing benefits including logo inclusion on various materials and special recognition specific to their sponsorship. Custom packages available. For more information, please contact Megan Harrison at megan@texprotects.org.

  • VIP Cocktail Reception Sponsor – $50,000
  • Cocktail Reception Sponsor – $25,000
  • Patron Party Sponsor – $10,000
  • Children’s Art Sponsor – $10,000
  • Décor Sponsor – $5,000
  • Printing Sponsor – $5,000
  • Photography and Media Sponsor – $2,500
  • Valet Sponsor – $2,500

Individual Tickets: $250 each

Event and Underwriting Contacts:

Megan Harrison, Vice President of Development: megan@texprotects.org;
469-399-6900
Shanler Hoover, Outreach and Development Associate: shanler@texprotects.org; 469-399-6900
Kristine Schwope, Event Planner: kristine@texprotects.org; 214-734-2281

Event Committee:

Rebel Calhoun
Anne Crews
Maurine Dickey
Gay Donnell
Cathy Estrada
Kathleen Fletcher
Laura Gardiner
Jane Gilday
Pat Harloe
Susan Hoff
Kaki Hopkins
Margaret Keliher
Jenny Koziel
Loren Koziel
Mary and Eric Laub
Cindy Lefferts
Sarah Losinger
Ann Margolin
Bess Masterson Mattei
Michael McCabe
Madeline McClure
Janet Pozmantier
Mandy S. Price, Esq.
Tegwin Pulley
Annette Ratliff
Melanie Rubin
Florence Shapiro
Lisa Simmons
Gloria Snead
Whitney and Robert Strauss
Ann Stuart, PhD
Maryanne Walsh
Candace and John Winslow
Michelle Wittenberg

Media Contact:
Lee Nichols, 512-796-9877 or Lee@texprotects.org

 

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