Y for Youth Gala

Join us for our 8th Annual YMCA of San Francisco

Y FOR YOUTH

The Evening of Friday, March 8, 2019
6 pm Cocktail Reception  |  7 pm Dinner and Program
Four Season Hotel San Francisco

Since 2012, Y for Youth has brought the Bay Area together to be inspired by youth and their community impact, celebrate the essential role that the YMCA of San Francisco plays in youth reaching their full potential, and recognize the Y's community investors. Donors invest in the Y's cause to strengthen community and support our shared strategic vision for the Bay Area to be home to the healthiest kids in our nation.

 


 

Today’s young people are tomorrow’s global leaders, responding to the world’s ever-changing needs and responsible for creating lasting, positive social change.

Together we can create brighter futures for kids in our community.

Y for Youth raises critical funds for local youth programs and amplifies the impact that youth are making in their communities here and around the world. 

 


 

YMCA of San Francisco is thrilled to welcome Secretary General Sanvee to our signature event where he will share his vision for the the global YMCA movement and its connection the impact we make in the lives of Bay Area youth every day.

Carlos started his YMCA commitment as a volunteer in his country, Togo. Since 2007, he has served as Secretary General of the African Alliance of YMCAs after working as Executive Secretary of Finance and Administration at the World Alliance.

Since 2012, Y For Youth has brought Bay Area civic leaders and philanthropists together to be inspired by youth and their community impact, celebrate the essential role that the YMCA of San Francisco plays in youth reaching their full potential, and recognize the Y's community investors.

Sponsoring Y For Youth is a unique opportunity to elevate your brand through a partnership with one of the most valuable nonprofit brands in America. Learn more about the many benefits of sponsorship and invest in our youth today.

Thanks to our community investors, Y for Youth has raised more than $3.1 million in the past six years. These funds a direct impact on kids in your community by supporting the Y’s critical youth programs.

Please Join Us

Celebrate Youth Achievement

Connect with Local Leaders

Sponsorship

Chair's Circle  |  $7,500

  • Cocktail reception, dinner and live program for 12 guests
  • Recognition on event website
  • Logo on table sign
  • Recognition on sponsor banner and program slideshow

Sponsor at this level

Patrons  |  $12,500

  • Cocktail reception, dinner and live program for 12 guests
  • Logo on event website and table sign
  • Recognition on printed and email invitation (if confirmed prior to deadline)
  • Quarter page ad in event program
  • Logo on sponsor banner and program slideshow
  • Opportunity to have the Y coordinate a volunteer experience for company 

Sponsor at this level

Innovators  |  $25,000

  • Cocktail reception, dinner and live program for 12 guests
  • VIP reception with for 4 guests
  • Logo on event website and table sign
  • Recognition on printed and email invitation (if confirmed prior to deadline)
  • Half page ad in event program
  • Logo on sponsor banner and program slideshow
  • Verbal recognition during live program
  • Opportunity to have the Y coordinate a volunteer experience for company 

Sponsor at this level

Visionaries  |  $50,000

  • Cocktail reception, dinner and live program for 24 guests
  • VIP reception with for 8 guests
  • Logo on event website and table sign
  • Recognition on printed and email invitation (if confirmed prior to deadline)
  • Recognition at YMCA branches for one month
  • Full page ad in event program
  • Logo on sponsor banner and program slideshow
  • Verbal recognition during program
  • Custom sponsor banner
  • Opportunity to have the Y coordinate a volunteer experience for company 

Sponsor at this level

Angel Investors  |  $75,000

  • Cocktail reception, dinner and live program for 24 guests
  • VIP reception with for 12 guests
  • Logo on event website and table sign
  • Logo on event letterhead
  • Recognition on printed and email invitation (if confirmed prior to deadline)
  • Full page ad in event program
  • Logo on sponsor banner, program slideshow, and event video
  • Verbal recognition during program
  • Custom sponsor banner
  • Opportunity to have the Y coordinate a volunteer experience for company 
  • Logo on thank you cards and thank you email to attendees

Sponsor at this level

Altruists  |  $100,000

  • Cocktail reception, dinner and live program for 24 guests
  • VIP reception with for 24 guests
  • Naming rights to VIP Reception signature cocktail
  • Logo on event website and table sign
  • Logo on event letterhead
  • Recognition on printed and email invitation (if confirmed prior to deadline)
  • Recognition as lead sponsor in press releases
  • Full page ad in event program
  • Logo on sponsor banner, program slideshow, and event video
  • Opportunity to be involved in event program
  • Verbal recognition during program
  • Custom sponsor banner
  • Opportunity to participate in the live event program (2-3 minutes presentation)
  • Opportunity to have the Y coordinate a volunteer experience for company 
  • Logo thank you cards and email
  • Exclusive thank you happy hour for 50 company guests with YMCA executive leadership​

Sponsor at this level

 

2019 Sponsors

Visionaries | $50,000

Innovators  | $25,000

 

                                          

 

Patrons | $12,500

 

                                   

 

                                    

 

Chair's Circle | $7,500

 

Crystal & Company  •  Jon Eberly & Heather Kessinger  •  Greg Evans  •  Steve Hankins

Pankow  •  Shelby Pasarell Tsai  •  PWC  •  Mike Robinson  •  Charlie Thornton

VedderPrice  •  Carl & Margrit Vogt  •  Penelope Wong & Tim Kochis •  Mai Mai & Paul Wythes

 

Media Sponsors

 

                   

 

 

Event Leadership

2019 Y For Youth Event Committee

Jill Cowan Davis
Laura Field
Nic Marcheso
Shelby Pasarell Tsai 
Ned Topham