Tucson: UA Black Alumni Club Sneaker Ball
Friday, April 21, 2017, 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Location:
UA Memorial Student Union Grand Ballroom
1303 E. University Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85721

 

Hosted by the UA Black Alumni Club (UABA)

Join the University of Arizona Black Alumni Club at our 2017 Sneaker Ball fundraiser honoring the following leaders:

  • UA Black Alumni Community Award
    • Annie Sykes, president of the Black Women's Task Force
  • UA Black Alumni Distinguished Alumni Award
    • Benjamin Taylor, Esq., Law Office of Benjamin Taylor in Phoenix
  • UA Black Alumni Trailblazer Award
    • Perry A. Tarrant, assistant chief of Seattle Police Department and president of the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement

UA Black Alumni (UABA) scholarship support makes a difference for students and helps them realize their dream of a college education. In 2016, the UABA awarded over $120,000 in scholarships and graduated 13 scholars. For the upcoming academic year, the goal is to award $180,000 in scholarships to at least 55 undergraduate and 10 graduate students.

The event attire is semi-formal and dinner will be provided. Dress to impress and don't forget to wear your sneakers! 

General admission ticket price is $50 per guest, which is not a tax-deductible donation. 

Sneaker Ball Sponsorship Packages

Freshman Package: $250 (tax-deductible amount: $150)

  • Includes recognition as a sponsor on event website.
  • Two general admission tickets to the event.

Sophomore Package: $500 (tax-deductible amount: $400)

  • Includes recognition as a sponsor on event website and social media post.
  • Two general admission tickets to the event.

Junior Package: $1,000 (tax-deductible amount: $750)

  • Includes recognition as a sponsor on event website and social media post.
  • Name recognition at the event.
  • Five general admission tickets to the event with VIP seating.

Graduating Senior Package: $2,000 (tax-deductible amount: $1,500)

  • Includes recognition as a sponsor on event website and social media post.
  • Name recognition at the event.
  • PowerPoint presentation recognition.
  • Printed agenda recognition.
  • Ten general admission tickets to the event with VIP table.

Master's Level Sponsor Package: $5,000 (tax-deductible amount: $4,000)

  • Recognition as the Club Level sponsor on all event communications including advertisements, press releases, website and social media post.
  • Recognition as the Club Level sponsor with signage at the event (provided by sponsoring firm, organization or company).
  • On-stage introduction at event (a sponsor opportunity to speak for one minute).
  • Printed agenda recognition.
  • Twenty general admission tickets to the event with VIP table.

Can't attend, but would like to make a donation?  Visit the link here.

If you have any questions, please contact Tanisha Price-Johnson at (520) 626-8626 or at tanishap@medadmin.arizona.edu

Event Sponsors: