Anniversary

Gala Sponsorship

Support student success by sponsoring the 25th Silver Anniversary Gala!

Estrella Mountain Community College will commemorate 2017 as its silver anniversary – helping students achieve their dreams and transform their lives for 25 years. The future is one filled with great promise, and we are inspired by the opportunities that lie ahead for our students, alumni and community partners – past, present and future. Gala sponsorships are fulfilled through the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.

Click here to become a gala sponsor today!

Through the generosity of community members, business organizations, donors, and foundations, Estrella Mountain works to improve the lives of students and the community it serves. To join the effort, contact Jonathan Robles, Director of Alumni, Corporate and Foundation Relations: 623-935-8502 or jonathan.robles@estrellamountain.edu.

EMCC Giving Society – Gala Sponsorship Opportunities

Diamond – Exclusive Presenting Sponsor
$25,000

Exclusive Benefits

  • VIP seating for 20 (two tables) at Gala, plus VIP parking
  • Designation and recognition as the Exclusive Presenting sponsor of Gala
  • Onstage participation at Gala
  • Sponsor banner/signage at Gala reception and on Gala stage
  • Dominant sponsorship logo designation on all Gala materials
  • Full page color ad on back cover of Gala program
  • Congratulatory letter to honoree in the program
  • Annual exclusive invitation to an event with the College President (Commencement, Performing Arts Center performances and “Friends of the PAC” receptions, College and District special events)
  • Recognized as EMCC’s Hero at the Maricopa Foundation’s Heroes of Education event
  • Sponsorship designation on event materials, promotional announcements and website (e.g. banners, program, press releases)
  • Sponsorship designation on campus entrance digital marquee signs
  • Sponsor exhibit opportunity at Gala reception
  • Gift recognition in the College Annual Report
  • Gift recognition in the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Annual Report
  • Complimentary ad in Gala program
  • Sponsorship designation on social media and alumni communications (audience base 14,000+)
  • Public acknowledgement by EMCC President during reception and Gala
  • Sponsorship logo placement in Gala program
  • Complimentary seats for EMCC Performing Arts Center (PAC) performances (2017-2018 season)
  • Scholarship naming opportunity toward establishing the inaugural Alumni Legacy Endowment Fund
  • Complimentary wine for tables
  • Named in EMCC Giving Society and name placed on College’s Donor Wall

Platinum – Presenting Sponsor
$15,000

Exclusive Benefits

  • VIP seating for 10 (one table)
  • Large sponsorship logo placement on all Gala materials
  • Full page color ad (inside front or back cover) in Gala program
  • Sponsorship designation on event materials, promotional announcements and website (e.g. banners, program, press releases)
  • Sponsorship designation on campus entrance digital marquee signs
  • Sponsor exhibit opportunity at Gala reception
  • Gift recognition in the College Annual Report
  • Gift recognition in the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Annual Report
  • Complimentary ad in Gala program
  • Sponsorship designation on social media and alumni communications (audience base 14,000+)
  • Public acknowledgement by EMCC President during reception and Gala
  • Sponsorship logo placement in Gala program
  • Complimentary seats for EMCC Performing Arts Center (PAC) performances (2017-2018 season)
  • Scholarship naming opportunity toward establishing the inaugural Alumni Legacy Endowment Fund
  • Complimentary wine for tables
  • Named in EMCC Giving Society and name placed on College’s Donor Wall

Gold – Major Sponsor
$10,000

Exclusive Benefits

  • Preferred seating for 10 (one table)
  • Medium sponsorship logo placement on all Gala materials
  • Full page color ad in Gala program
  • Sponsorship designation on event materials, promotional announcements and website (e.g. banners, program, press releases)
  • Sponsorship designation on campus entrance digital marquee signs
  • Sponsor exhibit opportunity at Gala reception
  • Gift recognition in the College Annual Report
  • Gift recognition in the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation Annual Report
  • Complimentary ad in Gala program
  • Sponsorship designation on social media and alumni communications (audience base 14,000+)
  • Public acknowledgement by EMCC President during reception and Gala
  • Sponsorship logo placement in Gala program
  • Complimentary seats for EMCC Performing Arts Center (PAC) performances (2017-2018 season)
  • Scholarship naming opportunity toward establishing the inaugural Alumni Legacy Endowment Fund
  • Complimentary wine for tables
  • Named in EMCC Giving Society and name placed on College’s Donor Wall

Silver – Tribute Sponsor
$5,000

Exclusive Benefits

  • Seating for 10 (one table)
  • Sponsorship logo placement on all Gala materials
  • Half page color ad in Gala program
  • Complimentary ad in Gala program
  • Sponsorship designation on social media and alumni communications (audience base 14,000+)
  • Public acknowledgement by EMCC President during reception and Gala
  • Sponsorship logo placement in Gala program
  • Complimentary seats for EMCC Performing Arts Center (PAC) performances (2017-2018 season)
  • Scholarship naming opportunity toward establishing the inaugural Alumni Legacy Endowment Fund
  • Complimentary wine for tables
  • Named in EMCC Giving Society and name placed on College’s Donor Wall

Bronze – Supporting Sponsor
$2,500

Exclusive Benefits

  • Seating for 10 (one table)
  • Sponsorship name placement in Gala program
  • Scholarship naming opportunity toward establishing the inaugural Alumni Legacy Endowment Fund
  • Complimentary wine for tables
  • Named in EMCC Giving Society and name placed on College’s Donor Wall

Gala sponsorships are fulfilled through the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, which provides crucial scholarships to thousands of students who strive for a better future for themselves and their families. By contributing to the EMCC 25th Anniversary giving campaign, your generosity will help students meet their educational goals and transform their lives.

The Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, is designated by the Maricopa County Community College District to receive and manage gifts on behalf of its 10 colleges, two skill centers and multiple satellite centers. The Foundation actively seeks contributions from a variety of public and private sources including individuals, corporations and other foundations. It acts as a trustee for donations to assure that gifts are distributed in the manner specified by the donor.