2017 Annual Gala

Join us!

Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 | 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: The Loeb Boathouse, E 72nd Street, New York, NY 10021 (www.thecentralparkboathouse.com)
For more information: Rebekah Cross | rcross@obtjobs.org | (718) 369-0303

OBT’s Fall Gala is our biggest fundraiser of the year. The gala will be held at the elegant Loeb Boathouse in Central Park, offering beautiful views of the park and lake. This year’s theme is Honoring our legacy, Designing our future, where we will recognize those who have brought OBT to where we are today, and look ahead to OBT’s future in helping youth and adults achieve economic independence in our ever changing world.

Honorees

Sister Mary Youth Builder Award
Randy Peers – President & CEO
Greater Reading Chamber & Economic Development Corporation

Workforce Partnership & Innovation Award
Andrew Kimball – CEO
Cristal Rivera – Chief of Staff
Industry City

Sponsors

Friend

Sponsorships & Tickets

Trailblazer - $20,000

Your Impact: Sponsors the entire 20-week job training program for 5 young adults

• 15 tickets to the gala with reserved table
• Ad prominently displayed on OBT‘s website and gala
• Verbal recognition at the gala
• Acknowledgement in newsletter to 3,500 individuals and on OBT social media platforms
• Logo on gala marketing material
•Permanent recognition on OBT “Wall of Trailblazers” at OBT main office

Mentor - $5,000

Your Impact: Provides 20 youth with college workshops and help applying for college

• 6 tickets to the gala
• Ad displayed on OBT‘s website and gala
• Verbal recognition at the gala
• Acknowledgement in newsletter to 3,500 individuals and on OBT social media platforms

Friend $1,000

Your Impact: Prepares 5 youth for financial security via a 7 week course

• 2 tickets to the gala
• Listing/Logo on OBT’s website

Changemaker - $10,000

Your Impact: Prepares 20 youth for their certification in Adobe Photoshop

• 10 tickets to the gala with reserved table
• Ad prominently displayed on OBT‘s website and gala
• Verbal recognition at the gala
• Acknowledgement in newsletter to 3,500 individuals and on OBT social media platforms
• Logo on gala marketing material

Advocate - $2,500

Your Impact: Outfits 15 youth with a professional wardrobe for interviews and work

• 4 tickets to the gala
• Ad displayed at the gala
• Listing/Logo on OBT’s website

General Ticket - $250

Admits one individual to OBT Fall Gala