Dear San Diego NAACP Supporter & Friend:

Our annual Freedom Fund Dinner will be held on Friday, October 12, 2018 at the Kona Kai Resort & Spa located at 1551 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, California. The theme for this dinner is “Our Voices, Our Engagement, Our Votes Matter!” We would appreciate your financial support of this important event to help us carry out the mission of the NAACP to “ensure, the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.” Founded in 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest, largest and most effective civil rights organization.

The San Diego NAACP was founded in 1919. As we approach our 100th anniversary, we celebrate our recent accomplishments:

• Organizing informative community forums with candidates for public office;
• Sponsoring a successful STEM Camp in June to introduce students in our SWAG (Students With Academic Goals) career mentorship program at Bell Middle School to electrical engineering, computer science and entrepreneurship;
• Organizing an amazing ACT-SO (Afro-Academic Cultural & Scientific Olympics) competition in April that resulted in our gold medal winner, Ms. Jor’Denay Collier, competing at the national level;
• Registering voters;
• Providing input to law enforcement on issues of concern to the community including use of force and racial profiling;
• Advocating for legislation to promote affordable housing and police accountability;
• Investigating claims of discrimination in government contracting, employment, housing, and education; and
• Updating our website and increasing our use of social media to communicate with our members and the community.

As you can see, we have been busy and there is much to be done. We need your help to address the assaults on human and civil rights that we face at this time! Please make your plans today to join us on October 12, 2018. Information is attached on how to become sponsor, purchase individual tickets and place an advertisement in the program book. Thank you in advance for your generous support. Should you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548.

Sincerely,

Dr. André J. Branch
President, San Diego NAACP

Sponsorship Opportunities

$50,000

Two (2) tables of 10, preferred VIP seating, company name/logo in press releases and email alerts, opportunity to greet the audience, opportunity for on-site presence, name and/or logo displayed on on-site banner, full page color advertisement, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President and in the program book, company name and logo on San Diego NAACP website in 2019. (Customized packages are available.)

Please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548 to become our Title Sponsor.

$25,000

Two (2) tables of 10, preferred VIP seating, company name/logo in press releases and email alerts, name and/or logo displayed on on-site banner, full page color advertisement, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President and in the program book, company name and logo on San Diego NAACP website in 2019.

Please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548 to become a Premiere Sponsor.

$15,000

Two (2) tables of 10, preferred VIP seating, company name/logo in press releases and email alerts, full page color advertisement, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President, in the program book, and company name and logo on San Diego NAACP website in 2019.

Please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548, or use the Reply Form to become a Diamond Sponsor.

$10,000

Table of 10, preferred VIP seating, company name/logo in press releases and email alerts, full page color advertisement, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President, in the program book, and company name and logo on San Diego NAACP website in 2019.

Please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548, or use the Reply Form to become a Platinum Sponsor.

$5,000

Table of 10, preferred VIP seating, full page color advertisement, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President and in the program book, company name and logo on San Diego NAACP website in 2019.

Please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548, or use the Reply Form to become a Gold Sponsor.

$3,500

Table of 10, half page color advertisement, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President and in the program book.

Please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548, or use the Reply Form to become a Silver Sponsor.

$2,000

Table of 10, quarter page color advertisement, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President and in the program book.

Please contact us at [email protected] or 619-840-8548, or use the Reply Form to become a Bronze Sponsor.

$1,000

Table of 10, acknowledgement of sponsorship at event by President and in the program book.

You may also use the Reply Form to become a Table Sponsor.

Sponsorships at Bronze level and above must be paid by check.  Individual tickets, advertisements and Table sponsorships may be purchased via the Buy Now buttons.  Once you click the Buy Now button, you may login to your PayPal account or click on the Pay with Debit or Credit Card Button to make a payment.

Tickets

  • Gold Circle Ticket

  • $250 /Individual Ticket

  • Preferred VIP seating
  • Earlybird Ticket

  • $100 /Individual Ticket

  • Only available until Septmber 21st; after that, price increases to $125.
  • Youth/Student

  • $40 /Individual Ticket

  • 12 and under (Children's meal)

Program Book Advertisements

Options

Send camera-ready material to [email protected]. The deadline for advertisement inclusion in the program booklet is September 21, 2018.

Should you prefer, you may click here to download the Reply Form and send it with your check for tickets, advertisements and sponsorships through the mail.