37th Annual Benefit & Auction


Believe In Tomorrow keeps families together during a child’s medical crisis and we believe that the gentle cadence of normal family life has a powerful influence on the healing process. For many families the simple virtues of hope, love and courage are often enhanced by participating in our programs.

Please join us as we celebrate the many thousands of magical moments we help to create. All event proceeds will directly benefit critically ill children and their families who depend on our support.

Date and Time:
Saturday, November 23, 2019
7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Location:
Martin’s West
6817 Dogwood Road
Baltimore, MD 21244


Please enjoy this highlight video from the 2018 Gala





Sponsorship Opportunities



Don’t miss this opportunity to promote your brand and expand your market! Below, interested sponsors can review the sponsorship details about which level may be most appropriate. For more information on sponsorship opportunities contact Danna Gildersleeve at 410.614.2560 or email at DGildersleeve@believeintomorrow.org. To download the event sponsorship form click here.

MAGICAL TITLE Sponsor $30,000 – Provides family accommodations for 300 Nights

Exposure:
  • Title Sponsor receives exclusive naming rights in event title (Magical Moments Gala sponsored by…) ”
  • Name and logo included in all Gala marketing, social media and signage
  • 2 Full Page Ads in event program (2 Page, Black and White Center Spread)
  • Verbal recognition at the event
  • Company name included in press releases, emails and boosted social media posts
  • After event, company included in a newspaper thank you ad
  • Logo prominently displayed outside of venue on Martin’s West Billboard
  • Logo prominently displayed on podium on the stage inside the ballroom
  • 2-year naming right in the lobby foyer of The Children’s House at Johns Hopkins
Event:
  • 2 VIP Tables of 10 (VIP: reserved in a premium location)
  • Tableside Concierge service (Personal runners for food, drink or bidding and raffle purchases)
  • Company executive to introduce emcee
  • Valet Parking at the event for your 20 guests
  • Auction Sponsor (Your logo will have exclusive visibility within the mobile bidding app seen and used by attendees as well as remote bidders)
 

BELIEVE Sponsor $20,000 – Provides family accommodations for 200 Nights

Exposure:
  • Name and logo included in all Gala marketing, social media and signage
  • 1 Full Page Color Ad in event program (Inside Front Cover)
  • Verbal recognition at the event
  • Company name included in press releases, emails and boosted social media posts
  • After event, company included in a newspaper thank you ad
  • Logo prominently displayed in venue lobby at entrance
  • 1-year naming right for a guest suite at The Children’s House at Johns Hopkins
Event:
  • 2 VIP Tables of 10 (VIP: reserved in a premium location)
  • Tableside Concierge service (Personal runners for food, drink or bidding and raffle purchases)
  • Photo Booth Sponsor (Your logo will appear on all photos printed/emailed from booth)

HOPE Sponsor – $15,000 – Provides family accommodations for 150 Nights

Exposure:
  • Name and logo included in all Gala marketing, social media and signage
  • 1 Full Page Color Ad in event program (Inside Back Cover)
  • Verbal recognition at the event
  • Company name included in press releases, emails and boosted social media posts
  • After event, company included in a newspaper thank you ad
Event:
  • 1 VIP Table of 10 (VIP: table reserved in a premium location)
  • Tableside Concierge service (Personal runners for food, drink or bidding and raffle purchases)
  • Bar Sponsor (Your logo will appear on bar signage and cocktail napkins)

CARE Sponsor – $10,000 – Provides family accommodations for 100 Nights

Exposure:
  • Name and logo included in all Gala marketing, social media and signage
  • 1 Full Page Black and White Ad in event program
  • Verbal recognition at the event
  • Company name included in emails and boosted social media posts
  • After event, company included in a newspaper thank you ad
Event:
  • 1 Reserved Table of 10
  • Charging Station Sponsor (The charging station table will be branded with your logo)

    COMFORT Sponsor – $5,000 – Provides family accommodations for 50 Nights

    Exposure:
    • Name and logo included in all Gala marketing, social media and signage
    • Half Page Black and White Ad in event program
    • Verbal recognition at the event
    • After event, company included in a newspaper thank you ad
    Event:
    • 1 Reserved Table of 10

    JOY Sponsor – $2,500 – Provides family accommodations for 25 Nights

    Exposure:
    • Name and logo included in all Gala marketing, social media and signage
    • Company Name listed in event program
    Event:
    • 1 Reserved Table of 10



    Advertising Opportunities – Event Program Book

    The program will be distributed to and viewed by each of the (500) guests, as well as an event wrap-up email to over 50,000 of our supporters. It will contain information about the evening’s activities, our award recipients, auction items and the multitude of ads. Event Sponsors will automatically receive an ad in the program book, as well as special recognition at the event, and complimentary tickets, so please let us know if you wish to consider sponsorship as an option as well. Click the button below to purchase your ad or click here to download the Event Program Book form.

    Magical Starfish – $250: (Full Page Black and White Ad 4.75” w x 7.75” h)

    Magical Handprint – $125: (Half Page Black and White Ad 4.75” w x 3.75” h)

    Magical Salutation – $25 (One line – First & Last Name or Business Name – Max 50 characters with spaces)

    Artwork can be submitted electronically as an EPS, JPEG, TIF or PDF with a 300 minimum DPI. Artwork and Full payment are due by November 1, 2019. All artwork can be sent to CSheeler@BelieveInTomorrow.org. For more information contact Danna Gildersleeve at DGildersleeve@BelieveInTomorrow.org or 410.614.2560.




    2019 Benefit & Auction Committee

    • Christi Walsh, Johns Hopkins Department of Surgery
    • Cristina Rosell , Children’s House Volunteer/Healytics
    • Helena Condez, T. Rowe Price
    • Jessica Ulrich, Dog Day Afternoon
    • Katie Klein, Children’s House Volunteer
    • Katie Swan, Johns Hopkins Department of Surgery
    • Macky Stafford, Children’s House Volunteer
    • Rachel Hill, Johns Hopkins Federal Credit Union
    • Ryan Sullivan, Cummings & Co. Realtors
    • Sonja Crosby, Johns Hopkins federal Credit Union
    • Tammy Reymann, Believe In Tomorrow Volunteer
    • Kate Leonard, Believe in Tomorrow Volunteer/Leonard Paper