Donations for Spring Gala 2019 (Divas & Desserts)
Her Voice Productions, a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit (EIN 41-1927516), is home to the Twin Cities Women’s Choir, ENCORE! and the Twin Cities Girls’ Choir. We are a diverse community that sings, performs, and affirms the voices of women and girls.
Our Diva’s & Desserts Spring Gala is a one-of-a-kind evening that offers an opportunity to support an important cause; affirming the voices of women and girls. Guests will take part in a silent auction, enjoy stage-side sweets, and experience the mighty wave of sound our 150+ singers produce during the 2 1/2hr gala.
Please join our efforts by donating a product, service, or experience to our silent auction. Support from caring community partners like you is critical to our success, and showcases your business’ dedication to improving the lives of Minnesota women and girls. The 17th annual Spring Gala will take place on May 3 & 4, 2019, at St. Mary’s Event Center in Minneapolis. To participate in our auction, please complete the enclosed form and return it by mail or email. If you have any questions about the event or your donation, please contact Kim Peterson 612-333-8292 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
There are many ways to donate to Divas & Desserts! We have robust Sponsorship and Partnership programs in addition to In-Kind support.
While we all love gift cards, our most successful auction donations are items or experiences. It’s a prime opportunity to introduce the winner to your brand through experiencing your services, showcasing a new product line, branded merchandise, or moving some existing overstock. We're open to how you feel this might look, but hope this opportunity is as exciting for you as it is for us! Some ideas that work well at auction are:
- New Promotional Products
- Testing a New Product or Service
- Moving Existing Overstock
- A Sample Experience of your Service Offerings
- Exploring a Themed Collaboration
- Customized Product Offerings
In appreciation of your generous donation, we are proud to offer public facing recognition of your support, and an opportunity to present your products to an expanded audience, while supporting the voices of women and girls through innovative programming.
- Logo/Name placement in Auction
- Social Media Mentions
- Product Placement
- Tax-Free Donation
Divas & Desserts offers your company a unique experience in which to showcase your products, exposing a new audience to your products and service offerings.
Partnerships allow you to directly align your strategic objectives with our choirs’ mission to elevate and affirm the voices of women and girls.
Visible support of our programming during this high profile event develops and strengthens your organization’s ties to the community and elevates your brand visibility.
Help position your business as an industry leader, and let your creativity take center stage. Partnership grants you the opportunity to test out new product lines, tie into existing promotions, and workshop innovative service offerings directly with the public.
What Does Partnership Look Like?
We’ll work with you to develop an offering that works for your team! Some suggestions include:
- Featured Cocktail Sponsors - providing a custom cocktail with a featured spirit
- Dessert Sponsors - providing a featured dessert bite for our guests
- Decoration Sponsors - showcase your work in action by providing ambiance
- Technology Sponsors - providing creative technology solutions for the event
In exchange for your in-kind support of the Twin Cities Women’s Choir and Twin Cities Girls’ Choir programs through the Divas & Desserts Gala, we offer a robust exchange of promotional opportunities designed to maximize your visibility at the event, with our patrons, and our extended singer network. Contact us for more details!
Divas & Desserts offers your company a unique opportunity to support and elevate the voices of women and girls while positioning you as an industry leader. The visible support of our sponsors during this high profile event not only develops and strengthens your organization’s ties to the community, but ensures that our programming is available to all, provides performance opportunities for our singers, and develops emerging women composers.
What Does Sponsorship Look Like?
Your tax-deductible donations offset the costs of producing the gala event, so that all of the money raised during the event goes directly towards supporting the Twin Cities Women’s Choir, ENCORE!, and the Twin Cities Girls’ Choir programs. Specific uses of your funds might include:
- Parking - enabling us to offer reduced cost or free parking to gala guests
- *Open Bar - enabling us to offer an open bar, or complimentary cocktails to gala guests
- Decor & Lighting - enhancing the experience with lighting, flowers, and additional decorations
- Graphic Design - offsetting the costs of producing the signs, slides, and printed materials
- Space & Rehearsal - offsetting the costs of the space and additional rehearsal time for the choir
- Technology - offsetting the costs of the technical production of the show, and technology use
In exchange for your financial support, we offer a robust exchange of promotional opportunities designed to maximize your visibility at the event, with our patrons, and our extended singer network. Contact us for more details!
We’re happy to discuss options and build a custom plan that best meets your objectives and goals.
Your tax-deductible donations help us build an exciting silent auction.
Click HERE to download our donation form and then coordinate with our team for pick-up/mailing/drop-off information.
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