The GISB Gala

The GISB Gala

March 23, 2019, 6:30 pm – 12:00 am|Alden Castle | Brookline, MA

GISB Gala 2019

What

The GISB Gala is the premier fundraising event for the German International School Boston which is recognized as an Exzellente Auslandsschule (German School Abroad of Excellence), the highest accreditation level awarded by the German government. The semi-formal event includes a high-level networking reception, dinner, silent auction, live auction, DJ and dancing.

Date & Time

Saturday, March 23, 2019
6:30 pm – Midnight

Location:

Alden Castle, Brookline, MA (across the street from Longwood T Station)

Tickets:

$125

GISB Gala 2019

Audience:

This is a community event in a grand social setting that draws parents and staff from the school as well as important business partners and supporters. Our guests include international families, business professionals, philanthropic donors, and decision-makers from a wide range of industry sectors. Highest ranking diplomats from the German Consulate are expected to be in attendance, as are Boston community leaders and government representatives. Babysitting is provided free for students currently enrolled at GISB. Register your child for free babysitting here. Everyone is welcome.

Donations

We are now accepting donations to our Auction which will go live online two weeks prior to the event. Questions? Contact marian.lemay@gisbos.org. Popular donations include:

  • behind-the-scenes tour of a cool place;
  • tickets to a concert, play, or sporting event;
  • sharing a unique skill (painting, photography, coaching, gardening, etc) with a skill-session;
  • sharing a hobby (hiking, sailing, skiing, golfing, raising chickens!) in a how-to workshop or an outing for a small group;
  • showing off a special talent (cooking, custom card-making, calligraphy, computer coaching, dog-walking, tutoring) in an offer to provide a service;
  • vacation getaway homes (for a weekend or day)

Sponsor Opportunities

Partnering with GISB reflects well on any organization! Contact marian.lemay@gisbos.org to take advantage of this event as a branding, marketing or networking opportunity.

Lead Sponsor \\ $10,000

  • Tickets, reserved seating and valet parking for ten (10) guests…or six (6) guests seated at the Head Table…or an exclusive meeting with a GISB Board Member and/or GISB Leadership…or a private reception with sponsors, board members, and major donors held separately from the gala. (new!)
  • Opportunity to address Gala guests at the podium. Present your company’s latest venture, product, award, innovative breakthrough or service. (new!)
  • Display advertising at event (pull-up banners, screen presence, branding items at tables, or goodie bags) (new!)
  • One full-page advertisement in event program
  • “Meet Our Sponsor” feature in our community newsletter
  • Company logo or name recognition in all promotional and event material and social media
  • Hyperlinked company logo or name recognition on school website for one year

Featured Sponsor \\ $5,000

  • Tickets, reserved seating and valet parking for six (6) guests
  • Recognition during special address from the podium by GISB leadership
  • Display advertising at the event
  • One full-page advertisement in event program
  • “Meet Our Sponsor” feature in our community newsletter
  • Company logo or name recognition in all promotional and event material and social media
  • Hyperlinked company logo or name recognition on school website for one year

Partner Sponsor \\ $2,500

  • Tickets, reserved seating and valet parking for four (4) guests
  • One half-page advertisement in event program
  • Editorial mention in our community newsletter
  • Company logo or name recognition in promotional and event material including social media
  • Hyperlinked company logo or name recognition on event website for six months

Sponsor \\ $1,000

  • Tickets, reserved seating and valet parking for two (2) guests
  • One quarter page ad in event program
  • Company logo or name recognition in promotional and event material
  • Hyperlinked company logo or name recognition on event website

Advertising Opportunities

  • Full page ad in event program, featured in school newsletter and logo on event website \\ $1,500
  • Half page ad in program and logo on event website \\ $750
  • Quarter page ad \\ $250

 

GISB Gala 2019