Sponsorship Levels

    As a sponsor of the Celebrate Iowa Gala at the State Historical Building in Des Moines you will receive recognition at your desired level, and you and your guests will experience exceptional Iowa cuisine, cocktails and live music. Funds raised support exhibits, programs and initiatives of the State Historical Society of Iowa and the State Historical Museum of Iowa. See some of what we've accomplished with your support.

    $25,000 Gala Presenting Sponsor

    • $24,000 tax-deductible
    • Ten tickets to VIP Reception the night of the Gala
    • Special recognition on more than 3,000 printed invitations and all electronic invitations for commitments made before September 23, 2016
    • Collections Vault Tour for up to 20 to be scheduled for a future date and used by December 9, 2017
    • Logo recognition on event advertising and on event promotional emails
    • Logo recognition on the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs website – iowaculture.gov
    • Gala Presenting Sponsor recognition featured on event signage and in event program
    • Additional recognition as an Education Program Sponsor • Admits 10 to VIP Reception & Gala and 10 to Gala only (20 total guests)

    $10,000 Premier Sponsor

    • $9,200 tax-deductible
    • Eight tickets to VIP Reception the night of the Gala
    • Special recognition on more than 3,000 printed invitations and all electronic invitations for commitments made before September 23, 2016
    • Collections Vault Tour for up to 20 to be scheduled for a future date and used by December 9, 2017
    • Logo recognition on event advertising and on event promotional emails
    • Logo recognition on the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs website – iowaculture.gov
    • Premier Sponsor recognition featured on event signage and in event program
    • Admits 8 to VIP Reception & Gala and 8 to Gala only (16 total guests)

    $5,000 Legacy Sponsor

    • $4,400 tax-deductible
    • Six tickets to VIP Reception the night of the Gala
    • Collections Vault Tour for up to 20 to be scheduled for a future date and used by December 9, 2017
    • Logo recognition on event advertising and on event promotional emails
    • Logo recognition on the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs website – iowaculture.gov
    • Legacy Sponsor recognition featured on event signage and in event program
    • Admits 6 to VIP Reception & Gala and 6 to Gala only (12 total guests)

    $2,500 Heritage Sponsor

    • $2,000 tax-deductible
    • Four tickets to VIP Reception the night of the Gala
    • Logo recognition on the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs website – iowaculture.gov
    • Heritage Sponsor recognition featured on event signage and in event program
    • Admits 4 to VIP Reception & Gala and 6 to Gala only (10 total guests)

    $1,000 Historic Sponsor

    • $600 tax-deductible
    • Two tickets to VIP Reception the night of the Gala
    • Logo recognition on the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs website – iowaculture.gov
    • Historic Sponsor recognition featured event signage and in event program
    • Admits 2 to VIP Reception & Gala and 6 to Gala only (8 total guests)

    $500 Cultural Sponsor

    • $300 tax-deductible
    • Cultural Sponsor recognition featured on event signage and in event program
    • Admits 4 to Gala only

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