175th Anniversary Gala


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Under the Morton Bay Fig sits a gorgeous hand-crafted table waiting for you!

Rancho Los Cerritos will be auctioning off the farm tables from our 175th Anniversary Gala.

These custom, handcrafted tables are a combination of efforts from our entire community. special thanks to volunteer and craftsman Dale Hill for designing the tables to be perfect for entertaining, Brascia Builders and Ganahl Lumber for their generous donations of materials and support on this project, along with SoCal Honda Powersports for making room for RLC to build at their location. Additional shout-out to Sea Scouts for sending a crew over to help with the work.

Take home your very own gorgeous wood farm table after you #GalawithRLC so you can #SitwithRLC!

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

5:00 pm Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction

7:00 pm Dinner & Live Auction

Rancho Los Cerritos weaves history, social sciences, arts, and technology together to bring our shared history to life in new and imaginative ways. Join us to celebrate 175 years and support the Rancho’s restoration, exhibitions, and educational programs.

Honoring
Margie & Frank Newell
Junior League of Long Beach
The Port of Long Beach
for their deep commitment to the Rancho,
their leadership, and spirited generosity.

175th Anniversary Gala Chair

Sandi Kayse

For more information, please call
(562) 206-2048 or email TessaC@RanchoLosCerritos.org

Becoming a Sponsor at Rancho Los Cerritos provides you the unique opportunity to connect with the community in a new way and show your support for the important work Rancho Los Cerritos is doing for our community.

Our sponsorship levels are designed to help you achieve your philanthropic and marketing goals while engaging you in our work.  Opportunities are
available at a variety of giving levels, and we will gladly work with you to
tailor a sponsorship package that fits your specific needs.

Presenting Sponsor $15,000

  • Two premier farm tables for 16 guests at the 175th Anniversary Gala
  • Reserved parking for eight cars
  • Recognition Press Release
  • Your name or company logo prominently featured on event collateral including: invitation, event signage, program, newsletters and social media postings on each of our platforms (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram), reaching up to 25,000 people per month
  • Recognition as the Presenting Sponsor on our Donor Wall
  • Opportunity for company representative to speak during a portion of the evening
  • A behind-the-scenes private tour for you and your guests with our Curator on a date of your choice
  • Invitation to our Appreciation Event
  • Tax-deductible amount is $13,800

Platinum $10,000

  • One premier farm table for 8 guests
  • Reserved parking for four cars
  • Recognition Press Release
  • Your name or company logo prominently featured on
    event collateral including: invitation, event signage, program,
    newsletters and social media postings on each of our platforms
    (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram), reaching up
    to 25,000 people per month
  • Recognition on our Donor Wall
  • Opportunity for your company representative to speak at the benefit concert event.
  • A private behind-the-scenes tour for you and your guests with our Curator on a date of your choice
  • Invitation to our Donor Appreciation Event
  • Tax deductible amount: $9,400

Gold $5,000

  • 6 tickets
  • Reserved parking for three cars
  • Recognition Press Release
  • Your name or company logo prominently featured on
    event collateral including: invitation, event signage, program,
    newsletters and social media postings on each of our platforms
    (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram), reaching up to
    25,000 people per month 
  • Recognition on our Donor Wall
  • A behind-the-scenes tour with our Curator for all Gold-level sponsors
  • Invitation to our Donor Appreciation Event
  • Tax deductible amount: $4,550

Silver $2,500

  • 4 tickets
  • Reserved parking for two cars
  • Use of name or your company logo on printed materials
    including press releases, invitations, and program.
  • A behind-the-scenes tour with our Curator for
    all Silver-level Sponsors
  • Invitation to our Donor Appreciation Event
  • Tax deductible amount: $2,200

Bronze $1,500

  • 2 tickets
  • Use of your name or company logo in program
  • Invitation to our Donor Appreciation Event
  • Tax deductible amount: $1,350

Table Sponsor $1,750

  • One premier farm table for 8 guests
  • Notable wines on your table to share with your guests
  • Thank you gift for table host
  • Use of name or your company logo on printed materials including press releases, invitations, and programs.
  • Tax Deductible Amount: $1,150

Individual Ticket(s)
$175 per person
Tax Deductible Amount: $100

For more information, please contact Tessa Cavenah at
(562)519-3621 or tessac@rancholoscerritos.org

By becoming an underwriter, your name or your company logo will be on printed materials including press releases, invitations, and programs. Your family or corporate team will be invited to
a behind-the-scenes tour with our Curator for all underwriters, you will receive an invitation to our Donor Appreciation Event, and your gift is fully tax-deductible.

The Hosted Bar $10,000

Whether our guests order a signature cocktail or our 175th Anniversary craft brew…one thing’s for sure, we will
all be grateful to you for providing the hosted bar and making this a night to remember
for all the Rancho’s guests. There will be a sign at each bar location highlighting your generous gift.

Audio/Visual $7,500
The 175th Anniversary Gala provides an invaluable opportunity to share the work we do and highlight
specific funding needs to our guests. By underwriting our Audio/Visual needs, you will provide the
videos, screen, projection system, and sound for the event. At the close of the video, your
name will be featured during the closing credits.

 

Entertainment & Lighting $5,000
We will light the way for another 175 years! A special lighting display will create meaningful recognition for our
honorees and a beautiful ambience for our guests. An announcement thanking this generous
underwriter will be made during the program.

 

Décor & Centerpieces $2,500

As an evening supporting our campaign to renovate the adobe and interpret the history
from that time, it is so important that our guests are inspired to feel that
they are taking a step back in time into the Rancho’s magnificent historic backyard.

Silent Auction $1,000
The Silent Auction is one of our most important fundraising features for the evening and your generous
gift will provide for the full set-up, signage, and all materials needed that will enable the Rancho to
sustain its educational programming.

For more information, please contact Tessa Cavenah at
(562)519-3621 or tessac@rancholoscerritos.org

We are preparing a selection of exclusive experiences that you will have the opportunity to win at this years gala.

If you or your business would like to donate an item please contact Sue Kroger 562-206-2046.