Black History Committee Scholarship Gala

The gala raises funds to support scholarships for African-American or students of African heritage at HCC. In 2012, 11 HCC students each received a $1,000 scholarship to help cover the cost of tuition and books.

Rev. Sharpton speaks to each of us

The Rev. Al Sharpton gives a powerful and memorable speech tied to the gala's 2014 theme: A Tapestry of Triumphs: Our Call for Civil Rights Continues.

Houston Style interviews HCC scholarship recipient

Watch as Bidemi Kuku, HCC student is interviewed by Houston Style magazine regarding HCC scholarships.  click to watch 

 

The Rev. Al Sharpton Trivia Winner

Jazmine Brown is the Rev. Al Sharpton Trivia winner of two tickets to the Black History Gala!!  Congratulations to Jazmine.  Thanks to all the participants for playing our Black History trivia.  Look for the trivia next year for more fun and another chance to win tickets.

Scholarship Gala Underwriting

$25K – Freedom level underwriter

Podium-speaking opportunity and stage photos

One stage-front table of 10

Name recognition in gala PowerPoint, printed-program, gala-night signage and HCC Black History website

Admission for table of 10 to pre-gala, sponsor reception with keynote speaker

$10K – Legacy level underwriter

Table of 10 (premium area/closest to stage front)

Name recognition in gala PowerPoint, printed-program, gala-night signage and HCC Black History website

Admission for table of 10 to pre-gala, sponsor reception with keynote speaker

$5K – Heritage level underwriter

Table of 10 (best available in premium area)

Name recognition in gala PowerPoint, printed-program, gala-night signage and HCC Black History website

Admission for table of 10 to pre-gala, sponsor reception with keynote speaker

$2,500 Empowerment level underwriter

Table of 10

Name recognition in gala PowerPoint

Printed-program and HCC Black History website

$250 Per Person/ Trailblazer Sponsor

(Individual tickets cannot be grouped into tables.)

 

The fair-market value of this event is $150 per person.

To purchase tickets or tables

Click here:  tickets or tables

Sponsor letter to colleagues from Dr. Harmon