Gala and Events Sponsorship
Settlement Music School has many ways to work with partner corporations to reach a diverse population in the greater Philadelphia region. Please contact Amelia Schmertz, Director of Development, at (215) 320-2682 for more information on how Settlement can tailor an event to your needs.
•10,000 weekly services of individual lessons, classes and activities in music, dance and visual arts
•Students come from every zip code in the eight PA and NJ counties in and around Philadelphia
•6000+ email distribution list
•18,000+ household newsletter distribution list
•485,500+ annual website pageviews
•600+ Facebook Friends
•90 YouTube videos with 16,500+ total views
The Comcast Foundation has provided generous three-year funding in support of the use of new media to increase the school’s online visibility, result in increased online registration and giving, and serve as a model for other community arts organizations to improve their use of new media.
105th Anniversary Gala
Settlement Music School’s Annual Gala, will be held on April 20, 2013 at the Hyatt at the Bellevue l with proceeds benefiting Settlement Music School programs and financial aid for students.
The gala attracts more than 400 of the area’s top corporate and community leaders for an evening that includes a cocktail reception, dinner and dancing, as well as short performances by students at Settlement Music School. This annual event receives significant media coverage.
Settlement Music School is the largest and one of the oldest community schools of the
arts in the country, providing more than 10,000 weekly services to students in six branch
locations in South, West and Northeast Philadelphia, Germantown, Willow Grove and
Camden, New Jersey. Since 1908, more than 300,000 people have benefited from
Dinner Sponsor- $25,000: In addition to inclusions listed below, includes a performance by a Settlement ensemble for you and your guests at a venue of your choice in the coming year and a total of four tickets to the Gala Benefactor Party
Pre-Dinner Reception Sponsor – $25,000: In addition to inclusions listed below, includes a performance by a Settlement ensemble for you and your guests at a venue of your choice in the coming year and a total of four tickets to the Gala Benefactor Party
Orchestra Sponsor (Joe Sudler Orchestra)- $15,000
Branch Sponsor -$7,500
- • Acknowledgement on invitation mailed to 3,000 businesses and community leaders and Settlement supporters
• Facebook Corporate Spotlight featuring Comcast (nearly 700 "friends")
• Logo with link on this page (465,000+ website pageviews)
• Preferred placement full-place ad in Program Book (color for $25,000 sponsorship; black and white for $15,000 sponsorship)
• 10 tickets to the Gala
• On-site verbal recognition and signage at the Gala
• Preferred table placement
• 2 tickets to the Gala Benefactor Party held in March 2012
- Thank you to our 2012 Gala sponsors:
|BNY Mellon||Market Resource Partners|
|BP America||Moore Brothers Wine Company|
|Cephalon||Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP|
|Conrad O'Brien||Reaching Agreement ADR LLC|
|Cozen O'Connor||Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP|
|Delaware Investments||Smart Devine|
|Drinker Biddle & Reath, L.L.P.||Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young LLP|
|Fox Rothschild LLP||Teva Pharmaceuticals|
|The Glenmede Trust Company||UTRS, Inc.|
For more information, please contact Amelia Schmertz, Director of Development, via or (215) 320-2682.