Race for the Kids
September 20, 2014
The 10th Annual BBBS of NYC RBC Race for the Kids, part of Nickelodeon's Worldwide Day of Play
is an opportunity for BBBS of NYC to raise awareness of the mission, to generate funds to support
our programs and to recruit more volunteer mentors. The Race attracts more than 4,000 participants.
At the Race and picnic that follows,
the children served by our organization are joined by their mentors and families, our many
other adult volunteers and caring New Yorkers for a fun-filled day that celebrates the power
of mentoring and emphasizes the importance of health and exercise.
The 20th annual morning event provides an opportunity for 100 Littles to participate in a day of
football. The day features child-friendly drills, instruction and football games on the Stadium field,
locker room tours, and a luncheon in one of the field-level clubs. Corporate Sponsors are acknowledged
by having one of the teams named in their honor and their logo placed on that team's jersey and by
signage at the event.
Sponsorships are available for $5,000 to $10,000.
In the afternoon, 16 top NYC law firms team up and have a friendly competition against each other
for a trophy, now in its 10th year. Each firm pays a fee for the right to compete on MetLife field.
Team registration starts at $10,000. Sponsorships
are also available for the afternoon.
Tournament of Champions Pong
Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall
The seventh annual ToC Pong event hosts 32 teams from within the financial community, featuring a
double-elimination tournament play and a cocktail reception following the Pong match finals.
are also welcome to watch the action from outside of the all-glass court. The tournament will be part
of the larger, week-long JP Morgan ToC. Entrance fee for a doubles team is $3,500.
Annual Sidewalks of New York Dinner
The Waldorf Astoria
This is Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC's signature fundraising event now in its 36th year. Major
corporations purchase tables at this wonderful gala made unique by the children in our mentoring
programs and their mentors who share their compelling stories and present all the awards.
Emceed by Soledad O'Brien, the event's honorees include accomplished, high-profile
individuals from the media, corporate and sports worlds. Table sponsorships are available
from $10,000 to $50,000.
Accountants & Bankers Reception
The Harmonie Club
Executives from various
industries, including fashion, law, and finance, attend to network as well as support and
thank the leaders in the accounting and banking world. Tickets and Journal advertisements
are available from $500 to $10,000.
Annual Invitational Golf Outing
Quaker Ridge Golf Club
The 18th Annual Invitational Golf Outing is attended by members of the domestic and
international hedge fund community, featuring a round of golf followed by a cocktail reception,
dinner and live auction.
Casino Jazz Night
Cipriani 42nd Street
6pm - 10pm
The 16th annual event is attended by over 700 members of the
commercial real estate community. Guests are treated to the classic drinks and dishes that
can only be found at the world-renowned Cipriani 42nd Street, while enjoying casino games
and a silent auction. Sponsorships, tickets and journal advertisements are available
from $1,500 to $50,000