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Special Events 2014

Race for the Kids
September 20, 2014
Prospect Park

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.

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Gridiron Games
October 25th, 2014
MetLife Stadium

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.

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Tournament of Champions Pong
January, 2015
Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall

ToC Pong in Grand Central 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.

Spectators 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.

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Special thanks to last year's official hotel sponsor the Westin Grand Central

Annual Sidewalks of New York Dinner
Spring, 2015
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.

For additional information, please contact Meredith Sanandres at or (212) 888-7003

Accountants & Bankers Reception
Spring, 2015
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
Summer, 2015
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
Summer 2015
Cipriani 42nd Street
6pm - 10pm

Kris Allen 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

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