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The Sportsmen’s Tennis Ball is a celebratory semi-formal annual event showcasing another year of great tennis and academic achievement at Sportsmen’s. 600+ public officials, community & corporate leaders, tennis enthusiasts, youth and their families join Sportsmen’s to enjoy great food, a unique array of 90+ auction items and dancing to a live band. In addition to raising funds each year, we honor members of our community for their leadership and we spotlight the accomplishments of our youth.

BE A SPONSOR!

Learn about Sponsorship Opportunities below!


Honorary Chair & Awardees

Honorary Chair
The Honorable Deval Patrick

U.S. Supreme Court Justice David Souter to retireDeval Patrick was appointed as the Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights under President William J. Clinton. He became the first African-American Massachusetts Governor, serving 2 terms. Patrick currently serves as the Managing Director of Bain Capital Double Impact which delivers both financial and social returns.

Tennis Trailblazer Award
Dr. Kim Allen Williams

KA Williams_SMDr. Kim Williams is a world-renowned cardiologist who was recently named President of the American College of Cardiology. Decades ago, he was captain of the University of Chicago Tennis Team as they competed in the NCAA finals, and he even played mixed doubles with USTA President and CEO Katrina Adams.

Community Builder Award  
Boston Police Department
To be accepted by Commissioner William Evans.

BPDlogoCommissioner William Evans is nationally respected as the Commissioner of the Boston Police Department. Sportsmen’s and the Boston Police Community Tennis Association have redefined police/community engagement in the City of Boston, and now throughout the country, with the Volley Against Violence Program.

Distinguished Member Award
Marilyn Chase

Marilyn ChaseMarilyn Chase, MSW, has been a Sportsmen’s club member, team member and past Chair of the Board of Directors, on which she currently serves as Vice Chair.  In all of these roles, Marilyn brings her love of tennis, youth, community and family, and shares the knowledge and wisdom that could only come with her extensive service to our community and the Commonwealth.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Presenting Sponsor
$25,000

  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on all Event Materials
  • Full Page Ad in Gala Program
  • Acknowledgement at Podium
  • Table for 12
  • 1 Year Sportsmen’s Group Membership
  • Premier Banner Placements
    in Club Lobby & Courtside
  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Summer Camp 2019 T-Shirts
  • Multimedia Recognition in Club Lobby
  • Classroom Naming Rights – 1 Year
  • Customized Group Function
    at STEC for up to 25

Sportsmen’s Cup Sponsor
$15,000

  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Event Signage and Invitation
  • Inside Cover Full Page Ad in Gala Program
  • Table for 12
  • 8 Annual Sportsmen’s Memberships
  • Banner Placement – Courtside
  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Summer Camp 2019 T-Shirts
  • Multimedia Recognition in Club Lobby
  • Classroom Naming Rights – 1 Year

Ace Sponsor
$10,000

  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Event Signage and Invitation
  • Full Page Ad in Gala Program
  • Table for 12
  • 8 Annual Sportsmen’s Memberships
  • Banner Placement – Courtside
  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Summer Camp 2019 T-Shirts
  • Multimedia Recognition
    in Club Lobby
  • Classroom Naming Rights – 1 Year

 

Match Point Sponsor
$5,000

  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Event Signage and Invitation
  • Full Page Ad in Gala Program
  • Table for 12
  • 4 Annual Sportsmen’s Memberships
  • Banner Placement – Courtside
    Multimedia Recognition in Club Lobby

Ad-In Sponsor
$3,000

  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Event Signage and Invitation
  • Half Page Ad in Gala Program
  • Table for 12
  • 2 Annual Sportsmen’s Memberships
  • Multimedia Recognition
    in Club Lobby

Scholarship Sponsor
$1,500

  • Corporate/Family Recognition
    on Event Signage and Invitation
  • Quarter Page Ad in Gala Program
  • Table for 12
  • Multimedia Recognition
    in Club Lobby


 

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