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McInerny Banquet - April 1, 2006


Table Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here to become a sponsor


$50,000 Conference Sponsor

Event benefits: Naming of a 2006 or 2007 conference in honor of the donor

-Ten dinner tickets

-Full page in banquet program

-benefits of sponsorship below



$ 25,000  Lecture Sponsor (provides support towards a lecture sponsored by the Center)

Event Benefits: Naming of a 2006 public lecture in honor of the donor

-ten dinner tickets

-benefits of sponsorship below



$ 10,000  Fellowship Sponsor (provides support of scholars’ research)

Event Benefits: ten dinner tickets, VIP Table Placement

- full page ad in banquet program

- benefits of sponsorship below



$   5,000  Amicus Sponsor (provides support of official publications presented by the Center)

Event Benefits: ten dinner tickets

- listing on the Center’s website

- half page in banquet program

- VIP reception, photo opportunity with Dr. McInerny and Michael Novak, Keynote Speaker

-Autographed copy of the March release of Dr. McInerny’s Memoir, I Alone Have Escaped to Tell You.



$    200 Individual Ticket - Purchase your ticket online

Benefit: copy of Dr. McInerny’s Aquinas Lecture



Note 1 - Any donor that gives more than $200 to the event will be listed as an Event Supporter in follow-up newsletter, website honor roll of donors, and annual report;


Note 2 - A donation of $100,000 will endow an annual lecture to be named in honor of the donor and his spouse; a donation of $500,000 will endow an annual conference to be named in honor of the donor and his spouse; a donation of $1 million will endow an annual fellowship in the Center; a donation of $2 million will endow a permanent Chair in the Center.






Ads for Banquet Journal - Click here to buy an ad

Kindly provide camera-ready copy no later than March 15.


1) BACK Cover   - $3,000

2) Inside FRONT Cover - $2,500

3) Inside BACK Cover  - $2,000

4) Full Page - $1,500

5) Half Page - $1,000

6) Quarter Page - $500





Tax deductible information

The McInerny Center is a project sponsored by the American Public Philosophy Institute, a 501[c][3] tax-exempt public charity, and banquet ticket prices and sponsorships are deductible to the full extent of the law





Please make your check payable to: APPI–Ralph McInerny Banquet