SAVE THE DATE! 

Sunday, October 15th at 5:00pm

JCHE Gala and Auction

With special guest speaker ROZ CHAST 

New Yorker cartoonist and winner of the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award for her graphic novel Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?, a memoir about the aging of her parents.

Honoree:

Helen Kass

In Memoriam

1932 to 2016

JCHE Board Member, 1993 to 2016

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Helen Kass

The Gala will be held at: 

The Royal Sonesta Hotel

40 Edwin H Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA 02142

Immediately following the event, Brookline Booksmith will host a book signing with Roz Chast whose new book Going into Town will be available for purchase.

This year, pay tribute to your parents! Purchase a program book ad – scan a beloved photo and submit text. We’ll design it for you and give you two copies – one to keep, one to give.

For more information, please contact Nathan Vaughan at nvaughan@jche.org

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Roz Chast self portrait 

JCHE Gala Sponsorship Opportunities 

$25,000 Repair the World

  • Preferred seating for 12 guests
  • Full-page program book advertisement
  • Listed on the JCHE website and in all gala publications, including the invitation
  • Acknowledgement from stage and on signage/screens
  • Exclusive “meet and greet” with Roz Chast for 6 guests
  • 10 copies of GoingIntoTown

$18,000 Honor Thy Mother and Father   

  • Preferred seating for 12 guests
  • Full-page program book advertisement
  • Listed on the JCHE website and in all gala publications, including the invitation
  • Acknowledgement from stage and on signage/screens
  • Exclusive “meet and greet” with Roz Chast for 4 guests
  • 5 copies of GoingIntoTown

$10,000 Share Across Generations ·     

  • Seating for 12 guests
  • Full-page program book advertisement ·           
  • Listed on the JCHE website and in gala program book
  • Acknowledgement from stage and on signage/screens
  • Exclusive “meet and greet” with Roz Chast for 2 guests
  • 2 copies of Going Into Town

 

$5,000 Welcome the “Stranger” ·        

  • Seating for 6 guests
  • Half-page program book advertisement           
  • Listed on the JCHE website and in gala program book
  • Acknowledgement on signage/screen
  • Exclusive “meet and greet” with Roz Chast for 2 guests
  • 2 copies of Going Into Town

$2,500 Sharing our Wisdom ·  

  • Seating for 4 guests
  • Quarter page program book advertisement     
  • Listed on the JCHE website and in gala program book
  • Acknowledgement on screens at the event      \
  • Exclusive “meet and greet” with Roz Chast for 2 guests
  • 1 copy of Going Into Town

 

$1,000 Preferred Individual Ticket    

  • Preferred seating for 1
  • Admission to a pre-Gala book signing with Roz Chast and 1 copy of Going Into Town

NEW! Family Album Program Book Ads (no ticket included) You can choose to help us create a Family Album for our gala program book by paying tribute to your mom and/or dad! For full, half, and quarter page ads only. Send us a family photo (scanned or digital) and accompanying copy. We’ll design a beautiful tribute ad and send you two copies to share.

Giving Level                                                               Advertisement Sizes

$1,000 Full Page Ad                                                     6.5” (w) x 6.5” (h) 

$500    Half Page Ad                                                     6.5” (w) x 3” (h) 

$250    Quarter Page Ad                                                3” (w) x 3” (h)

$180     Business Ad                                                     3.5” (w) x 2” (h)

$100     Honor Roll                                                       Name(s)/Company Name only 

Interested in sponsoring our Gala? Please click on the link below to fill out a sponsorship form.