Demos and the American Prospect Magazine Present

On Thursday, May 31, 2012 DemosThe American Prospect, and our supporters celebrated our work over the past year. We also honored three incredible leaders who have advanced our vision of shared economic prosperity, inclusive democracy, and effective government. Thanks to all for helping us be at our best in this critical moment.

2012 Transforming America Awardees:


Sheila Bair

Senior Advisor at Pew Charitable Trusts and former Chairman of the FDIC

Leo Gerard

International President of the  United Steelworkers

Ai-jen Poo

Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance

Honorary Chairs:


  • Susan Berresford
  • Janet Dewart Bell
  • Congressman Keith Ellison
  • Juan Figueroa
  • Hamilton Fish
  • Laura Flanders
  • Frances Fox Piven
  • Mark Green & Deni Frand
  • Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva
  • Ken Grossinger & Micheline Klagsbrun
  • Mary Kay Henry
  • Bob Herbert
  • Leo Hindery, Jr.
  • Maria Teresa Kumar
  • Julie Kushner
  • Gara LaMarche
  • Bertha Lewis
  • Randi Weingarten
  • Lawrence Mishel
  • Bill & Judith Moyers
  • Ana Oliveira
  • Speaker Christine C. Quinn
  • Cecile Richards
  • Tavis Smiley
  • Tracy Sturdivant
  • Richard Trumka
  • Luis Ubiñas

Sponsors:


Champion of Democracy

  • KPS Capital Partners, LP

Partner in Change

  • Communication Workers of America
  • Craig Kaplan & Anne Hess
  • David & Julie Samber
  • Jon & Catherine Sheer
  • Paul E. Summit & Leila W. Kinney
  • United Federation of Teachers
  • The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Ally for Equality

  • Service Employees International Union
  • International Union, UAW

Supporter of Progress

  • American Federation of State, County, & Municipal Employees
  • BTQ Financial
  • Wade Greene
  • Panta Rhea Foundation
  • Piper Fund, a Proteus Fund initiative
  • David Rockefeller
  • Richard Rockefeller
  • Local 32BJ SEIU
  • Surdna Foundation
  • United Food & Commercial Workers International Union

Advocate for Opportunity

  • Citi
  • Marguerite Casey Foundation
  • United Steelworkers
  • Veyance Technologies & The Carlyle Group

 

Sponsorship Levels Available:


Champion of Democracy: $50,000

  • Two tables of 10 guests (20 tickets), with premier seating
  • Premium name and logo placement on event materials
  • Recognition during event speaking program
  • One full-page ad in event program 
  • Name and logo with prominent recognition on the Demos website

Ally for Equality: $25,000

  • One table of 10 guests (10 tickets), with premier seating
  • Premium name and logo placement on event materials
  • Recognition during event speaking program
  • One full-page ad in event program 
  • Name and logo with prominent recognition on the Demos website

Advocate for Opportunity: $10,000

  • One table of 10 guests (10 tickets), with prime seating
  • Premium name and logo placement on all event materials
  • One half-page ad in event program 
  • Name and logo with prominent recognition on the Demos website

Partner in Change: $5,000

  • One table of 10 guests (10 tickets)
  • Name and logo on the Demos website
  • Listing in event program 

Supporter Of Progress: $3,000

  • One Table for 10 guests (10 tickets)
  • Recognition on the Demos website
  • Listing in event program 

Program Ads

  • Full-page: $1,000
  • Half-page: $600
  • Quarter-page: $325 

Individual Tickets: $350

  • Limited number of Nonprofit and Young Professional tickets available: $200