Sips at Sunset;
Garden Party Fundraiser
for MGM S.E.E.D Grant

8. 3. 24

Party for a Cause

Join us for a delightful evening at the Sips at Sunset; Garden Party, a special event hosted by The Alabama Collective in partnership with Access Montgomery, designed to support and uplift small and minority-owned businesses within our community. Proceeds from this event benefit the newly established MGM S.E.E.D. Grant (Success through Entrepreneurial Empowerment and Development Grant). 

 

Sips at Sunset is not just a fundraiser; it’s a celebration of our community’s spirit, collaboration, and commitment to economic inclusivity. This welcoming gathering invites all community members—philanthropists, young professionals, small business owners, aspiring entrepreneurs and supporters of local initiatives—to come together and make a meaningful impact.

Event Details

About the Event

The Alabama Collective and Access Montgomery are thrilled to present Sips at Sunset, a garden party fundraiser dedicated to uplifting small and minority-owned businesses. 

Sips at Sunset offers a fantastic opportunity to engage with the Montgomery community and invest in the future of local entrepreneurs. Attendees will enjoy a beautiful outdoor setting, live music from talented local artists, and the chance to connect with neighbors and friends who share a passion for supporting our local economy.

Together, we can promote a diverse and equitable economic landscape. Don’t miss out on this chance to celebrate and support our entrepreneurs!

Highlights of the Evening

  • Live Music: Enjoy performances by talented local artists
  • Crafted Cocktails: Savor expertly mixed drinks
  • Delectable Bites: Delight in gourmet hors d’oeuvres and treats
  • Engaging Conversations: Meet and mingle with fellow community members, business owners, aspiring entreprenuers and supporters

Your Ticket Makes A Difference

When you purchase a ticket, you’re planting a seed into the starting, sustaining, and scaling of small businesses in our community🌱. Each ticket serves as a donation to the MGM S.E.E.D. Grant (Success through Entrepreneurial Empowerment and Development Grant) and is 100% tax-deductible.

Reserve your tickets today and make a difference in our community!

🌺General Admission: $50

2 Complimentary beverage tickets

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres

Access to general seating areas

🌺VIP Admission: $75

4 Complimentary beverage tickets

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres

Exclusive access to VIP lounge seating and access to a private bar

Sponsorship Opportunities

We offer several sponsorship levels to ensure visibility and engagement for our generous supporters:

🌺Bronze Sponsor - $500:

  • 6 VIP Tickets
  • 4 Complimentary beverage tickets per VIP ticket
  • Customized reserved VIP section with signage
  • Complimentary hors d’oeuvres
  • Exclusive access to VIP lounge seating and access to a private bar
  • Recognition on the event website
  • Social media acknowledgment

🌺Silver Sponsor - $1000:

  • 10 VIP Tickets
  • 4 Complimentary beverage tickets per VIP ticket
  • Customized reserved VIP section with signage
  • Complimentary hors d’oeuvres
  • Exclusive access to VIP lounge seating and access to a private bar
  • Recognition on the event website 
  • Dedicated social media acknowledgment

🌺Gold Sponsor - $2,500:

  • 16 VIP Tickets
  • 4 Complimentary beverage tickets per VIP ticket
  • Customized reserved VIP section with signage
  • Complimentary hors d’oeuvres
  • Exclusive access to VIP lounge seating and access to a private bar
  • Prominent recognition on the event website with a link
  • Dedicated social media acknowledgement
  • Signage throughout the event
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Speaking opportunity during the event

About The MGM S.E.E.D. Grant Fund

The MGM S.E.E.D Grant (Success through Entrepreneurial Empowerment and Development Grant), supported by Innovate Alabama, is a dynamic and empowering initiative designed to catalyze the growth and success of small businesses in the City of Montgomery. Recognizing the vital role that small businesses play in the local economy, the MGM S.E.E.D Grant offers targeted financial support ranging from $500 to $5,000 for local small businesses. This grant program aims to nurture innovation, drive economic development, and foster a vibrant business community. The  MGM S.E.E.D Grant strives to create a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem where businesses can flourish by offering grants that address specific business needs. Applications open on August 3rd.

Partnering with Access Montgomery

The Alabama Collective is excited to partner with Access Montgomery for the Sips at Sunset Garden Party fundraiser dedicated to supporting small and minority-owned businesses. This collaboration aligns with our mission to promote a diverse and equitable economic landscape. Sips at Sunset is a fantastic opportunity to engage with the Montgomery community and invest in the future of local entrepreneurs. 

Experience the Sips at Sunset Garden Party!

Saturday, August 3, 2024 | 5-9 PM

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts – Sculpture Garden

Live Music, Crafted Cocktails, Gourmet Bites

Support small and minority-owned businesses!