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featuring Dr. Carol Swain
Turning the Page of DEI and Systemic Racism to the America we Know and Love

Thursday May 9th, 2024 | 5:30 – 9:00 PM

Thursday May 9th, 2024
5:30 – 9:00 PM

TakeCharge is committed to supporting the notion that the promise of America is available to everyone regardless of race or social station. On Thursday May 9th, the TakeCharge board invites you to the 4th annual gala with special guest Dr. Carol Swain.

5:30 PM  Reception

6:30 PM  Ballroom doors open

7:00 PM  Dinner & Program

  • TakeCharge four year progress
  • Coalition of organizations in partnership with TakeCharge
  • Remarks from Dr. Carol Swain

LaFayette Club
2800 Northview Rd, Minnetonka Beach, MN

Born into abject poverty in rural Virginia, Dr. Carol Swain earned five degrees and obtained early tenure at Princeton and full professorship at Vanderbilt where she was professor of political science and a professor of law. In addition to three Presidential appointments, Carol is a former Distinguished Senior Fellow for Constitutional Studies with the Texas Public Policy Foundation, having also served on the Tennessee Advisory Committee to the U.S. Civil Rights Commission, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the 1776 Commission. An award-winning political scientist, cited three times by the U.S. Supreme Court, she has authored or edited 11 published books and numerous opinion pieces for the major national publications. She is the founder and CEO of Carol Swain Enterprises, REAL Unity Training Solutions, Your Life Story for Descendants, and her non-profit, Be The People. Carol is a mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

Dr. Carol Swain

Sponsorship Levels

PLATINUM SPONSOR
$25,000

  • Two VIP tables of ten at dinner
  • Sponsorship listing on all materials
  • VIP reception access for all guests
  • Signage at reception & dinner
  • Featured wine at table

GOLD SPONSOR
$10,000

  • One table with premier seating for ten guests
  • Sponsorship listing on all materials
  • VIP reception access for all guests
  • Signage at reception & dinner

SILVER SPONSOR
$5,000

  • One table with seating for ten guests
  • General reception access for all guests
  • Signage at reception & dinner

BRONZE SPONSOR
$2,500

  • One table with seating for ten guests
  • General reception access for all guests
  • Signage at reception

TABLE OF 10
$1,500

  • One table with seating for ten guests
  • General reception access for all guests

SPONSOR A STUDENT
$1,500

  • Provide tickets for ten grateful students and Take Charge volunteers to attend the Gala

INDIVIDUAL SEAT
$150

  • One ticket to the Annual Take Charge gala including Cocktail Reception