The Art of the Gala
Jack Ingram, Austin’s own Grammy nominee and ACM award-winning country music artist, will perform at the annual Art of the Gala. With his love of the city, decades in the music industry and as one of three principals of Mack, Jack & McConaughey, he’ll bring incredible knowledge on brand-building through philanthropy. MJM is Austin’s premier charity event and has raised nearly $10 million for local children’s charities since its inception 6 years ago.
The Art of the Gala is a full-day event to empower area nonprofit organizations, their leadership and investors with the knowledge and tools to succeed in a crowded market. Network and learn from event planners, fundraising experts, individual and corporate philanthropists. New this year is the addition of JHL Company who is joining forces with GivingCity Austin. Jennifer Stevens and JHL bring extensive experience in event production with an expertise in the nonprofit sector.
Art of the Gala 2018 will offer attendees more content from a variety of experts in fundraising, event planning, donor engagement strategies and how to incorporate events into the overall success of an organization. Art of the Gala will teach attendees how to leave donors feeling excited to be involved in their organization and ready to return again and again.