About the Awards Gala

The George H.W. Bush Points of Light Awards Gala is the signature annual event that supports the mission and vision of Points of Light. The event will honor outstanding individuals advancing solutions in ways that demonstrate the extraordinary traits of our 41st president: integrity, empathy, respect, optimism, conviction in the face of opposition, and belief in the power of the human spirit to create positive change.

Reserve My Seat

September 26, 2019

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
New York, NY

Honorary Co-Chairs

Presidents George W. Bush, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama are graciously serving as honorary co-chairs of the George H.W. Bush Points of Light Awards Gala.

Co-Chairs

Raymond G. Chambers, founding chairman of the Points of Light Foundation, and Lauren Bush Lauren, granddaughter of President George H.W. Bush, and CEO and co-founder of FEED Projects, will co-chair the event.

Attend the Awards Gala

Thank you for your interest in attending and supporting the 2019 George H.W. Bush Points of Light Awards Gala. Please find full benefit information below for giving between $2,500 and $50,000. For information about our leadership sponsorship levels of $100,000 and greater, email Kelly Kener or call 404-844-5365.

Donation Levels & Benefits

Select a donation level below for full benefit details.

Gala Host Committee – $50,000

  • Opportunity for recognition as a member of the 41 for 41 Society with a threeyear commitment 
  • Host Committee recognition on all Awards Gala materials
  • One table for 10 guests at the Awards Gala with premiere seating
  • Recognition as a member of the Awards Gala Host Committee in event materials and on Points of Light’s social media properties
  • Recognition in the Points of Light Annual Report as an Awards Gala Host Committee Member

Table Sponsor – $25,000

  • One table for 10 guests at the Awards Gala
  • Priority table placement over single ticket purchases
  • Recognition in the Points of Light Annual Report

Silver Sponsor – $10,000

  • Four tickets to the Awards Gala
  • Recognition as a Silver Sponsor in Awards Gala signage and materials 
  • Recognition on the Awards Gala webpage
  • Recognition in the Points of Light Annual Report

Patron Sponsor – $5,000

  • Two tickets to the Awards Gala
  • Recognition in the Points of Light Annual Report

Single Ticket – $2,500

  • A single ticket to the Awards Gala
  • Recognition in the Points of Light Annual Report

41 for 41 Society

The 41 for 41 Society is an exclusive membership of visionary benefactors who will be recognized as the founding contributors to the George H.W. Bush Points of Light Awards. This loyal cohort of individuals believes in and supports the recognition and inspiration of the hallmark values that defined President George H.W. Bush’s life and service: kindness, compassion, empathy, self-sacrifice and commitment to country.

Membership in the 41 for 41 Society requires a minimum of a three-year commitment of $50,000 per year to Points of Light for unrestricted mission support. Annual benefits will include recognition, invitations to exclusive 41 for 41 Society gatherings, and a table at the annual George H.W. Bush Points of Light Awards Gala.