Annual Gala | In Celebration of Writers

The Poets & Writers Gala celebrates the indispensable contributions of writers both to our national discourse and to the inner lives of readers. The 2023 Gala will take place on Monday, March 27, at Pier Sixty in New York City. Terry Finley, CEO of Books-A-Million, is our gala chair. LeVar Burton will host. 

At this year's gala, Colin Channer, Reyna Grande, and Celeste Ng will be honored with the 2023 Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Awards, and Jennifer Hershey will be honored with the 2023 Editor's Award. Read more about the honorees here

To purchase tickets or tables or make a contribution in any amount, click here

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please complete the sponsorship form below.

For additional information, contact gala@pw.org.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Premier Underwriter Sponsorship ($100,000)
• Premier seating at the dinner (two tables, 16 tickets) • Listing in the invitation (if reserved by December 13) • Premier logo placement in the program and at the gala • Four passes to VIP reception • Acknowledgment from the podium during the gala • Acknowledgment in Poets & Writers Magazine

Lead Underwriter Sponsorship ($50,000)
• Premier seating at the dinner (up to two tables, 16 tickets) • Listing in the invitation (if reserved by December 13) • Lead logo placement in the program and at the gala • Two passes to VIP reception • Acknowledgment from the podium during the gala • Acknowledgment in Poets & Writers Magazine

Underwriter Table ($25,000)
• Premier seating at the dinner (8 tickets) • Listing in the invitation (if reserved by December 13) • Logo placement in the program and at the gala • Two passes to VIP reception •  Acknowledgment from the podium during the gala • Acknowledgment in Poets & Writers Magazine

Champion Table ($15,000)
• Prime seating at the dinner (8 tickets) • Listing in the invitation (if reserved by December 13) • Logo placement in the program and at the gala • Acknowledgment in Poets & Writers Magazine

Benefactor Table ($10,000)
• Preferred seating at the dinner (8 tickets) • Listing in the invitation • Listing in the program and at the gala • Acknowledgment in Poets & Writers Magazine

Poets & Writers is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Contributions are tax deductible as provided by law.
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View a recording of our 2022 Gala here.

For additional information, contact gala@pw.org.