Save the Date - An Evening with Jonathan Eig, author of Ali: A Life, Honoring Nancy Nasher

$2,500 Stone Level ($2,000 is tax deductible)
Table for ten, reception with Jonathan Eig prior to the event for you and your guests, acknowledgement in event program and copies of Jonathan Eig’s newest title, Ali: A Life for you and your guests

Tickets

$10,000 O’Hara Level ($8,750 is tax deductible)
Two priority tables for ten, reception with Jonathan Eig prior to the event for you and your guests, acknowledgement in printed materials, website and event-related communications, special recognition that evening and copies of Jonathan Eig’s newest title, Ali: A Life for you and your guests

Sponsorships

$5,000 Carnegie Level ($3,750 is tax deductible)
Priority table for ten, reception with Jonathan Eig prior to the event for you and your guests, acknowledgement on website and in event-related communications and copies of Jonathan Eig’s newest title, Ali: A Life for you and your guests

Join us for the Friends' annual fall fundraiser featuring best-selling author, Jonathan Eig, author of acclaimed biographies of Lou Gehrig, Jackie Robinson and Al Capone, as well as The Birth of the Pill, a fascinating saga of science, social attitudes and birth control. Ken Burns calls him “a master storyteller.” His forthcoming title, Ali: A Life, focuses on the life of Muuhammed Ali.


We will also honor Nancy Nasher, co-owner of NorthPark Center, with the May Dickson Exall Award for outstanding contributions to the Dallas libraries and literacy. Ms. Nasher, who is president and CEO of NorthPark Development Company, spearheaded the opening of Bookmarks, a Dallas Public Library branch for children, at NorthPark in 2008.


Check-in and Dinner begin at 6:30 pm with award presentation and conversation with Jonathan Eig to begin at 7:30 pm in O'Hara Hall on the 7th Floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young Street, Dallas, 75201.

Business attire

For tickets or to become a sponsor, please click below or call the FoDPL office at 214.670.1458.



$1,350 Book Hero Level ($1,100 is tax deductible)
Preferred seating for two, reception with Jonathan Eig prior to the event for you and your guest, $1,000 Book Hero membership, acknowledgement in all printed materials and two copies of Jonathan Eig’s newest title, Ali: A Life

$350 Patron Level ($225 is tax deductible)
Preferred seating for one, reception with Jonathan Eig prior to the event, $50 Sustainer membership, acknowledgement in all printed materials and one copy of Jonathan Eig’s newest title, Ali: A Life

$175 Single Ticket ($125 is tax deductible)