Celebrate with us in-person or virtually as we welcome the return of our premier auction, featuring vehicles, experiences, and more!

In-person guests will enjoy a cocktail-style reception, open bar, live music, and special program.

 
 

At An Achievable Dream, you help make our students' dreams come true. Together, we can continue to create endless opportunities and change lives.

Purchase your $100 raffle ticket for a chance to win the $10,000 cash prize!

You must be an event sponsor or attendee to purchase raffle tickets.

Online Premier Auction

The online premier auction is a highlight of the Tennis Ball!
Bid on cars, sports memorabilia, exclusive dinners, and experiences.

PROGRAM

6:30 p.m.
Registration opens

7:30 p.m.
Program commences

8:00 p.m.
Raffle ticket sales end
Raffle drawing at conclusion of the program

9:00 p.m.
Online auction closes

9:30 p.m.
Auction check-out opens
Item pick up

Please join us following the celebration with dancing and live music by Eight Past Midnight!

 

DESTINY • $20,000

 
 

Additional Sponsorship Benefits

  • Access to the premier online live auction.
  • Full-page ad in print and digital program book.
  • Logo in print and digital program book and on-site event screens.
  • Prominent logo inclusion and recognition in program presentation.
  • Prominent recognition on signage during the event. Logo inclusion in print ads in the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot.
  • Logo inclusion in corresponding digital ads on DailyPress.com and PilotOnline.com.
  • Prominent logo and name placement on TennisBall.org.
  • Recognition in the Winter/Spring edition of “It Is All A Dream,” An Achievable Dream’s semi-annual print and digital magazine.
  • Logo recognition on An Achievable Dream’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn (combined following of over 7,500).
  • Logo in An Achievable Dream’s e-blasts (distribution of approx. 4,500).

VISION • $10,000

 
 

Additional Sponsorship Benefits

  • Access to the premier online live auction.
  • Half-page ad in print and digital program book.
  • Logo in print and digital program book and on-site event screens.
  • Prominent logo inclusion and recognition in program presentation.
  • Prominent recognition on signage during the event.
  • Logo inclusion in print ads in the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot.
  • Logo inclusion in corresponding digital ads on DailyPress.com and PilotOnline.com.
  • Prominent logo and name placement on TennisBall.org.
  • Recognition in the Winter/Spring edition of “It Is All A Dream,” An Achievable Dream’s semi-annual print and digital magazine.
  • Logo recognition on An Achievable Dream’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn (combined following of over 7,500).
  • Logo in An Achievable Dream’s e-blasts (distribution of approx. 4,500).

INSPIRATION • $5,000

 
 

Additional Sponsorship Benefits

  • Access to the premier online live auction.
  • Half-page ad in print and digital program book.
  • Logo in print and digital program book and on-site event screens.
  • Logo inclusion and recognition in program presentation.
  • Recognition on signage during the event.
  • Logo inclusion in print ads in the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot.
  • Logo inclusion in corresponding digital ads on DailyPress.com and PilotOnline.com.
  • Logo and name placement on TennisBall.org.
  • Logo in the Winter/Spring edition of “It Is All A Dream,” An Achievable Dream’s semi-annual print and digital magazine.
  • Logo recognition on An Achievable Dream’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn (combined following of over 7,500).
  • Logo in An Achievable Dream’s e-blasts (distribution of approx. 4,500).

IMAGINATION • $2,500

 
 

Additional Sponsorship Benefits

  • Access to the premier online live auction.
  • Quarter-page ad in print and digital program book.
  • Logo in print and digital program book and on-site event screens.
  • Logo in program presentation.
  • Logo on signage during the event.
  • Logo in print ads in the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot.
  • Logo in corresponding digital ads on DailyPress.com and PilotOnline.com.
  • Logo on TennisBall.org.
  • Logo in the Winter/Spring edition of “It Is All A Dream,” An Achievable Dream’s semi-annual print and digital magazine.
  • Logo on An Achievable Dream’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn (combined following of over 7,500).
  • Logo in An Achievable Dream’s e-blasts (distribution of approx. 4,500).

ILLUSION • $1,000

 
 

Additional Sponsorship Benefits

  • Access to the premier online live auction.
  • Quarter-page ad in print and digital program book.
  • Listing in print and digital program book and on-site event screens.
  • Listing in program presentation.
  • Listing on signage during the event.
  • Listing in print ads in the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot.
  • Listing in corresponding digital ads on DailyPress.com and PilotOnline.com.
  • Listing on TennisBall.org.
  • Listing recognition in the Winter/Spring edition of “It Is All A Dream,” An Achievable Dream’s semi-annual print and digital magazine.
  • Listing on An Achievable Dream’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn (combined following of over 7,500).
  • Listing in An Achievable Dream’s e-blasts (distribution of approx. 4,500).

VIRTUAL • $500

 
  • Virtual Sponsorship includes household virtual event admission and access to program livestream and “Tennis Ball in a Box” for up to 2 with festive snacks, wine, decor, and more!
  • Listing in print and digital program book and on-site event screens.
  • Listing in program presentation.
  • Listing on signage during the event.
  • Listing in print ads in the Daily Press and Virginian-Pilot.
  • Listing in corresponding digital ads on DailyPress.com and PilotOnline.com.
  • Listing on TennisBall.org.
  • Listing in the Winter/Spring edition of “It Is All A Dream,” An Achievable Dream’s semi-annual print and digital magazine.
  • Listing recognition on An Achievable Dream’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn (combined following of over 7,500).
  • Listing in An Achievable Dream’s e-blasts (distribution of approx. 4,500).

Thank you to our 31st Annual Tennis Ball Sponsors!

Dream Sponsors

 
 
 
 

Destiny Sponsors


Vision Sponsors


Inspiration Sponsors


Imagination Sponsors

 

Illusion Sponsors

 
Dr. Denise R. Chamblee and Dr. Gary A. Tanner
Dister, Inc.
Harbor Group International
Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate
Yvonne Johnson, Abbitt Realty
Lockwood Carpets
Old Point National Bank
Ward R. Scull, III
Dwight and Barbara West
World Class Solutions, Inc.

Virtual Sponsors

 
Payday Payroll
Paul F. Schellhammer
Mrs. Kathleen Hickey Wallis and Dr. James Wallis

There are not enough words to explain what being a Dreamer has done for me. An Achievable Dream has provided us with opportunities that some of us could have only dreamed about. I cannot say where I would be without An Achievable Dream, but I know where I am because of it.

Sherrelle Sardik, An Achievable Dream - Class of 2006, Qualified Mental Health Professional

 

An Achievable Dream

is a nationally recognized educational nonprofit dedicated to the belief that all children can learn and succeed. Co-operating schools in partnership with public school districts in Newport News, Virginia Beach, and Henrico County, Virginia, An Achievable Dream works to level the playing field for students in under-served communities by providing additional tools and opportunities to equip students for success. An Achievable Dream develops independent, productive citizens through a Social, Academic, and Moral Education (SAME®).

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