Fore the future gala
Seattle Sheraton Ballroom | Seattle, WA | June 2015
With nearby Chambers Bay hosting the 115th U.S. Open, The First Tee of Greater Seattle recruited 3PT to produce their "Fore the Future" fundraising gala. Highlighted by keynote speakers Fred Couples and Steve Ballmer, we developed a program to showcase the positive community impact of The First Tee and provide attendees with an entertaining evening geared at raising funds to build the "Fred Couples Clubhouse", a new home base for The First Tee at Seattle's Jefferson Park Golf Course. The event was hugely successful, raising hundreds of thousands of dollars which will serve the youth of the Pacific Northwest for years to come.
lenny wilkens foundation celebrity weekend
Bellevue Hyatt Regency Ballroom | Bellevue, WA | August 2015
We worked with the Lenny Wilkens Foundation to produce programming for their annual fundraising gala, providing an opportunity to create auction concepts that would showcase the vast range of celebrities in attendance, all there to support one of the greatest basketball legends in the Seattle community. Hosted by ESPN’s Kenny Mayne and NFL Network’s Nate Burleson, auction highlights included a selfie opportunity with Sonics legends Lenny Wilkens, Spencer Haywood, Gus Williams and Dale Ellis, as well as incorporating a basketball game of P-I-G versus Globetrotter legend Meadowlark Lemon, with the top bid going to NBA star Jamal Crawford.
THE DRIVE | FAN PEP-RALLY
North Plaza CenturyLink Field | Seattle, WA | June 2014
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and NASCAR Driver Kasey Kahne teamed up to put on 'The DRIVE', a fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. The event kicked off with a public pep rally on the north plaza of CenturyLink Field in Seattle. 3PT teamed up with both athlete's foundations to produce the rally, which drew thousands of kids and fans from across the Pacific Northwest. The festivities were hosted by Fox Sports' Charissa Thompson and featured a Q&A with Russell and Kasey teaching kids about living an active and healthy lifestyle.
RUSSELL WILSON FOUNDATION LAUNCH EVENT
CenturyLink Field | Seattle, WA | September 2014
Russell Wilson teamed up with Russell Investments, through their "Invested with Russell" program, for a launch event at CenturyLink Field to announce his new "Why Not You Foundation". 3PT worked closely with both groups to produce the event, from operational planning to stage management, programming and music. Hosted by Seahawks sideline reporter, Jen Mueller, the private fundraiser feature a Q&A, live auction and an inspiring crowd address by the Pro Bowl star himself.
JAMAL CRAWFORD A PLUS CLASSIC
Spokane Arena | Spokane, WA | July 2013
We teamed up with the A PLUS Youth Program and NBA 6th Man of the Year Jamal Crawford to host a charity game at Spokane Arena during Hoopfest weekend. The exhibition basketball game featured NBA stars like John Wall, Nate Robinson, Rodney Stuckey and Klay Thompson in an event to raise money in support of the A PLUS Youth Program.