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Thomas S. Murphy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Emeritus of Capital Cities/ABC, Inc., will receive the first-ever Magis Philanthropy Award for his exceptional support of our education programs in Africa

Join the Jesuit Refugee Service/USA for the 37th Anniversary Award Reception to celebrate Thomas S. Murphy for his extraordinary contributions to the education of refugee children in Africa. At the reception you will learn about the impact of Mr. Murphy's exceptional gift to refugees as well as enjoy refreshments, entertainment, and lively conversation with other JRS supporters and friends.

JRS/USA's Anniverary Award Reception

November 14, 2017, 6-8 PM

The Lotos Club, 5 E 66th St, New York, NY

Thomas S. Murphy - JRS Magis Philanthropy Award Recipient

JRS is honored to present Thomas S. Murphy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Emeritus of Capital Cities/ABC, Inc., with the first-ever Magis Philanthropy Award for his exceptional support of our education programs in Africa. His unparalleled support provides scholarships for refugee children in Kenya, teacher training in eastern Chad, school supplies and textbooks in Malawi, a school sustainability program for parents and children in Zimbabwe, and access to education for Congolese refugees in Burundi. His support has directly impacted the lives of tens of thousands of refugees served by JRS. 

Thomas S. Murphy is changing lives and providing hope for vulnerable children and adults and through his commitment to refugees is a living example of the Jesuit principle of “The Magis,” doing better or greater.


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SPONSORSHIP LEVELS

Sponsorship support will help us to continue and increase our important work  for refugees.

Arrupe Sponsorship - $100,000

Guided tour for two to visit JRS sites chosen in consultation with you for an up close and personal view of our work

10 Tickets to the JRS 37th Anniversary Award Reception 

10 Tickets to the private dinner at the Lotos Club with the awardee and JRS leadership immediately following the reception

Premier logo or name recognition on event signage and on screen at event

Recognition at the reception, on the JRS website, and in 2017 JRS Annual Report 


Xavier Sponsorship - $25,000

10 tickets to the JRS 37th Anniversary Award Reception

10 tickets to a private dinner at the Lotos Club with the awardee and JRS leadership immediately following the reception

Private dinner at a mutually agreeable date with former Ambassador David Robinson, the new Executive Director of Jesuit Refugee Service at The Brook Club

Premier logo or name recognition on event signage and on screen at the event

Recognition at the reception, on the JRS website, and in 2017 JRS Annual Report 


Gonzaga Sponsorship - $10,000

6 tickets to the JRS 37th Anniversary Award Reception 

6 tickets to a private dinner at the Lotos Club with awardee and JRS leadership immediately following the reception

Private lunch with former Ambassador David Robinson, the new Executive Director of JRS and Fr. Leo J. O’Donovan, SJ, Director of Mission and President Emeritus, Georgetown University at The Brook Club.

Premier logo or name recognition on event signage and on screen at the event

Recognition at the reception, on the JRS website, and in 2017 JRS Annual Report 


Canisius Sponsorship - $5,000

4 tickets to the JRS 37th Anniversary Award Reception 

4 tickets to the private dinner at the Lotos Club with the awardee and JRS leadership immediately following the reception

“Behind the scenes” tour of America Magazine with Fr. Matt Malone, SJ, President and Editor in Chief, America Magazine and Fr. James Martin, SJ, Editor-at-Large

Complimentary subscription to America Magazine

Recognition at the reception, on the JRS website, and in 2017 JRS Annual Report 

 

Faber Sponsorship - $2,500

2 tickets to the JRS 37th Anniversary Award Reception

2 tickets to lunch at the Members Dining Room and a visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art with frequent art critic, Fr. Leo J. O’Donovan, SJ, JRS Director of Mission and President Emeritus, Georgetown University

Recognition at the reception, on the JRS website, and in 2017 JRS Annual Report 

 

Bellarmine Sponsorship - $1,000

2 tickets to the JRS 37th Anniversary Award Reception

Dinner for 2 at the 83rd Street Jesuit Community with Fr. Leo J. O’Donovan, SJ, JRS Director of Mission and President Emeritus, Georgetown University

Recognition at the reception, on the JRS website, and in 2017 JRS Annual Report 


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For questions please contact: Pat McDermott pmcdermott@jesuits.org • 202-629-5939


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