gala invite 2018
Posse Gala 2018

Posse’s Annual Gala

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 | 6:30pm - 10pm

An Evening of Stars


Cipriani Wall Street
55 Wall Street
New York NY, 10005

Event Schedule

  1. 6:30pm: Cocktails
  2. 7:30pm: Dinner


Click here to purchase individual tickets online.


Posse’s annual gala celebration held in New York City welcomes hundreds of guests and honors individual and corporate leaders in education. Posse invites you to join leaders of major companies from across the country, national journalists, celebrities, noteworthy philanthropists, Posse alumni and Posse Scholars at this elegant, hallmark event.

2018 Posse Star Honorees

Each year, The Posse Foundation identifies honorees who exhibit leadership, who make a significant contribution in the field of education, and who positively affect people’s lives. They are leaders in their respective fields, presidents and chancellors of Posse partner colleges and universities, and Posse alumni. We are proud to acknowledge these honorees as role models for us all.

Koby Altman

Middlebury College Posse Alumnus; General Manager, Cleveland Cavaliers

Richard D. Fain

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Dan Porterfield

President, Franklin & Marshall College

Sponsorship Levels

Estimated benefit value for goods and services per guest: $265

For more information and to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, call Melanie Gisin at (212) 405-1691 or send us an email.

Individual Tickets

  • $5,000 VIP seating for one guest.
  • $1,000 General seating for one guest.
  • $300 General seating for a Posse Alumna/us.

Estimated benefit value for goods and services per ticket: $265

Please note that there is a four-ticket purchase limit for individual tickets.