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Alzheimer's Association Purple Gala
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2017 Event Details
Auction Donations
Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities
Gala Photos

Event Details

The Alzheimer’s Association’s annual Purple Gala is a time to celebrate and honor the lives of people impacted by Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The evening includes a reception and silent auction followed by a gourmet dinner, live auction, entertainment, and after party with a live band. Proceeds from the Gala raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

Alzheimer's Association 25th Anniversary Purple Gala
May 6, 2017
The Depot, Minneapolis

225 South 3rd Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Event Schedule
5:30 p.m. - Check-In opens / Welcome Guests
5:30 - 7:00  p.m. - Cocktail Reception / Silent Auction
7:00 p.m. - Program Begins / Dinner
9:30 p.m. - Program Ends & Live Band/Dancing Begins!
11:30 p.m. - Music and Dancing ends

Tickets available for
sale starting January 1, 2017

Title Sponsor: $50,000
Signature Sponsor: $40,000
Presenting Sponsor: $30,000
25th Anniversary Sponsor: $25,000
Platinum Sponsor: $20,000
Diamond Sponsor: $15,000
Gold Sponsor: $10,000
Sterling Sponsor: $7,500
Silver Sponsor: $5,000
Bronze Sponsor: $3,500
Table Host (10 tickets): $2,750
Individual Ticket (1): $275

Auction Donations

If you would like to donate an auction item for the 2017 Purple Gala, please print the Auction Donation Form and mail or fax it to the Alzheimer's Association at:

Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota
7900 West 78th Street, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55439
Fax: 952.830.0513

For more information, contact Megan Van Dusartz, Development Specialist:

By phone: 952.857.0534
By email:

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Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities

2017 Gala Sponsorship Opportunities -  Coming Soon!
To learn more about becoming a sponsor at the Gala, contact Stephanie Dix Campbell, Associate Director of Relationship Events:

By phone: 952.857.0545
By email:

Thank you to our 2016 Gala Sponsors

25th Anniversary Sponsor

Gala Photos

mirmir photos from the 2015 Gala
2015 Gala Photos
Photos from the 2014 Gala
Transitions Project Video
Dementia Friendly Communities
Live Auction
Silent Auction

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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.