Wednesday, December 14, 2022

The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Tickets to the afternoon showcase is free, but registration is required. Evening Celebration, Tickets ($100), and Sponsorships from $250 to $2,500
available for
purchase now.

About the Event

Evening Celebration Reception (ticketed event) 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 

A wine and beer reception toasting the countdown to the 250th with an unveiling of key programs and legacy plans for Philadelphia. Meet, mingle and join those that are helping to shape our city’s celebration of the 250th. Tickets $100 | Sponsorships $250 to $2500
Check-in begins at 5:15 p.m.

Leave A Legacy Showcase and Discussion (free, but registration required) 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Announcement of the legacy project finalists is at 3:15 p.m.

Spend the afternoon with PHILADELPHIA250 for an immersive Legacy experience, including interactive presentations by the 11 Leave a Legacy semi-finalists, along with a lively panel discussion on legacy building in Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA250’s official Leave a Legacy projects will be announced at 4:00p.m.  

Sponsorship Opportunities


4 Tickets
Premier Pre-, Post- & Event Recognition Special Commemorative Gift


2 Tickets
Pre-, Post- & Event Recognition
Special Commemorative Gift


2 Tickets
Event Recognition


1 Ticket
Event Recognition

We are grateful to the Barnes Foundation for generously hosting this event.

Honorary Co-Chairs
Hon. Edward Rendell and Jabari Jones

Executive Director
Danielle DiLeo Kim
Host Committee

Nicole Allen White, Philadelphia Museum of Art 
Kyle Anderson
Amara Briggs, Truist 
Nneka Brown, PHILADELPHIA250 
Alan Greenberger, Drexel University 
Melissa Grimm, Grimm & Grove Communications 
Joe Hill, Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies 
Lisa Kabnick, Troutman Pepper 
Shannon McClure Roberts, Reed Smith 
Denise Portner, SteegeThomson Communications 
Keri Salerno
Casey Satell, The Franklin Institute 
Maria Shelton, Ardian Group, Inc. 
John Shimp, RidgePoint Financial Partners™ 
Alex Snyder, MPN Realty
Jennifer Sparks, Truist 
Fred Stein, The Creative Group, Inc. 
Clayton Thomas, Comcast 
David Thornburgh, Committee of Seventy

America250PA is our Official 250th Commonwealth Partner