Date + Time
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
5:30 - 7:30 PM

The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Tickets ($100) and Sponsorships
from $250 to $2,500 available for
purchase now.

About the Event

The nation’s 250th anniversary in 2026 will be the most important event that Philadelphia will host in the next 50 years. Join the fun and support a transformational 250th in Philly by attending the first annual PHILADELPHIA250 Showcase and Countdown Celebration to the 250th!

Be among the first to see what’s planned for 2026 and meet the teams behind PHILADELPHIA250’s Leave a Legacy projects - bold ideas that promise to have positive neighborhood impact.

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

Thank you to our Sponsors

Ardian Group, Inc.
Danielle DiLeo Kim & Patrick K. Kim
Reed Smith
RidgePoint Financial Partners™
West Philadelphia Corridor Collaborative 

Nneka Brown
Grimm & Grove
Lisa D. Kabnick & John H. McFadden
MGA Partners
MPN Realty
Dr. Marc Rothman, Rothman and Kim Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC
SteegeThomson Communications
The Creative Group, Inc. 

Debbie Buchwald
Green and Spiegel U.S.
Kreischer Miller
OceanFirst Bank
Substance Strategy & Creative
TD Bank
Clayton & Rebecca Thomas
Cooke and Berlinger Jewelers
Equitable Cities Consulting
The Franklin Institute
Rvesta Consulting 

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 
Nina Grier, Historical Dream, LLC 
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