As a non-profit organization, Academy Prep relies on the generosity of the community to help fund its mission. The school hosts a variety of special events throughout the year which offer corporations and individuals in the St. Petersburg community the opportunity to participate via an event sponsorship. Academy Prep’s sponsorship levels vary depending on the event. For more information on each event, please click on the event image below.

Sponsorship Opportunities exist for the following events:

Breakfast for Scholars brings together members of the St. Petersburg business community to meet Academy Prep students and graduates and learn how the unique educational program at Academy Prep is preparing our region’s next generation of leaders. Guests enjoy breakfast and a brief program. Click here to view photos from last year’s event.

The Celebrity Chef Dinner with Wine Pairing is an event supporting Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg and the St. Pete City Theatre. Guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, three course dinner and a dessert bar hosted by Parkshore Grill. Ticket quantities are limited to 70.

Five Fabulous Females gathers prominent St. Petersburg corporations and residents to celebrate the contributions of five remarkable women leaders from the Tampa Bay business and philanthropic communities. Each honoree is introduced by a current Academy Prep scholar who has drawn inspiration from their accomplishments. This event is a luncheon featuring presentations from several honorees and students. Click here to view photos from last year’s event.

Evening of Dreams is Academy Prep Center of St. Petersburg’s signature annual event. The gala raises support for the Student Scholarship Program while honoring an outstanding contributor to the school with our Jeffrey L. Fortune Dream Maker Award. The evening features cocktails, dinner, dancing, opportunity drawings and St. Petersburg’s most exclusive silent and live auctions. To see pictures from last year’s gala, click here.