Event Details

Guaranteed to be an unforgettable evening full of magical moments. Join us for an inspiring night on Broadway supporting Peppers Ranch Foster Care Community and Oklahoma’s foster children.

This Annual Night in Black and White Gala, a black tie event, will be held at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel in Oklahoma City on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

Our On-Broadway themed atmosphere, live and silent auctions, dinner, cocktails, and dancing will help raise awareness and donations for the foster families and foster children living at Peppers Ranch.

Hotel Details

Event Donation

This year, proceeds from the gala will go towards supporting our “Learning Center Expansion,” which offers critical supports, programs, therapies, educational activities and performing arts to the foster children and their families who call Peppers Ranch home.

Please join us as we celebrate the continued excellence of caring for Oklahoma’s foster children living at Peppers Ranch foster care community.

Purchase your sponsorship or tickets below!

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Masters of Ceremony

Lacy Lett

Lacey Lett is a morning anchor for “Rise and Shine” on KAUT as well as a reporter for KFOR-TV. In addition, Lett produces and reports the foster child series “A Place To Call Home, which has helped dozens of children under DHS find an adoptive home.
Lett has more than a decade of experience in print, radio, television, and advertising.
Lacey graduated with honors from the University of Oklahoma Gaylord School of Journalism and Mass Communications in 2006 following a associate degree in Broadcasting from OCCC.
Lett’s past experiences include working as a lifestyle host in Tulsa, co-anchoring a travel show for Oklahoma, working for VH1 and MTV in New York City, hosting radio shows on TheSpyFm.com and 94.7 The Buzz in Oklahoma City as well as hosting an online program called “7 in Seven.”

Tonya Ratcliff

Tonya Ratcliff is the Executive Director of Peppers Ranch Foster Care Community located on roughly 700 acres in Guthrie, Oklahoma serving foster kids statewide.
Tonya is married to Travis Ratcliff of 17 years and has lived at Peppers Ranch since 2009. Tonya and Travis are advocates for children with special needs (specifically drug exposed infants) and feel their calling focuses on finding answers and avenues to help these children grow and overcome life’s obstacles.
They currently have 10 fantastic children 8 adopted through the Oklahoma Department of Human Services foster care and 2 biological and are still answering the call to foster.
Born and raised in Oklahoma City, Tonya attended Putnam City North High School, and obtained her B.S. in Applied Health Sciences and her M.Ed. in Professional Health Occupations at the University of Central Oklahoma, in Edmond.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Presenting Sponsor & Underwriter - $50,000

$50,000 PRESENTING SPONSOR & UNDERWRITER
  • 4 Tables for 8 + Table Concierge
  • VIP Check-In Experience
  • VIP Reception
  • Valet Parking Passes (16)
  • Recognition on Event Invitation (Logo)
  • Speaking Opportunity (Live or Video)
  • Color Centerfold Ad Inside of the Event Program
  • Recognition on Event Website (Logo)
  • Recognition on Event Publicity Material (Logo)
  • Recognition at Venue (Logo)
  • Recognition from Stage

Producer's Guild Sponsorship - $25,000

$25,000 PRODUCER’S GUILD
  • 2 Tables for 8 + Table Concierge
  • VIP Check-In Experience
  • VIP Reception
  • Valet Parking Passes (16)
  • Recognition on Event Invitation (Logo)
  • Speaking Opportunity (Live or Video)
  • Color Centerfold Ad Inside of the Event Program
  • Recognition on Event Website (Logo)
  • Recognition on Event Publicity Material (Logo)
  • Recognition at Venue (Logo)
  • Recognition from Stage

Director's Circle Sponsorship - $10,000

$10,000 DIRECTOR’S CIRCLE
  • 2 Tables for 8 + Table Concierge
  • VIP Check-In Experience
  • VIP Reception
  • Valet Parking Passes (16)
  • Recognition on Event Invitation
  • Full-Page Color Ad Inside of the Event Program (Inside Front/Back Cover)
  • Recognition on Event Website (Logo)
  • Recognition on Event Publicity Material (Logo)
  • Recognition at Venue (Logo)
  • Recognition from Stage

Broadway Partner Sponsorship - $5000

$5000 Broadway Partner 
  • 1 Table for 8
  • VIP Check-In Experience
  • VIP Reception
  • Valet Parking Passes (8)
  • Full-Page Color Ad Inside of the Event Program
  • Recognition on Event Website (Logo)
  • Recognition on Event Publicity Material (Logo)
  • Recognition at Venue (Logo)
  • Recognition from Stage

Broadway Star Sponsorship - $2500

$2500 Broadway Star 
  • 1 Table for 8
  • Half-Page Color Ad Inside of the Event Program
  • Recognition on Event Website (Logo)
  • Recognition on Event Publicity Material (Logo)
  • Recognition at Venue (Logo)

Rockette Sponsorship - $1500.00

$1500 Rockette 
  • 1 Table for 8
  • Quarter-Page Color Ad Inside of the Event Program
  • Recognition on Event Website
  • Recognition on Event Publicity Material
  • Recognition at Venue

Couple Tickets - $275.00

$275.00 each – General Admission

Individual Tickets - $150.00

$150.00 each – General Admission

Hotel Details

Stay at the Skirvin itself right after the event!

Group Name: PEPPERS RANCH BLACK & WHITE BALL
Group Code: PPR
Check-in: 03-NOV-2018
Check-out: 04-NOV-2018
Hotel Name: The Skirvin Hilton Oklahoma City
Hotel Address: One Park Avenue
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
73102
Phone Number: 4057028546
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Event Chair & Committee

Event Chair
Mary Blankenship Pointer

Mary Blankenship Pointer serves as Senior Vice President at Republic Bank & Trust.  Mary is a life-long resident of Oklahoma and has devoted her life to helping others.  She has received the national lifetime achievement award from the Points of Light Foundation twice and has volunteered over 20,000 hours., and the National Points of Light Daily Award.

Through her leadership, improvements have been made in the quality of life of children, the state’s education system, beautification of our city for positive economic impact, attention to healthcare issues, disaster relief, just to name a few. She provides leadership to so many organizations and does it flawlessly. She shares the mission of each of the agencies she helps and always leaves an imprint on the organization.

Her actions demonstrate her commitment to a strong, dynamic, innovative future for her community and state.She serves as a mentor to many and has the ability to recognize an individual’s strengths and talents and teach them how to capitalize on these attributes while rarely taking credit for all the work she does behind the scenes.”

Co-Chair Jonna Kirschner

Event Committee

  • Stephanie Alexander
  • Amber Brock
  • Jill Castilla
  • Margaret Clark
  • CR Head
  • Jonna Kirschner – Vice Chair
  • Denise Remondino
  • Juliann Strange
  • Emmy Stanley
  • Kristin Holinsworth Tibbs