Great Futures Gala


Save the date for the 11th Annual Great Futures Gala!
This is an exciting evening where 700+ guests join together to benefit the youth served by Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee.  The event features a cocktail party, silent auction, dinner, live auction, and, of course, a performance by a special celebrity guest. 

Check back for celebrity guest announcement coming soon!

Date: Saturday, April 15th, 2023
Time: 5 PM – 9PM
Location: Omni Nashville Hotel 
Dress Code: Business or Cocktail Attire


Become an Event Sponsor

You can stand up as a champion for local youth by sponsoring the Great Futures Gala. Benefits include tables of ten, recognition throughout the event and in the community.  Contact Denise Carothers, Director of Events & Community Engagement, at if you would like to sponsor or with any questions. The sponsorship packet may be accessed by clicking here.

Reserve Your Table or Tickets

When you attend the Great Futures Gala, you experience an evening of unforgettable entertainment, participate in a live and silent auction of more than 200 items, hear real stories of impact straight from our Club youth, and ensure that youth from disadvantaged circumstances have access to vital resources that guarantee their Great Futures


Contribute to the Auction

One easy way to support this event, and the youth it benefits, is to donate to our silent and/or live auction. With over 700 attendees, your donation to Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee will be widely recognized and appreciated. In addition to the exposure you will gain during the event, we will recognize our contributors on the auction website leading up to the event. Contact Denise Carothers, Director of Events & Community Engagement, at if you would like to facilitate an item pick-up or with any questions. The auction donation form may be accessed by clicking here. 


Explore just a few of the other ways you may consider contributing to the futures of our youth below:

  • Gala Committee member-help secure sponsorships & sell tables
  • Gala Sub-Committee member-help secure auction items
  • Event logistics-volunteer the day of the event

Contact Denise Carothers, Director of Events & Community Engagement, at if you would like to volunteer or with any questions. 

A Special Thank You to Our 2023 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Youth Ambassador


Leaders Circle



Future Stars

Club Companions

Andrea & Matt Hart


Susan & Gerard Geraghty

Friends of the Club

Annie & Jenn Brinn

Kaila & Allen Bolden

Boston Consulting Group

Capital Project Solutions 

CapStar Bank

Christine & Chase Foy

Don Holmes

Edward Magee

Enterprise Holdings

Eric Bymaster

Farzin Ferdowsi

Giftery Home Decor & Gifts


Haven Builders

Heather & Mark Traylor

Jennifer & Eric Higgs

Jensen Gahagan Sessums

Jim Gingrich 

 Jinanne & Hunter West

Julie Sebree


Marion Ligon

MARS Sales Leadership Team

MARS North America Petcare Leadership Team 

Maverick Properties


Patrick Duroseau

Paula & Ward Wilson

Procter & Gamble

Scott Cloud

Sonata Bank
Terri & John Gallagher

Tonya Sisco

Auction Donors

A. Ray Hospitality,  Ashley Anita Photography,  A Vintage Affair, Bally Sports/Atlanta Braves, Bluegrass Yacht & Country Club, BrickTops,  Canvas Skin, Christie Cookie,  Cilantro Mexican Grill,  Eric Bymaster, Fanatics,  Garcia's Mexican Restaurant, Glow Med Spa,  Golf Club of Tennessee, Gomez Photography, Hampton Social, Heritage Foundation of Williamson County,  Hermitage Museum, Hive & Colony, Hyatt Centric Downtown Nashville, C.B. Ragland Company,   Jamey Reed Fine Art, Kitchen Notes, Less Is Living, Massage Luxe Capitol View,   Musician's Hall of Fame & Museum, Nashville Brewing Company,    Nashville Pedal Tavern, National Corvette Museum, Noelle,   Parnassus Books, Sam's Place,  Sperry's, Taylor Swift,  The Blowout Co.,  The Joseph, The Standard, Tighten Up Personal Training,  True Form Fitness