At this year's Mardi Gras Party and Gumbo Contest, participants who commit to becoming new one-time or sustaining donors to Tennessee Equality Project will be eligible to win special prize packages. New donors or current donors who increase their commitment to TEP at the gumbo contest will be included in drawings according to their level of commitment within TEP's Giving Circles:
- Governor Circle ($1200 or $100/month): $100 Gift Certificate to Chef Gary Williams' DeJavu Restaurants + 2 tickets to Playhouse on the Square (POTS)* performances OR a $100 Gift Certificate to Chef Kelly English's Restaurant Iris or The Second Line + 2 tickets to POTS performances*
- Lt. Governor Circle ($900 or $75/month): 6 tickets to performances at POTS*
- Speaker Circle ($600 or $50/month): 4 tickets to performances at POTS *
- Senator Circle ($300 or $25/month): 2 drawings for 2 tickets to POTS*
- ANY Circle: Two season ticket memberships for 2014-2015 to Theater Memphis (12 tickets in all excluding A Christmas Carol). Must be present at the end of the contest to receive this prize.
We are grateful to each of the above businesses for supporting the TEP Gumbo Contest and Mardi Gras Party in 2014. We are also very excited to offer these items in the contest drawing for new or increased contributions to TEP and TEP Foundation. Those who win these event-specific prizes will also receive the benefits that come with each Giving Circle (Click here for Giving Circle benefit description).
The above prizes are only available to those attending the TEP Gumbo Contest at Bridges on Sunday February 23 from 4:30 to 7 PM who make new commitments to TEP or TEPF. Purchase your tickets today for the best Gumbo Contest and Mardi Gras Party in Memphis at http://tepgumbocontest2014.bpt.me.
*All Playhouse on the Square tickets for the 2013-2014 season are good through July 31, 2014.