November 2023

11Nov6:00 pm32nd Annual Charity GalaCommunity Foundation of West Tennessee


Event Details

The Charity Gala is the largest fundraiser hosted by The Foundation and raises funds to support critical community initiatives, like the organization’s annual Community Impact Grants.

The black and white affair will feature a cocktail hour, silent auction, seated dinner, award presentations, and live entertainment. The Foundation is excited to welcome back Caleb Minter and the Structure Band as the evening’s entertainment.

The Foundation will recognize nine individuals who made an impact on Jackson during the award presentations at the event. This year’s recipients are:
Allison DeMarcus – Tigrett Award
Jim Norton and Robert Walden – Dr. A. Barnett Scott Service Award
Andrew Boks – Jackson Award for The Arts
Dr. Jeremy Tubbs – Jackson Award for Education
John H. Weston, Jr. – Jackson Award for Healthcare
Young Kim – Jackson Award for Leadership
Jackie Utley – Jackson Award for Volunteer Service
Elvia Trejo Reyes – Jackson Award for Youth

Tickets for the Charity Gala are $2,500 for a table of eight or $350 per individual ticket. Each ticket includes a cocktail hour, silent auction, seated dinner and live entertainment. Sponsorships are available starting at $3,500.

To secure your seats for the Charity Gala, contact Haley Wildridge by email at or by calling (731)-984-2146.

Click ‘learn more’ for more details about the Gala.


(Saturday) 6:00 pm


Carl Perkins Civic Center

400 South Highland Avenue, Jackson, TN, United States 38301