Thank you to everyone who supported Just Say YAYA this year! It was a huge success that could not have happened without our patrons and sponsors. Stay tuned for our Just Say YAYA 2017 photo gallery.


JUST SAY YAYA 2017 EVENT CHAIRS

Evie Poitevent Sanders | Ellie Sanders | Lilla Wright Kearney

YAYA ARTIST COMMITTEE

Ian Jackson | Hudson Meyn | Lily Kaloustian | Hart Kelly | Hannah Lee

GALA COMMITTEE

Glenny Beahm, Rayna Bishop, Brook Bissinger, Vivian Cahn, Danielle & Kirk Coco, Celeste Eustis, Enid Fahrenholt, Amy Farnsworth, Katherine Fausset & Matthew Guma, Katie Hardin, Alicia Higginbotham, Sarah Hillery, John Hinds, Betsy Houston, Maria Pardo Huete, Kay Kerrigan, Ashley Kostmayer, Nicole Laan, Beth Lambert, Brandy Lane, Sarah Martzolf & David Jackson, Sarah & Kelly Mayhew, Sloane & James McGregor, Bitsy Metcalf, Rachel Moring, Carter & Claiborne Perrilliat, Katherine Raymond, Sarah Samuel, Lem Sanders, Charlotte Sawyer, Anna & Wes Schaefer, Corbett Scott, Ginger Smith, Carol Starr, Meredith & Minor Strachan, Alycia & Robby Swayze, Jamie Toso Miner, Katherine Velie


SPONSORSHIPS AND TICKET LEVELS:

CRESCENT CITY SUPERSTAR – $10,000
Underwrites a full year of arts and entrepreneurship training for one YAYA teen artist. Includes 30 patron tickets; name recognition on the YAYA campus; name and logo recognition on all event materials; and the opportunity to host a private glass demo at YAYA for up to 50 people and to design your own unique glass artwork (includes facility rental, staff, and materials; does not include catering).

CENTRAL CITY CHAMPION – $5,000
Underwrites one semester of arts and entrepreneurship training for one YAYA teen artist. Includes 20 patron tickets; name recognition on the YAYA campus; name and logo recognition on all event materials; and the opportunity to host a private glass demo at YAYA for up to 50 people (includes facility rental and staff; does not include catering).

RIVER/LAKE LEADER – $2,500
Supports one month of career development and life skills training for YAYA teen artists. Includes 15 patron tickets and recognition on all event materials.

UPTOWN/DOWNTOWN DARLING – $1,000
Underwrites a paid internship for one YAYA artist. Includes 10 patron tickets and recognition on all event materials.

LASALLE PAL – $500
Underwrites a professional guest artist workshop with the YAYA teen artists. Includes 4 patron tickets and recognition on all event materials.

PATRON TICKET – $150
Includes an invitation to the patron party and auction preview from
6-7pm.

GALA TICKET – $50

SPONSORS & PATRONS:

CENTRAL CITY CHAMPION
Kay & Robert Kerrigan, Monteleone Family Foundation

RIVER/LAKE LEADERS
Boh Brothers Centennial Fund, Shelby & Susan Russ, Paul & Stacey Schott, Pacific Gateway Concessions

UPTOWN/DOWNTOWN DARLINGS
Bev & Johnny Church, Coughlin Saunders Foundation, Lesli Harris, IBERIABANK, The Kabacoff Family Foundation, Patti & Tommy Jahncke, Peggy & Jack Laborde, Landis Construction Co., LLC, Meg Miles, Ochsner Baptist, Hunter Powell, Troy Scroggins, Karen & Jim Ward

LASALLE PALS
an.gle events, Patricia & Vernon Brinson, Whitney Bank, Tony & Katherine Gelderman, Susan Jones Gundlach, Ann Kaufman,  Jones Walker LLP, Douglas & Susan Johnson, Linda & Gordon Kolb, Jay & Sally Lapeyre, Bobby Miles, Jana Napoli,  Thomas O'Keefe, Ann & Larry Rabin, Isabel Sanders

ARTS CENTER AMBASSADORS
Ann Abbrecht, Anne & Jack Carrere, Elizabeth Boh, Elizabeth & Peyton Bush, Vivian & Richard Cahn, Danielle & Kirk Coco, Donald Engler, Curtis & Celeste Eustis, Katherine Fausset & Matthew Guma, Pamela Friedler, Mimi & Billy Groome, Glenn Gruber, John Hinds IV, Scott & Janet Howard, Jen & Rob Huntley, Paulette Hurdlik & Keith Hardie, Carole & Morton Katz, Lilla Wright Kearney, Susu & Mike Kearney, Marjorie Kraus, Beth & Hugh Lambert, Baty Landis & Lee Arnold, Rebecca Madura, Michael Mann, Sarah Martzolf, Sloane & James McGregor, Bitsy Metcalf, Brooke Miles, Sally Miles Bruns, Molly & Ivy Mouledoux, Sally & Lawrence O’Meallie, Carter & Claiborne Perrilliat, Jeanie & Claiborne Perrilliat, Evie & Lem Sanders, Katherine & Beau Raymond, Richard & Mary Martin Roth, Mark & Brenda Rosenbaum, Sarah & Scott Samuel, Ellie Sanders, Charlotte & Jack Sawyer, Corbett Scott, Monte Shalett & Melanie Merz, Nathalie Simon, Carol & Pierce Starr, Dana & Patrick Summerour, Jamie Toso Miner, Julie & Matt Tritschler, Henry Street Fund, Patrick & Sarah Vance, Katherine & Brian Velie, Mrs. George G. Villere, Bill & Alice Wright, Carlos & Elizabeth Zervigón