Seven Generations Awards Dinner & Silent Auction

Save The Date!

Saturday, September 9, 2017
6:00 until 10:00 p.m.

Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino
5040 Wild Horse Pass Boulevard
Chandler, Arizona 85048

Donating? Sponsoring?

To donate to the Silent Auction, please fill out and follow the instructions on this form.

To reserve a sponsorship, download, fill out, and send this form to Jeff Harmon.

Read this year’s letter from NABA-AZ President Theresa Rosier about the Seven Generations Awards Dinner and Silent Auction.

Native American Bar Association of Arizona 2017 Seven Generations Honorees

This year NABA-AZ is honoring the following distinguished individuals for their contribution to the Arizona Indian law community:

Lifetime Achievement Award:
Kevin Gover

Community Award:
Casey Family Programs,
Indian Child Welfare Program


Member of the Year Award
Kathlene Rosier

Purchase Tickets & Sponsorships

Tickets for the 2017 Awards Dinner and Silent Auction event are $125 each.




If you are interested in purchasing a sponsorship for the 2017 Awards Dinner, fill out and send this form to Jeff Harmon. Payment options for sponsorships include sending a check by mail or paying by card via PayPal below.




SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

To reserve a sponsorship, download, fill out, and send this form to Jeff Harmon.

NABA-AZ 10th Anniversary Premier Sponsorship – $10,000
– 2 VIP tables with seating for 20 guests
– Full page ad in the event program
– Recognition from stage at the event
– Recognition on event program cover
– Company name & logo included on promotional materials & press releases
– Company name, logo, & website link on the NABA-AZ website for one year
– Company logo on screen at event
– Listing as the premier sponsor in the event program
– A company representative will have the opportunity to give a short presentation to event guests during the program
– Recognition on event banner(s)

Sovereignty Sponsorship – $5,000
– VIP table with seating for 10 guests
– Full page ad in the event program
– Recognition from stage at the event
– Company name & logo included on promotional materials & press releases
– Company name, logo, & website link on the NABA-AZ website for one year
– Company logo on screen at event
– Listing as an event sponsor in the program

Nation Building Sponsorship – $4,000
– Premier table with seating for 10 guests
– Half-page ad in the event program
– Recognition from stage at the event
– Company name, logo, & website link on the NABA-AZ website for one year
– Company logo on screen at the event
– Listing as an event sponsor in the program

Self-Governance Sponsorship – 3,000
– Table with seating for 10 guests
– Recognition from stage at the event
– Company logo on screen at the event
– Listing as an event sponsor in the program

Education & Mentorship Sponsor – $2,000
– Six tickets to event (4 for sponsor guests; 2 for law students)
– Logo on screen at the event
– Listing as an event sponsor in the program

Favor Sponsor
Donation of 200 Small Gifts for Event Guests
– Logo on screen at the event
– Listing as the favor sponsor in the program

For a downloadable version of these sponsorship opportunities, clink here.

Please contact Jeff Harmon at (480)362-5409 or Jeff.Harmon@SRPMIC-nsn.gov for more information on Sponsorship opportunities.

Lifetime Achievement Award Criteria


Recognizes and honors a senior attorney who has made a substantial contribution to the practice and administration of law in the State of Arizona in the following ways:

  1. Has contributed to the legal field and provided service and expertise for significant period of time.  Must be a senior attorney.
  2. Has provided valuable service by devoting time and energy to improve the quality of life for others in the Native American community.
  3. Has created change or impacted change at the local, state and national level.
  4. Demonstrated leadership in the Community.
  5. Is recognized by peers for legal projects and achievements including business-related affiliations, directorships and other designations.
  6. Has received other awards, honors, achievements or publications that support this nomination.

Member of the Year Award Criteria


Recognizes and honors a NABA-AZ member who:

  1. Has a long history of service to NABA-AZ or a new member who has contributed significantly to the organization.
  2. Has brought honor and esteem to NABA-AZ by their commitment to public service.
  3. Has demonstrated such commitment through, among other things, pro bono, community service or bar association activities, or by providing legal services to the underrepresented and disadvantaged.
  4. Is an active member of NABA-AZ, as evidenced by attendance at conference and workshops, participation on NABA-AZ committees or forums, or other support of NABA-AZ.
  5. Has helped NABA-AZ achieve financial and/or other resource savings, improved service to members, and community outreach.

Community Service Award Criteria


Recognizes and honors individuals or groups making an impact in Arizona who/that has:

  1. Demonstrated service, leadership or contribution to the Indian community.
  2. Demonstrated ability to achieve and/or overcome obstacles to build stronger, healthier and safer communities.
  3. Has had positive outcome of project.
  4. Demonstrate sustained commitment to meeting community needs.
  5. Developed and fostered the virtues and skills of civic engagement and social responsibility.
  6. Used unique and creative approaches to meeting needs.



Past Awardees:

2009

Rod Lewis
Lifetime Achievement

Patty Ferguson-Bohnee
Member of the Year



2012

Louis Denetsosie
Lifetime Achievement

Linda Benally
Member of the Year

Peterson Zah
Community Service
2015

Eric Dahlstrom
Lifetime Achievement

Denten Robinson
Member of the Year

James Anaya
Community Service
2010

Honorable William C. Canby Jr.
Lifetime Achievement

Kerry Patterson
Member of the Year

Clinton M. Pattea
Community Service
2013

Lawrence Huerta
Lifetime Achievement

Sonia Martinez
Member of the Year

John Lewis
Community Service
2016

Honorable Ben Hanley
Lifetime Achievement

Jeff Harmon
Member of the Year

Pascua Yaqui Tribe
Community Service
2011

William Quinn
Lifetime Achievement

Steve Heeley
Member of the Year

DNA People’s Legal Services
Community
2014

Robert N. Clinton
Lifetime Achievement

Diandra D. Benally
Member of the Year

Diane Enos
Community Service

Native American Bar Association of Arizona

Our Mission:
Promoting the development of Indian attorneys while advancing and improving the practice of Indian law in Arizona.

Address:


Email:
P.O. Box 1732
Phoenix, AZ 85001

info@naba-az.com