Distinguished Citizen Dinner

Distinguished Citizen 2020: 

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED FURTHER NOTICE

  • Date: TBA
  • Location: Hotel Maya 700 Queensway Dr LB 90802
  • 6pm – reception
  • 7pm – dinner program
  • Attire – business
  • Parking – provided

SEE PHOTOS HERE

What is the Distinguished Citizen Dinner?

The Distinguished Citizen Dinner (DCD) recognizes community leaders who exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their everyday lives, in their workplace, and in their spheres of influence

Proceeds from the dinner help over 3,100 youth to gain confidence, life skills, and leadership abilities. All youth are local to the greater Long Beach area. 

Fore more information or to make reservations, please contact Marc Bonner via email or at (562) 684-3163

TABLE RATES AND SPONSORSHIPS

Download PDF Rates Here

Title Sponsor – $20,000

  • 3 tables – preferred seating
  • 24 seats + Host 6 Eagle Scouts
  • 2 full page color ads on back cover and front page
  • Sponsor listing during dinner
  • Your logo in program & website

Diamond Sponsor – $10,000    

  • 2 tables – preferred seating
  • 16 seats + Host 4 Eagle Scouts
  • Full page color ad in premium location
  • Sponsor listing during dinner
  • Your logo in program & website

Platinum Sponsor – $5,000

  • Seating for 8 at one table
  • Host 2 Eagle Scouts
  • Full page color ad in preferred location
  • Sponsor listing during dinner
  • Your logo in program & website

Gold Sponsor – $3,500

  • Seating for 8 at one table
  • Host 2 Eagle Scouts
  • 1/2 page color ad in program
  • Sponsor listing during dinner
  • Your logo in program & website

Silver Sponsor – $2,500

  • Seating for 8 at one table
  • Host 2 Eagle Scouts
  • 1/4 page color ad in program
  • Sponsor listing during dinner
  • Your logo in program & website

Bronze Sponsor – $1,750

  • Seating for 8 at one table
  • Host 2 Eagle Scouts

Individual Seat – $200

Sponsor an Eagle Scout – $200

DINNER PROGRAM ADS

Full Page (7.5 x 10) – $1,500  
sample full

Half Page (7.5 x 4.5) $750
sample half

Quarter Page (3.5 x 4.5) $500
sample quarter

SPONSORSHIPS

Sponsors will be recognized during dinner, in the program, and on our website.

  • Tribute Program – $5,000
  • Reception – $4,000
  • Invitation – $3,000
  • Parking – $2,000
  • Wine – $1,000

Previous recipients are a distinguished group and include the following: 

2020: Robert Luna, Police Chief

2019: 100 Years of Scouting in Long Beach

2018: Farmers & Merchants Bank & Justin Rudd

2017: The Port of Long Beach & Steve Goodling

2016: Dr. Robert Garcia, Mayor of Long Beach Recognition Video (3:14)

2015: Moffatt & Nichol Recognition Video (4:54)

2014: Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell & Fire Chief Mike DuRee Recognition Video (5:18)

2013: BNSF Railway Recognition Video (3:47)

2012: Chris Lytle, Executive Director – Port of Long Beach

2011: Ron Litzinger, President – Southern California Edison

2010: Bob Foster, Mayor of Long Beach

2009: BP West Coast Products | Valero

2008: Dr. Mike Walter

2007: Dave Ellis & the Long Beach Fire Department | Keesal Young & Logan

2006: Richard D. Steinke | The Virginia County Club

2005: Carnival Corporation & The Long Beach Cruise Terminal | Gerald R. Miller

2004: Dr. E Jan Kehoe | Dr. Robert C. Maxon | Christopher J. Steinhouser | Marine Terminals Corporation

2003: Anthony Batts | The Press-Telegram | JetBlue Airways

2002: Dr. Carl Cohn, Superintendent LBUSD | Carmen O. Perez

2001: The Boeing Company | Joseph F. Prevratil

2000: Alameda Corridor Transportation Authority | Supervisor Don Knabe

1999: MAERSK | Christopher R. Pook

1998: ARCO | Samuel A. “Skip” Keesal, Jr.

1997: Mayor Beverly O’Neill | Port of Long Beach

1994: Dwayne Lee | John J. Van Gels

1993: P. Barry Baldwin | John E. Bryson

1992: James C. Hankla | George B. Marshall

1991: John C. Wallace | Tay Yoshitani

1990: Captain Shinta Asami | Governor George Deukmejian