Become a Sponsor and Support our Kids!

The 9th annual Malcolm X Elementary auction gala fundraiser, Gatsby Night, will be held on March 2, 2019 at the Ed Roberts Campus. Please help our PTA raise over $60,000 for dance, drama, music, visual arts, literacy coaches, physical education and much more! With recent school budgets cuts, we depend on our fundraising efforts to provide our 560 elementary students with a strong, well-rounded education that features the arts and physical education.

As an MX Sponsor, you will enjoy exposure at our annual auction fundraising gala in March and visibility online to our 500+ MX households. In addition to the benefits below, all Sponsors will be recognized on our school website, Facebook page, and our Thank You email to all families. Monetary donations may also be directed to a specific auction event area—for example, sponsoring the bar or food.


*  NOTE: Sponsors may provide their own printed poster in above size and business cards/handouts.

In-Kind Donations Help MX Too!

Non-cash gifts are greatly appreciated to help defray auction expenses, such as food, decorations, wine or beer. In-kind gifts valued over $250 will be receive the above benefits based on value amount.

Friends of Malcolm X

Individuals who wish to support the event at a non-sponsor level can participate at the Friend level—the suggested donation range is $75-$200. This includes an acknowledgment in the Auction program, as well as recognition on our school website and Thank You email to our school community.

Next Steps

Please contact Mariana Bedetti for more information, or to coordinate in-kind donations—tel. (510) 332-3819 or Checks should be made out to the “Malcolm X PTA” and mailed to Malcolm X PTA - Auction, 1731 Prince Street, Berkeley, CA 94703. You can also donate below. Malcolm X PTA is a 501 (c)(3) organization. Donations are tax-deductible—Federal Tax ID: 94-3145183.

Donate to 2019 MX Auction