Skills Canada NWT

the second annual

Dominion Diamond
Blue Collar Gala

The 2nd Annual Dominion Diamond Blue Collar Gala is being held on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at the Chateau Nova in Yellowknife, NWT. This event is intended to kick off the annual celebration of National Skilled Trades and Technology Week (November 4th to 10th).

This year we are offering the “select your own seat” option using our own custom venue map. To select your preferred seat, please purchase your tickets from a desktop or laptop computer, as this function is not available on mobile devices.

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!

Title Sponsor

Wine Sponsor

SADD Safe Ride Home &
Coat Check Sponsor

Live Auction & Prize Donor

Sponsorship Opportunities

– Organization’s name on the title of the event
– Corporate front row table at gala, with celebrity guest speakers seated at your table       (seats 8 including guest speaker)
– Invitation to give a welcoming address on stage at the event
– Photo opportunity with celebrity guest speaker at the event
– Logo on all gala promotional material for event (including radio ads, posters,             online/social media ads, other print ads, etc.)
– Logo on slideshow during event
– Full page advertisement in event program
– Logo on all photo booth prints which will go home, as a ‘party favour’, with all guests
– Verbal recognition by MC during event                                                                     – Logo recognition on Skills Canada NWT website event page

– Corporate front row table at gala (seats 8)
– Logo and customized message on event sponsored wine bottles (2 bottles on each     table)
– 1/2 page ad in event program
– Logo recognition at event
– Verbal recognition by MC during event                                                                                 – Logo recognition on Skills Canada NWT website event page

– Corporate front row table at gala (seats 8)
– 1/2 page ad in event program
– Logo recognition at event
– Verbal recognition by MC during event- Logo recognition on Skills Canada NWT website event page
– Logo recognition on Skills Canada NWT website event page

– Customized banner with logo and custom message at coat check
– Logo in event program
– Verbal recognition by MC during event                                                                      – Logo recognition on Skills Canada NWT website event page

Paul lafrance & kate campbell

At this year’s gala, we are thrilled to be welcoming celebrity builders Kate Campbell and Paul Lafrance as our guest speakers. Kate and Paul are well known for their work on many hit HGTV shows including Decked Out, Home to Win, Disaster Decks, Holmes on Homes,
and many others.

The Dominion Diamond Blue Collar Gala is a major annual fundraiser for Skills Canada NWT, a charity organization with a mission to promote careers in skilled trades and technology to northern youth. Funds raised at the gala will be used to support Skills Canada NWT programs, including the funding of local skills clubs across the NWT, skills competitions hosted by Skills Canada NWT, annual “Power Up Career Exploration Workshops”, as well as many other programs and events that Skills Canada NWT promotes and takes part in.

Live music by
Welders Daughter!