Goodwill Industries of Dallas THE LUNCH Logo

Event Information

Goodwill Industries of Dallas, Inc.’s largest annual fundraising event, THE LUNCH, targets Dallas’ top chief executives and influential community leaders.

100% of THE LUNCH proceeds benefit Goodwill’s job training and placement programs to change lives through the power of jobs!

With your support of THE LUNCH, more people in our community are given a starting point, a pathway, an opportunity!

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  • 6,836
    Mission services provided
  • 3,295
    People served through employment & training programs
  • $19.2 million
    Estimated total earnings of people who earned a job with Goodwill’s help
  • 1,433
    People who earned a job with Goodwill’s help

Special Guests

General Stanley McChrystal, USA (Ret.)

Former Commander of U.S. and International Forces in Afghanistan, Former Chief of Staff of Military Operations in Afghanistan, Former leader of Joint Special Operations Command.

A one-of-a-kind commander with a remarkable record of achievement, General Stanley McChrystal is widely praised for creating a revolution in warfare that fused intelligence and operations.


Frances Townsend
Former Homeland Security Advisor to President George W. Bush.

From 2004 to 2008, Frances Townsend served as Assistant to President George W. Bush for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism and Chaired the Homeland Security Council.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Presenting Sponsor

$250,000

Provides 44 adults with a disability 240 hours of paid, on-the-job training.

  • Twenty invitations with highest priority seating
  • Ten exclusive invitations to photo opportunity with guest speaker
  • Prominent recognition in all press, event signage, and advertising
  • Prominent logo placement on large screens during event
  • Recognition on Goodwill Dallas website for one year
  • VIP parking for all guests
Premier Sponsor

$100,000

Supports 16 adults with a disability 240 hours of paid, on-the-job training.

  • Ten invitations with highest priority seating
  • Six exclusive invitations to photo opportunity with guest speaker
  • Prominent recognition in all press, event signage, and advertising
  • Recognition on Goodwill Dallas website for one year
  • VIP parking for all guests
Legacy Sponsor

$50,000

Provides 7 adults with a disability 240 hours of paid, on-the-job training, and 5 individuals job placement and retention services.

  • Ten invitations with highest priority seating
  • Four exclusive invitations to photo opportunity with guest speaker
  • Prominent recognition in all press, event signage, and advertising
  • Recognition on Goodwill Dallas website for one year
  • VIP parking for all guests
Champion Sponsor

$25,000

Provides 2 adults with a disability 240 hours of paid, on-the-job training, and 8 individuals with job placement and retention services.

  • Ten invitations with priority seating
  • Two exclusive invitations to photo opportunity with guest speaker
  • Branding visibility in event signage and advertising
  • Recognition on Goodwill Dallas website
  • Complimentary parking for all guests
Sustaining Sponsor

$10,000

Provides an adult with a disability with 240 hours of paid, on-the-job training, 2 individuals with transportation for one year, and 1 individual with Computer Training.

  • Ten invitations with priority seating
  • Branding visibility in event signage and advertising
  • Recognition on Goodwill Dallas website
  • Complimentary parking for all guests
Supporting Sponsor

$5,000

Provides 2 individuals transportation for the year and Computer Applications Training.

  • Ten invitations with priority seating
  • Branding visibility in event signage and advertising
  • Recognition on Goodwill Dallas website
  • Complimentary parking for all guests

THE LUNCH Ticket

$500

Provides 8 at-risk youth with mentoring sessions.

  • The David B. Miller Family Foundation

  • The Hoglund Foundation

Donate

100% of THE LUNCH proceeds benefit individuals with disabilities and disadvantages, providing them with free job training and placement services.

With your support of THE LUNCH, more people in our community are given a starting point, a pathway, an opportunity!