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Welcome to the
SEED of Success Gala

August 17, 2024 | 6pm-9pm
The Atrium on Tenth

Immerse yourself in the magic of the SEED of Success Gala! Celebrate the achievements of minority and women-owned businesses and honor the invaluable contributions of local entrepreneurs. Enjoy a night of exquisite dining, captivating music, and an exciting auction. Let’s unite to support our local minority and women business enterprises in the City of Columbia and Mid-Missouri.

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What to Expect

  • Exquisite Dining: Savor a gourmet dining experience with a specially curated menu designed to delight your palate.

  • Captivating Music: Enjoy live performances that will set the perfect ambiance for an evening of celebration and networking.

  • Live Auction: Participate in our exciting live auction, with 100% of the proceeds benefiting our SEED Grant Fund and Workshops, dedicated to supporting minority and women-owned businesses.

  • Awards Ceremony: Celebrate the achievements and progress of local minority and women-owned businesses, including some of our past SEED Grant Awardees.

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Participate in Our Exciting Live Auction

Join us at the SEED of Success Gala and participate in our exciting live auction, where 100% of the proceeds will benefit our SEED Grant Fund and Workshops. These initiatives are dedicated to supporting minority and women-owned businesses, helping them thrive and succeed.

Contribute to Our Live Auction and Empower Minority & Women-Owned Businesses!

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If you would like to contribute an item for our live auction, we are currently accepting donations. Your generous support will make a significant impact. Please submit your items by completing the donation form below.


Why Attend?

The SEED of Success Gala is more than just an event; it’s a movement to foster growth and opportunities for minority and women-owned businesses. Your attendance and contributions directly impact our ability to provide essential grants, workshops, and resources that empower local entrepreneurs and drive economic development in our community.

How You Can Help:

  • Purchase Tickets: Secure your place at the Gala and enjoy a night of celebration and giving back.

  • Become a Sponsor: Showcase your commitment to diversity and inclusion by becoming an event sponsor.

  • Donate: Can’t attend the event? You can still make a difference by donating to our SEED Grant Fund and supporting our mission to empower minority and women-owned businesses.

Recap Last Year's Event and Join Us in Making New Memories

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Get Your Ticket Today

Last year's SEED of Success Gala was a night to remember, filled with exquisite dining, captivating music, and inspiring stories from our local minority and women-owned businesses. We celebrated their achievements and enjoyed a lively auction that raised crucial funds for our SEED Grant and Workshop programs.


This year, we invite you to join us once again to create new memories and continue supporting the growth and success of our community's entrepreneurs.


Together, we can make a meaningful difference and pave the way for even greater achievements.Don’t miss out on this enchanting evening of celebration, networking, and empowerment. Let’s unite for a brighter future at the SEED of Success Gala!

SEED of Success Gala
SEED of Success Gala
Aug 17, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
The Atrium on Tenth,
22 N 10th St, Columbia, MO 65201, USA
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