Prep for Prep is pleased to announce Paul J. Taubman, Chairman and CEO of PJT Partners Inc., as its Lilac Ball Honoree for 2019. A leader in the investment banking field, Mr. Taubman spent nearly 30 years at Morgan Stanley prior to founding PJT Partners, in a series of increasingly significant leadership positions including Co-President of Institutional Securities. After retiring from Morgan Stanley in 2012, he served in an independent capacity to advise companies on significant transactions before starting PJT Partners in 2013.

Please join us in honoring Mr. Taubman on June 10, 2019.
Tables of up to ten guests begin at $15,000. Individual tickets start at $1,000. If you are unable to attend, please note "Contribution Only" under Gift Details below. 

All giving levels from Friend and above are listed in the event's printed materials.

Event Chair Table(s) at $100,000
(plus special mention from the podium) 
Co-Chair Table(s) at $50,000
(plus special mention from the podium)
Benefactor Table(s) at $25,000

Sponsor Table(s) at $15,000


Advocate Ticket(s) at $5,000

Patron Ticket(s) at $2,500

Friend Ticket(s) at $1,000

 
 

LISTING DEADLINES

LISTING IN THE INVITATION DUE APRIL 2, 2019. 

LISTING IN THE PROGRAM DUE MAY 21, 2019.
 
The non-tax-deductible portion of each dinner ticket is $217.

To donate stock, please contact 212.579.1390 (ext. 120). Checks from Donor Advised Funds cannot be accepted for ticket or table purchases.

Please send reservations to or for additional information contact:
PREP FOR PREP
328 West 71st Street
New York, NY 10023
212.579.1390 (ext. 120)
212.579.1443 fax
lilacball@prepforprep.org
ABOUT THE LILAC BALL

The Lilac Ball, Prep for Prep’s signature annual event, brings together more than 1,000 supporters, students, and alumni to celebrate the achievements of Prep’s graduating high school class. The event also pays tribute to an honoree who has demonstrated a strong commitment to education and leadership development. Prep is entirely privately funded with half its $12 million operating budget coming from its Trustees. All funds raised through the Lilac Ball go directly to Prep programming; event-related expenses are underwritten by the Board. The extraordinary generosity of our donors enables Prep to continue to foster our nation’s next generation of leaders.
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