Please join us for a magical celebration of stories and language! After nearly three years, SAL’s most important fundraising event, Words Matter, is returning in-person to raise over $350,000 to cultivate transformative experiences with readers and writers of all generations in our community.
This incandescent evening will include:
- An exquisite multi-course meal, complete with libations
- Silent and live auctions featuring marvelous literary experiences and treasures
- A jubilant celebration of words, including a reading by WITS student Quynh Nguyen
…all set against the luminous backdrop of the dazzling Seattle waterfront.
Tickets are $225 per person; $2,250 per table of 10.
Cocktail attire, sparkles encouraged.
6 PM | Registration, reception, and silent auction
7 PM | Dinner, WITS student reading, and live auction
9 PM | Event concludes
Funds raised from Words Matter support SAL’s youth programs—Writers in the Schools and the Youth Poet Laureate program—and help bring inspiring, dynamic writers and thinkers to Seattle stages and screens, while making our programs accessible to all.
Can’t attend Words Matter but still want to support SAL? Make an in lieu donation to Words Matter 2022.
Sponsor Words Matter
As a Words Matter sponsor, your company will enjoy visibility with over 300 event attendees and with SAL’s nearly 30,000 patrons around the greater Seattle area and beyond. A sponsorship is a unique opportunity to show your support for the literary arts and youth literacy in one of the top literary and most well-read cities in the country, according to multiple national rankings.
For more information about sponsorships, contact Events & Annual Giving Manager Woogee Bae at email@example.com or (206) 621-2230 x23.