Stand-Up for Georgia’s Kids: A GEEARS Fundraiser featuring Comedian DJ Pryor

Stand-Up for Georgia’s Kids: A GEEARS Fundraiser featuring Comedian DJ Pryor

GEEARS: Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students is excited to invite you to our annual fundraising luncheon on Thursday, February 16th, at the Buckhead Club 

This year’s headliner will be motivational speaker, stand-up comedian, and Dad, DJ PryorHe’s smart, poignant, and funny enough to make you ugly cry. For proof, check out this sweetly hilarious video of Pryor “talking” with his toddler, a clip that went justifiably viral.

The luncheon will also feature a panel discussion on family engagement with Pryor, Fathers Incorporated CEO Kenneth Braswell, the first African American Male Pre-K Teacher of the Year for the State of Georgia, Johnathon Hines, GEEARS’ Pre-K Recruitment Specialist, Dawan Barfield, and others. They’ll further explore the importance of connecting with young children and families in different ways.

Thursday, February 16, 2023
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Buckhead Club
3344 Peachtree Rd NE Suite 2600, Atlanta, GA 30326

Click below to purchase a ticket or become an official sponsor.

Sponsorship Opportunities & Tickets

$10,000 Early Childhood Ally – Up to three tables (24 tickets.) Name and/or logo prominently displayed on event signage and program*, GEEARS website, and 2023 annual report. Additional benefits are available upon purchase.

$5,000 Early Education Champion – Up to two tables (16 tickets.) Name and/or logo prominently displayed on event signage and program*, GEEARS website, and 2023 annual report.

$2,500 Toddler Ally – One table (8 tickets.) Name and/or logo displayed on event signage and program*, GEEARS website, and 2023 annual report.

$1,000 Newborn Proponent – Half table (4 tickets.) Name and/or logo displayed on event program*, GEEARS website, and 2023 annual report.

$125 Individual Ticket – One ticket.

Questions? Contact Lisa Dwyer at .

*Sponsorship must be secured by Monday, February 6, 2023, to be included in printed event materials.