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TESSA’s Annual Gala

October 26, 2019 | The Broadmoor

Join us for a night of empowering survivors of relationship violence and sexual assault. This is an opportunity to celebrate TESSA’s achievements in providing and expanding services for victims of relationship violence and sexual assault in El Paso and Teller Counties.

Your support will help TESSA provide the much needed services for thousands of women, men, children, and others who are at risk of relationship violence in Southern Colorado. We ask for your support in helping us help our community, and further work towards a violent free County.

6 p.m. Music and Cocktails
7 p.m. Dinner and Program

Formal Attire required
Masks encouraged but not required!

Purchase Tickets Here

Tickets can be bought through our 3rd party platform for both individual and sponsorship tickets.

If you have any questions please reach out to Rica at [email protected] or call at 719-785-6813


Become a SPONSOR

All sponsorship’s are tax deductible



  • Table for ten at the GALA dinner
  • Recognition in all Gala printed and digital communications



  • Stage Sponsor level recognition and seating
  • Complimentary VIP tickets and parking for (4) to the VIP reception
  • Passes for (4) runners in the Annual Survivors’ Run
  • All other aforementioned benefits



  • Premium Producer level sponsor recognition on all event signage and materials and premium seating for two tables for 10 people each
  • Speaking role at the Gala dinner and acknowledgement from the stage
  • Special acknowledgement on social media and your name or logo, with link, on TESSA’s website for one year.
  • Premium sponsorship for Annual Survivors’ Run for 10 runners
  • All other aforementioned benefits



Director Sponsors

Carnick Family

Hernandez Family




Stage Sponsors

Terrazas Family

aRTIST Sponsors

Anonymous Donor

Kristen Solo

Susan & Tom Pattee