Please join us for the 8th Annual Spring Thaw Gala at the NEW Quincy Hall in Northeast Minneapolis! 


You won’t want to miss out on this fun-filled night hosted by our Associate Board, BGCTC’s Young Professionals Network! This year’s gala will feature a sponsored food station by “Top Chef” star Justin Sutherland, as well as hosted Fulton beer, wine, and a Tito’s Vodka specialty drink. The evening will also include exciting live and silent auctions, casino games, music, and more!


Proceeds from this annual fundraiser directly support BGCTC’s mission to enable ALL young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.

Hosted Wine, Fulton Beer, & Tito’s Specialty Drink

Food Station Sponsored by “Top Chef” Star Justin Sutherland

Appetizers & Late Night Snack

Live Music & DJ

Live Magic by David Farr

Photo Booth by Studio Veil

Silent & Live Auctions

Casino Games & Prizes

2020 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Founding Sponsor

Mentor Sponsor

Ally Sponsor



Weinert Family Foundation

Friend Sponsors

Jim and Diane McCarthy

Jim & Sue Franklin

Tom Roos

Tom & Jeanne Schnack

Beer Sponsor

Vodka Sponsor

Print Sponsor

Auction Sponsor

DJ & Photo Booth Sponsor

AV Sponsor

In-Kind Sponsor


For questions regarding this event or sponsorship, please reach out to Director of Special Events Amy Kuehn at or 651-200-4107.