The Out of the Blue Gala

Notre Dame Academy's Out of the Blue Gala is the single largest source of financial aid monies for our students. Planned by a committee of energetic and creative alumnae, parents, and friends - the Gala is the biggest party of the year! 

Saturday, April 6, 2019 |  1000 Marriott Dr, Quincy, MA 02169

Ways to support the Gala

Be a Sponsor

Funds raised from the Gala strengthen the overall student experience by allowing NDA to provide financial aid to promising young women in our community, regardless of circumstance.

Our sponsors are the leadership supporters of this event. Below is a listing of sponsorship opportunities. 

  • Presenting Sponsor  … $7,500 
    Includes 2 premier tables for 10, Full-color cover ad in program book, main ballroom banner and top billing in all publicity
  • Reception Sponsor … $4,500 
    Includes 1 premier tables for 10, full-color ad in program book, and signage at cocktail reception and prominent listing in all publicity
  • Gold Sponsor … $2,500 
    Includes 1 priority seating table for 10, full ad in program book, signage at event and listing in all publicity

  • Blue Sponsor … $1,853
    Includes 1 table for 10, Half-page ad in program book, Signage at event and listing in all publicity

  • Benefactor Sponsor … $1,750 
    Provides seats for Sisters of Notre Dame and students, half-page ad in program book, signage at event and listing in all publicity

To learn more or to become a sponsor click here

Purchase an Ad

The Out of the Blue Gala Program Book is a great way to promote a business, salute a student or alumna, or to pay tribute to NDA.  This 8 ½” x 11” publication is given to all event attendees, sponsors, and supporters of the program. 

Full page ad (7”w x 9.5”h maximum size)  $ 500
Half page ad (7”w x 4.375”h maximum size)  $ 300
Quarter page ad (3.125”w x 4.375”h maximum size) $150
Well Wishes (3 lines of text) $ 50

Click here to purchase your ad

Tickets and Tables

Tickets are now on sale! To purchase your tickets click here or visit

Tickets are $175 per person  

We expect to sell out! 

Donate an Auction Item

The Out of the Blue Gala’s live and silent auctions feature all sorts of unique and one-of-a-kind items and services. Think creatively about an item you or your company could donate to the auction. Our auction wish list includes: vacation packages, golf outings, Boston sports memorabilia and tickets, and gift certificates to South Shore/Boston restaurants. 

Click here to donate to our auction