You’re invited to a golden-hour dinner in the field experience to celebrate our 10th Anniversary Celebration:

Friday, September 13th, 2024

5:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Moore Road Farm

8407 Moore Rd

Indianapolis, IN 46278

Join us for an elegant evening of cocktails, dinner, photos, live music, and an art walk. Your generosity supports youth at The STEM Connection.

Sunflowers at Sunset is an enchanting evening event designed to blend elegance with philanthropy, supporting The STEM Connection’s mission to engage underrepresented youth in STEM and celebrating the organization’s 10th Anniversary. Guests will enjoy a sophisticated atmosphere, starting with cocktails and a gourmet dinner set against a stunning sunset backdrop. The event promises not only delectable cuisine but also a feast for the senses with live music serenading attendees throughout the night.

Adding to the charm of the evening, there will be plenty of opportunities for memorable photos, ensuring that attendees can capture the magic of the sunflower field. An art walk will showcase beautiful pieces, allowing guests to appreciate local creativity while mingling with like-minded individuals dedicated to a worthy cause. This elegant night of entertainment and culture will directly benefit the youth programs at The STEM Connection, making every moment spent an investment in the future.

Evening Highlights:

  • Cocktails and socializing – Start your evening with a signature cocktail by award-winning mixologist, mixologist, Matt Gillen, sponsored by Naptown Bourbon Club.
  • Gourmet dinner – Savor an elegantly plated multi-course meal and open bar.
  • Dessert entertainment – Indulge in a delightful flambéd dessert, alighted by chefs at Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering.
  • Photo opportunities – Capture social media-worthy photos in the golden hues of the sunflower field at sunset.
  • Live music – Experience the soothing serenade of Sarah Scharbrough and her trio throughout the night.
  • Art walk featuring local artists – Peruse and shop stunning art from local artists. A portion of all art sales will be donated to The STEM Connection.

Event Sponsors

Gold Sponsor:

Silver Sponsor:

Anniversary Sponsors:

The Sleppy Family Foundation

Champion Sponsors:

In-Kind Supporters:

Jacquie’s Gourmet Catering, Hoosier Portables, Naptown Bourbon Club

Sponsorship Opportunities

Gold $10,000 – 

  • Recognition on the event page
  • Recognition on event signage 
  • 8 Guests
  • Logo on TSC’s website
  • Recognition on social media 
  • Recognition in TSC’s email newsletter
  • Verbal recognition at the event

Silver $5,000 – 

  • Recognition on the event page
  • Recognition on event signage 
  • 4 Guests
  • Name on the Supporter page of TSC’s website
  • Recognition in TSC’s email newsletter

Bronze $2,500 – 

  • Recognition on the event page
  • Recognition on event signage
  • 2 Guests
  • Name on the Supporter page of TSC’s website

Anniversary $1,000 – 

  • Recognition on the event page
  • Recognition on event signage

Champion $500 – 

  • Recognition on event signage