Welcome

Welcome to the Lafayette Partners in Education Annual Fundraising Event

Big Hats, Bow Ties and Bourbon

Lafayette Partners in Education cordially invites you for all the festivities of the 4th annual LPIE Power Party, the LPIE Derby, May 5th 2018 at 4:30 pm at Wilder Fields in Orinda.

Stroll through silent and live auctions tents as you sip mint juleps and enjoy southern fare. Mingle with 450 attendees and support Lafayette public schools. Enjoy the live bluegrass band, derby games and the special acoustic performance of Nashville recording artist Jake Ousley. Join us at the premier event of the year to celebrate Lafayette students and community.

Event Highlights

  • Over 450 guests
  • LPIE's largest fundraising event benefiting all six Lafayette public schools: Burton Valley, Happy Valley, Lafayette and Springhill Elementary, Stanley Middle School, and Acalanes High School
  • Online and live auctions of rare items, collectives, vacation homes, parent parties and much more

Advertise with the LPIE Derby

Introducing the LPIE Derby Advertising Program - an opportunity for businesses to promote their brand to over 8,000 Lafayette community members in our digital and print marketing communications before, during, and after the event.

Get started here

Click to view and download the LPIE Derby advertisement brochure

LPIE advertisement brochure (4).pdf

Thank You Event Sponsors


Interested in Becoming an Event Sponsor?

Event sponsors enjoy many promotional benefits and VIP experiences at the event. Download the event sponsorship brochure (to the right), go to the event sponsorship page or contact us to learn more.

Sponsorships levels include:

  • Triple Crown Sponsor - $25,000 (Spot Filled)
  • Champion Sponsor - $10,000 (7 Spots Filled; 3 Left)
  • Winner's Circle Sponsor - $8,500 (5 Spots Filled; 0 Left)
Derby Event Sponsorship brochure (5).pdf