Have a Heart Benefit

April 14th, 2018
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis

The Have a Heart Benefit presented by St. Jude Medical will be hosted at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis on April 14th, 2018. Entertainment at the 18th annual benefit will feature Jesse Larson, finalist on the 12th season of NBC’s “The Voice”.

All proceeds from the benefit go towards sending superstar kids to camp. In 2017, during the live ask alone, pledge cards, along with the St. Jude Medical match totaled $23,000! Overall, proceeds of the 2017 benefit broke all previous Camp Odayin fundraising records. Thank to guests, sponsors, volunteers and auction donors for helping us raise an unbelievable $92,000!!

2017 Pictures & Video

Have a Heart Album of the Mobile Photo Wall
Album by Lisa Venticinque Photography
YouTube video of the Camper Border Feud

2017 Have a Heart Benefit Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor – $15,000
St. Jude Medical

Director Sponsors – $3,000

  • The Armitage Family Fund
  • Boston Scientific
  • The Children’s Heart Clinic
  • Children’s Hospitals and Clinics
  • David Roen
  • Edward Karon
  • Mayo Clinic Pediatric Cardiology
  • Medtronic Foundation
  • Morrie’s Automotive
  • New Horizon Academy
  • North American Banking, Co.
  • Surmodics
  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital

Nurse Sponsors – $2,000

  • Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation

Counselor Sponsors – $1,000

  • Cassie & Joe Stangler – Legacy Unlimited
  • Jay Ettinger – Ettinger Realty
  • Ron & Phyllis Ettinger

Camper Sponsors – $500

  • Bob and Shannon Day
  • Bruce & Jane Erickson
  • Children’s Country Day School
  • Cintas
  • Commercial Plumbing & Heating, Inc.
  • Flaunt This
  • FORT Group
  • Kevnik Mortgage Team
  • Matt and Kate Graham
  • Mike and Celeste Knoff
  • The Webb Group-ReMax Results

Sponsorship Benefits:
As a sponsor, we will link to and “like” your business via social media for exposure to our 2,700+ Facebook and Instagram fans, give recognition on the Camp Odayin website, present your logo electronically and on print materials at the event, and consider other promotional opportunities per your suggestion.
Director level $3,000 (includes 10 tickets)
Nurse level $2,000 (includes 6 tickets)
Counselor level $1,000 (includes 4 tickets)
Camper level $500 (includes 2 tickets)

Sponsor and Silent Auction Donation Opportunities

Please contact us if you have questions regarding 2018 Have a Heart sponsorship or donation.