Past Miracle Awards

2016 Miracle Awards

The Miracle Mile Democratic Club was proud to invite Democrats to the fourth annual Miracle Awards on Sunday, September 25, 2016, from 2-5pm!

Honorees:
Elected Official of the Year: Councilmember David E. Ryu
Organization of the Year: NextGen Climate
Union of the Year: UNITE HERE Local 11
Member of the Year: Julie Stromberg

The MC for the event was Senator Holly J. Mitchell.

Location: Vinoteque is located on the north side of Melrose Avenue, between Gardner St. and Vista St. Valet and street parking will be available. Vinoteque is fully accessible for those who have disabilities. The accessible entrance is located in the alley around back.

Selections from Vinoteque's menu were served buffet style, and there was a cash bar. 

Ticket prices:
Tickets and sponsorships were purchased on our 2016 Miracle Awards ticket page. The prices were:

$75 Ticket 
$95 Ticket with 1-Year Miracle Mile Democrats membership (a $25 value)

Sponsorship Levels:

Champagne Sponsorship ($2,500): 6 tickets, reserved table, club membership, multiple posts on social media, speaking time, premier listing in all print materials and displays at event
Cabernet Sponsorship ($1,000): 4 tickets, reserved table, club membership, multiple posts on social media, enhanced listing in all print materials and displays at event
Syrah Sponsorship ($500): 3 tickets, club membership, two posts on social media, enhanced listing in all print materials and displays at event
Chardonnay Sponsorship ($250): 2 tickets, club membership, a post on social media, listing in all print materials and displays at event

For additional information and to RSVP, there was a 2016 Miracle Awards Facebook event page.


 

2015 Miracle Awards

The Miracle Mile Democratic Club was proud to invite Democrats to the third annual Miracle Awards on Sunday, August 30, 2015, from 3-6pm!

Honorees:
Standing Up For Our Values: Wendy Davis
Organization of the Year: NARAL Pro-Choice California
Rookie of the Year: Senator Ben Allen
Member of the Year: Casey H. Robinson

The MC for the event was former California Speaker of the Assembly John A. Pérez.

Location: Candela Taco Bar and Lounge is located south of the corner of La Brea and 8th St. Candela is easily accessed by public transportation, but valet and street parking will also be available. Candela is fully accessible for those who have disabilities.

In addition to chips and salsa, we had two all-you-can-eat taco bars, churros, and one drink ticket per guest!

Ticket prices:
Tickets and sponsorships were purchased on our 2015 Miracle Awards ticket page. The prices were as follows:

$50 Ticket 
$70 Ticket with 1-Year Miracle Mile Democrats membership (a $25 value)

Sponsorship Levels:
Bronze ($300): 2 tickets, 2 drink tickets, club membership, a post on social media, listing in all print materials and displays at event
Silver ($600): 3 tickets, 6 drink tickets, club membership, two posts on social media, enhanced listing in all print materials and displays at event
Gold ($900): 4 tickets, 8 drink tickets, club membership, multiple posts on social media, speaking time, naming sponsorship, premier listing in all print materials and displays at event

For additional information and to RSVP, there was a 2015 Miracle Awards Facebook event page.


 

2014 Miracle Awards

The Miracle Mile Democratic Club was proud to invite Democrats to the second annual Miracle Awards on Sunday, August 24, 2014, from 4pm-7pm!

Honorees:
Lifetime Achievement Award: Congressman Henry Waxman (presented by State Senator and Congressional candidate Ted Lieu)
Elected Official of the Year: Senator Holly Mitchell (presented by former Congresswoman and County Supervisor Yvonne Burke)
Rookie of the Year: LA City Controller Ron Galperin (presented by Wally Marks)
Organization of the Year: LACDP (presented by West Hollywood City Councilmember and LA County Assessor candidate Jeff Prang)
Member of the Year: Steve Bott (presented by MMDC President Ilissa Gold)

Our Masters of Ceremonies was California Democratic Party Secretary Daraka Larimore-Hall.

Location: Candela Taco Bar and Lounge is located south of the corner of La Brea and 8th St. Candela is easily accessed by public transportation, but valet and street parking will also be available. Candela is fully accessible for those who have disabilities.

In addition to chips and salsa, we had an all-you-can-eat taco bar with chicken tacos, carne asada tacos, and zucchini tacos!

Ticket prices:
Tickets and sponsorships were purchased on our 2014 Miracle Awards ActBlue page. The prices were as follows:

$75 Ticket 
$95 Ticket with Miracle Mile Democrats membership (a $25 value)

Sponsorship Levels:
Bronze ($300): 2 tickets, 2 club memberships, 2 drink tickets, a post on social media, listing in all print materials and displays at event
Silver ($600): 3 tickets, 3 club memberships, 6 drink tickets, two posts on social media, enhanced listing in all print materials and displays at event
Gold ($900): 4 tickets, 4 club memberships, 8 drink tickets, multiple posts on social media, speaking time, naming sponsorship, premier listing in all print materials and displays at event

For additional information and to RSVP, there was a 2014 Miracle Awards Facebook event page.


 

2013 Miracle Awards

The Miracle Mile Democratic Club was proud to invite Democrats to our inaugural Miracle Awards at 3Twenty Wine Lounge on Sunday, August 25th, from 4pm-7pm. Tickets and sponsorships were purchased online through ActBlue or by mailing this form to 4929 Wilshire Blvd, Suite #102, Los Angeles, CA 90010.

RSVPs to the Miracle Awards were gathered here. A link to the 2013 Miracle Awards program may be found here.

California Democratic Party Vice-Chair and Los Angeles County Democratic Party Chair Eric C. Bauman was the Master of Ceremonies.

Honorees
Elected Official of the Year: Los Angeles Councilmember Curren Price (presented by Assemblymember Holly Mitchell)
Resident of the Year: Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer (presented by Congresswoman Karen Bass)
Union of the Year: UTLA (presented by LAUSD School Board Member Steve Zimmer)
Organization of the Year: Hollywood NOW (presented by Congressman Henry Waxman)
Member of the Year: Michael Kapp (presented by MMDC President Ilissa Gold)

Sponsors

The Miracle Mile Democratic Club would like to thank the following "Chardonnay" sponsors of the 2013 Miracle Awards:

Congressman Henry Waxman
State Senator Ted Lieu
Assemblymember Richard Bloom
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer
Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin
Betty Yee for State Controller
Hollywood NOW
Lindsey Horvath
Andrew Lachman
Ilissa Gold
Kimberly Atkins
Sponsorhip Levels

Chardonnay ($250): Two tickets, listing in all print materials and displays at event
Syrah ($500): Two reserved seating VIP tickets, enhanced listing in all print materials and displays
Cabernet ($1,000): Four reserved seating VIP tickets, naming sponsorship, premier listing in all print materials and displays at event