Keys to Success Gala

The Keys to Success Gala is Keystone's signature fun-raising event which brings supporters together to support neighbors in need.

The 2022 Keys to Success Gala

Gather with the Keystone community to celebrate the launch of the Opening Doors to Food Security Campaign to open our new Community Food Center.

Join us for a memorable evening to learn more about our new building and enjoy games and special activities with your neighbors to support our community.

  • Date: Thursday, September 29, 2022
  • Time: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
  • Location: Stadium Club Room inside Allianz Field, 400 Snelling Avenue North, St. Paul
  • Tickets: $60. Registration has closed for the event. If you have any questions, please call us at 651-645-0349

 

Thank you to our sponsors!

2022 Keys to Success Title and Presenting Sponsors

Refrigerator IllustrationHELP BRING MORE FOOD TO MORE TABLES

Our goal at this year’s gala is to raise $125,000 as part of the Opening Doors to Food Security Campaign.

Your support will fund the most crucial and coolest part of the building.

Can’t attend, but want to get involved? 

All gifts given to Keystone for our new Community Food Center from September through October 15 will be counted towards our overall Keys to Success gala goal and will fund a vital part of our new building.

Give today! 

2022 Event Details for Guests

If you are attending the 2022 Keys to Success Gala, here are all of the final event details you need to know! Thank you and we look forward to seeing you!

Location: Allianz Field in their Stadium Club room, located at 400 Snelling Avenue North, St. Paul, MN 55104.

Parking: Parking will be free, located in Lot B, Lot C, and North Lot. These lots are marked on the map below. You can enter our event using the Premium Entry door, marked on the map below. Allianz Field is also accessed by bike, the Green Line Light Rail, Metro Transit, or ride share app. For all transportation options to the Allianz Field, please click here.

Map of Allianz Field for Keys to Success Gala

Below you will find a list of answers to common questions about the event.

If you have any further questions, please call us at 651-645-0349.

 

  • Arrival Instructions

    Once you arrive at Allianz Field, please make your way to the Premium Entry Door. Once inside, per Allianz Field protocol, security staff will do a brief bag check (there is no restriction on bag size). Once you are through security, you will go upstairs to our event space where our staff will get you checked in with your nametag and table assignment for dinner.

     

  • Dress Code

    We always tell people not to worry about what to wear to the event but for those who want some direction, most guests will come from work and wear business casual or dressy casual attire.

  • Event Timeline

    The event runs from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

    • 5:30 – 6:15 – Registration and social hour
    • 6:15 – Get settled at your tables and welcome remarks begin
    • 6:30 p.m. – Enjoy games and dinner! You will want to play the games with your tablemates to unlock some special surprises! Dinner will be served family-style.
    • 7:15 p.m. – Our program and fund-a-need auction will begin
    • 8:00 p.m. – Thank you and guest departure
  • Ways to Support Keystone

    Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, ALL contributions given at the event will support Keystone’s new Community Food Center.

    Our goal is raise $125,000 through the event to fund the vital freezer and refrigerator rooms at this new building. You can help us reach that goal during the fund-a-need auction where the auctioneer will give you the opportunity to raise your bidder number to donate. Your support is critical! These components are vital to our project as we expand food shelf services to bring more food to more tables.

    Additionally, we will have a very “cool” centerpiece which you will be able to take home with you for only $25. We’ll tell you more about that tomorrow night.

  • Dinner Menu & Cash Bar

    Food is being provided by Delaware North Catering, the catering partner at Allianz Field. All food will be served family-style right to your table. There will also be stations with complimentary coffee and lemonade, and a bar to purchase other drinks. The dinner menu includes:

    • Lemon Basil Orzo Salad
    • Greek Salad
    • Seven Spice Bone-in Chicken
    • Sliced Lamb & Beef Gyro Meat
    • Falafel
    • Basmati Rice
    • Warm Pita
    • Tzatziki
    • Vanilla Cake Pop

    Cash bar available throughout: We will be offering a cash bar throughout the evening if you would like to purchase beer, wine, spirits, or sodas. Please note Allianz Field is completely cashless so only credit or debit cards will be accepted for purchases. 

  • Event Safety

    We kindly ask if you are following any COVID-19 protocols after testing positive, having an exposure, or having any symptoms that you follow CDC guidance for everyone’s safety and stay home as needed. Please contact Keystone at 651-645-0349 if you have any questions.

  • Photo Sharing

    We’ll have our professional photographer and videographer taking photos and video but we encourage you to take and share photos on your social media pages too, and please tag Keystone in your social media posts!

     

Thanks to our Keys to Success Sponsors!

Allianz Life Sponsorship

Best Buy Sponsorship Logo

Minnesota United FC, Presenting Sponsor Logo

Unified Screening and Crushing Sponsorship Logo

Gold Sponsors:

Excelsior Group
Minnesota Bank & Trust
U.S. Bank

 

Silver Sponsors:

Alliance Bank
BankCherokee
Fox Advancement
Land O’Lakes
NTH
Riverland Bank
Stonebridge
UCare

 

Table Sponsors:

Apple Valley Ford
Assured Partners
Flannery Construction
Hylden Advocacy & Law
Larkin Hoffman
Meier, Kennedy & Quinn
Mutual of America
Sevenich, Butler, Gerlach & Brazil
Sunrise Banks
Xcel Energy