Press release

Reason to Party takes to the airwaves to encourage Sacramentans to “experience the elements”
Gala to Benefit Local Charity Draws Media Attention

Excitement around the April 2012 Reason to Party Gala at the Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg has now spread to the media.

Teo Torres of KCRA Channel 3 interviewed Ryan Brough of Reason to Party and Emily Butler of Sacramento Splash to tell the story of Reason to Party and its novel approach to fundraising: hosting cutting-edge events that engage emerging leaders. Watch the Segment »

Brough described a spectacular night of elegance, entertainment, dancing and good friends, all in support of a great cause.  

“It’s a great way to give a small amount of money and have a great experience,”
—Ryan Brough, Gala Coordinator, Reason to Party Sacramento

All proceeds from Friday’s Gala will benefit Sacramento Splash, an educational nonprofit that helps local children experience nature and take an active role in protecting their environment.

About Reason to Party

Reason to Party Sacramento is the newest outpost of the highly-successful Reason to Party nonprofit founded in San Francisco. It harnesses the power of social media and personal networks to bring together young professionals for spectacular parties that support good causes.

Reason to Party has become one of California’s hottest young charities, which has garnered the attention of Forbes Magazine, NBC, and even Former SF Mayor Gavin Newsom, who declared a “Reason to Party Day” in San Francisco.

With start-ups happening simultaneously in Los Angeles, New York, and Sacramento, Reason to Party has become an internationally-recognized space for the emerging non-profit, high-tech, artistic, and enterprising cultures to connect, give back, and share a powerful new reason to party.

About Sacramento Splash

Sacramento Splash is a local nonprofit dedicated to helping local children understand and value their natural world through scientific investigation and outdoor exploration.

Splash believes that all children deserve the opportunity to learn and play in nature. It offers a variety of environmental science programs designed to introduce Sacramento area kids to the wonders of science by teaching them about local habitats.

For more information about this outstanding local charity, please visit

Press Inquiries

For more information, please contact Emily Butler at (916) 508-7607 or Catherine Mattesich at (916) 799-5152.