About

Reggie Rivers is the Founder and President of The Gala Team.

He is a talented, quick-witted Master of Ceremonies and Auctioneer who has helped nonprofits raise tens of millions of dollars.

Reggie is a former Denver Broncos running back (1991-1996).

He was a ​2-time Broncos NFL Man of the Year in recognition of his civic engagement.

He earned a BA in Journalism from Texas State University (1991), and a Master’s Degree in Global Studies from the University of Denver (2007). Reggie worked in newspaper, radio and television for 25 years and has published six books.

Testimonials

Maegan Batson

Respite Care

Reggie - Wow! You blew all of our fundraising goals out of the water… a record $383k!! (last year was our highest at $256k) We are blown away!

Jim Chavez

LAEF

Reggie - You did an amazing job of engaging the guests. Oh, by the way, we raised $93k in the live auction, another $30k in the silent auction and nearly $45k in the special appeal. All major records for LAEF!

Brandi Pelz

DENVER JEWISH DAY SCHOOL

Reggie - Wow! You blew all of our fundraising goals out of the water… a record $383k!! (last year was our highest at $256k) We are blown away!

Helpful Resources

Why does “technique” matters so much in event fundraising?
Why does “technique” matters so much in event fundraising?
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A Pursuant Podcast: Optimizing your event for fundraising success
A Pursuant Podcast: Optimizing your event for fundraising success
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The Theory of Change
The Theory of Change
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Sponsorship vs Philanthropy
Sponsorship vs Philanthropy
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