Toast to Our Towns Gala

Celebrate Your Neighbors. Support Your Foundation.

Whether a corporate or personal sponsorship, we appreciate all of our sponsors joining with us to celebrate the kind of giving that transforms communities. Contact Shannon Sundberg or 816-912-4182 to secure your sponsorship today. 

7 Ways to Sponsor

PRESENTING SPONSOR (Limit to 1 Sponsor) – $15,000 (opportunity filled)

  • Opportunity to present a 3-5 minute commercial during the gala (using media of choice) in front of 700 guests
  • Full page ad prominently featured in gala print program
  • Name/Logo as Presenting Sponsor on gala save-the-date postcards and invitations sent to 2000+ contacts
  • Logo included on homepage banner on Community Foundation’s website
  • Logo featured as presenting sponsor on PowerPoint loop throughout the gala
  • Name/logo included as presenting sponsor in all emails, press releases and other media
  • Logo included on full page ad run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Private networking opportunity for SIX guests at Citizens Reception with top sponsors, area mayors, honorees and board members
  • Two tables to accommodate 20 guests at gala dinner
  • Complimentary hotel suite at Sheraton Crown Center the night of the gala
  • Priority table placement at gala dinner
  • Valet parking
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • Tax advantages – $13,400 is tax deductible!

COCKTAIL RECEPTION HOST (Limit to 1 Sponsor) – $10,000 (opportunity filled)

  • Name/Logo featured as Cocktail Reception Host on event signage during cocktail reception
  • Name/Logo featured in Gala print program as the Cocktail Reception Host
  • Name/Logo featured as Cocktail Reception Host on Powerpoint loop throughout the Gala
  • Verbal recognition from stage during gala program
  • Name/Logo featured on Community Foundation’s website as the Cocktail Reception Host
  • Name/Logo as Cocktail Reception Host on gala save-the-date postcards and invitations sent to 2000+ contacts
  • Name/logo included as Cocktail Reception Host in all emails, press releases and other media
  • Logo included as Cocktail Reception Host in full page ads run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Complimentary guest room at Sheraton Crown Center the night of the gala

Plus the Benefactor Level Benefits of:

  • ¼ page ad prominently featured in gala print program
  • Private networking opportunity for FOUR guests at Citizens Reception with top sponsors, area mayors, honorees and board members
  • One table to accommodate 10 guests at gala dinner
  • Select table placement at gala dinner
  • Valet Parking
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • Tax advantages – $9,200 is tax deductible!

POST-GALA CELEBRATION SPONSOR (Limit to 1 Sponsor) – $10,000 (opportunity fulfilled)

  • Name/Logo featured in Gala print program as the Post-Gala Celebration Host
  • Name/Logo featured as Post-Gala Celebration Host in Powerpoint loop throughout the Gala
  • Name/Logo featured on Community Foundation’s website as the Post-Gala Celebration Host
  • Name/Logo featured as Post-Gala Celebration Host on event signage during cocktail reception
  • Name/Logo as Post-Gala Celebration Host on gala save-the-date postcards and invitations sent to 2000+ contacts
  • Verbal recognition from stage during gala program
  • Name/logo included as Post-Gala Celebration Host in all emails, press releases and other media
  • Logo included as Post-Gala Celebration Host in full page ads run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Complimentary guest room at Sheraton Crown Center the night of the gala

Plus the Benefactor Level Benefits of:

  • ¼ page ad prominently featured in gala print program
  • Private networking opportunity for FOUR guests at Citizens Reception with top sponsors, area mayors, honorees and board members
  • One table to accommodate 10 guests at gala dinner
  • Select table placement at gala dinner
  • Valet Parking
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • Tax advantages – $9,200 is tax deductible!

CITIZENS RECEPTION SPONSORSHIP (Limit to 1 Sponsor) - $7,500 (opportunity fulfilled)

 Citizens Reception (September 2017)

  • Opportunity to present a 3-5 minute verbal commercial at the Citizens Reception with 100+ attendees top sponsors, area mayors, honorees and board members
  • Name/Logo featured with photos of the Citizen Reception at the Citizen Reception Sponsor on the PowerPoint presentation at Toast to Our Towns Gala with a projected 700+ attendees
  • Name included as Citizens Reception sponsor in all emails, press releases and other media
  • Name/Logo featured in Gala print program as the Citizens Reception Sponsor
  • Name/Logo featured as Citizens Reception Sponsor on Powerpoint loop throughout the Gala
  • Verbal recognition from stage during gala program
  • Name/Logo featured on Community Foundation’s website as the Citizen Reception Sponsor
  • Logo featured on invitations to Citizens Reception sent to 200+ VIP guests
  • Logo included in full page ad run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Complimentary guest room at hotel the night of the gala
Plus the Benefactor Level Benefits of:
  • ¼ page ad prominently featured in gala print program
  • Private networking opportunity for FOUR guests at Citizens Reception with top sponsors, area mayors, honorees and board members (August 2017)
  • One table to accommodate 10 guests at gala dinner
  • Select table placement at gala dinner
  • Valet Parking
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • Tax advantages - $6,700 is tax deductible!

BENEFACTOR – $5,000+

  • ¼ page ad prominently featured in gala print program
  • Logo featured as benefactor sponsor on PowerPoint loop throughout the gala
  • Name included as benefactor sponsor in all emails, press releases and other media
  • Name included on full page ad run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Name/Logo featured on Community Foundation’s website
  • Private networking opportunity for FOUR guests at reception with top sponsors, area mayors, honorees and board members
  • One table to accommodate 10 guests at gala dinner
  • Select table placement at gala dinner
  • Valet Parking
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • Tax advantages – $4,200 is tax deductible!

PATRON – $3,000+

  • Logo featured in gala program
  • Logo featured as patron sponsor on PowerPoint loop throughout the gala
  • Name featured on the Community Foundation’s website
  • Name included on full page ad run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Private networking opportunity for TWO guests at reception with top sponsors, area mayors, honorees and board members
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • One table for 10 guests at gala dinner
  • Valet Parking
  • Tax advantages – $2,200 is tax deductible!

SPONSOR – $2,000+

  • One table for 10 guests at gala dinner
  • Name listed in gala program
  • Name featured as a sponsor on the PowerPoint loop throughout the gala
  • Name included on full page ad run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • Tax advantage – $1,200 is tax deductible!
     

FRIEND OF THE FOUNDATION – $500+

  • Tickets for two guests at gala dinner
  • Name listed in gala program
  • Name featured as a friend on the PowerPoint loop throughout the gala
  • Name included on full page ad run in local newspaper the week following the event
  • Networking Opportunity with 700+ sponsors, area mayors, board members and honorees at gala
  • Tax advantage – $340 is tax deductible!

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