Sponsorship2018-07-24T20:37:00+00:00

YOUR SUPPORT OF THE PROMISE BALL GALA PROVIDES A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO RAISE THE PROFILE OF YOUR ORGANIZATION, AND TO GALVANIZE YOUR SUPPORT OF A GREAT CAUSE. PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:

PRESENTING PARTNER – CONTACT JDRF TO DISCUSS PRICING

Providing the opportunity to partner strategically with JDRF, this partnership level includes (but is not limited to):

  • Two tables of 10 with preferred seating
  • Your corporate logo incorporated into Promise Ball logo, “Promise Ball” renamed to incorporate brand(ex. “RBC Promise Ball”), recognition in all promotional activities, opportunity to speak at event, opportunity to host/present launch event
  • Right to advertise and promote association with the Gala, including Promise Ball and JDRF logos
  • Back outside cover of Keepsake Catalogue
  • Opportunity to present to gala attendees and share your corporate story and personal connection to the JDRF mission (max 2 minutes)
  • Opportunity to provide Live Auction package for prominent placement (in consultation with JDRF staff, minimum value $2,000)
  • Work with JDRF staff to craft media story/promotional strategy

DINNER PARTNER – $10,000

The Fairmont Empress dinner never fails to impress guests. This sponsorship connects your brand to the main course:

  • Table for 10 with preferred seating
  • Full page colour ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Your corporate logo featured on dinner menu during event, and menu sent out in e-blasts prior to event
  • Corporate logo featured on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention and prominent mentions during dinner service

TECH PARTNER – $10,000

The Gala surrounds guests with a rich visual and auditory experience. Associate your company with our A/V professionals:

  • Table for 10 with preferred seating
  • Full page colour ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Your corporate logo featured on silent auction bidding tablets, and at registration table
  • Your corporate logo featured on website, and on social media, with links to company website

LIVE AUCTION PARTNER – $7,500

The Live Auction is a Gala highlight, delivered by a professional auctioneer to a rapt audience. Partner with us to support this key evening event:

  • 6 tickets
  • Full page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Live Auction will be branded with corporate name
  • Your corporate logo featured on slides during Live Auction
  • Corporate logo featured on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention and prominent mentions during Live Auction
  • Opportunity to provide Live Auction package for prominent placement (in consultation with JDRF staff, minimum value $2,000)

COCKTAIL RECEPTION PARTNER – $7,500-$10,000

The Cocktail Reception Partner provides the Signature Cocktail served to Gala attendees and the cash bar, fostering guests to mingle and let loose:

  • 6 tickets
  • Full page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Opportunity to name Signature Cocktail which will be passed to all guests during Reception
  • Your corporate logo featured at bar featuring Signature Cocktail for entire evening, and on trays as Signature Cocktail is being passed (signage may include logo of featured alcohol)
  • Your corporate logo featured on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention and prominent mentions during reception

BALLOON BLITZ PARTNER – $5,000

Participants purchase and pop helium balloons, revealing prizes. A popular activity that involves T1D children on the Gala floor:

  • 4 tickets
  • Half page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Provide $1,000 gift card for Balloon Blitz grand prize, plus $500 in smaller denominations
  • Balloons branded with corporate logo
  • Your corporate logo featured on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention and prominent mentions during Balloon Blitz section of gala

FUND A CURE (FAC) PARTNER – $5,000

The major fund drive of the Gala, Fund a Cure motivates attendees to raise their bid paddles and make a high-profile donation directly to T1D research. Partner opportunity includes:

  • 4 tickets
  • Half page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Your corporate logo on FAC Bear tags
  • 4 complimentary tickets will be provided for our FAC Family
  • Your corporate logo featured on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention and prominent mentions during lead-up to FAC
  • Personalized thank-you card from FAC Family

ENTERTAINMENT PARTNER – $5,000

Your support will help us provide a spectacular evening of entertainment, creating memories to last a lifetime. Partner opportunity includes:

  • 4 tickets
  • Half page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Your corporate logo placed on-stage and near DJ booth during entertainment section of gala
  • Your corporate logo featured on on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention

VOLUNTEER PARTNER – $5,000

Our volunteers are critical to hosting the event, and your partnership helps to acknowledge their contribution. Partner opportunity includes:

  • 4 tickets
  • Half page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Opportunity to provide lanyards, sashes, or similar with corporate logo to be worn by day of event (DOE) volunteers
  • Opportunity to provide gift of corporate product to all DOE volunteers
  • Your corporate logo featured on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention
  • Thank you card signed by DOE volunteers

SILENT AUCTION PARTNER – $5,000-$10,000

Gala guests will bid for desirable products and experiences throughout the evening’s Silent Auction, and your brand can be prominently displayed as a supporter of this experience:

  • 4 tickets
  • Half page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Your corporate logo displayed prominently on all Silent Auction tables, on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention and thanks

TREASURE BOX PARTNER – $5,000

All eyes will be on the Treasure Box and your brand, when one of the keys unlocks a major prize. Partner opportunity includes:

  • 4 tickets
  • Half page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Your corporate logo presented prominently at Treasure Box, on website, and on social media, with links to company website
  • On-stage mention and prominent mentions during key sales and draw for Treasure Box

ENHANCED TABLE – $3,000

  • Table for 10
  • Half page B&W ad in Keepsake Catalogue
  • Corporate logo presented prominently at event on looped PowerPoint, on website, and on social media

PROMISE KEEPER – $1,000

  • 2 tickets for yourself
  • 2 complimentary tickets will be supplied to Friends of JDRF (example: FAC Family)
  • Your corporate logo will run on slide PowerPoint loop on DOE
  • Your corporate logo will appear on Promise Keeper page of Keepsake Catalogue and Promise Keeper section of website
  • Thank you card from recipient of comp tickets

PROMISE BALL SUPPORTER – $500

For those who wish to support JDRF, but cannot attend the Gala in person:

  • 2 complimentary tickets will be supplied to Friends of JDRF (example: FAC Family)
  • Your corporate logo will run on slide PowerPoint loop on DOE
  • Your corporate logo will appear on Promise Ball Supporter page of Keepsake Catalogue and on Promise Ball Supporter section of website
  • Thank you card from recipient of comp tickets

TABLES AND TICKETS

Charitable tax receipts will be issued for allowable portion under Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) conditions. Exact amount will be determined post event.

REGULAR TABLE – $2,000

  • Table for 10

EARLY BIRD TABLE – $1,750 (UNTIL JUNE 15)

  • Table for 10
  • 2017 Promise Ball attendees will be offered a reduced rate to attend the 2018 gala if they purchase their table prior to June 15th, 2018

EARLY BIRD TICKET – $175 (UNTIL JUNE 15)

INDIVIDUAL TICKET – $200 (FROM JUNE 16 UNTIL OCTOBER 8)

LATE TICKET – $225 (OCTOBER 8 – 27)