Ways to Show Your Support for Downtown First!
By becoming a sponsor of Downtown First programs, you are demonstrating your commitment to the vitality of your downtown. Sponsorships also provide an extremely effective opportunity for promoting and marketing your business.
Sponsorship opportunities are flexible, creative, innovative and can readily be adjusted to meet your interests and needs. Among the variety of ways to participate as a sponsor of the Downtown First initiative are the following:
Demonstrate leadership in your community. Become a Founding Sponsor and play a significant role in establishing the Downtown First program in your downtown, or in multiple downtown-based communities in our region.
Maintaining a strong Downtown First program in any community requires the ongoing support and committment of community leaders. Sustaining members help to ensure that the message continues to reach your community members, and that our local economies continue to grow stronger.
SPECIAL EVENT SPONSORS
From educational forums to fun, festive events, Special Event Sponsors have the opportunity to purchase tables, be promoted on event fliers and mailings, have their logo included on event handouts or favors, and much more! In addtion to fun, local events, Downtown First will be participating in two national events: Celebrate Your Independents Week (the week of July 4th), and America Unchained! (November 22).
BUSINESS DIRECTORY SPONSORS
Online business directory sponsorship opportunities are available…with the added benefit of helping your business stand out to those perusing the directory.
DOWNTOWN FIRST PRODUCT SPONSORS
From t-shirts to reusable shopping bags to coffee mugs, opportunities to sponsor products, with your business name and logo, are unlimited!
FRIENDS OF DOWNTOWN FIRST
Schools, churches, and other community organizations, as well community residents, are all welcome to participate in the Friends of Downtown First program: Check out the Our Friends page of our site.
CUSTOM SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES
We are happy to work with you to develop a custom sponsorship program that meets your needs and interests.
Please contact us at anytime to discuss what sponsorship opportunities will work best for you: 724-729-9400 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.