Sponsors are critical to the success of the auction. The following are suggested sponsorship opportunities. However, the financial value of each level can be negotiated through both cash and donation value. We want you to participate at any level and welcome the opportunity to develop a specific idea that meets your needs and goals. Find out more about the auction on our official auction webpage.
Hall of Nations Arrival Experience ($5,000.00)SOLD
Guests will be greeted with display of the 49 original UN member country flags as they begin their international departure for the evening. The planned feature is a gorgeous global cheese and charcuterie display.
Additional highlights for the arrival experience that can be sponsored individually include:
Hall of Nations Arrival Drink ($500)SOLD
- Hall of Nations Arrival Music or Performance Experience ($750)
- Four Global Regional Experiences ($1,250 x
4) TWO REMAINING
Representing the diversity of the globe, the Auction will include four regions (
Asia, Middle East/Africa, Europe, and The Americas) that will showcase the culinary and cultural highlights of the region through food, drink, experiences, and performances.
Additional highlights for each region that can be sponsored individually include:
- Regional Experience ($500 per region x
4) TWO REMAINING
(1-2 per region) e.g. henna tattoo artist, noodle making, demonstrations to entertain and engage guests in each part of the world throughout the evening.
- World Stage ($1,000)
Guests will enjoy three distinct musical or dance performances throughout the evening leading up the live auction hosted by a professional auctioneer. Enhanced sound and lighting throughout the space will ensure guests are entertained and delighted throughout the evening.
- Individual Stage Performance ($500 x 3)
e.g. Bollywood Dance Troop, African Drummers
Farewell Bite ($500)SOLD
Leaving on a high note is our goal for the evening and we invite a sponsor to provide guests with a final parting sweet bite as they check out and depart from their global adventure. A great opportunity for custom messaging to go home with each guest.
- Passport Booster ($250, unlimited #)
Each guest will receive a passport upon their arrival for the evening featuring the auction catalog and evening’s program. Your company name or logo/individual name can be highlighted as an event booster here.
We know that the type of recognition valued by organizations varies and are able to offer a range of visibility and engagement opportunities for our 2019 sponsors. All sponsors will have a custom recognition package that will include:
Onsite Signage Recognition (Name or Logo)
Auction Website Recognition
Pre-Event Email Communication in Weekly Diplomatic Cable Newsletter
Post-Event Email Communication in Final Diplomatic Cable Newsletter
Verbal recognition from World’s Stage
*Two auction tickets ($150 value)
*For sponsors at the $500 level or greater
Please contact us with any questions. Thank you!