Memphis Empty Bowls Project -
Sponsorship Info- Levels of sponsorship
To download more information about restaurant sponsorship, click here. To download more information about monetary sponsorship, click here. 
 

Presenting Sponsor - $10,000 (limit 1)

  • Prominent recognition as Presenting Sponsor in event program and on social media platforms pre- and post-event
  • Prominent placement of logo on event signage including banners, t-shirts, table tents and marketing materials
  • Company name, logo and link to your website on the Memphis Empty Bowls website
  • Full page program ad
  • Reserved seating and 10 VIP tickets to the event, allowing early entry to ensure the best selection among over 400 bowls donated by local artisans

Golden Ladle - $5,000

  • Prominent recognition as Golden Ladle sponsor in event program and on social media platforms pre- and post-event
  • Prominent placement of logo on event signage including banners, t-shirts, table tents and marketing materials
  • Company name, logo and link to your website on the Memphis Empty Bowls website
  • Full page program ad
  • Reserved seating and eight VIP tickets to the event, allowing early entry to ensure the best selection among over 400 bowls donated by local artisans

Silver Spoon - $2,500

  • Recognition as Silver Spoon sponsor in event program and on social media platforms pre- and post-event
  • Logo on event signage including banners, t-shirts, table tents and marketing materials
  • Company name, logo and link to your website on the Memphis Empty Bowls website
  • Half page program ad
  • Reserved seating and four VIP tickets to the event, allowing early entry to ensure the best selection among over 400 bowls donated by local artisans

Bronze Bowl - $1,000
  • Recognition as Bronze Bowl sponsor in event program and on social media platforms pre- and post-event
  • Company name on table tents and marketing materials
  • Company name on the Memphis Empty Bowls website
  • Quarter page program ad
  • Reserved seating and two VIP tickets to the event, allowing early entry to ensure the best selection among over 300 bowls donated by local artisans

Copper Cup - $500
  • Recognition as Copper Cup sponsor in event program and on social media platforms pre- and post-event
  • Company name on the Memphis Empty Bowls website
  • Quarter page program ad
  • Complimentary VIP ticket to the event, allowing early entry to ensure the best selection among over 400 bowls donated by local artisans

Pewter Partner – $499 and under
  • Recognition as Pewter Partner sponsor in event program and on social media platforms pre- and post-event
  • Name or company name on the Memphis Empty Bowls website and recognition in event program

Restaurant Sponsorship 

  • Food and beverage donations will be recognized in event program, social media platforms pre- and post-event, and on the Memphis Empty Bowls website
  • Quarter page program ad
  • Company name will be recognized on signage at the event in the food and beverage area
  • Donation of other in-kind items will be promoted on an individual basis 

How to Become a Sponsor
Sponsorship forms should be completed and returned to Jaime Winton via fax, email, or mail by September 18. Logo submissions must be submitted via email. Payment via credit card or Paypal may be submitted online through our Sponsorship Payment page. Checks may be made payable to “St. John’s United Methodist Church” with Empty Bowls Sponsor in the subject line. Checks may be mailed to: Memphis Empty Bowls Project, c/o St. John’s United Methodist Church, 1207 Peabody Ave, Memphis, TN 38104                                                             

Phone: (901) 292-8002  Fax: (901) 725-9485  Email: jaimewinton@gmail.com

For guaranteed inclusion of company name and logo (if applicable) on all event materials and signage as outlined in Sponsorship Benefits, please return all applicable materials by Friday, October 14, 2016. If sponsorship pledge is received after that time, all efforts will be made for inclusion on available/remaining printed materials. All other available sponsorship benefits will still apply.

* All financials for the 2016 Memphis Empty Bowls are processed through St. John's United Methodist Church, a 501(c)3 organization, Federal Tax ID # is 62-0595323. You will receive a letter confirming your donation, for your tax purposes, on St. John's UMC letterhead. However, ALL proceeds from this event, including your sponsorship dollars, will go to offset our very minimal overhead costs, then will be used to benefit Memphis Empty Bowls Project's feeding program and local food pantries and soup kitchens. 

For more information about sponsorships, please contact Jaime Winton at jaimewinton@gmail.com.