Become a Buddy Walk Supporter

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Be a part of the Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta’s (DSAA) 20th Annual Buddy Walk®, a celebration of the abilities and accomplishments of individuals with Down syndrome. We need your support!

Being a Buddy Walk sponsor is a great opportunity for your company to invest in the community, team build with your staff, and get recognition for supporting a worthy cause! We hope you will choose to help promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome in our community. Your involvement will help make this year’s Buddy Walk a spectacular celebration. Contact Sheryl@dsaatl.org to become a sponsor. 

 

 

LEVEL

CONTRIBUTION

Presenting Sponsor

$15,000

Platinum Sponsor

$10,000

Gold Sponsor

$7,500

Silver Sponsor

$5,000

Bronze Sponsor

$2,500

Finish Line Sponsor

$1,000 

 Contact Sheryl@dsaatl.org to become a sponsor

Why should I consider becoming a Buddy Walk sponsor?

By becoming a sponsor, you will aid the Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta’s efforts to empower parents and people with Down syndrome, through information, resources, education, social connection, and advocacy. Thousands of attendees in this year’s event will also notice you.

Sponsorship Levels:

PRESENTING SPONSOR: $15,000

  • Event presented by company
  • Introduction of CEO or representative at walk and opportunity to speak from the stage Opportunity for company representative to present the award to the 2017 Buddy of the Year from stage
  • CEO or representative participation in all pre-event publicity, including on-air interviews
  • Exclusive presenting sponsor logo recognition on all print advertising (including any advertisements, local signage, posters, etc.), on the back of 3,500+ event t-shirts and on all event materials, both pre-event and day-of the walk
  • Inclusion in all media materials and outreach and across all DSAA social channels
  • Corporate Name/Logo included in all press releases
  • Complementary BW registration for ten (10) company representatives 
  • Priority exhibitor table with the opportunity to distribute materials and/or coupons or brochures to more than 4,000 participants (company must supply) the day of event
  • Display of products at the event (products may not be sold on site)
  • Logo recognition for one year on our website with an exclusive link to sponsor’s website
  • Logo in DSAA newsletter for one year
  • Display of sponsor’s signage

PLATINUM SPONSOR: $10,000

  • Exclusive presenting sponsor logo recognition on all print advertising (including any advertisements, local signage, posters, etc.), on the back of 3,500+ event t-shirts and on all event materials, both pre-event and day-of the walk
  • Inclusion in all media materials and outreach.
  • Logo recognition for one year on the front page of our website with an exclusive link to sponsor’s website.
  • Logo in DSAA newsletter for one year.
  • Display of sponsor’s signage
  • Display of products at the event (products may not be sold on site).
  • Distribution of sponsor’s promotional materials at the walk.
  • Priority Exhibitor table at the event.

GOLD SPONSOR: $7,500

  • Logo recognition on all print advertising (including any ads, local signage, posters, etc.), on the back of event t-shirts and on all event materials, both pre-event and day-of the walk.
  • Inclusion in all media materials and outreach.
  • Logo recognition for one year on the front page of our website with an exclusive link to sponsor’s website.
  • Logo in DSAA newsletter for one year.

Display of sponsor’s signage.

  • Display of products at the event (products may not be sold on site).
  • Distribution of sponsor’s promotional materials at the walk.
  • Priority Exhibitor table at the event.

SILVER SPONSOR: $5,000

  • Logo recognition on all print advertising (including any ads, local signage, posters, etc.), on the back of event t-shirts and on all event materials, both pre-event and day-of the walk.
  • Inclusion in all media materials and outreach.
  • Logo recognition for one year on the front page of our website with an exclusive link to sponsor’s website.
  • Logo in DSAA newsletter for one year.
  • Display of sponsor’s signage.
  • Display of products at the event (products may not be sold on site).
  • Distribution of sponsor’s promotional materials at the walk.
  • Exhibitor table at the event

BRONZE SPONSOR: $2,500

  • Logo recognition on all print advertising (including any ads, local signage, posters, etc.), on the back of event t-shirts and on all event materials, both pre-event and day-of the walk.
  • Logo recognition on the DSAA website throughout the Buddy Walk promotion and pledge drive.
  • Logo in DSAA newsletter following event.
  • Display of sponsor’s signage.
  • Exhibitor table at the event

FINISH LINE SPONSOR: $1,000

  • Logo recognition on all print advertising (including any ads, local signage, posters, etc.), on the back of event t-shirts and on all event materials, both pre-event and day-of the walk.
  • Logo recognition on the DSAA website throughout the Buddy Walk promotion and pledge drive.
  • Logo in DSAA newsletter following event.
  • Display of sponsor’s signage 

In-Kind Donation

The success of the Buddy Walk is in part because of the wonderful donations of food, materials, and services. In-kind sponsors receive recognition on our website, press materials, and the day of the event.

Corporate Team

Companies and organizations are encouraged to form their own corporate teams. Each team member may sign up to join the corporate team individuals, organizations, and companies who support the walk with individually and build their own support from friends, family, and co-workers.

Terms: All contributions benefit the Down Syndrome Association of Atlanta (DSAA). Contributions must be received by September15, 2017 to be included in Buddy Walk promotional materials. Please contact us regarding in-kind donations. All donations are tax deductible as allowed by law. Tax ID 58-1585337.