Become a BAT Sponsor!

BE A BOWL-A-THON SPONSOR!!

FIERCE is excited to announce the 7th installment of our bowl-a-thon fundraiser, FIERCE-ly Elemental! This year, we're excited to bring new energy, ideas and even more faBOWLousness to this incredible event. 

Sponsorships are a great way to show your support and help make the 2014 Bowl-a-thon the best ever!

 

Become a Diamond Level - Revolutionary Trendsetter: $10,000

Diamond Sponsorship is the highest level of sponsorship available for the Bowl-a-thon.  This level recognizes your amazing and truly dedicated commitment to the leadership and Empowerment of LGBTQ youth of color as an investor in our work and movement.  Diamond sponsorship will allow FIERCE to provide stipends to 2 FIERCE members in our level 3 paid internship, where they receive the opportunity to co-coordinate a program area as part of the Education for Liberation Project!  Your company will be honored with online promotion before the Bowl-a-thon, as well as digital signage & special mention during the event that will reach an audience of over 1,000 FIERCE supporters!

Diamond sponsorships are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Benefits include:
  • Full screen Virtual Ad projected on 26 giant movie screens at the event
  • Placement and distribution of your promotional materials (provided by sponsor) on the day of the event
  • Company Logo placement on FIERCE websites for 1 year
  • Social media promotion on Facebook, Twitter and weekly mass Email-blasts
  • Two FIERCE appreciation Baskets  (2 FIERCE Bags, 6 FIERCE Shirts, 6 FIERCE Water Bottles, 6 FIERCE Hoodies, 2 copies of “Fenced Out”)
  • Special mention during the event & complimentary admission for 10 guests
  • VIP Seating for Award Ceremony After Party
  • Dozen Gourmet Cupcakes & three Bottles of Champagne
  • 1 complimentary lane for bowling

Become a Platinum Level - Radical Innovator: 5,000

Platinum level sponsorship is the second-highest level of sponsorship available for the Bowl-a-thon. This sponsorship level recognizes the necessity and investment in youth led campaigns, created for and by LGBTQ youth of color.  Support at this level will goes towards supporting the member Organizing Committee (OC) weekly meetings by providing materials, food and metro cards.  Organizing committee meetings occur 3x a week!  Your company will be honored with online promotion before the Bowl-a-thon, as well as digital signage & special mention during the event that will reach an audience of over 1,000 FIERCE supporters!

Platinum sponsorships are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Benefits include: 
  • Full screen Virtual Ad projected on 26 giant movie screens at the event
  • Placement and distribution of your promotional materials (provided by sponsor) on the day of the event
  • Company Logo placement on FIERCE websites for 6 months
  • Social media promotion on Facebook, Twitter and weekly mass Email-blasts
  • Four appreciation FIERCE water bottles, Four FIERCE Tee-Shirts, and FIERCE produced “Fenced Out” documentary DVD
  • Special mention during the event & complimentary admission for 6 guests
  • Half dozens of gourmet cupcakes 
  • 1 bottle of Champagne

Become a Gold Level - Legendary Sponsor: $3,000

This level recognizes your organization’s commitment to supporting LGBTQ youth leaders who are empowering themselves and shaping New York into a more just place for all people regardless of race, class, gender identity or sexual orientation. Gold sponsorship will allow FIERCE to provide stipends to 3 FIERCE members in our 10 week paid leadership development community organizing school – the Education for Liberation Project! Your company will be honored with online promotion before the Bowl-a-thon, as well as digital signage & special mention during the event that will reach an audience of over 1,000 FIERCE supporters!

Gold sponsorships are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Benefits include:

  • Full screen Virtual Ad projected on 26 giant movie screens at the event
  • Placement and distribution of your promotional materials (provided by sponsor) on the day of the event
  • Company Logo placement on FIERCE websites for 4 months
  • Social media promotion on Facebook, Twitter and weekly mass Email-blasts
  • Two appreciation FIERCE water bottles and FIERCE produced “Fenced Out” documentary DVD
  • Special mention during the event & complimentary admission for 4 guests

Become a Silver Level - Community Champion Sponsor: $1,500

Community Champion sponsorships support FIERCE’s base-building and campaign programs that seek to reach and engage LGBTQ youth of color to become leaders for social change in New York City! Your company or organization will be honored with online promotion before the Bowl-a-thon, as well as digital signage & special mention during the event that will reach an audience of over 1,000

FIERCE supporters! Silver sponsorships are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Benefits include:

  • Half screen Virtual Ad projected on 26 giant movie screens at the event
  • Placement and distribution of your promotional materials (provided by sponsor) on the day of the event
  • Company Logo placement on FIERCE websites for 4 months
  • Social media promotion on Facebook, Twitter and weekly mass Email-blasts
  • An appreciation t-shirt
  • Special mention during the event & complimentary admission for 2 guests

Become a Bronze Level – Youth Team Sponsor: $500

Youth Team Sponsorships allow you to directly support the fundraising efforts of Bowl-a-thon teams that are organized by FIERCE youth members. This encourages them to feel confident in their fundraising skills, since many FIERCE members are first-time fundraisers. Your Youth Team Sponsorship provides positive motivation and incentive for them to reach (and surpass) their fundraising goals! All proceeds benefit FIERCE programs. Youth Team sponsorships are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Benefits include:

  • Quarter Virtual Ad projected on 26 giant movie screens at the event
  • Placement & distribution of your promotional materials (provided by sponsor) on the day of the event
  • Company Logo placement on the FIERCE websites for 4 months
  • Personalized thank you gift from Member Teams

Become a Lane Sponsor: $300 (only 26 available)

Get your company name on a Lane during the Bowl-a-thon!

 Being a Lane Sponsor allows you to promote your organization to over 200 people at our fabulous event and even more online. You'll also be making an important contribution to FIERCE! Lane Sponsorships are $300 each and are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Benefits include: Logo Placement on an individual lane on the day of the event and on FIERCE websites

Purchase a Virtual Ad or Line Greeting in our Digital Program: $150 or $50

We are selling digital ad space to be projected on screens at the Bowl-a-thon this year. Advertise your organization to over 200 people who attend the Bowl-a-thon! A single Ad is $150. FIERCE is also selling Line Greetings of 15 words or less for $50. Show your support for LGBTQ youth of color and purchase an ad or a line greeting today!

If interested, please fill out the attached Sponsorship Form and return to FIERCE by fax (646-336-6788) or email (bowlathon@fiercenyc.org). For inquiries about any sponsorship level, please contact Bowl-a-thon Youth Interns, Bree and Madel at bowlathon@fiercenyc.org. For inquiries about purchasing ad space please contact FIERCE Organizing Director, Fred Ginyard (Fred@fiercenyc.org)