Why should YOU be a Fur Ball partner?

    • Your business will have a unique opportunity to establish and strengthen brand and public awareness. With over 50% of Americans being pet owners, your partnership will be meaningful to many of your clients and they’ll appreciate your commitment to a cause they care about. Never doubt that animal-lovers are an extremely loyal group! Fur Ball Sponsorship Opportunities could be a great fit for you.
    • You can feel confident in your donation; the beneficiaries we have chosen rate high for sheltering practices, fiscal management, accountability, and transparency.
    • You’ll receive a tax deduction for your donation (as allowed by law).

Publicity and Promotion

  • Promotion through our radio media sponsor WJR
  • Televised media, including WDIV Local 4—our emcee is WDIV Meteorologist Paul Gross
  • Featured stories in Heritage newspapers
  • Full social media promotions via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube via Fur Ball portals and all 3 beneficiary organization portals

Fur Ball Sponsorship Opportunities

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Premier Sponsorship

Premier Packages

All premier packages are exclusive, and include the following “sit pretty” rewards for your generosity:

    • Social media features spotlighting your business or social media platform upon sponsorship confirmation
    • Company logo and hyperlink on event website
    • Listing in event invitation mailed in February
    • Premier recognition on event and table signage
    • Company logo featured in scrolling digital display throughout the evening
    • Invitation to pre-glow VIP reception (5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.)
  • $10,000

    PLATINUM “RESCUER” PRESENTING Sponsor

  • $5,000

    “TOP DOG” DINNER Sponsor

  • $4,000

    “VIP” OR Event Reception Sponsor

  • $2,500

    “Purr”-ferred Veterinary or Business Leader Sponsor

  • $2,000

    “Meow-sic” Entertainment Sponsor

  • $2,000

    “Best in Show” Auction Sponsor

Platinum “RESCUER” Presenting Sponsor

$10,000

Taken by UBS: BLS Financial Partners


Fur Ball 2019 proudly sponsored by (You or Your Company)
Right of first refusal for Presenting Sponsor for 2020 event
Your Company will have non-compete sponsorship rights
Recognition in Fur Ball press and/or media releases
Acknowledgment as the Presenting Sponsor by the emcee
Central marquee at Fur Ball;
Speak during opening remarks/program
2-page center spread in Fur Ball print program
20 Tickets for the Fur Ball (2 tables) – premier seating location
Premier package “sit pretty” rewards

“Top Dog“ DinnerSponsor

$5,000

Taken by Your Bowling Coach & Jack (Barb Mattison)


Dining buffet table recognition features
1/2 page ad in Fur Ball print program
10 Tickets for the Fur Ball (1 tables), with premier seating location
Premier package “sit pretty” rewards

“VIP” or Event Reception Sponsor

$4,000

Signature cocktail named for you, plus your logo on cocktail napkins
1/2 page ad in Fur Ball print program
Opportunity to be involved in the sponsored experiential portion of the event
      2 Receptions: Very Important Paws (VIP): 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. OR Cocktail: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
8 Tickets for the Fur Ball, with premier seating location
Premier package “sit pretty” rewards

“Purr”-ferred Veterinary or Business Leader Sponsor

$2,500

Your Company will have non-compete sponsorship rights; i.e. only 1 bank or realtor
1/2 page ad in Fur Ball print program
8 Tickets for the Fur Ball, with premier seating location
Premier package “sit pretty” rewards

“Meow-sic” Entertainment Sponsor

$2,000

Interact with Rick Lieder Band & special guest performers
1/4 page ad in Fur Ball print program
6 Tickets for the Fur Ball, with premier seating location
Premier package “sit pretty” rewards

“Best in Show” Auction
Sponsor

$2,000

Live & Silent Auction recognition features
1/4 page ad in Fur Ball print program
6 Tickets for the Fur Ball, with premier seating location
Premier package “sit pretty” rewards

Interested in Premier Fur Ball Sponsorship Opportunities?

 

Contact Michelle Mullen
at [email protected] or call 248 615 9060

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  • (e.g., description of event gift bag item(s) associated with corresponding premier sponsorship)
  • (briefly describe item & estimated value; your Full Ball contact will coordinate further details)
  • Fur Ball Conditions of Sponsorship

    • Confirmation of sponsorship will be made upon receipt of payment + benefits will be coordinated by your Fur Ball contact
    • Inclusion in event invitation (premier sponsors $1.5K and over) with commitment by February 1, 2022
    • Event Gift Bag Materials: must be given to your Fur Ball contact at least one week prior to the event (Friday, April 15, 2022)
    • Business logos: must be provided in formats for Web and print display (.eps & .jpg files)
    • Recognition on Fur Ball website: miawf.org + social media
      • The Fur Ball requests a reciprocal link on sponsor website and social media page(s)
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Event Sponsorship Opportunities

“Aristocats” Table Sponsor

$1,500
  • 10 tickets to the event (1 table)
  • Listing on event invitation to be mailed in February
  • Invitation to pre-glow VIP reception
  • Signage on your reserved table
  • Listing on Fur Ball event website
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Listing in Fur Ball event program
  • Listing in scrolling digital display throughout the evening

“Wonderdog” Sponsor

$1,000
  • 6 tickets to the event
  • Listing on event invitation to be mailed in February
  • Listing on Fur Ball event website
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Listing in Fur Ball event program
  • Listing in scrolling digital display throughout the evening

“Lady and the Tramp” Sponsor

$400
  • 2 tickets to the event
  • Listing on Fur Ball event website
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Listing in Fur Ball event program
  • Listing in scrolling digital display throughout the evening

Advertising and design specs will be designed by, coordinated with, your event contact.

Deadline for submission

Full Page

$1,000

5 inch x 8 inch add in Fur Ball Program

Half Page

$500

5 inch x 4 inch add in Fur Ball Program

Quarter Page

$250

5 inch x 2 inch add in Fur Ball Program

Interested in Other Opportunities?

Didn’t see a sponsorship level you are interested in contact Michelle Mullen at
[email protected] or call 248 615 9060.