Become a Sponsor

BECOME A SPONSOR

We are interested in identifying sponsors who have policies and goals congruent with our own. We seek to create a network within our community to connect like-minded companies and organizations with individual members. Sponsors may select from our variety of commitments and work with us accordingly to utilize what advantageous opportunities we can offer your organization.

To make the YIMBY Festival a reality, sponsorship from our community is essential. The YIMBY team is seeking support with the following items:

  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Festival & Operational Expenses
  • Event Volunteers
  • Community Outreach
  • Event Sponsorships – Levels and benefits outlined below

Your generous support of Buffalo YIMBY will provide the following opportunities:

Roots Sponsorship Level – ($25-$249) available to Non-Profit Orgs & Individuals Name listed in printed marketing materials Name listed on YIMBY web site

The Seedling Sponsorship Level – ($250-$499) available to corporate partners Logo in Festival program booklet Promotion in all YIMBY event marketing efforts Company name and logo displayed on the YIMBY web site with link

The Sapling Sponsorship Level – ($500-$749) available to corporate partners 1⁄4 page ad in Festival program booklet Promotion in all YIMBY event marketing efforts Company name and logo displayed on the YIMBY web site with link 10’x10’ booth space for on-site promotion at the event

The Maple Tree Sponsorship Level – ($750-$999) available to corporate partners Prominent display of company name and logo presented at event Half-Page Ad in Festival program booklet Promotion in all YIMBY event marketing efforts Company name and logo prominently displayed on the YIMBY web site with link 10’x10’ booth space for on-site promotion at the event One (1) promotion post on social media leading up to the event

The Oak Tree Sponsorship Level – ($1000+) available to corporate partners Prominent display of company name and logo presented at events Full-Page Ad in Festival program booklet Promotion in all YIMBY event marketing efforts Company name and logo prominently displayed on the YIMBY web site with link Special recognition at 2018 Buffalo YIMBY Festival 10’x10’ booth space for on-site promotion at the event One (1) promotion post on social media leading up to the event Link to company webpage or social media account included on EventBrite ticketing webpage.

As a sponsor, we offer cross marketing and the opportunity to build an ongoing partnership with Buffalo YIMBY and D2LS. If you are interested, please respond to Katie O’Sullivan at katosulliv@gmail.com for further information on how you can help support our mission and the range of sponsorship possibilities for your organization as a D2LS sponsor.

Designing to Live Sustainably (D2LS) is a non-profit organization that strives to inspire the bioregional community to leverage its comparative advantages, optimizing the area’s viability as climate change impacts our ecological, social, cultural, and economic health. D2LS believes that bringing preparedness to the Buffalo-Niagara Region presents an opportunity for the region to THRIVE, not just survive in the face of impending climate change.