Annie Malone Family Reunion Weekend
Featuring the 109th May Day Parade
May 17-19, 2019
The Annie Malone Family Reunion Weekend is May 17-19, 2019. Two signature events will highlght the weekend--our first Community Day in The Ville on May 18, 2019 and the 109th Annual May Day Parade on May 19, 2019 at 1pm. The parade is a family-oriented community celebration. By becoming a sponsor, you will be associated with the oldest, family-oriented African-American parade in the country. Your sponsorship will allow you to be showcased at the largest African-American event in our region. Your organization will also benefit from a wide range of media opportunities to raise public awareness of your work, service or products throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area.
Presenting Sponsor: $25,000
Our Presenting Sponsor will participate exclusively in all media interviews and marketing efforts including our weekend kickoff media conference, a value of more than $20k. The Presenting Sponsor also has exclusive branding opportunities throughout the entire parade weekend including exclusive signage at the pre-parade Community Day in the Ville on May 18, 2019, in the Parade Festival Area downtown, and will be featured at our 5k run event in August. Presenting Sponsor will also receive a complimentary table and be recognized at our annual black-tie gala in October 2019. Our Presenting Sponsor will have exclusive presence in our VIP area at the Parade Grand Stand, receive two complimentary parade entries and VIP placement in the parade with exclusive signage and complimentary booth at the parade festival area.
Platinum Sponsor: $15,000
Our Platinum Sponsor will receive a complimentary parade entry, prominent signage throughout the weekend, mentions in all digital/print/radio/TV marketing efforts (logo included), logo on the event t-shirt, seating at the Parade Grand Stand VIP area, a complimentary booth at the parade festival area and an on-stage promotional opportunity at the Parade Grand Stand. Platinum Sponsors will also have signage and vendor opportunities at Community Day in The Ville on May 18, 2019.
Gold Sponsor: $7,500
Our Gold Sponsors will receive a complimentary parade entry, signage in the VIP area, inclusion in digital/print/radio/TV marketing (logo included), logo on event t-shirt, a complimentary booth at the parade festival area, an on-stage promotional opportunity at the Parade Grand Stand, and limited VIP seating at the Parade Grand Stand. Gold Sponsors will also be recognized at Community Day in The Ville on May 18, 2019.
Silver Sponsor: $5,000:
Sponsors will receive a complimentary parade entry, inclusion in digital/print/radio/TV marketing (logo included), limited VIP seating at the Parade Grand Stand, and an on-stage promotional opportunity at the Parade Grand Stand. Logo on event t-shirt.
Golf Cart Sponsor: $3,500
Your company’s name and logo featured on 30 highly-visible golf carts used as shuttles in the
BBQ Competition Sponsor: $5,000
This is a first for Annie Malone! We are inviting some of the best backyard barbecue masters to show off their skills at the first Community Day in the Ville. BBQ Sponsor will have exclusive signage and present the winning chefs with their trophies.
Entertainment Stage Sponsor $2,500
The entertainment stage will be front and center during this day-long community festival in the heart of the historic Ville neighborhood and the grounds of Annie Malone’s administration building. Community Day in the Ville is designed to bring families together in a fun-filled day of events celebrating the beauty of family and friends. This is the ultimate block party!
Corporate Banner & Booth: $325
Corporate Vendor Booth Only: $175
We are happy to work with you to create a sponsor opportunity that fits your budget. Please give us a call at 314-531-0120. You may also email Patricia Washington at firstname.lastname@example.org or Elaine Hardin at email@example.com.
Thank you for supporting Annie Malone Children and Family Services!
Annie Malone will host our first Community Day in The Ville on Saturday May 18, 2019. The community block party celebration will set the stage for our 109th May Day Parade. Community Day in The Ville will feature fun and games for the entire family along with a entertainment stage and a BBQ competition sure to bring out the best backyard chefs! There will also be information booths and free clothing, book bags, and toys as supplies last.