Sponsor Connect+Cure 2017

Sponsorship Opportunities

Connect+Cure 2017 is a momentous event for medicine and for Oklahoma.
Sponsor and be there when it happens!

Gala beneficiary: Harold Hamm Diabetes Center at the University of Oklahoma
Date: Oct. 16, 2017
Place: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum | Website | Map
Attire: Cocktail

VIP Reception: 5:30pm
General Reception: 6:30pm
Dinner Program with Entertainment by PENTATONIX: 7:00pm

Emcee: Nicole Johnson, Miss America 1999 and Diabetes Expert/Advocate
Presenters to include OU President David Boren and Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm
Dr. Ralph DeFronzo will accept the 2017 Harold Hamm International Prize for Biomedical Research in Diabetes

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS & BENEFITS

Don't miss our ADDITIONAL SPONSORSHIP opportunities, also (listed below)!

LEAD SPONSOR -- $100,000

  • VIP Gift Package
  • HHDC Connect+Cure Gala Lead Sponsor Glass Keepsake Award
  • Two tables of 10 guests each
  • Complimentary wine service throughout event
  • 20 tickets to VIP Reception with Harold Hamm and David Boren
  • 2 photo opportunities with entertainer/special guest, your choice of individuals from your party with them
  • Prime seating location with celebrity guest, if desired
  • Group photo during dinner with Harold Hamm and special guests
  • Recognition during onstage program
  • Listing as a Lead Sponsor with logo placement on event registration
  • Two full-page ads in printed dinner program
  • Table favors for each guest

PREMIER SPONSOR -- $50,000

  • VIP Gift Package
  • Two tables of 10 guests each
  • Complimentary wine service throughout event
  • 20 tickets to VIP Reception with Harold Hamm and David Boren
  • 2 photo opportunities with entertainer/special guest, your choice of individuals from your party
  • Premier seating location
  • Group photo during dinner with Harold Hamm and special guests
  • Recognition during onstage program
  • Listing as a Presenting Sponsor with logo placement on event registration
  • Full-page ad in printed dinner program
  • Table favors for each guest

PATRON SPONSOR -- $25,000

  • One table of 10 guests
  • 10 tickets to VIP Reception with Harold Hamm and David Boren
  • 1 photo opportunity with entertainer/special guest, with your choice of individuals from your party in each photo
  • Good seating location
  • Group photo during dinner with Harold Hamm and special guests
  • Recognition during onstage program
  • Full-page ad in printed dinner program
  • Table favors for each guest

BENEFACTOR SPONSOR -- $15,000

  • One table of 10 guests
  • 6 tickets to VIP Reception with Harold Hamm and David Boren
  • Group photo during dinner with Harold Hamm and special guests
  • Full-page ad in printed dinner program
  • Table favors for each guest

PARTNER SPONSOR -- $10,000

  • One table of 10 guests
  • 4 tickets to VIP Reception with Harold Hamm and David Boren
  • Half-page ad in printed dinner program
  • Table favors for each guest

SUPPORTER SPONSOR -- $5,000

  • 6 reserved seats
  • 2 tickets to VIP Reception with Harold Hamm and David Boren
  • Quarter-page ad in printed dinner program

FRIEND SPONSOR -- $2,500

  • 4 reserved seats
  • Business card ad in printed dinner program

COUPLE TICKETS -- $1,000

  • 2 reserved seats

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS -- $250 (limited quantity)

 

ADDITIONAL SPONSORSHIPS

Sponsors receive benefits below, plus signage identifying your organization. These packages do not include admission to gala events. To select an Additional Sponsorship, contact Jamie Whitefield at (405) 228-4112 or jwhitefield@cothrandevelopment.com

Entertainment Sponsor -- $250,000
Sponsor PENTATONIX and receive 10 pictures of your choice with the group
Full-page ad with recognition as Entertainment Sponsor in printed dinner program

Flower Sponsor -- $15,000
Sponsor the floral centerpieces on each table during dinner
Full-page ad with recognition as Flower Sponsor in printed dinner program

VIP Reception Sponsor -- SOLD
Sponsor the VIP reception with special guests prior to dinner
Receive signage and recognition at the VIP reception

General Reception Sponsor -- $10,000
Sponsor the general reception for all gala attendees prior to dinner
Receive signage and recognition at the general reception

Event Ticket Sponsor -- $10,000
Sponsor the more than 900 tickets distributed for the gala
Your company’s logo will appear on each ticket

Valet Ticket Sponsor -- $10,000
Sponsor the more than 450 tickets used for valet parking the gala
Your company’s logo will appear on each ticket

Online Registration Sponsor -- $7,500
Your company’s logo will appear prominently on the event website.

Green Room Sponsor -- $5,000 (one sold, one available)
Sponsor the backstage dressing rooms (also known as “green rooms”) for Pentatonix and our other celebrity guests.

Dinner Program Sponsor -- SOLD
Sponsor the printed dinner program, placed at each attendee’s seat during the dinner and awards program
Your company’s logo will be placed on the front of the dinner program, but please note all HHDC sponsors are listed in the program

VIP Gift Package Sponsor -- SOLD
Sponsor the gift packages provided for Connect+Cure Gala VIPs.

For more information or for accommodations on the basis of disability, contact Jamie Whitefield at (405) 228-4112 or jwhitefield@cothrandevelopment.com