Friends of Richmond K-9 depends on our Partners to help make our events successful to raise funds for our K-9 Unit and retired dog program. Our board of directors and volunteers all work for no compensation and all funds go directly to support the unit. We strive to make sure your business is recognized for your contribution to our events to enhance your corporate image with valuable marketing opportunities to reach new clients. If you are interested in any of the below opportunities for 2017, please send us a message on the contact page to discuss
 

 

Friends of Richmond K-9 Sponsorship Opportunities 2017

 

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3rd Annual "5K-for K-9's",   Saturday April 22, 9:00 a.m Byrd Park (EVENT OVER)

 This is a run/walk event to support the Richmond Police K-9 Unit. This will be our 3rd annual 5K for the K9s and will be held on April 22nd. There will be vendor tables and light food and drink for everyone to enjoy at the finish line. We will also present a Police K-9 demo at the end of the race with our drug and patrol dogs. There will be opportunities for everyone to have their picture taken with the Officers and K-9’s.

 Sponsorships range from $500 - $5,000

 5K for K9s

 Sponsorship Levels to Benefit Friends of Richmond K-9

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 9:00 a.m at Byrd Park

 

Premier Sponsor  (SOLD OUT)     DogServices and VESC (Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center)

        A base cash contribution of $5,000

        Corporate logo displayed/featured prominently on printed and electronic mediums: o Poster and flyer displayed around town

o Website with link to corporate web site

o Name/Logo placement on social media posts o Name/Logo on event T-shirts

o Name/Logo on event banner o Podium recognition

        Opportunity to place a marketing giveaway in the participant goodie bags

          •        6, 5K for K9s entries for company team

          •        Vendor space upon request

          •        Tag on advertising and joint promotional opportunities for the year

          •        First right refusal for the following year

 

Associate Premier Sponsor (SOLD OUT)   BB&T Bank

        A base cash contribution of $3,000

          •        Corporate logo displayed/featured on printed and electronic mediums

              o Poster and flyer displayed around town

              o Website with link to corporate web site

              o Name/Logo placement on social media posts o Name/Logo on event T-shirts

o Name/Logo on event banner  

o Podium recognition

        Opportunity to place a marketing giveaway in the participant goodie bags

          •        4, 5K for K9s entries for company team

          •        Vendor space upon request

          •        First right refusal for the following year

 

T- Shirt Sponsor    (SOLD OUT)   River City Veterinary Hospital

        A base contribution of $1,500

          •        Corporate logo displayed/featured on printed and electronic mediums: o Poster and flyer                displayed around town

o Name/Logo placement on social media posts o Name/Logo on event T-shirts

o Podium recognition

        Sign with Logo at the beverage station

     3, 5K for K9s entries for company team

          •        Vendor space upon request

          •        First right refusal for the following year

 

Beverage Sponsor  (SOLD OUT)  IDEXX

        A base contribution of $1,000

          •        Corporate logo displayed/featured on printed and electronic mediums: o Poster and flyer                displayed around town

o Name/Logo placement on social media posts o Name/Logo on event T-shirts

o Podium recognition

        Sign with Logo at the beverage station

        2, 5K for K9s entries for company team

          •        Vendor space upon request

 

Snack Sponsor  (SOLD OUT)  Johnny and Katrina Giavos (The Continental Westhampton, Kuba-Kuba, Kitchen 64, Stella's)

        A base contribution of $1,000

          •        Corporate logo displayed/featured on printed and electronic mediums: o Poster and flyer displayed around town

o Name/Logo placement on social media posts o Name/Logo on event T-shirts

o Podium recognition

        Sign with Logo at the snack station

          •        2, 5K for K9s entries for company team

          •        Vendor space upon request

 

Trophy Sponsor    (SOLD OUT)  Pro Street Cycles RVA

        A base contribution of $500  

          •        Corporate logo displayed/featured on printed and electronic mediums: o Poster and flyer displayed around town

o Name/Logo placement on social media posts o Name/Logo on event T-shirts

o Podium recognition

        Sign with Logo at the trophy table

          •        2, 5K for K9s entries for company team

          •        Vendor space upon request

 

Starting Line Sponsor  (SOLD OUT)  Lotsey and Hardy Tire Company

  • A base contribution of $500
  • Corporate logo displayed/featured on printed and electronic mediums:
    • Name/Logo placement on social media posts
    • Name/Logo on event T-shirts
  • Sign with Logo at the start/finish line 
  • 2, 5K for K9s entries for company team
  • Vendor space upon request 

          

 Event Day Sponsor

        A base contribution of $250

          •        Vendor space upon request

 

Lucky Field Raffle and Family Fest, Strangeways Brewing (Sunday August 27th, Noon till 4:00 p.m.)

Officer Anthony AJ Jackson and K-9 Nick  

Officer Anthony AJ Jackson and K-9 Nick

 

 August 27, 2017

Our community helps to support our Richmond K-9 Unit by buying raffle tickets. The raffle ticket number is associated with a square in a field. The “Lucky Field of Poop” will be gridded off with squares and if K-9 Nick decides to go in your square, you win $1,000! There are drawings for second prize of $300, third prize $200 and many other prizes.  Participants do not need to be present to win. Strangeways Brewing will be hosting our event on August 27th, from noon till 4:00p.m. We will have a dunk tank to "dunk an Officer", kids face painting and fun zone. Cornhole boards for free play, Photo opportunities with K-9's and Officers. Food trucks, Police K-9 demos and a special branded beer. All proceeds go to helping Friends of Richmond K-9 support our Richmond Police K -9 Unit.

 

Sponsorships range from $300 - $1,500

 

Gold Sponsor (SOLD OUT)  Tucker Administrators, Inc.

             • A base cash contribution of $1,500

             • Corporate logo displayed/featured prominently on printed and electronic mediums.

             • Poster and flyer displayed around town

             • Website with link to corporate web site

             • Name/Logo placement on social media post

             • Tag on advertising and joint promotional opportunities for the year

             • First right refusal for the following year

 

 Silver Sponsor

              • A base cash contribution of $500

              • Corporate logo displayed/featured prominently on printed and electronic mediums.

              • Poster and flyer displayed around town

              • Website with link to corporate web site

              • Name/Logo placement on social media posts

 

   Bronze Sponsor  (SOLD OUT) Commonwealth Home Solutions, LLC

              • A base cash contribution of $300

              • Corporate logo displayed/featured on printed mediums.

              • Poster and flyer displayed around town

 

Event Day Sponsor

              • Additional prizes for the raffle are needed and appreciated. All donated prizes will get a                     shout out "thank you" and link to your business on our Facebook page.

 

 

 

 

Mission BBQ Cornhole Tournament   (Sunday, October 29th, 11-4 Mission BBQ)

 

The cornhole tournament is a family friendly event that takes place each fall. The community is invited to register a team and play in a doubles cornhole tournament with 36 teams. Teams are guaranteed two games. Each player gets a free sandwich gift card from Mission BBQ, and one entry ticket for the prize raffle. We also have space for other friendly matchups. PRIZES: 1st Place = $300, 2nd Place = $200, and 3rd Place = $100. All proceeds go to nonprofit group Friends of Richmond K-9 to help our Richmond Police K-9 unit. We have a drawings for other various prizes, including a cornhole board set featuring our logo, designed and donated by Jonathan Arno.

 

Sponsorships range from $300 - $1,000

 

Sunday October 29th, 2017 Mission BBQ Richmond, Va.

 

Top Dog Sponsor

 

        A base cash contribution of $1,000

          •        Corporate logo displayed/featured prominently on printed and electronic mediums: o Poster and flyer displayed around town

oWebsite with link to corporate web site

o Name/Logo placement on social media posts o Podium recognition

        Opportunity to place a marketing giveaway in the participant goodie bags

        Opportunity to present a raffle prize or include items in a raffle prize

        2 Team entries into the tournament

        Vendor space upon request

        First right refusal for the following year

 

Friends Sponsor

        A base cash contribution of $600

          •        Corporate logo displayed/featured prominently on printed and electronic mediums: 

          o Poster and flyer displayed around town

Name/Logo placement on social media posts

        Opportunity to place a marketing giveaway in the participant goodie bags

          •        Opportunity to present a raffle prize or include items in a raffle prize

          •        1 Team entry into the tournament

           •        Vendor space upon request

 

Event Day Sponsor

        A base contribution of $300

        1 Team entry into the tournament

        Vendor space upon request

 

 

Annual Friends of Richmond K-9 Calendar

 

This calendar helps to raise additional funds throughout the year for the retired police K-9’s medical care and for additional training of the current working K- 9s. A business can

sponsor a month for $300 to have their logo and advertising information on a designated month in the calendar.

 

Sponsorship of $300

 

Friends Website Sponsor

Sponsorships range from $150 - $1,200

This is an opportunity to help the Friends of Richmond K-9 with the cost associated with hosting and maintaining of their website while providing exposure for a sponsoring business from the Friends’ site and increasing traffic to their website.

A website sponsor would provide a business with their logo and link to their website on the Friends of Richmond K-9s home page. For additional details, terms and conditions for this particular sponsorship please contact Jeff Merten at jmerten101@aol.com

$150 a month

$750 for 6 months ($125 a month) 

$1200 for 12 months ($100 a month)