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 2019, please send us a message on the contact page to discuss
 

 FRIENDS OF RICHMOND K-9 2019 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

 

Harry Pherson Memorial 5K-for K-9's - Saturday, April 20th, 2019 at 9:00 a.m, Byrd Park

 This is a run/walk event to support the Richmond Police K-9 Unit. This will be our 5th annual 5K for the K9s and the event will be held in memory of retired K-9 Officer and Friends of Richmond K-9 board member, Harry Pherson.  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 $300 - $5,000

Harry Pherson Memorial 5K for K9s

Sponsorship Levels to benefit Friends of Richmond K-9 and the Richmond K-9 Unit

Platinum Sponsor  (AVAILABLE)

  • A base cash contribution of $5,000

  • 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

    • Name/Logo on event T-shirts

    • Name/Logo on event banner

    • 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

  • Framed Harry Pherson original photograph

  • First right refusal for the following year

Premier Sponsor  (SOLD OUT) - Virginia Veterinary Centers: Emergency & Specialty

  • A base cash contribution of $3,000

  • 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

    • Name/Logo on event T-shirts

    • Name/Logo on event banner

    • 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 (AVAILABLE)

  • A base cash contribution of $3,000

  • Corporate logo displayed/featured 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

    • Name/Logo on event T-shirt

    • Name/Logo on event banner

    • 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:

    • Poster and flyer displayed around town

    • Name/Logo placement on social media posts

    • Name/Logo on event T-shirt

    • 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  (MULTIPLE AVAILABLE) - Blanchard’s Coffee, Bath Fitters & Doody Calls

  • A base contribution of $300

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

    • Poster and flyer displayed around town

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

    • Podium recognition

  • Sign with Logo at the beverage station

  • 2, 5K for K9s entries for company team

  • Vendor space upon request

Snack Sponsor  (MULTIPLE AVAILABLE) - Social 52, Locke A. Taylor Veterinary Hospitals & Strohman Enterprises

  • A base contribution of $500

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

    • Poster and flyer displayed around town

    • Name/Logo placement on social media posts

    • Name/Logo on event T-shirt

    • Podium recognition

  • Sign with Logo at the snack station

  • 2, 5K for K9s entries for company team

  • Vendor space upon request

Swag Bag Sponsor (SOLD OUT) - Church Hill Animal Hospital

  • A base contribution of $500

  • Vendor space upon request

  • Name/Logo on event T-Shirt

Trophy Sponsor (SOLD OUT) - ICMA-RC

  • A base contribution of $500

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

    • Poster and flyer displayed around town

    • Name/Logo placement on social media posts

    • Name/Logo on event T-shirt

    • 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) - Zoetis

  • A base contribution of $300

  • 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 (SOLD OUT) - Lotsey & Hardy

  • A base contribution of $500

  • Vendor space upon request

  • Name/Logo on event T-shirts

 Annual Friends of Richmond K-9 Calendar

 Sponsorship of $300

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.

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)