Sponsorship Opportunities

Kentucky Wesleyan College President’s Gala
April 21, 2017 – Owensboro Convention Center

The annual President’s Gala provides a forum for Kentucky Wesleyan College to do the following:

  • Recognize members of the President’s Circle who gave $1,000 or more to the College during the 2016-17 fiscal year (197 members as of 1/23/16)
  • Spotlight the successes of students, alumni, & benefactors over the previous twelve months
  • Enhance the College’s engagement level with business and community leaders

The event includes a cocktail reception, plated dinner with wine pairings, brief recognition program with remarks from President Bart Darrell, token of appreciation for each guest, and live entertainment throughout the evening.  250 individuals attended the inaugural event in 2016. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

CORNERSTONE ($5,000) sponsors will receive:

  • Recognition as the presenting sponsor of the cocktail reception or after-party
  • Opportunity to address the audience during remarks
  • Ten (10) reserved seats in prominent location
  • Name/logo recognition on print and electronic marketing materials, social media communication, website, invitations, tickets, and event program
  • Opportunity to appear as a guest on “The President’s Place,” President Bart Darrell’s weekly radio show on WKWC 90.3 FM

GOLD ($2,500) sponsors will receive:

  • Eight (8) reserved seats in prominent location
  • Name/logo recognition on print and electronic marketing materials, social media communication, website, and event program
  • Opportunity to appear as a guest on “The President’s Place,” President Bart Darrell’s weekly radio show on WKWC 90.3 FM

SILVER ($1,500) sponsors will receive:

  • Six (6) reserved seats in prominent location
  • Name/logo recognition on print and electronic marketing materials, social media communication, website, and event program
  • Opportunity to appear as a guest on “The President’s Place,” President Bart Darrell’s weekly radio show on WKWC 90.3 FM

BRONZE ($1,000) sponsors will receive:

  • Four (4) reserved seats in prominent location
  • Name/logo recognition on print and electronic marketing materials, social media communication, website, and event program
  • Opportunity to appear as a guest on “The President’s Place,” President Bart Darrell’s weekly radio show on WKWC 90.3 FM