To determine how many prison beds will be needed in future years, some states actually base part of their projection on how well current elementary students are performing on reading tests
Source(s): National Institute for Literacy, National Center for Adult Literacy, The Literacy Company, U.S. Census Bureau

Sponsorship Opportunities

8-Ball

Title Sponsor - $10,000.00

  • Pre-eminent listing as on all event advertising and in all publications
  • Logo/name on The 2nd & 7 Foundation 8-Ball homepage
  • 30 Tickets to the event for friends / family
  • The opportunity to include literature at event
  • Company name and logo on all materials related to event, and located on The 2nd & 7 Foundation web site / 8-Ball Page and event media releases
  • Recognition on stage during the event
  • 1 Team entry to the Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout
  • Gift basket delivered to Team Captain with 2nd & 7 items
  • Radio Promotion mentions on ONN, 97.1FM, and 1460AM
  • Web/social media promotion

Stage Sponsor - $7,500.00

  • Name / logo on all materials related to event and web site / 8-Ball Page
  • Signage on stage during the event
  • 1 Team entry to the Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout
  • 30 Tickets to the event for friends / family
  • Gift basket delivered to Team Captain with 2nd & 7 items
  • Web/social media promotion

Team & Table Sponsor - $3,500.00

  • Company name and logo on 1 of the pool tables at the event
  • 1 Team entry to the Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout
  • 24 total tickets to the event
  • Gift basket delivered to Team Captain with 2nd & 7 items
  • Web/social media promotion

Table Sponsor - $1,000.00

  • Signage with corporate name/logo on one of the pool tables used in the tournament
  • Web/social media promotion
  • Recognition at event
  • Option to provide information/literature at event
  • 4 Tickets to Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout

Team Sponsor - $2,500.00

  • 1 Team entry to the Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout
  • 20 total tickets to the event
  • Custom 2nd & 7 gifts delivered to specified Team Captain
  • Web/social media promotion

Pool Yard Sponsor - $7,500.00

  • Name / logo on all materials related to event and web site / 8-Ball Page
  • Signage on the lawn during the event
  • 1 Team entry to the Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout
  • 30 Tickets to the event for friends / family
  • Gift basket delivered to Team Captain with 2nd & 7 items
  • Web/social media promotion

VIP Bar/Celebrity Check-In - $1,500.00

Signage/Recognition at VIP Bar Area/Celebrity Check-In on the stage at Columbus Commons. This area has high visibility due to proximity to the ten pool tables where all the tournament action takes place. 

Individual Tickets - $125.00

Photo Booth Sponsor - $2,000.00

The Photo Booth Sponsor's logo will appear on all photos printed onsite at the Celebrity 8-Ball Shooutout. The sponsor will also be recognized via signage at the event and in corresponding printed materials. 

Includes 8 tickets to event. 


Interested in one of the above 8-Ball sponsorships? Click here to contact us.

Camp

Presenting Sponsor - $10,000.00

  • Pre-eminent listing as on all event advertising and in all publications
  • Premium placement of company name and logo on Event Banners
  • The opportunity to include literature at event
  • Logo / name on The 2nd & 7 Foundation homepage
  • Set of 9 Limited Edition Hard Cover “Hog Mollies” books
  • Company name / logo on back of official camp t-shirt
  • Approximately 400 campers
  • Two (2) t-shirts given to each sponsor for display in office
  • Radio Promotion mentions on 97.1FM, and 1460AM

Touchdown Club Partner - $5,000.00

  • Company name and logo on Banner at the Parents Tent area
  • Company name / logo on the following camper items:
    • Sleeve of official camp t-shirt
    • Side of official camp football
  • Approximately 400 campers
  • Two (2) t-shirts given to each sponsor for display in office
  • Two (2) footballs given to each sponsor to display in office

2nd & 7 Hat Sponsor - $7,500.00

  • Placement of company name and logo on Event Banners
  • The opportunity to include literature at event
  • Company name / logo on back of official camp hat
  • Approximately 400 campers and 100 coaches / staff
  • Ten (10) hats given to sponsor

T-Shirt Sponsors - $500.00

  • Company name / logo on back of official camp t-shirt
  • Approximately 400 campers
  • Two (2) t-shirts given to each sponsor for display in office 

Interested in one of the above Camp sponsorships? Click here to contact us.

Golf

Par Package - $3,000.00

Team of 3 golfers plus celebrity. Includes a sign on tee box and Titleist credit for each golfer.

Birdie Package - $5,000.00

Team of 3 golfers plus celebrity. Includes a sign on tee box and Titleist credit for each golfer. Major sponsor recognition that includes Hole Ownership for brand activation and sampling. Each golfer will receive 2nd & 7 logo gear and 2nd & 7 Amazon Dot.

Eagle Package - $7,500.00

Team of 3 golfers plus celebrity. Includes a sign on tee box and Titleist credit for each golfer. Major sponsor recognition that includes Hole Ownership for brand activation and sampling. Each golfer will receive 2nd & 7 logo gear and swag bag, 2nd & 7 Amazon Echo and parting gift to pamper significant other.


Interested in one of the above Golf sponsorships? Click here to contact us.

Other

Van Sponsorship - $1,000.00

5 Year Sponsorship - $1,000 per year:

company logo will appear on 2nd & 7 Foundation Reading Program Van


Interested in one of the above Other sponsorships? Click here to contact us.

Reading Program

Reading Program Partner - $30,000.00

Reading Program Partners provide The 2nd & 7 Foundation with the ability to fulfill it's mission of providing free books and positive role models to kids in need while encouraging young athletes of the community to pay it forward. Reading Program Partners allow us to write, illustrate, and publish 50,000 books each year. Our partners support the general administrative costs of implementing our Tackling Illiteracy program.

Reading Program Partners have a visible presence in everything we do.  Partner logos are included on our website, paid advertising, signage and at our events throughout the year.  Partners have the ability to customize their sponsorships and level of involvement at our annual events including Football Camp, Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout and Pay It FOREward Golf Outing.   Please refer to each event for sponsor package details.  

Reading Program Partner Benefits:

  • Customizable Sponsorship at annual events including The 2nd & 7 Foundation Football Camp, Celebrity 8-Ball Shootout and Pay It FOREward Golf Outing.  
  • Company name and logo on website/homepage
  • Listing as on all event advertising and in all publications
  • Listing in monthly newsletter sent to over 2,700 individuals representing companies, families and community leaders
  • Recognition at events
  • The opportunity to include literature at all events
  • Placement of company name and logo on Event Banners

Interested in one of the above Reading Program sponsorships? Click here to contact us.

The Derby

"Win" Sponsor (Presented by...) - $10,000.00

  • 20 Tickets to The Derby
  • 10 Horses to Name
  • 1 Race Sponsorship
  • Full Page Ad in The Derby program
  • Social Media promotion on Facebook, Twitter, website
  • Pre-eminent listing on all event advertising and in all publications
  • Premium placement of company name and logo on Event Banners
  • Sponsorship Cigar Patio
  • The opportunity to include literature at event
  • Logo included on Red Carpet Step and Repeat used for pictures of all attendees

"Place" Sponsor - $5,000.00

  • 12 Tickets to The Derby
  • 6 Horses to Name
  • 1/2 Page Ad in The Derby program
  • Social Media promotion on Facebook and Twitter
  • Company name and logo on all materials related to event, The Derby webpage and event media releases
  • Logo included on Red Carpet Step and Repeat used for pictures of all attendees

"Show" Sponsor - $2,500.00

  • 6 Tickets to The Derby
  • 3 Horses to Name
  • 1/4 Page Ad in The Derby program
  • Social Media promotion on Facebook and Twitter
  • Company name / logo on all materials and located on The Derby webpage

RACE SPONSOR - $500.00

  • Company logo in program next to 1 of 12 races
  • Recognition at the event during the above sponsored race
  • 2 tickets to The Derby
  • Your purchase will help fund books for an entire school!

HORSES - $125.00

  • Name one (1) horse in one (1) race
  • As a Horse Owner, you are eligible for additional raffle tickets if your Horse finishes in 1st, 2nd or 3rd place
  • Your purchase of 2 horses pays for books for an entire class of kids!

PURCHASE PROGRAM AD - $250.00

  • 1/4 Page Advertising (business card size) in The Derby program
  • Your purchase allows The 2nd & 7 Foundation to pay for books for an entire class of kids!

TICKETS - $75.00

  • Ticket to Main Event
  • One (1) free Derby Drink
  • Hors d’oeuvres

Winner's Circle - $1,000.00

Ice Luge Sponsor - $2,000.00

  • 10 Tickets to The Derby
  • 2 Horses to Name
  • Social Media promotion on Facebook and Twitter
  • Company name / logo on all materials and located on The Derby webpage

Interested in one of the above The Derby sponsorships? Click here to contact us.