Every year Special Occasions East sponsors 3-4 charitable events. Sponsorship is typically done in the form of providing chair covers, specialty linens and napkins for the event.
Our committee has met for the 2015 submissions and selected 5 charities to sponsor. With so many worthy entries, the decisions were tough to make. The following are the charities and events we are sponsoring for 2015:
Back Pack Night – Formerly Wine, Women, Fashion & Finance. Fundraiser to benefit the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan's BackPack program.
Art on Tap – Proceeds benefit FIA programs and exhibitions.
Genesee Christian School – Benefit Auction
Holy Family - Benefit Auction
Holy Family School - Dinner Auction
If you have an event that you would like us to consider being part of, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
1. The organization must have a 501 (c)(3) status. As a part of the application procedure, the organization must include a copy of the tax-exempt letter from the IRS under section 501(c)(3) 2. Applications for sponsorship with all support material must be received no later than December 1st for the following calendar year. 3. Include desired amount of sponsorship.
4. Include the event name and location. 5. Include how many years this event has previously been held. 6. Include previous attendance and estimated attendance for this event. 7. Include a contact name and number should additional questions arise while reviewing submissions.
Please note that submissions without all the required information will not be considered.
All 2016 submissions must be made by December 1st, 2015. All submissions will be reviewed and selected events will be announced on December 16th, 2016. It is our goal to help as many organizations as possible, if you were not selected for the current year please give us the opportunity to consider your organization again.