Sponsor the Derby Ball

Being a sponsor is an excellent opportunity for your business to be featured in our pre-, during and post-event promotion that reaches thousands of people across the Philadelphia region. A sponsorship is an excellent way for you to:

  • Enhance your company’s visibility and position your business as a leader in the community
  • Entertain new clients/customers
  • Gain introductions to prospective clients/customers
  • Give back to a community organization that provides vitally needed services

Sponsorship Levels & Premiums

Justify – (Presenting Sponsor) $10,000* ($8,695 tax deductible)
*Sustains our year-round performing & visual arts programs for over 100 kids each year

  • Recognition in all marketing and publicity materials, inclusion in E-newsletter and social media
  • Showcase sponsor’s products/services at the gala
  • Opportunity to merchandise company with promotional giveaways
  • Prominent recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Full Page)
  • Corporate logo displayed on video screen during the cocktail hour
  • Corporate logo on North Light’s website
  • Admission to the gala for eight people

American Pharoah – $7,500* ($6,490 tax deductible)
*Could keep the facility lights on for one year

  • Showcase sponsor’s products/services at the gala
  • Recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Full Page) and social media
  • Corporate logo displayed on video screen during the cocktail hour
  • Corporate logo on North Light’s website
  • Admission to the gala for six people

Affirmed – $5,000* ($3,990 tax deductible)
*Provide supplies & enrichment activities for the KidZone Afterschool program for a year

  • Recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Full Page) and social media
  • Corporate logo displayed on video screen during the cocktail hour
  • Corporate logo on North Light’s website
  • Admission to the gala for six people

Seattle Slew – $3,000* ($2,210 tax deductible)
*Could fund one year of college prep workshops and tutoring for teens

  • Recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Full Page) and social media
  • Corporate logo displayed on video screen during the cocktail hour
  • Corporate logo on North Light’s website
  • Admission to the gala for four people

Secretariat – $1,800* ($1,135 tax deductible)
*Enough to fund a summer’s worth of field trips for camp

  • Recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Half Page)
  • Corporate logo displayed on video screen during the cocktail hour
  • Corporate logo on North Light’s website
  • Admission to the gala for four people

Citation – $1,000* ($705 tax deductible)
*Heating/cooling grant for 4 households

  • Recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Third Page)
  • Corporate logo on North Light’s website
  • Admission to the gala for two people

Assault – $550* ($365 tax deductible)
*Buys over 300 pounds of food for the food cupboard

  • Recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Third Page)
  • Corporate logo on North Light’s website
  • Admission to the gala for one person

Whirlaway – $350* ($190 tax deductible)
*Helps cover bus transportation to take neighborhood teens on college visits

  • Recognition in the Day Before the Derby Ball & Auction Program Book (Business Card)
  • Admission to the gala for one person