Stand up. Stand out. Shine Brightly.

The Kaitz Dinner is where leaders gather and commitment matters. Which makes it the ideal venue for making an impression in an elite business environment. Here, message-centric sponsorships produce outstanding brand acclaim, and tables or tickets for your organization put you at the center of the moment. Make The Kaitz Dinner your place for standing out in the industry. And standing up for diversity.

Sponsorship Brochure

Become an Annual Sponsor

Annual corporate sponsors are recognized throughout the 2017-2018 calendar year in marketing materials and on the Foundation’s website and at relevant events.

Annual sponsorship opportunities include recognition at the Foundation’s marquee event, the 34th Annual Fundraising Dinner in addition to other select events. Annual sponsors can select from a menu of options and additional sponsorship opportunities. Recognition may be available as more programs are unveiled in 2017 and 2018.

Sponsorship Packages

Digital Ad Specs

Creative Programming Sponsor

$45,000

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The Creative Programming Sponsor receives recognition as an annual supporter of the Walter Kaitz Foundation’s activities and is included in all marketing materials for our annual fundraising dinner and The Hollywood Creative Forum.

Creative Programming Sponsorship opportunities include:

Annual Fundraising Dinner

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (3) three E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as Creative Programming Sponsor in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as the Creative Programming Sponsor
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

Kaitz Foundation Website

  • Logo on Supporter page of website

The Hollywood Creative Forum

  • (5) Five invitations to attend opening night VIP reception
  • Opportunity to speak on panel at the event
  • Company logo on all marketing materials promoting the event
  • Company logo on all signage at event
  • Company recognition and logo on all E-news blasts promoting the event
  • Opportunity to provide sponsor give-away at event (with approval by Kaitz Foundation staff)

Diverse Creative Sponsor

$30,000

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Annual sponsorship aligned with the Foundation's one-day conference which takes place at the highly popular ABFF. Sponsors receive recognition in all marketing materials for both the Hollywood Creative Forum in Los Angeles and during the Hollywood Creative MIAMI during the American Black Film Festival.

Hollywood Creative Forum

  • (5) Five tickets to attend VIP Reception
  • Keynote speaking opportunity on panel
  • Company logo on all marketing materials
  • Inclusion of logo in (8) eight E-news Blasts
  • Company logo on all signage
  • Company logo on website
  • Company logo on agenda
  • Provide sponsor give-away (approved by Kaitz staff)

Hollywood Creative Forum MIAMI

  • (3) Three tickets to attend VIP Reception during ABFF's conference
  • Inclusion of logo in E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as an annual sponsor at ABFF conference
  • Logo featured on website

Kaitz Foundation Website

  • Logo on on SPONSOR page of website

Sponsorship opportunities are available at many levels

Presenting Sponsor

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As the Presenting Sponsor your company will be recognized prominently as the lead sponsor of the 34th Annual Kaitz Dinner which attracts over 1,000 attendees. The Presenting Sponsor receives marquee recognition as the main sponsor of the entire event plus premier seating for 40 guests at FOUR PREFERRED TABLES.

Presenting Sponsor benefits include:

  • (4) Four Preferred Tables with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (2) Two Full Page, 4-Color Ads in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (18) eighteen E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as “Presenting Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition on main page and in sponsors section of website as “Presenting Sponsor”

  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation at event
  • Logo included in all advertising in print publications
  • Logo included in printed invitation
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

Dinner Host Sponsor

$110,000 (Multiple)

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Enjoy special recognition on the menu page of the digital program, plus the opportunity to participate in menu selection for the dinner. The Dinner Host Sponsorship includes premier seating for 40 guests at THREE PREFERRED TABLES and ONE GENERAL SEATING TABLE.

Dinner Host Sponsor benefits include:

  • (3) Three Preferred Tables with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One General Seating Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (2) Two Full Page, 4-Color Ads in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (16) sixteen E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as “Dinner Host Sponsor” in Digital Program

  • Special recognition as “Dinner Host Sponsor” on the menu page of the Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Dinner Host Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo included in all advertising in print publications
  • Logo included in printed invitation
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR

$65,000 (Exclusive)

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This exclusive, marquee sponsorship enables your organization to arrange for the main performer or entertainment during the program. The Entertainment Sponsorship includes premier seating for 30 guests at TWO PREFERRED TABLES and ONE GENERAL SEATING TABLE.

Entertainment Sponsorship opportunities include:

  • (2) Two Preferred Tables with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One General Seating Table with seating for 10 guests
  • (2) Two Full Page, 4-Color Ads in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (10) ten E-News Blasts
  • Selection of Entertainment (with Foundation approval) for the awards portion of the event
  • Company name recognition as the “Entertainment Sponsor” in Digital Program

  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Entertainment Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

DIGITAL CENTERPIECE SPONSOR

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Digital Centerpieces at each table are made up of multiple digital display devices that feature all program content including sponsor advertisements. As the exclusive Digital Centerpiece Sponsor, you will receive top billing for this UNIQUE sponsorship opportunity plus premier seating for 20 guests at TWO PREFERRED TABLES.

Digital Centerpiece Sponsorship benefits include:

  • (2) Two preferred Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (9) nine E-News Blasts

  • Company name recognition as the “Digital Centerpiece Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Digital Centerpiece Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

PRE-DINNER RECEPTION SPONSOR

$60,000

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You’ll take center stage at the Pre-Dinner cocktail reception serving over 1,000 attendees prior to the start of the formal dinner. The Pre-Dinner Reception Sponsor receives recognition at the reception with the company’s logo on cocktail napkins, a signature cocktail and includes premier seating for 20 guests at TWO PREFERRED TABLES.

Pre-Dinner Reception Sponsor benefits include:

  • (2) Two Preferred Tables with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (2) Two Full Page, 4-Color Ads in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (9) nine E-News Blasts
  • Branded Signature or Specialty Cocktail provided to all attendees
  • Company name recognition on cocktail napkins at the reception

  • Company name recognition as “Pre-Dinner Reception Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Pre-Dinner Reception Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

VIDEO SPONSOR

$55,000

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The Video Sponsorship creates and sustains high-level exposure for your company. The sponsorship offers exclusive recognition for sponsorship of original videos shown during the dinner. The Video Sponsorship includes premier seating for 20 guests at TWO PREFERRED TABLES.

The Video Sponsor benefits include:

  • (2) Two Preferred Tables with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (2) Two Full Page, 4-Color Ads in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (8) eight E-News Blasts
  • Dedicated E-News Blast featuring sponsoring company profile
  • Company name and animated logo on video vignettes on the E-News and website

  • Company name recognition as the “Video Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Video Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

HOST SPONSOR

$45,000

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This stand out sponsorship provides exclusive recognition of your organization as the Host Sponsor. Exposure includes premier seating for 20 guests at ONE PREFERRED TABLE and ONE GENERAL SEATING TABLE.

Host Sponsorship opportunities include:

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One General Seating Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (7) seven E-News Blasts
  • Company name and host recognition in dedicated E-News Blast and mention in press release and promotional materials
  • Host or presenter opportunity (with Kaitz approval) for the awards portion of the event

  • Company name recognition as the “Host Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as the “Host Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo included in all ads in print publications where host is featured
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

BANNER WRAPAROUND SPONSOR

$35,000

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The Banner Wraparound Sponsorship includes exclusive company recognition on a 288 foot wide ribbon-like panorama of animating color and texture on the outside balcony area surrounding the ballroom. Your logo will be projected over this eye-catching effect to ensure maximum exposure for your brand. Exposure includes premier seating for 10 guests at ONE PREFERRED TABLE.

Banner Wraparound Sponsorship benefits Include:

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (5) five E-News Blasts
  • Company logo recognition on content area of the balcony which surrounds the ballroom

  • Company name recognition as the “Banner Wraparound Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as "Banner Wraparound Sponsor"
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website
  • Note: Sponsorship pricing does not include the cost of equipment, lighting and custom gobos

SOCIAL MEDIA SPONSOR

$35,000 (Exclusive)

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Align your organization and brand with The Kaitz Dinner with repeated exposure through the Social Media Sponsorship. This one of a kind opportunity offers exclusive recognition in all dinner-related social media assets including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Social Media Sponsorship includes premier seating for 10 guests at ONE PREFERRED TABLE.

The Social Media Sponsor benefits include:

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (5) five E-News Blasts
  • Company name and logo on Walter Kaitz Foundation’s Facebook page promoting Annual Dinner
  • Facebook reciprocated “Like” of company profile
  • LinkedIn “Companies to Follow” link

  • Twitter messages about your company promoting your content (5 tweets)
  • Company name recognition as the “Social Media Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Social Media Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event

DIGITAL PHOTO BOOTH SPONSOR

$30,000 (Exclusive)

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It’s a sponsorship that knows how to attract a crowd. This exclusive sponsorship of the Digital Photo Booth provides your organization with name recognition on backdrop and on signage adjacent to digital photo booth during the pre-dinner and post-dinner receptions. This sponsorship also includes premier seating for 10 guests at ONE PREFERRED TABLE.

Digital Photo Booth Sponsor benefits include:

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (4) four E-News Blasts
  • Signage with Company name recognition at the Digital Photo Booth location during pre-dinner reception and post-dinner receptions
  • Company logo on each printed photograph issued to participants

  • Company name recognition as the “Digital Photo Booth Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Digital Photo Booth Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

POST DINNER RECEPTION SPONSOR

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The Post Dinner Reception Sponsor receives exclusive brand recognition at the post-dinner event plus premier seating for 10 guests at ONE PREFERRED TABLE.

Post Dinner Reception Sponsor benefits include:

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (4) four E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as the “Post Dinner Reception Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name and recognition in dedicated E-News Blast

  • Company name recognition as the “Post Dinner Reception Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Post Dinner Reception Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

MENU & PROGRAM CARD SPONSOR

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As the exclusive Menu & Program Card Sponsor you’ll receive recognition at the 34th Annual Kaitz Dinner. The Menu & Program Card Sponsor receives premier seating for 10 guests at ONE PREFERRED TABLE.

Menu & Program Card Sponsorship benefits include:

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (4) four E-News Blasts
  • Inclusion of company logo on the printed menu and program card for each table setting at the event

  • Company name recognition as the “Menu & Program Card Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Menu & Program Card Sponsor”
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

TABLE SIGNAGE SPONSOR

$30,000 (Exclusive)

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The Table Signage Sponsorship includes exclusive company recognition on all table signs placed in the center of each table during the formal dinner plus general seating for 10 guests at ONE GENERAL TABLE.

Table Signage Sponsor benefits include:

  • (1) One General Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (3) three E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition on signage placed at each table

  • Company name recognition as the “Table Signage Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Table Signage Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

TICKET SPONSOR

$30,000 (Exclusive)

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The Ticket Sponsorship provides sponsor recognition on all tickets issued to dinner attendees as well as the opportunity to brand electronic tickets. Sponsorship also includes general seating for 10 guests at ONE GENERAL SEATING TABLE.

Ticket Sponsor benefits include:

  • (1) One General Seating Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (6) six E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as the “Ticket Sponsor” in Digital Program
  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as “Ticket Sponsor”

  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Company logo on Dinner Tickets (in color)
  • Company logo on Dinner Seating Charts throughout the event (in black & white ONLY)
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

GIFT BAG SPONSOR

$25,000 (Exclusive)

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As the exclusive Gift Bag Sponsor, you’ll receive highly visible recognition at the 34th Annual Kaitz Dinner. Sponsor provides branded bags to over 1,000 attendees. Gift Bag Sponsor also receives general seating for 10 guests at ONE GENERAL TABLE.

The Gift Bag Sponsorship benefits include:

  • (1) One General Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (3) three E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as the “Gift Bag Sponsor” in Digital Program

  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as the “Gift Bag Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

WILL CALL SPONSOR

$25,000 (Exclusive)

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Will Call Sponsor receives exclusive brand recognition at Will Call Booth plus premier seating for 10 guests at ONE PREFERRED TABLE.

Will Call Sponsor benefits include:

  • (1) One General Table with seating for 10
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (4) four E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as the “Will Call Sponsor” in Digital Program

  • Video monitor to include content (silent loop) near Will Call area prior to start of dinner and during pre-dinner reception
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website
  • Inclusion of logo on print signage during the event

MEDIA SPONSOR

$ IN-KIND (MULTIPLE)

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The Media Sponsorship includes recognition as one of several Media Sponsors at the 34th Annual Fundraising Dinner promoting the event prior to the dinner. Depending upon the level of the agreement, Media Sponsors can receive seating for up to 10 guests with ONE GENERAL TABLE in addition to onsite recognition.

Media Sponsorship opportunities include:

  • (1) One General Table with seating for 10 guests at each table
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in the Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (6) six E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as the “Media Sponsor” in Digital Program

  • Company name recognition in sponsors section of website as a “Media Sponsor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event
  • Logo displayed in dinner section of website

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PHILANTHROPIST

$43,000

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The Philanthropist receives recognition as one of several Philanthropists at the 34th Annual Fundraising Dinner which attracts over 1,000 attendees. In addition to receiving exposure in marketing materials, the Philanthropist also receives the following benefits:

  • (2) Two Preferred Tables with seating for 10 guests
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in the Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (5) five E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as a “Philanthropist” in the Digital Program

  • Company name recognition in the “supporters” section of dinner page as a “Philanthropist”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event

Benefactor

$23,000

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The Benefactor receives recognition as one of several Benefactors at the 34th Annual Fundraising Dinner which attracts over 1,000 attendees. In addition to receiving exposure in marketing materials, the Benefactor also receives the following benefits:

  • (1) One Preferred Table with seating for 10 guests
  • (1) One Full Page, 4-Color Ad in the Digital Program
  • Inclusion of logo in (3) three E-News Blasts
  • Company name recognition as a “Benefactor” in the Digital Program

  • Company name recognition in the “supporters” section of dinner page as a “Benefactor”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event

Champion

$18,000

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The Champion receives recognition as one of many Champions at the 34th Annual Fundraising Dinner which attracts over 1,000 attendees. While this basic table package does not include advertising opportunities, Champions do receive the following benefits:

  • (1) One General Table with seating for 10 guests
  • Company name recognition as a “Champion” in the Digital Program

  • Company name recognition in the “supporters” section of dinner page as a “Champion”
  • Inclusion of logo in graphic animation during the event

Ticket

$1,600

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The purchase of one individual ticket gives access to the pre and post dinner receptions in addition to one general seating ticket at the 34th Annual Fundraising Dinner.

Purchase a Ticket or Table

Step 1

Download and complete the registration form

Step 2

Submit the form by mail or fax

Attn: Fundraising Dinner
25 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Suite 100
Washington, D.C. 20001

Fax: 202.222.2496

Step 3

Pick up tickets at will call or see registration form for mailing options.