Corporate Benefits

Arts and Ideas sponsorship is a great marketing opportunity for your organization, as more than 8,000 people attended Arts and Ideas events during the 2014–2015 season. Visitors included business and government leaders; higher education and secondary education teachers; administrators; alumni; friends of the university; and neighborhood residents.

Our marketing efforts reach a total audience of more than 25,000 people who learn about events through print and digital media.

Presenting Sponsor ($25,000)
Gold, Silver and Bronze benefits, plus
» Recognition as the presenting sponsor on calendar of events, press releases and online advertisements

» Introductory time on stage as a presenting sponsor with the university president

» Opportunity to host a reception prior to the public event

» Twenty premium reserved seats

» Additional personalized opportunities

Gold Sponsor
Silver and Bronze benefits, plus
» Special opportunity to meet authors and artists

» Ten premium reserved seats

Silver Sponsor ($5,000)
Bronze benefits, plus
» Sponsor name and logo on the Celebrating Arts and Ideas website

» Company website link on the Celebrating Arts and Ideas website

» Personalized copies of CDs and books by guest artists and presenters

» Eight premium reserved seats

Bronze Sponsor ($2,500)
» Recognition on major promotional materials, including publications, website and press releases

» Acknowledgement in program booklet

» Invitation to a special event for the season premiere

» Color logo displayed in the lobby prior to the events

» Six premium reserved seats

» Reserved premium parking for programs in Crimi Auditorium

For more information, contact Sarah Russe, Vice President for Community Relations, at 630-844-4620 or