Avenues is recognized throughout the community as a leading provider
of services to persons with mental retardation and other
As a way to achieve a greater net
benefit from the Classic to Avenues, a program of underwriting
contributions has been established.
Many business and community leaders recognize the value of this kind
of support to Avenues’ worthwhile programs.
Your contribution will directly benefit
more than 250 persons in need of vocational and residential programs
and will be widely recognized by Classic participants, local and
Fortune 500 companies, and the community-at-large.
Please take the time to review the list of underwriting contribution
Feel free to contact Ann Marie,
847-292-0870 x108 should you have any questions.
Please contact Ann
Marie Ehrlich; 847-202-0870 x108 or
firstname.lastname@example.org for all
contributions of $5,000 and greater.
$30,000 Classic Contribution.
Established by Vivien and Bill Gorman, they are looking to expand
the benefits to Avenues by offering naming rights to a new
generation of contributors to the Classic.
In addition to the naming rights all
promotional materials, publicity will include the named sponsor.
Also included, are three foursomes for
the golf classic.
$20,000 Presenting Sponsor.
contribution is sought at the Classic to honor the the program and
service participants of Avenues.
This contribution will be recognized
with photo publicity featuring Avenues participants and a 24” x 60”
display banner at the event.
In addition, two foursomes for the golf
classic will be included.
This contribution is
sought at the Classic to provide for the programs and services of
This contribution will be recognized at
dinner with two elegantly displayed signs at each entrance to the
main dining room; placards at each table and a major listing on the
sponsor board at registration and dinner.
Additionally, this person/company will
be presented with the opportunity for a photo press release of
his/her contribution to Avenues, as well as two foursomes for the
All carts will be
affixed with a sign showcasing the Donor’s support for Avenues.
There will also be a major listing on
the sponsor board and a photo press release opportunity.
Also included are two foursomes.
Focusing upon Tennis'
contribution to Avenues, this contributor will receive a 24" x 60"
banner across the front of the tennis courts, a major listing on the
sponsor board and a photo press release opportunity.
Four tennis reservations will be
Cocktail Reception Underwriting.
During the interim time
between golf/tennis and dinner, the opportunity to showcase this
contribution will be provided.
A sign placed prominently on the green
in front of the Clubhouse, table placards, a sign at the stairway
entrance, a major listing on the sponsor board and a photo press
release opportunity will be provided.
One foursome will be included.
Traditionally, a sweater,
shirt or other apparel type of item has been presented to all
This contributor will have the option of
designing his/her company logo along with that of the Avenues/Gorman
Classic on an item of choice.
Additionally, a major listing on the
sponsor board and a photo press release opportunity will also be
following contributions can be made online by clicking this link, or
contact Ann Marie for information
This contributor will be
recognized at lunch with signs displayed at each entrance to the
grill, porch and dining areas; a major listing on the sponsor board
and a photo press release opportunity.
Alsco included will be a twosome for
This contributor will
receive tee shirts for all caddies with their personal/corporate
logo imprinted on the back, and appropriate signage on the signage
Photo, press release opportunities will
also be provided.
This contributor will
receive a sign at the practice putting green in front of the
Clubhouse at the Park Ridge Country Club.
Additionally, a listing on the sponsor
board is included.
will also receive a sign at the entrance to the driving range in
front of the Clubhouse.
A listing on the sponsor board is
be provided courtesy of this contributor.
A sign at the house will announce this
contribution, along with a listing on the sponsor board.
Personnel will be on hand to greet
guests and promote this contribution.
at the shelter will be courtesy of this contributor. Prominent
signage will indicate this contribution and listing on the sponsor
board is included. Greeters will be available to help participants
and promote this contribution.
Two carts are available
for sponsorship. These carts circulate on the green and serve
One sign identifying the sponsor of each
cart will be provided, along with a listing on the sponsor board.
These contributors will receive one sign on the
tee, showing their support for Avenues, along with a listing on the
$300 Individual Tennis Courts.
Each contributor will
receive one sign at the tennis court, showing their support for
Avenues, along with a listing on the sponsor board.
Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities
The Eagle Level
$5,000 The Birdie Level
appreciation for these sponsorships, each contributor will receive
prominent signage throughout the entire event and in all press
releases and publications before and after the event.
The Eagle level will also receive two
foursomes and the Birdie Level will receive one foursome.
Major Gifts and Prize
Contributions. Major gifts and
other prizes are also needed. Contributors will be recognized
with appropriate signage on the hole where the prize is displayed,
along with a listing on the sponsor board. Photo press release
opportunities will be provided to major gift contributors
Please contact Ann Marie Ehrlich; 847-202-0870
for additional information.