We thank the City of Takoma Park for its long-running financial support and all of our current sponsors. Join them!

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship types

Note that sponsors are invited to contribute at the financial level listed below, or provide an equivalent amount of in-kind support related to the needs of the Festival. Please contact donations@tpff.org to discuss in-kind support opportunities. Examples include printing, storage space, floor coverings, and other services.

Festival sponsor $5000+
(limited to three organizations)

FESTIVAL SPONSOR BENEFITS:

  • Mention in all promotional materials as Festival sponsors, first in list of sponsors

  • Prominent presence at the Festival [choose one]:

    • Banner: You may provide a banner or sign with your name for the front of the school, near the information tent

    • Booth: a presence among the community booths as a Festival supporter, one 10’ x 10’ booth and an 8’ table for your organization in a prime location for your representatives and promotional materials

 

Stage sponsor $1000-$1500+
(can be shared by up to two organizations; TPFF can find you a partner organization)

 

STAGE SPONSOR BENEFITS:

  • Mention in all promotional materials for your sponsored stage

  • Your logo in the program grid under the stage name.

  • Acknowledgement in announcements from the stage.

  • Banner: You may provide a banner or sign with your name for the stage.

  • Booth: One 8' table and two chairs in the vicinity of the stage for your representatives and promotional materials.​

Performer and volunteer hospitality sponsor $800-$1200
(can be provided through in-kind donations; may be shared by up to three organizations)

 

HOSPITALITY SPONSOR BENEFITS:

  • Your name and logo in the program 

  • An information table in the hospitality area will be provided for your organization, which provides visibility to performers, community groups, and the most active and committed citizens of our area

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First aid sponsor 
(in-kind donation of materials and personnel to staff first aid services for Festival on day of Festival)

 

FIRST AID SPONSOR BENEFITS:

  • Your name and logo in all materials, identifying your organization as providing first aid services

  • A prominent location at the Festival for first aid services, where you can also provide brochures and supplemental materials and install a banner identifying your organization

Benefits for All Sponsors
  • Exposure to over 6,000 Festival attendees from the local Washington/Baltimore region; thousands more interested followers and readers on social media, print, and electronic media; and customers of local area businesses and institutions where we distribute printed publicity materials

  • Affiliation with the longest-running community event in Takoma Park and local, farm-to-table music and local non-profit organizations that serve the broader community.

  • Your name and/or logo on our website and in promotional materials.

  • Link to your website from our website

  • Inclusion in the Festival printed program

  • [OPTIONAL, if you choose] Decal or flyer for you to post in your window or message board identifying you as a TPFF sponsor, and sponsor badge for you to place on your website with link to TPFF

What we need from each sponsor
  • Your sponsorship fee. We can provide an invoice if you need it.

  • Your name as you wish to be listed in all publicity.

  • Your website URL.

  • Your logo in hi-res electronic formats, at least 1000 px in one dimension.

    • .jpg or .png full-color and b&w

    • .eps full-color and b&w

Craft room sponsor $1000-$1500+
(can be shared by up to two organizations; TPFF can find you a partner organization)

 

CRAFT ROOM SPONSOR BENEFITS:

  • Mention in all promotional materials for the craft show, which will be held in the school gym

  • Your logo in the handout for the craft area that lists craft

  • Banner: You may provide a banner or sign with your name for the room

  • Booth: One 8' table and two chairs near the entrance of the craft room for your representatives and promotional materials

  

Volunteer T-shirt sponsor
$1200+ or 200+ T-shirts

 

T-SHIRT SPONSOR BENEFITS:

  • Your logo on 2-sided T-shirt, subject to design approval by the Festival (no larger than x?)

  • T-shirts will be worn by volunteers who will circulate during the Festival, and will be seen in the community long after the event

 

Supporting sponsorships:
 
Solar power ($250-$500) or
Wind power ($100-$250)

 

SUPPORTING SPONSOR BENEFITS:

  • Listed as a sponsor in the Festival printed program

  • Link to your website from our website

  • [OPTIONAL, if you choose] Decal or flyer for you to post in your window or message board identifying you as a TPFF sponsor, and sponsor badge for you to place on your website with link to TPFF

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Thank You to Our Sponsors:

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Contact Us

 

info@tpff.org

7304 Carroll Ave. #192

Takoma Park, MD 20912

(641) 715-3900 ext.876599 (voicemail)

© 2019 by Takoma Park Folk Festival, Inc., a Maryland nonprofit organization with 501(c)(3) status