Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring WHYY’s Lifelong Learning Award provides your business the opportunity to be associated with an event and a brand that is trusted and admired. In 2021, over 1,800 people joined the virtual Lifelong Learning Award event. The 2022 Lifelong Learning Award Event will take place in spring of 2022 in front of an exclusive, socially distanced audience of approximately 75 as well as a larger virtual audience. Sponsors will enjoy the positive brand effect of aligning with this prestigious annual event.

More information on the 2022 event will be announced. If you would like to become a sponsor, please contact Nancy Stuski, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, at nstuski@whyy.org or 215-351-1223.

Champion: $50,000 – Exclusive opportunity for one sponsor

  • VIP seating for 10 people at Lifelong Learning Award live event at WHYY*
  • 100 links for virtual event
  • Speaking opportunity at the in-person cocktail reception
  • Recognition by WHYY President and CEO during event opening remarks
  • 50 on-air recognition spots on WHYY-FM 90.9
  • 150,000 impressions rotating on WHYY.org and BillyPenn.com
  • Full page ad in digital and printed program book
  • Formal announcement of sponsorship in WHYY weekly e-newsletter
  • Logo inclusion on event promotion and at the in-person and virtual event
  • Thank you sponsor acknowledgement on the WHYY tickertape on Independence Mall the day of the event
  • 500 meals donated to local food banks

MVP: $35,000 – Exclusive opportunity for up to three sponsors

  • VIP seating for 8 people at Lifelong Learning Award live event at WHYY*
  • 75 links for virtual event
  • 35 on-air recognition spots on WHYY-FM 90.9
  • 100,000 impressions rotating on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org
  • Full page ad in digital and printed program book
  • Formal announcement of sponsorship in WHYY weekly e-newsletter
  • Logo inclusion on event promotion and at the in-person and virtual event
  • Thank you sponsor acknowledgement on the WHYY tickertape on Independence Mall the day of the event
  • 350 meals donated to local food banks

All Star: $25,000

  • VIP seating for 6 people at Lifelong Learning Award live event at WHYY*
  • 50 links for virtual event
  • 25 on-air recognition spots on WHY-FM 90.9
  • 75,000 impressions rotating on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org
  • Full page ad in digital and printed program book
  • Formal announcement of sponsorship in WHYY weekly e-newsletter
  • Logo inclusion on event promotion and at the in-person and virtual event
  • Thank you sponsor acknowledgement on the WHYY tickertape on Independence Mall the day of the event.
  • 250 meals donated to local food banks

Slam Dunk $12,500

  • VIP seating for 4 people at Lifelong Learning Award live event held at WHYY*
  • 25 links for virtual event
  • 12 on-air recognition spots on WHYY-FM 90.9
  • 50,000 impressions rotating on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org
  • Full page ad in printed and digital program book
  • Logo inclusion on event promotion and at the in-person and virtual event
  • 125 meals donated to local food banks

Starter: $7,500

  • VIP seating for 2 people at Lifelong Learning Award live event held at WHYY*
  • 15 links to virtual event
  • 25,000 impressions rotating on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org
  • Half page ad in printed and digital program book
  • Logo inclusion on event promotion and at the in-person and virtual event
  • 75 meals donated to local food banks

*In-person event subject to change based on COVID-19 rules and restrictions. All guests must follow WHYY’s COVID-19 policies, including showing proof of vaccination and wearing a mask inside.

Small Business & Individual Sponsor Opportunities

These sponsorship levels are reserved for small businesses and individuals who wish to sponsor the Lifelong Learning Award

Silver Sponsor: $5,000

  • 10 links to virtual event
  • 50,000 impressions rotating on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org
  • Logo/Name inclusion in program book, on event registration page, and during virtual event

Bronze Sponsor: $2,500

  • Five links to virtual event
  • Logo/Name inclusion in program book, on event registration page, and during virtual event

Individual Sponsor: $1,000

  • Two links to virtual event
  • Logo/Name inclusion in program book, on event registration page, and during virtual event

TICKETS
Please check back soon for updates on tickets for the 2022 Lifelong Learning Award event!

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