Nightingale Luminary Awards

 
 

sponsorship & advertising opportunities

2018 NIGHTINGALE LUMINARY AWARDS GALA
CU South Denver
10035 S. Peoria Street
Lone Tree, CO 80134
Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 6 pm

SPONSOR OPPORTUNITIES - Download prospectus

Donate to the Silent Action or a gift-basket for the Gift-Basket Challenge (scroll to bottom of page for information)

PRESENTING SPONSOR $17,500 (Restricted to one sponsor) PURCHASE NOW

Sponsorship includes

  • 12 Nightingale Statues presented to award recipients in your honor
  • 1 Nightingale Statue for your organization
  • 1 table of 10 at the Nightingale Gala
  • 2 $1000 Scholarship presented to Colorado Nursing Student
  • 1 full page ad in the Event Program
  • Logo printed on the tickets
  • Separate VIP check-in
  • 4 bottles of wine for your table
  • Logo incorporated in all marketing materials, including pre-gala promotional materials (dependent on date of commitment)
  • Logo included in one-page ad in Colorado Nurse
  • Logo included in the Program
  • Recognition on website with company blurb, logo and link
  • Recognition as the Presenting Sponsor in press release
  • 2 Company pop up displays placed prominently by registration area
  • Recognition as sponsor in press release
  • First right of refusal for next year’s Presenting Sponsorship

MARQUEE SPONSOR $12,500 (Restricted to one sponsor) PURCHASE NOW

Sponsorship includes

  • Up to 50 luminary medals presented to all Luminaries in your honor
  • 1 table of 10 at the Nightingale Gala
  • 2 $1000 Scholarship presented to Colorado Nursing Student
  • 1 full page ad in the Event Program
  • Logo printed on the tickets
  • Separate VIP check-in
  • 4 bottles of wine for your table
  • Logo incorporated in all marketing materials, including pre-gala promotional materials (dependent on date of commitment)
  • Logo included in one-page ad in Colorado Nurse
  • Logo included in the Program
  • Recognition on website with company blurb, logo and link
  • Recognition as sponsor in press release
  • First right of refusal for next year’s Sponsorship

PLATINUM SPONSOR $10,000 PURCHASE NOW

Sponsorship includes

  • 1 table of 10 at the Nightingale Gala
  • 2 $1000 Scholarship presented to Colorado Nursing Student
  • 1 Full Page ad in the Event Program
  • Separate VIP Check-in
  • 2 bottles of wine for your table
  • Logo incorporated in all marketing materials, including pre-gala promotional materials (dependent on date of commitment)
  • Logo included in one-page ad in Colorado Nurse
  • Logo included in the Program
  • Recognition on website with company blurb, logo and link
  • Recognition as sponsor in press release
  • First right of refusal for next year’s Sponsorship

LUMINARY WELCOME EVENT SPONSOR $5,000  SOLD!

This event is for Luminaries only, and is a welcome event. It is a great way to break the ice, and for the luminaries to meet each other.

Sponsorship includes

  • 1 table of 10 at the Nightingale Gala
  • 2 $500 Scholarships presented to Colorado Nursing Student
  • 1 half page ad in the Event Program
  • Separate VIP check-in
  • 2 bottles of wine for your table
  • Logo incorporated in all marketing materials, including pre-gala promotional materials (dependent on date of commitment)
  • Name included in one-page ad in Colorado Nurse
  • Logo included in the Program and on signage at the event
  • Recognition on website with company blurb, logo and link
  • Recognition as sponsor in press release
  • First right of refusal for next year’s Welcome Event Sponsorship

NIGHTINGALE AWARD SHOWCASE SPONSORSHIP - $500 PURCHASE NOW

Your organization has a high-top table (you may bring a floor-based or table top retractable sign) in the foyer of the Nightingale Luminary Awards & Gala event.

Sponsorship includes

  • Recognized on the Nightingale website with company blurb and link
  • Logo included in the program and on signage at the event
  • Showcase Sponsorship includes one banquet ticket, and one additional ticket may be purchased at the discounted rate of $100
  • Name included in one-page ad in Colorado Nurse
  • Recognition on website with company blurb and link
  • Recognition as sponsor in press release
  • First right of refusal for the next year’s Showcase Sponsorship

Who It’s For

  • Organizations seeking visibility along with one-on-one contact with nurses prior to the dinner

Advantages

  • High visibility at beginning of event
  • Positive association with Colorado nursing and Colorado nurses
  • Networking opportunity for showcase registrant and, if desired, one guest
  • Modestly priced
  • No table-purchase commitment

Disadvantages

  • Less overall visibility than presenting sponsorship or program sponsor
  • Less physical presence inside dinner than table sponsor (tickets for 10 guests)
  • Less recurring awareness inside dinner than program sponsor

NIGHTINGALE STATEWIDE NOMINATION PLATFORM SPONSORSHIP - $5,000 PURCHASE NOW

Your organization’s logo, verbiage and link is displayed online every time a nominator visits the 2018-2019 Nightingale Luminary Awards Nomination Platform (operated in 2017 on the Award Force platform). This is a statewide sponsorship, meaning you are a sponsor of all 10 regional contests. For 2016-2017, 338 nominations were created and 266 nominations were submitted, generating thousands of nominator visits (the system recorded an average of 17.6 edits per nomination).

Sponsorship includes

  • Recognized at the Nightingale event preceding the opening of nominations
  • Recognized on the Nightingale website with company blurb and link
  • Name included in one-page ad in Colorado Nurse
  • Logo included in the program and on signage at the event
  • Recognition as nomination platform sponsor in press release

Who It’s For

  • Organizations seeking visibility over a greater portion of the year
  • Organizations seeking visibility in front of CNOs, DONs and other nominators

Advantages

  • Highest visibility for an extended period (Nightingale season covered five months in 2016-2017)
  • Highest visibility before CNOs and DONs
  • Moderately priced
  • No table commitment

Disadvantages of This Sponsorship

  • Less overall visibility at event than presenting sponsorship or program sponsor
  • Less physical presence at event than showcase sponsor or table sponsor (tickets for 10 guests)
  • Less recurring awareness at event tables than program sponsor

NIGHTINGALE AWARD PRESENTER SPONSORSHIP - $500 PURCHASE NOW

A representative of your organization is recognized publicly and in the program and joins the emcee(s) on stage during the event to present one of the 12 Nightingale Awards to a recipient; the order of appearance and award presented is solely the decision of the Colorado Nurses Foundation. Award Presenter accompanies recipient from the stage to have their photo taken.

Sponsorship includes

  • Two banquet tickets, one for Award Presenter and one for Award Presenter guest
  • Recognized on the Nightingale website with company blurb and link
  • Logo included in the program and on signage at the event
  • Name included in one-page ad in Colorado Nurse
  • Recognition as nomination platform sponsor in press release
  • First right of refusal for the next year’s Award Presenter sponsorship

Who It’s For

  • Organizations seeking high visibility with no table commitment

Advantages

  • High visibility for award presenter and award presenter’s organization for a portion of the event
  • Positive on-stage association with Colorado nursing and Colorado nurses
  • Networking opportunity for award presenter and guest
  • Moderately priced
  • No table commitment

Disadvantages of This Sponsorship

  • Less overall visibility than presenting sponsorship or program sponsor
  • Less physical presence than showcase sponsor or table sponsor (tickets for 10 guests)

TABLE SPONSORSHIP $1,500 (price increases to $1,800 on April 16) PURCHASE NOW

  • 1 table of 10 at the Nightingale Gala

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS $149 ORDER YOUR TICKETS NOW

PROGRAM ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Back Cover Color: Includes your camera-ready copy printed on the back page of the event program $1,499
  • Full Page Color: Includes your camera-ready copy printed on a full page in the event program $999
  • Half Page Color: Includes your camera-ready copy printed on a half page in the event program $649

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DONATION ONLY

If you cannot attend or sponsor one of the items above, but would still like to donate, please visit the Colorado Nurses Foundation website on how to donate.

 

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Enter the Gift-Basket Challenge! 

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Gift-baskets will be raffled during the dinner. Please make arrangements to have your gift-basket delivered prior to 5 p.m. on Friday, May 11, 2018, to the foundation's offices at 2851 S. Parker Road, Suite 1210, Aurora, CO 80014:

  • Categories: Hospitals and other health-care facilities; nursing schools; nursing nonprofits
  • One entry per institution, school or organization (other baskets welcome in Silent Auction).
  • Multiple entries; Chief nursing officer, nursing school dean/director or president of nonprofit designates Official Entry
  • Judged for uniqueness/originality, creativity, selection of items included, overall presentation.

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