BE A SPONSOR

Sponsorships for The Children's Center Classic I CAN! Run support the life-changing mission of The Children's Center, which includes helping children with complex communication needs and developmental disabilities get their best start in life.

We invite you or your business to support the dynamic program that we provide in South Mississippi and to take part in a fun morning that means so much to the children we serve! All sponsorship contributions are tax-deductible.

If you would like to be a sponsor, or would like to know more, please reach out to Courtney Tesh at courtney.tesh@usm.edu or 601-266-4742.

NOTE:

All sponsor levels include a company logo on event advertising and promotion, with level-related placement on the website, social media, race shirt, and sponsor signage. Additional benefits for each level are indicated below.


PRESENTING SPONSOR - $10,000 (2 available)
  • Designated as a presenting sponsor.
  • Company logo on awards for overall winners.
  • Company logo on save the date eblast.
  • 2-minutes to address all participants during announcements before race.
  • Vendor table/tent for race day.


MAJOR SPONSOR - $5,000 (5 available)
  • Designated as a major sponsor.
  • Company logo on save the date eblast.
  • Vendor table/tent for race day.


ROUTE & FINISH LINE SPONSOR - $2,500 (NO LIMIT)
  • Company logo on 5K/10K split and finish line signage.
  • Vendor table/tent for race day.


AWARDS SPONSOR - $1,000 (1 Available)
  • Company logo on awards for winners (also shared with presenting sponsor).
  • Recognition during awards ceremony.


STAGE SPONSOR - $1,000 (NO LIMIT)
  • Company logo on stage where announcements, entertainment, and awards will be announced.


PHOTO BOOTH SPONSOR - $500 (1 AVAILABLE)
  • Company logo included on the backdrop for the photo booth.

I CAN! CHALLENGE SPONSOR - $500 (3 AVAILABLE)
  • Company logo included on the backdrop for a mid-race I CAN! Challenge.


POST RACE REFRESHMENT SPONSOR - $500 (NO LIMIT)
  • Company logo prominently placed on signage in the post-race refreshment area.


FRIENDS OF THE CHILDREN CENTER SPONSOR - $250 (NO LIMIT)
  • Company logo on event advertising and promotion, with level-related placement.