artsHOP 2010 Sponsorship
Thank you for your interest in artsHOP, an Island 'art happening' presented by Cultural Connections.
artsHOP will span 3 days from the evening of November 12th through the evening of November 14th and will include a Gallery Walk that one can travel on the Island Trolley, One Act Plays presented by the Island Players, an art/craft fair, events at the Anna Maria Island Historical Society (book signing and a Jail House Rock Sock Hop), an art auction for Calling All Turtles at the Studio at Gulf and Pine, a presentation of Rodgers and Hammerstein by the Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra and a Drum Circle Sunday night at the Manatee County Beach to wind up the festivities.
As we bring people on to the island for artsHOP they usually shop, eat and patronize our island businesses. A sponsorship will place your business information on our web page and in our advertising.
$100 Sponsorship - Your logo, business address, web site link and a brief paragraph about your business will appear on our web site under "Event Sponsors". You will be included in our advertising and your business logo and information will go on a 'Sponsorship' board that will travel around to all of the events.
$50 Sponsorship - Your business name, address, phone, fax and web site link will be placed on our web site with a brief paragraph about your business under 'Business Sponsors'
$25 Sponsorship - Your business name and address and phone number will be placed on our web site under 'Community Sponsors'
I am interested in the Event Sponsorship ______
I am interested in the Business Sponsorship ______
I am interested in the Community Sponsorship _______
Check Amount __________ Check #__________ Date:_____________
Make check payable to: Manatee County Cultural Alliance, or MCCA (memo line: ArtsHOP)
Business name: __________________________________________________
For Event and Business Sponsorships:
Web site URL_____________________________________________________
A brief paragraph about your business:
For Event Sponsors:
Please send a jpg of your business logo to: firstname.lastname@example.org - put artsHOP logo in the subject box.
Cultural Connections Mission:
Our Anna Maria Island community proudly supports over seven art galleries and studios, a nationally
recognized historical society, a renowned orchestra and chorus, the Island Players and a published writers' group.
Cultural Connections of Anna Maria Island was established in 2008 for the purpose of promoting and
supporting our island culture. "Cultural Connections' mission is to promote Anna Maria Island as a cultural destination."
Our signature event, ArtsHOP is held annually in November with the goal of bringing attention to the island arts. Held from
Friday evening to Sunday evening, events include: Gallery Walk with galleries, studios and businesses featuring local
artists and musicians; performances by the Island Players; Arts and Crafts Festival; Displays and events at the Historical
Society; and a concert by the AMI Chorus and Orchestra and this year a Drum Circle at the Manatee County Beach.