To become a Sponsor or Donor, Please contact us at info@tightenthedragfoundation.org

Charity  Fishing Tournament

  Tournament Title Sponsor $10,000 per event

Covers entire cost of Event allowing all proceeds to fund Scholarship Programs

Complimentary Registration for 2 Professionally Guided boats up to 8 anglers

Logo and name displayed predominantly on website, promoted on social media; represented on official tournament promotional materials, individual brand banner displayed at event, Logo on Tournament Apparel (Spring sponsor), recognized in Media promotions to include television, radio and online promotions and during event; 4 VIP tickets to Banquet dinner, Invitation for Vendor booth (10x10), Invitation to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler Bags. 

Platinum Sponsor $7,500

Covers 24 sessions of therapy (2 hours Activity Based Exercise/1 hour Aqua therapy) for one Injured for one year

Complimentary Registration for 1 Professionally Guided boat up to 4 anglers; Logo and name displayed predominantly on website, promoted on social media; represented on official tournament promotional materials, individual brand banner displayed at event, Logo on Tournament Apparel (Spring event), included in Media promotions to include television, radio and online promotions as well as during event.  2 VIP tickets to Banquet; Invitation for Vendor booth (10x10); Invitation to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler Bags.

Legacy Sponsor $6,000

Covers One Guided Fishing Trip per month for 12 Disabled Anglers for one year

Complimentary Registration for 1 Professionally Guided boat up to 2 anglers; Logo and name displayed predominantly on website, social media recognition; represented on official tournament promotional materials, individual brand banner displayed at event, Logo on Tournament Apparel (Spring event), included in Media promotions to include television/radio/online live stream, 2 VIP tickets to Banquet; Invitation for Vendor booth (10x10); Invitation to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler Bags.

Giving Gold Sponsor $2,500

Covers One MONTH of Activity Based Exercise Therapy for One Injured

 Complimentary Tournament Entry Fee for 1 boat up to 4 anglers (Non-guided, Calcutta not included)

Logo and name displayed on website, social media recognition, individual brand banner displayed at event, Invitation for Vendor booth 10x10; Invitation to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler Bags.

Silver Lining Sponsor $1,500

Covers 12 Sessions of Aqua Therapy

Logo and name displayed on website & tournament banner, social media recognition, Invitation for Vendor booth (10x10); invitation to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler Bags.

Brave Bronze Sponsor $ 500

Covers Tuition for One Injured to Attend Adaptive Sporting Activity/Camp or Event

Company Logo on Tournament Banner, Logo on website, Social media recognition, Invitation for Vendor booth and to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler Bags.

Champion Sponsor $ 500 (Sponsor A Fishing Team)

Covers Entry Fee for Non-Disabled Fishing Team

Team Entry Fee for up to 4 anglers in the Overall Division; Dinner for 4 at Fri Capts meeting (RSVP only); Live Team Interview Fri Night at Capts Meeting by FPN Broadcasting; Sponsor Logo Recognition on Website/Social Media; Recognition on Tournament Day Banner (Sponsored Teams);                            Sponsor Logo Included on Capts Bait Buckets; 1 Capts Bucket for Team filled with Sponsor samples (4 anglers) Guaranteed; Invitation to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler bags.

Green Ribbon Sponsor $ 100

Covers One Hour of Activity Based Exercise for One Injured

Company/Individual Name listed on Green Ribbon Tournament Banner, Listing on Website

 

Specialty Sponsorships

 

Angler Overall Division Payout Sponsor $5,000 (Single Event)

Underwrites the cost of the Cash Payout for Angler Divisions which helps to draw larger participation.   

Includes Tournament Banner Recognition, Individual Company banner displayed, Company Logo on Check Presentation, Logo on Tournament Trophies & Awards, Listing on website, Company logo on tournament apparel (Spring event), exposure on marketing materials such as pre-tourney flyers (10,000), Press Releases, Pre and Post Tournament Editorials. Vendor booth on Tournament day (10x10), Invitation to attend banquet dinner (4 guests), Invitation to include company promotional items in Angler Bags.

 

Angler Kayak Division Payout Sponsor $1,000 (Single Event)

Underwrites the cost of the Cash Payout for Individual Angler Division which helps to draw larger participation.  

Company logo on Check presentation, company logo on awards, Company logo on Tournament banner. Social media recognition.

 

 Banquet Sponsor $3000 (single event)

Underwrites the cost of Banquet Dinner for Injured families attending event.

Includes Company logo banners (2) displayed in Banquet Room during dinner. Recognition on Tournament Sponsor Banner, Company listing on website and social media recognition. Invitation to attend banquet dinner (4 guests). Invitation to include company promotional items and information in Angler bags.

 

Event Apparel Sponsor $2,500 (Spring event only)

Underwrites the cost of the Specialty Tournament Event Apparel for Angler participants and volunteers.

Includes logo predominantly displayed on back of tournament shirt, logo included on tournament banner, listing on website,  Invitation to include company promotional items in Angler Bags.

 

Disabled Participant Sponsor $1,500

Underwrites the cost of Sponsoring a Disabled Angler & his/her family to fish with a Professional Guide during the Tournament event; Accommodations for Weekend; Gift bags for Injured   

Includes logo predominantly displayed on Disabled Anglers team shirts (must commit 6 weeks in advance of event), logo included on tournament banner, listing on website, Recognition at event, Invitation to join sponsored family at Friday night Banquet (2 guests), invitation to include company promotional products in Angler take home bags.

 

Big Fish/best fish Awards Sponsor $1500 Single event

Underwrites the cost of Prizes awarded to 3 Big Fish Winners; Most Spots Redfish (1) and 30” Snook Award

Recognition on Tournament Banner, Company Listing on website/social media recognition. Company Logo on Awards Plaque. Invitation to include company promotional items in Angler bags.

 

Disabled Guided Team Sponsor $500 per team

Underwrites the cost of one Team participation with a Professional Guide in Guided Division with at least one disabled angler. Recognition on tournament banner; listing on TEAMS page of the website and on Sponsor page. Social media recognition. Invitation to include promotional items in Angler bags. *Recommend providing Company shirts for Fishing Team for higher company brand visibility.

 

Ladies Division Awards Sponsor $500 Single event

Underwrites the cost of prizes awarded in the Ladies Division 3 places

Includes recognition on tournament banner and social media. Company Logo on Awards Plaque. Listing on website. Invitation to include company promotional items in Angler Bags.

 

Junior Angler Divisions Awards Sponsor $400 Single event

Underwrites the cost of prizes awarded in both age groups of the Junior Angler Divisions (awarded to 6 Juniors)

Includes recognition on tournament banner and social media. Company Logo on Awards Plaque. Listing on website. Invitation to include company promotional items in Angler Bags.

 

Product Donation Sponsorships

We accept donations of new Products, Gift Certificates for Services; Complimentary Accommodations, Company Promotional Items, for our Chance Drawing Event Raffles, Silent Auction and Attendee Gift Bags.

Charity Virtual Walk/Run/Roll

Game Changer Sponsor $ 500

Covers Tuition for One Injured to Attend Adaptive Sporting Activity/Camp or Event or FIVE Hours of Intense Specialized Therapy

Company Logo on Tournament Banner or Sponsor Sign, Logo on website, Social media recognition, ¼ page Ad in Tournament Program.

Invitation to insert promotional materials in Participant Angler Bags. Vendor Opportunity.

Green Ribbon Sponsor $ 100

Covers One Hour of Activity Based Exercise for One Injured

Company/Individual Name listed on Green Ribbon Tournament Banner, Sponsor Sign at next fundraising Golf or Walk event, Listing on Website,

Business Card Ad in Tournament Program

Charity Golf Classic

 Tournament TITLE Sponsor $10,000

Complimentary Registration for 4 Foursome Teams (16 Players)

Logo and name displayed predominantly on event website page, promoted on social media & represented on all official tournament promotional materials preceding and during event,  individual brand banner displayed at event Registration and Awards and predominantly on tournament Sponsor banner, Two Hole Flags; Two Hole Signs, Dinner for 16 at End of Year Banquet, VIP seating at event awards ceremony, included in all Media promotions to include television and radio, Invitation to Vend at event. Invitation to include promotional materials in Golfer swag bags.

 

Platinum Sponsor $5,000

Complimentary Registration for 2 Foursome Teams (8 Players)  

Logo and name displayed predominantly on website event page, promoted on all social media platforms & all official tournament promotional materials preceding and during event, Individual Brand banner at Registration and Awards and on tournament Sponsor banner, One Hole Flag, One Hole Sign, dinner for 8 at End of Year banquet, included in all Media promotions to include television and radio, VIP seating at tournament event awards ceremony, Invitation to Vend at event. Invitation to include promotional materials in Golfer swag bags.

 

Legacy Sponsor $2,500

Complimentary registration for One Foursome Team in the event sponsored (4 players)

Logo displayed on Website event page, Individual Brand banner displayed at event and on tournament Sponsor banner, One Hole Sign, Company brand promoted on all social media, dinner for four at End of Year banquet, VIP Seating at tournament awards ceremony. Invitation to Vend at event. Invitation to include promotional materials in Golfer swag bags.

 

Giving Gold Sponsor $1,000

Company Logo on Website, Company brand promoted on Social Media & Tournament Sponsor Banner, One Hole Sign,

VIP seating at tournament awards ceremony. Invitation to Vend at event. Invitation to include promotional materials in Golfer swag bags.

 

Silver Lining Sponsor $ 500

Company Name listed on Website, Company Logo on Tournament Sponsor Banner and Social Media Recognition. Invitation to Vend at event. Invitation to include promotional materials in Golfer swag bags.

 

Brave Bronze Sponsor $ 250

Company Logo on Tournament Sponsor Banner & Website; Social Media Recognition. Invitation to Vend at event. Invitation to include promotional materials in Golfer swag bags.

 

Champion Sponsor $ 100

Company Logo on Tournament Sponsor Banner; Recognition on Social Media.

 

Green Ribbon Sponsor $ 50 (Unlimited)

Company/Individual Name listed on Green Ribbon Tournament Banner

 

    Product Donation Sponsorship

We accept donations of new Products, Gift Certificates for Services or Complimentary Accommodations, Company Promotional Items, Vendor or Dealer Sample or New Demo Products for our Chance Drawing Event Raffles, Silent Auction and Attendee Gift Bags. Product donors are listed on Social Media when product arrives, are represented on the tournament banner by your company logo, listed on the website and are included in media and press releases prior to each event.  Product donors are also invited to send promotional items about their company which can be included in our event Swag bags.

 

Specialty Sponsorships

 

 Longest Drive Sponsor $500

Underwrites the cost of the Award and Prize  for Longest Drive Contest which helps to draw greater participation.  Includes Tournament Banner Recognition, Hole Sign at Hole designated for Longest Drive, Listing on website, Pre and post tournament marketing, Invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags.

 

Closest to the Pin Sponsor $500

Underwrites the cost of the Award and Prize for Closest to the Pin Contest which helps to draw greater participation.  Includes Tournament Banner Recognition, Hole Sign at Closest to the Pin,  Listing on website,  Pre and post tournament marketing. Invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags.

 

Putting Contest Sponsor $500

Underwrites the cost of the Award and Prize for the Putting Contest which helps to draw greater participation.  Includes Tournament Banner Recognition, Hole Sign at Putting Green, Listing on website, Pre and post tournament marketing. Invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags.

 

Lunch/Dinner Sponsor $1,500

Underwrites the cost of lunch or dinner for all players and guests participating in the event. 

Includes recognition on tournament banner and listing on website/social media.  Company Logo on Place Card Centerpieces at Lunch/Dinner Tables or attached to Lunch bags on Grab & Go. One Hole Sponsor Sign. Invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags.

 

Golfers Raffle $1,500 (Two Available)

Underwrites the cost of product purchases for a Golfers Team Raffle that encourages participation in tournament events.  Includes Company logo displayed on each Golfer Swag bag given out (144+), recognition on Tournament Sponsor Banner and Company listing on website. Invitation to include company promotional items and information in Golfer bags.

 

Beverage Sponsor $1,000 (Two Available)

Includes Company Logo displayed on beverage cart; Company logo also displayed on tournament banner, and company listing on website. Invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags. 

 

Awards/Trophy $750 (Exclusive)

Underwrites the cost of custom trophies and awards in all divisions and categories.

Includes recognition on tournament banner and listing on website/social media.  One Hole Sponsor Sign. Company logo on Award  Plaques.  Invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags.

 

Hole FLAG Sponsor $150 (18 available)

Includes Company Logo on one flag flown over one golf course hole (1-18); Company logo also displayed on tournament banner, and company listing on website. Invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags. Flags are returned to business for framing if desired.

 

Cart Scorecard or Display Sponsor $150

Includes Company Ad (You provide in jpg format) on one sign placed inside one Golfer cart visible during tournament play during the course of the event OR on GPS screens if available. Cart SIGN may contain a coupon or discount to business and can be taken home with golfer. GPS Ads should generate a call to action. Company logo also displayed on tournament banner, company listing on website with invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags.

 

Hole and Tee SIGN Sponsor $100 (36 available)

Includes Company Logo on one sign randomly placed at one golf course hole (1-18); Company logo also displayed on tournament banner, and company listing on website with invitation to include company promotional items in Golfer Swag Bags.

 

Ad in a Bag $ 50 (.35 per bag)

Allows the donor to put promotional materials in 144 Golfer goodie bags if otherwise not sponsoring. These should be useful items like chap stick, golf tees, cigars, golf tee holders, koozies, plastic ponchos, keychains, bottle openers) that golfers will not discard readily. These can also be discount cards for free or discounted services (free coffee, free sandwiches, $10 off merchandise, etc) that Golfers can use to patronize the establishment.

Mission Statement:

To extend the OPPORTUNITY for recovery and a better quality of life for those who have suffered 

a life changing paralyzing Spinal Cord Injury as a result of a catastrophic accident. 

Spinal Cord Injuries

The average newly injured person with a spinal cord injury will incur 1 million dollars in medical costs in their first year. If you are injured at age 25, your estimated lifetime costs will exceed 5 million dollars.  The average yearly medical costs after the first year can average $50,000-$100,000 depending on the level of injury. 

​ There are approximately 17,500 new spinal cord injuries in the US every year. There are over a half million people living with spinal cord injuries (SCI) in the United States.

Every 38 minutes in our country, a person becomes paralyzed. Vehicle accidents are the leading cause, with Falls being the second leading cause.

Sports related injuries are less than 10% of all spinal cord injuries but of the 10%, diving accidents account for 7%. 

There are over 5.6 million people in the US living with some type of Paralysis caused by Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer,

Spinal Cord Injury, Transverse Myelitis and other nervous system disorders. Roughly 1 in 50 people.

 

 

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