Confirmed 2021 Sponsors.

For Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors click on the agency name to visit their website.

 

Platinum.

Delaware Developmental Disabilities Council.

 

Gold.

Division of Developmental Disabilities Services

Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities.

 

Silver.

Delaware Transit Corporation / DART.

DHSS Division for the Visually Impaired

Division of Medicaid and Medical Assistance.

Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore

State Council for Persons with Disabilities.

 

Bronze.

Governor’s Advisory Council for Exceptional Citizens.

NAMI Delaware.

The LIFE Conference is a joint effort of many Delaware organizations that support persons with disabilities and their families, which addresses the topics of Legislation, Independence (through Assistive Technology), Family, and Education. More than 500 people with disabilities, families and professionals attend the annual conference.  It is projected that the audience will be larger for the 2021 virtual conference. This wonderful public awareness and education event presents an opportunity for your organization to participate in the mission of the LIFE Conference.

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Platinum Level ($5,500 and up).

Benefits to your organization will include:

  • Virtual Conference Registration for up to 6 people*.

      * Additional people from your organization must be registered. See “Additional Sponsor representatives” below.
  • Recognition of your sponsorship on the conference website with a link to your organization’s website.

  • Recognition of your sponsorship in conference email promotions to attendees (on-going with Sponsors added as confirmed**).

  • LIFE Conference targeted promotion via paid media advertising (including radio, print, and social media ads) developed and implemented by a reputable Delaware-based marketing and communications agency supported by the Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC). The agency’s public relations efforts will supplement paid media tactics and further the reach through local media and news outlets.

  • Social Media “shout outs” on Facebook and Instagram prior to conference days.

    • All Sponsors (once confirmed*) will be featured in a post on DDC Facebook page announcing sponsorship.

    • One Feature Post noting your organization and sponsorship (text for post to be written by the Sponsor; DDC will post and share).

    • Boosted LIFE Conference Facebook posts on the DDC Facebook page (with over 1500 followers) further promoting the event to increase attendance by the general public.

    • Pre and Post Social Media Thanks.

  • Recognition of our sponsorship during conference days with.

    • 2-minute video presentation to be shown during Welcome / Keynote.

    • Exclusive Branding (logo display) during Welcome and Keynote Address and at beginning of Session 1 for each track.

    • Verbal acknowledgement during Open Welcome / Housekeeping Announcements.

  • Listing (with contact details) & Video Link in Sponsor Virtual Table Map (3-minute video); video produced and submitted by Sponsor.

  • Opportunity to “meet” one-on-one with attendees through publicized Sponsor Meet & Greets at the end of conference days. Sponsor required to schedule / coordinate their organization’s Zoom room.

  • Full page 4-Color ad (7.5” wide x 10” tall) in the conference program e-booklet (sent electronically to all attendees).

  • Ad is due by 7/30/21 and must be submitted in print ready format (jpeg or pdf).

**Sponsors are designated as confirmed if full payment has been received.

Gold Level ($2,750 – $5,499).

Benefits to your organization will include:

  • Virtual Conference Registration for up to 4 people*.

      * Additional people from your organization must be registered. See “Additional Sponsor representatives” below.
  • Recognition of your sponsorship on the conference website with a link to your organization’s website.

  • Recognition of your sponsorship in conference email promotions to attendees (on-going with Sponsors added as confirmed**).

  • LIFE Conference targeted promotion via paid media advertising (including radio, print, and social media ads) developed and implemented by a reputable Delaware-based marketing and communications agency supported by the Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC). The agency’s public relations efforts will supplement paid media tactics and further the reach through local media and news outlets.

  • Social Media “shout outs” on Facebook and Instagram prior to conference days.

    • All Sponsors (once confirmed**) will be featured in a post on DDC Facebook page announcing sponsorship.

    • One Feature Post noting your organization and sponsorship (text for post to be written by the Sponsor; DDC will post and share).

    • Boosted LIFE Conference Facebook posts on the DDC Facebook page (with over 1500 followers) further promoting the event to increase attendance by the general public.

    • Pre and Post Social Media Thanks.

  • Recognition of your sponsorship during conference days with.

    • 1-2 minute video presentation to be shown during a break.

    • Exclusive Branding (logo display) during breaks.

    • Verbal acknowledgement during Open Welcome / Housekeeping Announcements.

  • Listing (with contact details) & Video Link in Sponsor Virtual Table Map (2-minute video); video produced and submitted by Sponsor.

  • Half page 4-Color ad (7.25” wide x 5” tall) in the conference program e-booklet (sent electronically to all attendees).

    • Ad is due by 7/30/21 and must be submitted in print ready format (jpeg or pdf).

  • Opportunity to “meet” one-on-one with attendees through publicized Sponsor Meet & Greets at the end of conference days. Sponsor required to schedule / coordinate their organization’s Zoom room.

**Sponsors are designated as confirmed if full payment has been received.

Silver Level ($1,100 – $2,749).

Benefits to your organization will include:

  • Virtual Conference Registration for up to 2 people*.

      * Additional people from your organization must be registered. See “Additional Sponsor representatives” below.
  • Recognition of your sponsorship on the conference website with link to your organization’s website.

  • Recognition of your sponsorship in conference email promotions to attendees (on-going with Sponsors added as confirmed**).

  • LIFE Conference targeted promotion via paid media advertising (including radio, print, and social media ads) developed and implemented by a reputable Delaware-based marketing and communications agency supported by the Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC). The agency’s public relations efforts will supplement paid media tactics and further the reach through local media and news outlets.

  • Social Media “shout outs” on Facebook and Instagram prior to conference days.

    • All Sponsors (once confirmed*) will be featured in a post on DDC Facebook page announcing sponsorship.

    • Boosted LIFE Conference Facebook posts on the DDC Facebook page (with over 1500 followers) further promoting the event to increase attendance by the general public.

    • Pre and Post Social Media Thanks.

  • Listing (with contact details) & Video Link to Sponsor Virtual Table Map (2-minute video).

  • Quarter page 4-Color ad (3.5” wide x 5” tall) in the conference program e-booklet (sent electronically to all attendees).

    • Ad is due by 7/30/21 and must be submitted in print ready format (jpeg or pdf).

  • Opportunity to “meet” one-on-one with attendees through publicized Sponsor Meet & Greets at the end of conference days. Sponsor required to schedule / coordinate their organization’s Zoom room.

**Sponsors are designated as confirmed if full payment has been received.

Bronze Level ($600 – $1,099).

Benefits to your organization will include:

  • Virtual Conference Registration for up to 1 person.

      * Additional people from your organization must be registered. See “Additional Sponsor representatives” below.
  • Recognition of your sponsorship on the conference website.

  • Recognition of your sponsorship in conference email promotions to attendees (on-going with Sponsors added as confirmed**).

  • LIFE Conference targeted promotion via paid media advertising (including radio, print, and social media ads) developed and implemented by a reputable Delaware-based marketing and communications agency supported by the Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC). The agency’s public relations efforts will supplement paid media tactics and further the reach through local media and news outlets.

  • Social Media “shout outs” on Facebook and Instagram prior to conference days.

    • All Sponsors (once confirmed**) will be featured in a post on DDC Facebook page announcing sponsorship.

    • Boosted LIFE Conference Facebook posts on the DDC Facebook page (with over 1500 followers) further promoting the event to increase attendance by the general public.

    • Listing (with contact details) & Video Link to Sponsor Virtual Table Map (1 minute video).

  • Business card size (3.5” wide x 2” tall) 4-color ad in the conference program.

    • Ad is due by 7/30/21 and must be submitted in print ready format (jpeg or pdf.) All ads are printed in black & white.

  • Opportunity to “meet” one-on-one with attendees through publicized Sponsor Meet & Greets at the end of conference days. Sponsor required to schedule / coordinate their organization’s Zoom room.

Copper Level Sponsor ($265 – $465).

  • For Profit Organizations – $365 (before 7/31/2021) or $465 (on or after 8/1/2021.).

  • Non-Profit Organizations – $265 (before 7/31/2021) or $365 (on or after 8/1/2021.).

Benefits to your organization will include:

  • Virtual Conference registration for one person.

  • Recognition of your sponsorship in conference email promotions to attendees.

  • LIFE Conference targeted promotion via paid media advertising (including radio, print, and social media ads) developed and implemented by a reputable Delaware-based marketing and communications agency supported by the Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC). The agency’s public relations efforts will supplement paid media tactics and further the reach through local media and news outlets.

  • Listing (with contact details) in Sponsor Virtual Table Map.

  • Social Media “shout outs” on Facebook and Instagram prior to conference days.

    • All Sponsors (once confirmed**) will be featured in a post on DDC Facebook page announcing sponsorship.

  • Featured organization logo and listing in the conference program e-booklet (sent electronically to all attendees).

  • Opportunity to “meet” one-on-one with attendees through publicized Sponsor Meet & Greets at the end of conference days. Sponsor required to schedule / coordinate their organization’s Zoom room.

Additional Sponsor Representatives:
Platinum, Gold and Silver Sponsors who have additional Sponsor representatives INCLUDED in their sponsorship will be emailed a Sponsor Representative Discount Code (that will allow their included representatives to register at no additional cost) once your Sponsorship is approved. PLEASE DO NOT register your included Sponsor representatives until you receive the Sponsor Representative Discount Code or the system will charge you full price for them.

  • Additional Sponsor representatives (beyond those included in Platinum, Gold and Silver Sponsor Levels) are available for $45 per person before August 1, 2021.

  • On or after August 1, 2021, the charge for extra Sponsor representatives is $55 per person.

  • ALL additional Sponsor representatives must be registered and paid for by September 15, 2021.

 

 

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