• Shoreline Chamber of Commerce Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Get extraordinary exposure as a business sponsor for one of the numerous events that the Chamber puts on each year. We’ll get your name and logo in front of hundreds of people across the Shoreline! Sponsorship levels range from $100-$2,000 and come with a variety of opportunities ranging from logo presence on all publicity to social media shout-outs to press release mentions.

    Whether you’re a small business or a larger corporation, we offer sponsorship opportunities at every price point. The Chamber will work with you to find the right fit and make the most of your support.

    Review the list of our Signature, Community and Networking events below for more information. Please contact the Chamber for full sponsorship details on any event that you may be interested in supporting.

    Prices, dates and locations are subject to change. Check with Chamber staff to confirm.

  • Annual Dinner & Awards Celebration

    February 2020, WoodWinds, Branford

    An opportunity for members to meet our incoming and current Board of Directors and learn about exciting new Chamber initiatives for 2020. This event also features awards and a silent auction.

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    • Award Sponsor $1,500
    • Gold Sponsor $750
    • Silver Sponsor $500
    • Bronze Sponsor $250

    Shoreline Marketing Conference

    March 2020, Guilford Yacht Club

    • Gold Sponsor $2,000
    • Silver Sponsor $1,000
    • Bronze Sponsor $500
    • Display Table $200

    Annual Chili Challenge

    TBD 2020, Branford Green

    Get Your Chili Pots Fired Up! This Year's Competition is Going to be HOT!  The event takes place on a stroll around the Branford town Green where restaurants showcase their delicious chili or chowder. The Chamber contributes $500 to the winning chef’s charity of choice.

    • Presenting Sponsor 
    • Gold Sponsor $500
    • Silver Sponsor $250
    • Bronze Sponsor $100

    Great Gatsby! Gala

    May 2020

    The Shoreline Chamber of Commerce Foundation Annual Fundraising Gala. Date and Location TBD.

    Lobster Clambake

    TBD 2020

    Attendees relax and enjoy the sights and smells of summer while networking with other local business professionals. The event features music, raffles and of course great seasonal food.

    • Gold Sponsor $750
    • Silver Sponsor $500
    • Signature Drink Sponsor $500 
    • Novelty Sponsor $300
    • Bronze Sponsor $200

    Taste of the Shoreline

    TBD 2020, Guilford Green

    Local restaurants, food trucks and bakeries offer a food experience like no other on the Guilford Green. Craft and business vendors as well as local entertainment also participate.

    • Presenting Sponsor $1,500
    • Gold Sponsor $500
    • Silver Sponsor $250

    Nonprofit Conference & Awards Celebration

    November 2020, Location TBD

    This is an extraordinary opportunity for the nonprofit community to gain valuable insights from business experts. The event features timely workshops, round-table discussions and an awards celebration.

    • Gold Sponsor $2,000
    • Silver Sponsor $1,000
    • Bronze Sponsor $500
    • Display Table $200
  • Wellness Fair

    March 2020, Soundview YMCA, Branford

    If your business is focused on health, wellness, fitness, lifestyle changes, and financial/retirement health, then this is the opportunity to showcase your products and services. 

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    • Presenting Sponsor $1,500
    • Gold Sponsor $750
    • Silver Sponsor $500
    • Booth Space $200

    Community and Craft Expo at the Branford Festival

    June 20, 2020, Branford Green

    Participating craft and business vendors benefit from the opportunity to showcase products and services to the thousands of people in attendance.

    • Bag Ad $250

    Women of Excellence Awards Luncheon

    October 2020, Location: TBD

    In partnership with our neighboring Chambers of Commerce, this event recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of outstanding women throughout the region.

    • Presenting Sponsor $2,000
    • Gold Sponsor $1,000
    • Silver Sponsor $750
    • Bronze Sponsor $500
    • Reserved Table $350
    • Program Book Ads 
      • Full Page: $300 
      • 1/2 Page: $150 
      • 1/4 Page: $100

    Annual Chowder Challenge

    TBD 2020 Guilford Green

    This events takes place on a stroll around the Guilford town Green where restaurants showcase their delicious chowder. The Chamber contributes $500 to the winning chef’s charity of choice.

    • Presenting Sponsor $1,500
    • Gold Sponsor $500
    • Silver Sponsor $250
    • Bronze Sponsor $100

    NET90 Networking Breakfasts

    These morning networking meetings are fast paced and feature a brief spotlight on each attendee as well as a limited number of 3-minute infomercials by select businesses. Events take place at various locations on the 3rd Thursday of each month.

    • Annual Sponsor $1,000

    Business Breakfasts (Monthly) and Women in Business Luncheons (Quarterly)

    The Chamber coordinates a number of morning workshops, panel discussions and luncheons throughout the year that provide legislative and business updates. These events are intended to educate and inform about timely topics that impact the business community and take place at various locations throughout the Shoreline.

    • Presenting Sponsor $500 each event
    • Table Top Display $150 each event

    Shoreline Young Professionals

    Monthly Events, Various Locations

    • Annual Sponsorships
      • Gold $1,000
      • Silver $750
      • Bronze $500
      • Single Event $200
      • T-Shirt Logo $150
  • Business Marketing

    Website Ads (Prices per month)

    • 480 x 60 px Tier 1 Page – $100 per month
    • 480 x 60 px Tier 2 Page – $50 per month
    • 480 x 60 px Tier 3 Page – $25 per month

    Monthly Mailing  - Sent to 650 Member Businesses $75.00 per insert (mailed via post office)

    E-News Sponsor $100 per week - sent to over 4,000 email addresses

    E-News ad $50

    Small Business Saturday Toolkit

    • Gold $500
    • Silver $300