Seeds of Growth Investment Opportunities

Each year, GROW helps to educate, connect, elevate, and celebrate hundreds of women and minority entrepreneurs in West Michigan. Our annual Seeds of Growth luncheon recognizes the accomplishments of these individuals, and your organization is invited to be a part of this great event. By joining with us as a sponsor, you will demonstrate your organization’s support of the women entrepreneurs who are helping to make West Michigan a great place to live and work.

Sponsorship levels and benefits are listed below. To secure your sponsorship commitment, please download our sponsorship commitment form, complete our online form now, or call us at 616.458.3404.

Investment Levels

START-UP ENTREPRENEUR INVESTMENT (One Available) – Taken. Thank you Comerica.

  • Reserved table for 10 at October 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during event (logo)
  • Speaking opportunity during the luncheon
  • Highlighted as sponsor in all media promotions
  • Opportunity to present at a GROW board meeting
  • Investment recognition in 2017 GROW annual report (name)
  • Recognition on GROW website (logo and link)
  • Logo and tagline on GROW class materials (6 months)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event
  • Logo inclusion in Grand Rapids Business Journal ads (3; September-October)
  • Logo with link inclusion in GROW eNews (dist. to over 5,300 individuals)
  • Option for event display (stand-alone banner and/or table) at JW Marriott

 

GROWTH ENTREPRENEUR INVESTMENT                                                              $5,000

  • 10 tickets toOctober 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during event (logo)
  • Verbal recognition during the event
  • Investment recognition in 2017 GROW annual report (name)
  • Recognition on GROW website (logo and link)
  • Logo and tag line on GROW class materials (6 months)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event
  • Name inclusion in Grand Rapids Business Journal ads (3; September-October)
  • Logo with link inclusion in GROW eNews (dist. to over 5,300 individuals)

 

PANEL INVESTMENT                                                                                                 $3,000

  • 8 tickets to October 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during event (logo)
  • Verbal recognition during the event
  • Investment recognition in 2018 GROW annual report (name)
  • Recognition on GROW website (logo and link)
  • Logo and tagline on GROW class materials (6 months)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event
  • Logo with link inclusion in GROW eNews (dist. to over 5,300 individuals)

 

SUSTAINING ENTREPRENEUR INVESTMENT                                                       $2,500

  • 8 tickets to October 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during event (logo)
  • Investment recognition in 2018 GROW annual report (name)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event
  • Logo with link inclusion in GROW eNews (dist. to over 5,300 individuals)

 

AWARDS INVESTMENT (One Available)                                                                      $2,000 

  • 2 tickets to October 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during event (logo)
  • Opportunity to present an award at the event
  • Investment recognition in 2018 GROW annual report (name)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event
  • Logo with link inclusion in GROW eNews (dist. to over 5,300 individuals)

 

TABLE INVESTMENT                                                                                                      $1,500

  • 6 tickets to October 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during event (logo)
  • Company name and logo displayed on table
  • Investment recognition in 2018 GROW annual report (name)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event
  • Name inclusion in GROW eNews (dist. to over 5,300 individuals)

 

BUSINESS COUNSELING AND FINANCIAL RESOURCE INVESTMENT             $500

  • 4 tickets to October 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during event (logo)
  • Investment recognition in 2018 GROW annual report (name)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event

 

ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAINING INVESTMENT                                                      $300

  • 2 tickets to October 11 event at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
  • Acknowledged on video screen during luncheon (logo)
  • Investment recognition in 2018 GROW annual report (name)
  • Inclusion in social media postings before, during, and post event