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March 15 and 16, 2022
ApprenticeshipNC Annual Conference
ApprenticeshipNC is pleased to announce its 2022 Annual Conference will be held in Wilmington on March 15 and 16 at the Hotel Ballast. We are seeking support from our partners to help offset the costs of the conference by providing sponsorship opportunities for participants. Your sponsorship will assist with items such as guest speakers, floral arrangements, refreshments, water bottles, masks, door prizes and gift bags.
 
In recognition of your generous donation, we wish to highlight your business by providing Platinum, Gold or Silver level sponsorships. Please review the following sponsorship options and contact Kathryn Castelloes, director of ApprenticeshipNC, if you are interested in supporting the event or if you have any questions. Contact information for Kathryn is included below.
Platinum Sponsor
All donations in the Platinum category will receive Gold and Silver rewards plus website and social media recognition, a half-page thank you in the conference book, recognition at opening and closing ceremony, and your name/logo on stage during the conference.

Junior Portfolios
Make the conference memorable by gifting portfolio notepads to in-person attendees. A card designed by you, or in collaboration with ApprenticeshipNC, recognizing your generous contribution, will be inserted into each portfolio.
Investment: $4,500

Break Refreshments
Provide snacks and drinks in part or in full for in-person attendees. This level receives all Platinum rewards plus a recognition poster in the refreshment area.
Investment: $3,500

Speaker Fees
Assist with the expenses for our guest speakers.  Receive all Platinum rewards plus a special recognition from the speaker at the beginning and end of their presentation.
Investment: $2,500

Awards Banquet Luncheon
Help with the expenses for in-person attendee lunch during the awards banquet. Receive all of the Platinum rewards, plus special recognition from the emcee at the beginning and end of the awards ceremony and company recognition at each table.
Investment: $2,500

Masks
Make the conference memorable with gifting quality masks to in-person attendees. Receive all of the Platinum rewards, plus a recognition ribbon with company name/logo on each mask handed out.
Investment: $2,000

Conference Water Bottles
Disposable water bottles with company logo for in-person attendees during sessions. Receive all of the Platinum rewards, plus a recognition ribbon on each bottle handed out.
Investment: $2,000

Gold Sponsor
Sponsorship includes all Silver rewards plus a quarter page name/logo in the conference book, recognition at opening and closing ceremonies and company name and logo on an unshared donator slide during intermissions.
Investment $1,000 to 1,999
Special Item Sponsorship Options

Conference Pens
Make the conference memorable with gifting quality pens to in-person attendees. Receive all of the Gold rewards, plus a recognition ribbon with company name/logo attached to each pen.
Investment: $1,250

Hand Sanitizer Lanyard
Make the conference safe with personal hand sanitizer for in-person attendees. Receive all of the Gold rewards, plus company name/logo on each item.
Investment: $1,250
Silver Sponsor
Every donation matters and your generosity is greatly appreciated. These funds cover the costs of supplies and materials to keep our registration fee as low as possible. Receive company name/logo in the conference book, name/logo at registration desk, name and logo on group donator slide before each session and Social Media recognition.
Investment: Up to $999

W-9's will be made available upon request to: ApprenticeshipNC@NCCommunityColleges.edu
 
           Address checks to: NCCCS System Office
          In the Memo field or on check stub indicate: 2022 ApprenticeshipNC Conference

 Special Note: Contribution deadline is Jan. 20, 2022

Have a donation Idea not on the list?
Do you have an idea for an in-kind donation or way to support the event’s success that doesn’t fit any of the categories above? Please contact Kathryn Castelloes via the contact information listed below:
 
Kathryn P. Castelloes
Apprenticeship Director
Office: 919.807.6991
Cell: 919.368.4280