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This one of a kind black tie gala fundraiser will support fifteen community charities through corporate sponsorships, ticket sales, an online auction and a silent auction.

Proudly, this Gala will be the first of its’ kind in Wheaton. There are several components to the event your organization can be involved in supporting. The Gala will be a tented event and utilize the beautiful Arrowhead Golf Club to host 1,000 important guests. The evening will include a VIP party for 300 guests and a Sesquecentenial Award Ceremony for the Wheaton Notable Alumni. Contributing to this unique, highly publicized event will highlight supporters. Acknowledgement will be included throughout the year in Gala materials, press releases, and on on the Gala website with your website link. The Wheaton Gala Commemorative Cookbook will also thank the supporters of the event. Sponsorships are available to support specific portions of the event, such as, the tent, VIP PreParty, food, beverages, entertainment, décor, etc.

See below to learn about sponsorship opportunities in greater detail.

To support this event through Sponsorship contact Michelle Senatore by email or at 630.567.8988 about sponsorship opportunties, or simply fill out this form with your sponsorship contribution.

To pay for your sponsorship online you can pay by credit card using Paypal.

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The Sponsorship Levels are as follows:

Platinum $50,000
Gold $25,000
Silver $10,000
Bronze $5,000
Support $1,000







Platinum - $50,000


The Platinum Sponsorship prominently partners your brand with this important one-time historic Wheaton Sesquicentennial Charitable Gala Celebration event(s) generating maximum longevity awareness to your business.

• Upon Sponsorship commitment, your business will be recognized on our website with your logo, website link, and support quote on our Sponsor page
• Your logo and website link will be recognized on the Gala On line Auction page
• Recognition in our Press Releases including supportive quotes
• Recognition in our Television/Radio/Newspaper & Magazine Interviews
• Recognition at Community Events such as Autumn Fest
• Recognition on blast emails, including email invitations
• Recognition in mailers, including invitations
• Your logo on merchandising as a principal Sponsor
• Additional business awareness from the selected 15 benefiting charities through their website Gala promotion linking to the Gala website
• Additional business awareness from other links to the Gala website such as, the Wheaton Park District.
• Recognition in the Gala Event Keepsake printed Program
• Visual Recognition at Gala Event including, the VIP Pre-Party, Signage through the Arrowhead Facility, Signage on the Arrowhead Monitors throughout the building, signage in the Tent during dinner, Recognition in the Video Montage, Verbal Recognition a Gala Speaker, Verbal and Signage in the Arrowhead Ballroom during the Dessert/DJ After Party
• Recognition in the Gala Commemorative Cookbook as a Gala Guest Keepsake Gift that will eventually be available for sale to the public
• Recognition "Thank you" in newspaper ad(s)
• Recognition at a City Council meeting following the Gala Event thanking the community and sponsors
• Recognition for the Potential Day 2 Tent "Family Event" following the Gala Event the next afternoon, open to the public...decision pending on Sponsor support. This could be a premium bonus.
• Distribution of your corporate brochure to guests
• One VIP Table at The Gala for 10 guests which includes passes to the Gala VIP Pre-Party Wheaton Notable Award Ceremony

The City of Wheaton 150th Birthday Gala Committee encourages all supporters to include your Gala support on your own websites, newsletters, etc. with the Gala logo and website link. We are open to further suggestions as well.


Gold - $25,000

The Gold Sponsorship offers a genuine team commitment promoting this exclusive Charitable Sesquicentennial Celebration Event(s) while providing prominent recognition of your business prior, during, and following the Gala.

• Upon Sponsorship commitment, your business will be recognized on our website with your logo, website link, and support quote on our Sponsor page
• Recognition at Community Events such as Autumn Fest
• Recognition on blast emails, including email invitations
• Your logo on merchandising as a secondary Sponsor
• Additional business awareness from the selected 15 benefiting charities through their website Gala promotion linking to the Gala website
• Additional business awareness from other links to the Gala website such as, the Wheaton Park District.
• Recognition in the Gala Event Keepsake printed Program
• Visual Recognition at Gala Event including, the VIP Pre-Party, Signage through the Arrowhead Facility, Signage on the Arrowhead Monitors throughout the building, signage in the Tent during dinner, Recognition in the Video Montage, Verbal Recognition a Gala Speaker, Verbal and Signage in the Arrowhead Ballroom during the Dessert/DJ After Party
• Recognition "Thank you" in newspaper ad(s)
• Recognition for the Potential Day 2 Tent "Family Event" following the Gala Event the next afternoon, open to the public...decision pending on Sponsor support. This could be a premium bonus.
• Distribution of your corporate brochure to guests
• One VIP Table at The Gala for 10 guests which includes passes to the Gala VIP Pre-Party Wheaton Notable Award Ceremony

The City of Wheaton 150th Birthday Gala Committee encourages all supporters to include your Gala support on your own websites, newsletters, etc. with the Gala logo and website link. We are open to further suggestions as well.


Silver - $10,000


The Silver Sponsorship publicizes your support through providing a generous opportunity for valuable exposure of your business through technical and print opportunities prior, during and following the event, as well as, attending the distinguished Sesquicentennial Charitable Gala itself.

• Upon Sponsorship commitment, your business will be recognized on our website with your logo, website link, and support quote on our Sponsor page
• Additional business awareness from the selected 15 benefiting charities through their website Gala promotion linking to the Gala website
• Additional business awareness from other links to the Gala website such as, the Wheaton Park District.
• Recognition in the Gala Event Keepsake printed Program
• Recognition "Thank you" in newspaper ad(s)
• One Table at The Gala for 10 guests

The City of Wheaton 150th Birthday Gala Committee encourages all supporters to include your Gala support on your own websites, newsletters, etc. with the Gala logo and website link. We are open to further suggestions as well.


Bronze - $5,000


The Bronze Sponsorship publicity promotes a meaningful joint commitment to contribute to this charitable celebration significantly highlighting your business through technical and print marketing prior, during and following the Sesquicentennial Birthday Gala.

• Upon Sponsorship commitment, your business will be recognized on our website with your logo, website link, and support quote on our Sponsor page
• Additional business awareness from the selected 15 benefiting charities through their website Gala promotion linking to the Gala website
• Additional business awareness from other links to the Gala website such as, the Wheaton Park District.
• Recognition in the Gala Event Keepsake printed Program
• Recognition "Thank you" in newspaper ad(s)

The City of Wheaton 150th Birthday Gala Committee encourages all supporters to include your Gala support on your own websites, newsletters, etc. with the Gala logo and website link. We are open to further suggestions as well.


Support - $1,000

The Support Sponsorship is an outstanding gesture of material support to help make this Wheaton milestone charitable event a success. In doing so your recognition will be in the print materials listed below.

• Recognition in the Gala Event Keepsake printed Program
• Recognition "Thank you" in newspaper ad(s)

The City of Wheaton 150th Birthday Gala Committee encourages all supporters to include your Gala support on your own websites, newsletters, etc. with the Gala logo and website link. We are open to further suggestions as well.


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