Sponsorship/Donations

Help Us Stay Afloat!

Every breast cancer survivor deserves the opportunity to be empowered through safe and effective physical fitness and emotional support programs while surrounded by others who have walked the same path. Luminina Corp., dba Hope Chest, is a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit agency whose mission is to provide unique programs to all breast cancer survivors.

Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Generous donations from corporate sponsors and private donors enable the organization to continue to:

  • Provide year round weekly complimentary exercise classes in four locations throughout Western New York specially designed to meet the unique needs of breast cancer survivors
  • Provide from May through October weekly complimentary paddling sessions around Buffalo Harbor and canals
  • Participate and compete in domestic and international Dragon Boat Festivals
  • Raise awareness of the free exercise program in the WNY community 
  • Educate the public about early detection and the services of the Hope Chest
  • Purchase training equipment  for the exercise classes (weights, mats, etc)
  • Purchase and maintain the dragon boat fleet

Each year the organization reaches out to the community for sponsorship of the Hope Chest Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival. For more information on sponsorship levels and benefits, Click summaries below.

Platinum Sponsor - $25,000 and above

The Platinum Sponsor  will receive:

  • Company name and logo prominently displayed at festival
  • Company name and logo featured on all event material, website and media
  • Company name will be announced all day during festival as Platinum/TITLE sponsor
  • One full page of advertising in Festival Program
  • Photo of company team
  • Free registration for one Dragon Boat Team
  • Two free practice sessions to occur the week prior to the event
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials at the festival
  • Team hospitality tent with tables & chairs
Gold Sponsor - $15,000

The Gold Sponsor will receive:

  • Company name, banner and logo prominently displayed at festival
  • Company name and logo featured on all event material, website and media
  • Company name will be announced all day during festival
  • One full page of advertising in Festival Program
  • Photo of company team
  • Free registration for one Dragon Boat Team
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials at the festival
  • Team hospitality tent with tables & chairs
Silver Sponsor - $10,000

The Silver Sponsor will receive:

  • Company name, banner and logo prominently displayed at festival
  • Company name and logo featured on all event material, website and media
  • Company name will be announed all day at event
  • Half page of advertising in Festival Program
  • Photo of company team
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials at the festival
  • Free registration for one Dragon Boat team
Bronze Sponsor - $5,000

The Bronze Sponsor will receive:

  • Company name prominently displayed  at the Dragon Boat Festival
  • Company name will be announced all day during festival
  • Half page of advertising in Festival Program
  • Photo of company team
  • Opportunity to display marketing materials at the festival
  • Free registration for one Dragon Boat Team
Purple Sponsor - $2,500

The Purple Sponsor also called "Team Paddle Sponsor" will receive:

  • Company name prominently displayed at Festival
  • Company name featured on all event material  and website
  • Company name on Thank You letters sent to all event participants and sponsors
  • Quarter page of advertising in Festival Program

 

Pink Sponsor - $1,000

The Pink Sponsor also called "Life Jacket Sponsor" will receive:

  • Company name displayed at Dragon Boat Festival
  • Company name featured on event material and website
  • Company name on Thank You letters sent to all event participants and sponsors
Full Page Advertisement - $500

Sponsor will receive:

  • Full  page of advertising in Festival Program
Half Page Advertisement - $250

Sponsor will receive:

  • Half page of advertising in Festival Program
Business Card/In Memory Of Advertisement $100

Sponsor will receive:

  • Business Card / In Memory Of  Ad Sized (5 1/2" L x 1 7/8" H)  in Festival Program

Make a Donation

Private donations in any amount are extremely appreciated at any time of the year and can be conveniently made through PayPal above.

Alternately, monetary donations and sponsorship payment for the Hope Chest Buffalo Niagara Dragon Boat Festival can be made to "Hope Chest" and mailed, with Sponsorhip form to:
Luminina Corp.
dba Hope Chest
PO Box 1021
Getzville, NY 14068
Click here to download sponsorship form 

In-kind gifts are gratefully accepted as well.
Provide information pertaining to the in-kind gift as well as your contact information, including day and evening phone to: hopechestbuffalopp@gmail.com

Give through the United Way & employee giving campaigns!
Designate Luminina Corp., dba Hope Chest as the recipient of your donation. Many companies now have matching gift programs. Contact your HR department for the necessary forms and send them along with your donation.