Is your company looking for opportunities to support a good cause? We rely on sponsors to make our events a success, but due to current guidance from government and health officials, Meals on Wheels Chicago made the difficult decision to cancel all of our in-person 2020 fundraising events. If you are looking for ways to make an impact now, keep reading! And if you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for 2021, please contact Elise Geiger at [email protected].

Sponsor a Holiday Meal

Your company can sponsor a special holiday delivery! Meals on Wheels Chicago is looking for businesses to pay for a holiday meal bill. In return, your company will receive the following:

  • Naming opportunity (ex: The 2020 Example Company Labor Day Meal)

  • Dedicated press release sent to local media

  • Mention on Meals on Wheels Chicago blog, featured news section, and social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter)

  • Holidays available for sponsorship: Labor Day 2020, Christmas 2020, New Year’s Day 2021, Memorial Day 2021, July 4th 2021.

Please contact Elise Geiger at [email protected] to learn more.

Three Squares Sponsorship Opportunity

Are you interested in sponsoring all three of our events? Become a Three Squares Global Sponsor and enjoy advertising opportunities throughout the year at each of our three major fundraising events, detailed below.

2021 Events Overview

CHICAGO ON TAP
April 29, 2021
Theater on the Lake

Neon Sign Chi on Tap

Chicago on Tap is presented by Meals on Wheels Associate Board and will be held on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at Theater on the Lake.  Admission includes: Craft beer from over a dozen local breweries, and beer-inspired tasting stations from over a dozen Chicago restaurants, raffle prizes, and music by The Leadfoot Band.  More than 350 guests, 25 volunteers, and 40 participating establishments are expected to attend, representing Chicago’s professionals and most socially astute foodie and craft beer fans.

Demographics
56% Female / 44% Male
Single 29%, Married 71%
Children in Household 54%
Average Age: 35
Average Est. Income: $70,000

25th ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC
Date TBD
St. Andrews Golf & Country Club

MOWC’s Golf Classic will be held in June 2021 at St Andrew’s Golf & Country Club in West Chicago.  This event starts at 9am with breakfast, then foursomes teeing off with a shotgun start and the event conclude with an award dinner beginning at 6pm. There are over 320 golfers and 60 corporate volunteers that attend the golf outing, representing a wide range of Chicago’s corporate sponsors, business leaders, vendor company owners, and philanthropic individuals.

Demographics
77% Male / 23% Female
Average Age: 48
Average Est. Income: $110,000

CELEBRITY CHEF BALL
Date TBD
The Geraghty

Meals on Wheels Chicago’s annual Celebrity Chef Ball is a unique dining experience for a good cause!

Guests will begin at 6:00 pm with a reception featuring specialty cocktails, followed by an intimate dining experience. Guests are seated in small clusters to enjoy a memorable 6-course dinner prepared buy their own 3 chefs, followed by delicious aperitifs and desserts.

Guests include Chicago’s most socially astute consumers, philanthropists, corporate sponsors, and business leaders. Patrons represent both urban and suburban “foodie” professionals.

Total Media Impressions 2019:  44,491,412

Demographics
85% Urban / 15% Suburban
55% Female / 45% Male
Average Age: 40
Average Est. Income: $130,000