Become a Sponsor

The McKinley Foundation will honor individuals and groups engaged in social justice work at the 2020 Social Justice Awards Gala on Saturday, April 25. We take pride in highlighting individual and group efforts to promote social justice in Champaign-Urbana, and think you might too.

We invite you to join us as a sponsor of this event by making a financial or in-kind donation. Our sponsoring businesses and groups make this event possible and, ultimately, support the continued social justice work in Champaign-Urbana. With your help, we are able to present four awards to local community and student individuals and organizations that includes free tickets to the gala and a $500 gift.

Sponsorship Levels

Platinum: $1,500

  • Table for 8 at the Award Gala, a $480 value
  • Company logo in all print an digital publicity, pre- and post-event
  • Display space at the event
  • Participation during award ceremony

Gold: 1,000 to $1,499

  • 4 tickets for the Awards Gala, a $240 value
  • Company logo in all print an digital publicity, pre- and post-event
  • Participation during award ceremony

Silver: $500 to $999

  • 2 tickets for the Awards Gala, a $120 value
  • Company logo or one- line ad in the final printed program

Bronze: $250 to $499

  • One-line ad in the final printed program.

Individual and In-kind Donations

  • One-line ad in the final printed program.

Who wins? All of us!

You, the award recipients, the McKinley Foundation, and the Champaign-Urbana community.

Past Corporate Sponsors

Busey Wealth Management •
CMT Ventures, Inc. • C-U Symphony Orchestra • Dimond Bros. Insurance • F.E. Moran • Hawk Energy • Key Bank • Kinsel & Sons • Meyer Capel • Morgan Stanley • Performance Food Group • Ramshaw Realty • Riggs Beer Company • Sysco

For additional information, contact Paula Hancock, Executive Director, at 217-344-0297.