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2022 UNCF National Walk for Education – Detroit

The 34th Annual UNCF Detroit Walk for Education is a broad-based community fundraising event in which you can recruit individuals, family members, friends, co-workers, neighbors, etc. to participate in the non-competitive Walk to raise much needed unrestricted funds for UNCF and raise awareness about our 37 member schools.

Come out and join us on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at *Belle Isle State Park (near the Casino) as we walk to help kids get to and successfully through college.

Presented by UNCF Detroit.

*State Park Recreation Passport Required

8:00 A.M.

Team/Tent Check-in & Registration

8:30 A.M.

Program & Warm-Up

9:00 A.M.

Walk begins (run, walk, skate, bike, etc.)

Presenting Sponsor – $30,000

  • Participate in official Walk ribbon cutting
  • Lead the Walk with UNCF executive
  • Corporate representative speaks at program
  • Recognized in UNCF Walk press releases
  • Product placement display opportunity (automotive = 15 cars)
  • Corporate logo on walk posters (Friday, June 3, 2022)*
  • Logo on walk t-shirts (Friday, July 15, 2022)*
  • Corporate logo placement on Walk website w/hyperlink to company website
  • Pre-event promotional marketing on local UNCF social media platforms
  • Post-event recognition on local UNCF social media platforms
  • Premier event tent (40×40 seats 192) location
  • On-site kick-off with team captains
  • Complimentary Walk registrations (25)
  • Company name on mile marker signs (4)
  • Inclusion in Walk Day announcements
  • Inclusion in Walk Day signage
  • Recognized in post event ceremony

PhD Sponsor – $15,000

  • Recognized in UNCF Walk press releases
  • Product placement display opportunity (automotive = 10 cars)
  • Corporate logo on walk posters (Friday, June 3, 2022)*
  • Logo on walk t-shirts (Friday, July 15, 2022)*
  • Corporate logo placement on Walk website w/hyperlink to company website
  • Pre-event promotional marketing on local UNCF social media platforms
  • Post-event recognition on local UNCF social media platforms
  • Prime event tent (20×40 seats 100) location
  • On-site kick-off with team captains
  • Complimentary Walk registrations (15)
  • Company name on mile marker signs (2)
  • Inclusion in Walk Day announcements
  • Inclusion in Walk Day signage
  • Recognized in post event ceremony

Master’s Sponsor – $10,000

  • Recognized in UNCF Walk press releases
  • Corporate logo on walk posters (Friday, June 3, 2022)*
  • Logo on walk t-shirts (Friday, July 15, 2022 deadline)*
  • Corporate logo placement on Walk website w/hyperlink to company website
  • Pre-event promotional marketing on local UNCF social media platforms
  • Post-event recognition on local UNCF social media platforms
  • Prime event tent (20×30 seats 70) location
  • On-site kick-off with team captains
  • Complimentary Walk registrations (10)
  • Company name on mile marker sign (1)
  • Inclusion in Walk Day announcements
  • Inclusion in Walk Day signage
  • Recognized in post event ceremony

Bachelor’s Sponsor – $5,000

  • Corporate logo on walk posters (Friday, June 3, 2022)*
  • Logo on walk t-shirts (Friday, July 15, 2022)*
  • Tent (15 x 15 seats 30)
  • On-site kick-off with team captains
  • Complimentary Walk registrations (5)
  • Inclusion in Walk Day announcements
  • Inclusion in Walk Day signage
  • Recognized in post event ceremony

Tuition Sponsor – $3,500

  • Tent (10 x 10 seats 12)
  • Complimentary Walk registrations (3)
  • Inclusion in Walk Day signage
  • Recognized in the post event ceremony

Room & Board Sponsor – $2,500

  • Included in Walk Day signage
  • Recognized in the post event ceremony

Books & Fees Sponsor – $1,000

  • Recognized in post event ceremony

Vendor – $500

  • One (1) table and two (2) chairs provided
  • Booth location to display materials with access to the pre-and post-Walk participants; vendor supplies their own tent

Underwriting and in-kind options are available

Please contact Patrice M. Neal, Area Development Director to discuss underwriting opportunities

Deadline for underwriting opportunities is Friday, August 5, 2022