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2024 UNCF Black History Month Walk for Education and HBCU Homecoming Festival – Tampa

Are you searching for an event that not only promises a fun-filled day but also supports an incredible cause? Look no further than the UNCF Walk for Education and HBCU Homecoming Festival! This event is tailored to be a perfect outing for the entire family while also raising funds to provide scholarships for disadvantaged students.

The community festival boasts live entertainment featuring homegrown music talents and a DJ, along with a range of activities for children such as games and face painting. Plus, local small business vendors will be present, offering mouth-watering delights and handcrafted items to enjoy.

However, the most significant part of the event is the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of underprivileged students and their aspirations of higher education. By taking part in the walk, you will be helping to generate funds that will directly support students who might not have had the same educational opportunities as others. By partaking in the festivities, you’ll be ensuring that every student has a chance to reach their full potential and chase their dreams.

Don’t miss this exceptional event! Join us at the UNCF Walk for Education and HBCU Homecoming Festival, have a great day out, and create a positive impact on the lives of students in need.

8:00 AM

Registration/Program

9:00 AM

Walk Begins

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Black History Month Guided Tours & HBCU Festival (Free to the Community)

photo of entrance to Perry Harvey Sr. Park

Perry Harvey Sr. Park

1000 E Harrison St
Tampa, FL 33602

Presenting Sponsor – $25,000

  • Custom Package Benefits of All Levels.

Signature Sponsor – $15,000

  • Opportunity to provide promotional collateral to participants. 200 complimentary participant entries.
  • Opportunity for mascot/spokesperson to speak at the event.
  • Logo posted on the event website with a link to the company’s website. Logo on Walk T-Shirt and Banner.
  • Vendor space for company-owned tent (must bring own tent, chairs, and table). Logo on advertisements distributed on social media.
  • Special Presentation posted on social media. Inclusion in a press release sent to local media.

Educator’s Circle – $10,000

  • Opportunity to provide promotional collateral to participants. 150 complimentary participant entries.
  • Logo posted on the event website with a link to the company’s website.
  • Vendor space for company-owned tent (must bring own tent, chairs, and table). Logo on Walk T-Shirt and Banner.
  • Special Presentation posted on social media. Inclusion in a press release sent to local media.

Marathon Circle Р$7,500

  • 100 complimentary participant entries.
  • Logo posted on the event website with a link to the company’s website. Logo on Walk T-Shirt and Banner.
  • Vendor space for company-owned tent (must bring own tent, chairs, and table). Logo posted on social media.

Sprinter’s Circle – $5,000

  • 50 complimentary participant entries.
  • Logo on Walk T-Shirt and Logo posted on the event website with a link to the company’s website.
  • Vendor space for company-owned tent (must bring own tent, chairs, and table).

Doctorate Level Sponsor – $3,000

  • All benefits from the Community Partner, Educator, Friends of UNCF, and Honorary sponsorship levels.
  • Team of 30 registered participants.

Community Partner Sponsor – $2,000

  • Opportunity to speak on stage about business/organization. Social Media Shoutout.
  • Vendor Booth (Company owned tent, tables, and chairs required) Team of 20 registered participants.
  • Logo on yard sign along the route. Recognition in the organization newsletter. Logo on the organization’s website.

Educator Level Sponsor – $1,500

  • Team of 10 registered participants. Logo on yard sign along the route.
  • Recognition in the organization newsletter. Logo on the organization’s website.

Friends of UNCF – $1,000

  • Logo on yard sign along the route. Recognition in the organization newsletter. Logo on the organization’s website.

Honorary Level Sponsor – $500

  • Logo on the organization’s website.

Hello and thank you for interest to be a vendor at our UNCF Tampa Bay BHM Run/Walk for Education & HBCU Homecoming Festival on Saturday, February 10, 2024. Please read the following terms and conditions below and complete the application.

Click here to view the vendor registration sign-up form