Sponsorships

Sponsorship Opportunities 2018- celebrating 36 years

 

Carabram, Brampton’s Multicultural Festival, is celebrating its 36th year in 2018. It is Brampton’s major event of the year, and is known Canada wide as a premier trend-setting Multicultural Festival.

This year Carabram will be held July 13, 14, 15. We are expecting that 35,000 visitors will Experience the World of culture, cuisine and spectacular entertainment at multiple venues across Brampton. They will in effect crisscross the globe, celebrating rich culture, food, music and dance. It’s an experience that opens the door to Brampton’s vibrant multicultural community.

All of this for a $10 Carabram Passport.  We also have a free passport for children 12 and under.

Carabram is a Not-for-Profit organization dedicated to the preservation, development and promotion of the cultural heritages of the diverse ethnic communities of Brampton and is completely run by volunteers.

Demographics

  • 90% of visitors are from Brampton
  • 40% attended in groups of 3 or 4 people
  • 57% have attended more than twice during the weekend

Advertising and Public Relations

  • 10,000 bookmarks distributed participating vendors, Brampton Library branches libraries; 5,000 on site bookmarks highlighting weekend entertainment
  • 100 large and 75 small posters at recreation centres and at business locations in Downtown Brampton
  • 6 quarter page ads in The Brampton Guardian
  • Promotion on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

 What’s new in 2018?

This year we have created a Carabram Central pavilion at South Fletcher’s Sportsplex, where we will showcase as many cultures as possible through food, entertainment and an International Bazaar.

  1. World of Food will provide an opportunity to sample foods from all over the world, much like our hugely successful World of Food festival in downtown Brampton last September.
  2. Our new Cultural Engagement Centre will showcase Brampton’s diverse multicultural community. In addition to cultural displays and artifacts we will have:
  • Guest Speakers invited to share their personal journey to Canada and within Canada.
  • Hands on educational sessions on various cultural arts and crafts
  • Dance, arts, food and drama demonstrations
  • Cultural story telling

Moreover, we will provide a community outreach component involving local community             organizations who serve the needs of our diverse community, giving both the guest and the agency an opportunity to get to know one another.

  1. Finally on site we will have an International Bazaar integrated throughout Carabram Central, where you can find great cultural gems that are not available anywhere else.

In addition to Carabram Central at South Fletchers we will have pavilions located at

Chris Gibson – Caribbean, China

Vasco da Gama – Portugal

Unifor – Canada

Jim Archdekin – India

Century Gardens – Philippines

Century Gardens – Punjab

Soccer Centre – Eelam

Lions Hall – Ireland

Carabram has a number of sponsorship opportunities to fit any budget. We are flexible and open to customization. Please join us in presenting this spectacular event.

Carabram welcomes new sponsors. We have various sponsorship levels including platinum, gold, silver and bronze packages. We welcome all levels of contribution. We are also flexible and customize any package to meet your needs.

This event offers a unique opportunity to demonstrate your support for Brampton’s Multicultural heritage and reach 35,000 visitors, who attend the three-day festival.

  1. Diamond is a contribution of $65,000 (sold) Thank you to the City of Brampton Community Grants Program.
  2. Platinum is a contribution of $10,000 (three available)

     Our Platinum sponsor will be a key sponsor at our new Carabram Central pavilion. There        are three opportunities. World of Food Sponsor, International Bazaar sponsor and Cultural Engagement sponsor.

  • Recognition as the pavilion ’s presenting sponsor in one of the three areas
  • Signage throughout the appropriate pavilion area
  • A booth to promote your company or organization
  • Speaking opportunity at one of our stages during the three day event
  • Welcome greeting to attendees from the main podium

….and inclusion in all of our literature:

  • Our Passport
  • Bookmarks
  • All online advertising -prominence on our website’s home page at carabram.org
  • A special press release announcing your contribution
  • Participation in the opening of our new pavilion
  1. Gold is a contribution of $5,000.

      Our gold sponsors are featured in all of our literature including:

  • Our Passport
  • Bookmarks
  • All online advertising -prominence on our website’s home page at carabram.org
  • Exterior posters
  • Inclusion in press releases
  • Onsite promotion at one of our top three pavilions
  • Participate in opening/awards ceremonies

We will also provide signage recognizing your sponsorship at each pavilion throughout the three-day festival.

  1. Silver is a contribution of $3,500

     Our silver sponsors are listed in our literature including:

  • Our Passport
  • Bookmarks
  • Prominence on our website
  • Exterior posters
  • Participate in opening ceremony

You will be featured on an the home page on our website at www.carabram.org

We will also provide signage recognizing your sponsorship at each pavilion throughout the three-day festival.

  1. Bronze is a contribution of $2,000

      Our bronze sponsors are listed in all of our literature including:

  • Our Passport
  • Bookmarks

And you will be listed on our website at www.carabram.org  as a contributing sponsor.

We will also provide signage recognizing your sponsorship at each pavilion throughout the three-day festival.

  1. Children’s Passport $2000
  • Exclusive back page advertising for “children friendly” sponsor
  • Recognition on website and at promotional events

We will also provide signage recognizing your sponsorship at each pavilion throughout the three-day festival.

  1. Passport Sponsorship Packages
  • Purchase passports for employees and clients/customers
  • Recognition given on website
  1. Friends of Carabram $500
  • Recognition in the passport and online

Our Pledge

Carabram makes every effort to ensure our sponsors receive value for their contribution.

It is through your contribution to Carabram that we can continue to share our cultural heritage with the rest of the world. Join us today and Experience the World.

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