Gourmet Dinner Sponsorships

Become a sponsor and help us make a difference!

Event Sponsorship Details

Evening's Playlist
5:30PM - Seafood Cocktail Party, Including Hosted Bar and Silent Auction with 50 Irresistible Items
7:00PM - Gourmet Dinner, including a Live Auction with 10 Super Experiences
9:30PM - Cigar and Brandy After-Party, including Live Music


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Thank you for your sponsorship!

Thank you for your support! On behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County, thank you for your sponsorship in support of Operation Bigs. A member of our team will reach out to confirm your sponsorship and coordinate payment.

Thank you again for your support!

BBBSSDC Tax ID #95-2151526

Presenting Sponsor - $15,000 (Maximum of 4 Available) - 3 SOLD  (Padres, Frank Subaru, Marsh & McLennan)

The Presenting Sponsors serve as the cornerstone of all event promotion and productions.  As such, the Presenting Sponsor is named in all event promotion which includes media alerts, inclusion in all appropriate event collateral, mentions in media interviews, general announcements to thousands of BBBS constituents before the event and is the centerpiece of marketing the evening of the dinner.

Includes:

  • Recognition as a Presenting Sponsor on Gourmet Dinner invitation, both digital and print*
  • Corporate promotional marketing space/table at the event
  • Multiple mentions from the stage, and consistent on-screen presence during the production
  • Full-page ad in dinner program
  • Supporting Sponsor recognition in the San Diego Business Journal (or other prominent publication) Thank You Sponsors Ad
  • Recognition on Big Brothers Big Sisters’ website for the entire pre-promotion cycle plus a post-event celebratory web page posted until the first quarter of 2019.
  • Gourmet Dinner Corporate Table for 10 with premium placement in the ballroom

After-Party Host Sponsorship - $15,000 - SOLD (Alexandria Real Estate)

The Host Sponsor serves as the supporter of the renowned Gourmet Dinner after-party, ending the evening in style. After-party features include live music, cigars and after-dinner drinks. 

Includes:

  • Recognition as After-Party Host on Gourmet Dinner invitation, both digital and print
  • After-Party recognition in the San Diego Business Journal (or other prominent publication) Thank You Sponsors Ad
  • Mentions in media alerts and other appropriate pre-event promotion
  • Corporate name/logo on all after-party signage
  • Mentions from the stage, and on-screen presence during the production
  • Half-page ad in Gourmet Dinner program
  • Table signage acknowledging sponsorship with you/your family’s name or business name
  • Gourmet Dinner Corporate Table for 10 with premium placement in the ballroom

*Printing schedule permitting

Registration Sponsor - $10,000

The Registration Sponsor is an integral element of the event, welcoming all guests as they enter for the evening’s festivities. 

Includes:

  • Recognition in the San Diego Business Journal (or other prominent publication) Thank You Sponsors Ad
  • Corporate name/logo on registration signage
  • Opportunity to host a welcome table displaying corporate information/promotional items
  • Logo inclusion on napkin provided with welcome hors d'oeuvres or cocktail
  • On-screen recognition during the production
  • Half-page ad in Gourmet Dinner program
  • Recognition on Big Brothers Big Sisters’ website for the entire pre-promotion cycle plus a post-event celebratory web page posted until the first quarter of 2019.
  • Recognition as Registration Sponsor on event confirmation e-mail, distributed to all event attendees
  • 4 Gourmet Dinner Premium Table seats and 2 valet parking passes OR 2 hotel rooms at The Hyatt La Jolla

Silent Auction Sponsor - $10,000

The Silent Auction Sponsor serves as a keystone element of the cocktail party, lasting an hour and a half. In addition to visibility throughout the cocktail reception, the Silent Auction Sponsor will receive pre-event extended exposure on Silent Auction website and promotional e-mails to 10,000+ recipients. 

Includes:

  • Recognition in the San Diego Business Journal (or other prominent publication) Thank You Sponsors Ad
  • Corporate name/logo on all Silent Auction signage throughout the cocktail area
  • Corporate name/logo listed as Silent Auction sponsor on mobile bidding app and website for pre-event bidding (includes attendee and non-attendee) and night-of bidding audience 
  • On-screen recognition during the production
  • Half-page ad in Gourmet Dinner program
  • Recognition on Big Brothers Big Sisters’ website for the entire pre-promotion cycle plus a post-event celebratory web page posted until the first quarter of 2019.
  • 4 Gourmet Dinner Premium Table seats
  • 2 valet parking passes

Premium Table Sponsorship - $10,000

A Premium Table Sponsorship is a wonderful way to ensure you and 9 guests enjoy an entertaining and inspiring evening while contributing to a great cause. Don’t miss any of the excitement with front row seating and live auction cash.

Includes:

  • Premium Sponsor recognition in the San Diego Business Journal Thank You Sponsors Ad (or other prominent publication)
  • On-screen presence during the production
  • Half-page ad in Gourmet Dinner program
  • Table signage acknowledging sponsorship with you/your family’s name or business name
  • Inclusion on “Premium Table Sponsor” sign to be displayed at entrance of ballroom
  • Premium Table for 10 in the first row of the ballroom featuring amenities such as top-quality wine and $250/person in live auction cash
  • 4 valet parking passes
  • Group photos distributed to each guest

Corporate Table Sponsorship ($6,000)

A Corporate Table Sponsorship will set your business apart, showcasing your commitment to mentoring San Diego’s youth.

Includes:

  • On-screen presence during the production
  • Half-page ad in Gourmet Dinner program
  • Table signage acknowledging sponsorship with you/your family’s name or business name
  • Corporate Table for 10 with premium placement in the ballroom

Dessert Sponsorship - $3,500 - SOLD (Delphi Private Advisors)

Expose your brand to 700 Gourmet Dinner guests and include your logo on each plate!

Includes

  • Logo placement on each dessert plate (exact method to be determined)
  • On-screen presence during production
  • Half-page ad in Gourmet Dinner program
  • 4 Corporate Table seats

Centerpiece Sponsorship - $2,500 - SOLD (Cruzan)

Cover the cost of the event centerpieces and receive recognition on the event menu as well as in our event program as well as on-screen at the event.

Parking Sponsorship - $2,500

Show your support by serving as the first and last thing Gourmet Dinner guests see as they enter/exit the parking garage. Includes highly visible signage at entrance and exit of Hyatt parking lot as well as event program inclusion and on-screen recognition.

Valet Sponsorship - $2,500

Elevate our Premium Guest experience by sponsoring the valet space, which includes a co-branded take-home item in each valeted vehicle (i.e. mints or water bottle). Also includes signage at Hyatt valet drop-off/pick-up, event program inclusion and on-screen recognition.

Signature Cocktail Sponsorship - $2,500

Cover the cost of our 2018 Signature Cocktail, while showcasing your spirit in a cocktail of your design (2018 theme: Field of Dreams/baseball). Includes logo inclusion on cocktail presentation (i.e. stir stick) or napkin. Opportunity to promote your brand at cocktail bar.


Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County
4305 University Ave., Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92105

For questions or sponsorship information, contact Talia Hazard at
TaliaH@SDBigs.org or (858) 536-4900 x205

Tax ID #95-2151526