Empower Youth Summit – sponsorship2019-01-07T15:04:34+00:00

Barang Regional Alliance is looking to partner with corporate and government sponsors to support the success of our Empower Youth Summit. There are also opportunities for community organisations and individuals who wish to sponsor disadvantage youth attend the Summit.

Download our Sponsorship Prospectus to learn more about the benefits and options available.

Benefits to sponsors

  1. Fostering innovation: The NSW Government & Central Coast Council are separately creating youth strategies for the state & region. With your organisation’s support, the Empower Youth Summit will specifically focus on Aboriginal development of the region
  2. Leveraging media: The Empower Youth Summit will inform the Three-Year Youth. Plan to coincide with NSW Youth Week (10-18 April 2019). Our Youth Summit sponsors will benefit from our continued promotions of the Summit and subsequent Youth Plan
  3. Leadership & capacity-building: Your organisation can support cultural and leadership upskilling for youth as part of the Summit, through arts & language workshops, facilitator training, graphic-notetaking, publishing, journalism mentoring & more
Barang Regional Alliance stakeholders stand outdoors

Program overview

Audience: We seek to recruit 150 youth aged 13-25 years from various Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander backgrounds from across the Central Coast, with strong focus on equity, diversity and inclusion.

Format: The first day of the Empower Youth Summit will include a series of yarns and activities covering our five Summit themes. The youth will be treated to an overnight camping and cultural experience, under the supervision of qualified volunteers. The second day will be a mix of recreational and cultural activities. All costs will be free to the youth, subject to funding from your organisation.

Sponsorship opportunities

Platinum – $20,000 (two available)

Recognition as our event partner:
 Logo in our printed program
 Logo on our event website
 Acknowledged in our event media release
 Named in 5 event social media posts
 Logo in our post-event report webpage
 Two freestanding banners at our event
 Named in our media release of the 3-year youth plan following our event
 Opportunity to place one full-page advertisement in the 3-year youth plan
 Invitation to have one representative featured in brief video filmed at our event

Gold – $15,000 (one available)

Recognition as our arts sponsor:
 Logo in our printed program
 Logo on our event website
 Acknowledged in our event media release
 Named in 3 event social media posts
 Logo in our post-event report webpage
 One freestanding banner at our event
 Named in our media release of the 3-year youth plan following our event
 Opportunity to place one half-page advertisement in the 3-year youth plan
 Patron of graphic reporting opportunity, journalism mentorship & event report

Silver – $10,000 (one available)

Recognition as our cultural sponsor:
 Logo in our printed program
 Logo on our event website
 Acknowledged in our event media release
 Named in 2 event social media posts
 Logo in our post-event report webpage
 Named in our media release of the 3-year youth plan following our event
 Opportunity to place one quarter-page advertisement in the 3-year youth plan
 Patron of cultural & language workshops & recreational activities

Bronze – $5,000 (three available)

Recognition as our event supporter:
 Logo in our printed program
 Logo on our event website
 Acknowledged in our event media release
 Named in 1 event social media post
 Logo in our post-event report webpage
 Named in our media release of the 3-year youth plan following our event

Sponsor disadvantaged youth to attend the Youth Summit- $300 (ten available)

Support the equity & inclusion of disdvantaged Aboriginal youth, single parents or other vulnerable young people.

Your sponsored delegate will receive:
 Travel and camping necessities
 Reimbursement for child-minding if needed
 The opportunity to shape the future of the
Central Coast
 Support to coordinate their attendance

Your organisation will receive:
 Recognition as our event supporter on our event website
 Acknowledgement in our event program
 The chance to help youth deepen their knowledge and leadership
 The prospect of contributing to innovative community engagement

Contact us

To explore your sponsorship options and support this important event, phone Gary Field on 02 4351 32225 or get in touch

DOWNLOAD THE SPONSORSHIP PROSPECTUS