WHYY's Lifelong Learning Award Honoring Dr. Anthony S. Fauci

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WHYY is delighted to announce that Dr. Anthony S. Fauci will be the 2021 Lifelong Learning Award recipient. We hope you will join us for this special virtual fundraiser as we honor Dr. Fauci’s career and contributions to public health, scientific advancement and education.

The highlight of this event will be the opportunity to experience a live interview of Dr. Fauci by Terry Gross, host and co-executive producer of Fresh Air with Terry Gross, before the interview is broadcast on Fresh Air.

Proceeds from this event will support WHYY’s commitment to encouraging lifelong learning and advancing civic engagement through storytelling, education and community dialogue.

Please contact Keisha James at kjames@whyy.org or 215-351-2079 with any questions. 

Date & Time
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Event Starts - 4:45 p.m.
Interview - 5:00 p.m.
VIP Reception - 6:00 p.m.

Location
Virtual

Champion Sponsor
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50000
USD
Advocate Sponsor
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35000
USD
Benefactor Sponsor
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25000
USD
Platinum Sponsor
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12500
USD
Gold Sponsor
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7500
USD
Silver Sponsor
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5000
USD
Bronze Sponsor
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2500
USD
Individual Sponsor
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1000
USD
Additional Donation
USD

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring WHYY’s Lifelong Learning Award provides your business the opportunity to be associated with an event and brand that is trusted and admired. Investing in the Champion, Advocate or Benefactor sponsorship levels gives your organization the opportunity to customize your package and align your brand with one of WHYY’s core competencies: News and Information, Educational Resources or Health and Science reporting.

Champion: $50,000

  • Access for six people to virtual VIP reception with Dr. Fauci and Terry Gross
  • 50 links for virtual event
  • 500 meals donated to local food banks
  • Recognition by WHYY President during event opening remarks
  • One Sponsored content article on Billypenn.com
  • 50 on-air recognition spots on WHYY-FM 90.9
  • 50,000 impressions on WHYY.org*
  • Full page ad in digital program book**
  • Formal announcement of sponsorship in WHYY weekly e-newsletter
  • Logo inclusion on all event promotion, event registration page and during virtual event
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes
  • Sponsorship recognition at another WHYY 2021 event
  • Sponsorship recognition in five issues of one of our weekly e-newsletters
  • Post-COVID opportunity for six people to have a VIP behind-the-scenes experiences at WHYY's studios***

Advocate: $35,000

  • Access for four people to virtual VIP reception with Dr. Fauci and Terry Gross
  • 35 links for virtual event
  • 350 meals donated to local food banks
  • 35 on-air recognition spots on WHYY-FM 90.9
  • 35,000 impressions on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org*
  • Half page ad in digital program book**
  • Formal announcement of sponsorship in WHYY weekly e-newsletter
  • Logo inclusion on all event promotion, event registration page and during virtual event
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes
  • Sponsorship recognition at another WHYY 2021 event
  • Sponsorship recognition in three issues of one of our weekly e-newsletters
  • Post-COVID opportunity for four people to have a VIP behind-the-scenes experiences at WHYY's studios***

Benefactor: $25,000

  • Access for two people to virtual VIP reception with Dr. Fauci and Terry Gross
  • 25 links for virtual event
  • 250 meals donated to local food banks
  • 25 on-air recognition spots on WHY-FM 90.9
  • 25,000 impressions on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org*
  • Quarter page ad in digital program book**
  • Formal announcement of sponsorship in WHYY weekly e-newsletter
  • Logo inclusion on all event promotion, event registration page and during virtual event
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes
  • Sponsorship recognition in two issues of one of our weekly e-newsletters
  • Post-COVID opportunity for two people to have a VIP behind-the-scenes experiences at WHYY's studios***

Platinum Sponsor: $12,500

  • Access for one to virtual VIP reception with Dr. Fauci and Terry Gross
  • 12 links to virtual event
  • 125 meals donated to local food banks
  • 12 on-air recognition messages on WHYY-FM
  • 12,500 impressions on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org*
  • Quarter page ad in digital program book**
  • Logo inclusion in digital program book, event registration page and during virtual event**
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes

Gold Sponsor: $7,500

  • Access for one to virtual VIP reception with Dr. Fauci and Terry Gross
  • 10 links to virtual event
  • 75 meals donated to local food banks
  • 7,500 impressions on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org*
  • Quarter page ad in digital program book**
  • Logo inclusion in digital program book, event registration page and during virtual event**
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes

Small Business & Individual Sponsor Opportunities

These sponsorship levels are reserved for small businesses and individuals who wish to sponsor the Lifelong Learning Award.

Silver Sponsor: $5,000

  • Six links to virtual event
  • 50 meals donated to local food banks
  • 5,000 impressions on Billypenn.com and on WHYY.org*
  • Logo/Name inclusion in digital program book, event registration page and during virtual event**
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes

Bronze Sponsor: $2,500

  • Four links to virtual event
  • 25 meals donated to local food banks
  • Logo/Name inclusion in digital program book, event registration page and during virtual event**
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes

Individual Sponsor: $1,000

  • Two links to virtual event
  • 10 meals donated to local food banks
  • Logo/Name inclusion in digital program book, event registration page and during virtual event**
  • Promo code for One Day University's livesteam lectures and classes


*All web impressions will run between February and September 2021
**Ads must be received by January 3, 2021

***This opportunity will be available when WHYY’s Studios are open to guests

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