Sponsorship

Support The Mission Of The House Tour

About the Gifford Park Association

The Gifford Park Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing Elgin’s historic neighborhoods through programs, projects and educational outreach.It is a three-time recipient of the Elgin Image Award for its positive promotion of the city and a four-time recipient of The Elgin Mayor’s Award for its work in preservation and neighborhood rehabilitation.Originally a small group of neighbors working to get itseast side Elgin neighborhood on the National Register of Historic Places, GPA has grown to include members from all parts of Elgin as well as surrounding towns.And it prides itself on being a network for old-house lovers,bringing them together... not only for house walk but for potlucks and porch parties, rehab seminars and work projects–to share experiences, contacts and often even tools.For a detailed listing of how GPA invests its time, talent and money visit gpaelgin.org

About The Tour

  • Gives dozens of people the incentive to relocate here and
    inspires many to invest in and restore one of Elgin’s
    architectural gems
  • Educates visitors about Elgin’s rich history and architecture.
  • Staffed entirely by volunteers.
  • Draws the majority of attendees from
    the greater Elgin area, with others coming from
    all over Northern Illinois and beyond.

 

Interested in Becoming a Sponsor?

Your generous donation helps us grow as an organization and continue to enhance Elgin. Below are the different levels of sponsorship available including the benefits associated with them. For general inquiries and questions regarding sponsorship please contact our sponsorship chair:
Paul Bednar
paul@paulbednar.com

How to Pay:

Pay Online: New for 2019! Simply click "Pay Sponsorship Online" and new window will open with PayPal to process the payment. Please note online sponsorship payments are not tax deductible. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation please pay by check (See below)

Pay by Mail: For a tax deductible donation please make a check payable to "Elgin Community Network" with "House Tour" on the memo line and mail your check to:

Gifford Park Association
P.O Box 928
Elgin, IL 60121

W-9s will be provided upon request.

Submitting Ad Artwork.

If your sponsorship level includes an ad or logo placement please send your artwork to our graphic designer:
Trish LaFleur
trish@fleurescentdesign.com

 

James T. Gifford Level
Business Sponsor
$1,000

Full Page ad Inside Cover Of Tour Booklet

6 Tickets To The Tour

Mention On Our Website, Facebook, and Instagram Pages

George Lord Level
Business Sponsor
$750

1/2 Page Ad In Tour Booklet

4 Tickets To The Tour

Mention On Our Website, Facebook, and Instagram Pages

Abbie Wing Level
Business Sponsor
$500

1/4 Page Ad In Tour Booklet

2 Tickets To The Tour

Mention On Our Website, Facebook, and Instagram Pages

Samuel J. Kimball Level
Business Sponsor
$250

1/8 Page Ad In Tour Booklet

2 Tickets To The Tour

Mention On Our Website, Facebook, and Instagram Pages

Mike Alft Level
Business Sponsor
$100

Business Name Plus Phone Number or Website In Tour Booklet

Mention On Our Website, Facebook, and Instagram Pages

Tour Patron Level
Individual Sponsor
$50-$500

One line Individual Listing In Tour Booklet