The Kreher Preserve & Nature Center attracts over 20,000 visitors annually, educates nearly 5,000 school children each year, and provides free and low-cost community programs and activities for thousands of people in the region. Fundraising event proceeds from ticket sales and event sponsorship support operations, maintenance, educational programs and special projects.
Event Sponsorship Benefits:
Businesses and corporations wishing to sponsor fundraising events or programs receive valuable marketing exposure and the following benefits depending on sponsorship level.
- Mention in all media releases announcing event
- Photo opportunities with administration and leaders
- Recognition in all pre-event advertising including social media, radio, magazines, and newspapers (with adequate lead time)
- Recognition within all event collateral including posters, flyers and web-based promotions
- Honorary recognition for one year onsite and within the website
- Opportunity to share branded marketing pieces with attendees
- Invitation to event for employees and management
- Invitation to annual donor reception
- Private group tour and program for employees
- Membership for executives
Sponsorship benefits vary based on lead time for events, giving level, and marketing objectives. Benefits can be customized to suit business needs. Benefits received for monetary contributions to the KPNC may affect tax deductibility. Restrictions may apply for gift-in-kind donations.
Marketing Exposure & Potential Reach:
- 2,500 email subscribers (two exposures per event)
- 1,400 Facebook subscribers (multiple exposures)
- 600 hits/day event traffic at auburn.edu/preserve
- 78,000 readers, OA/Corner News (3 ads)
- 7,500 impressions, OA Online
- 12,000 readers, AO Parent Magazine (1 ad)
- Inclusion in other advertising venues as appropriate
The above are third-party estimates and not guaranteed by the KPNC. Advertising venues are considered based on unique factors of each program and are subject to change.
Upcoming Events & Programs
To learn more about KPNC’s upcoming events, programs and other opportunities:
- Visit the News page to review posts about events
- Visit the home page to “Join Our Mailing List” to receive email notifications about upcoming events.
- Visit the interactive calendar for details about programs.
- Download a copy of a current events calendar
- Follow the KPNC on Facebook
To inquire about making a donation to the Preserve or becoming a sponsor, visit Giving to Auburn or contact Jamie Anderson, (334) 703-2953, (email@example.com) or Sharon Tatum, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences development coordinator, (334) 844-1983, (firstname.lastname@example.org).