Become a Sponsor

How to Sponsor the Rochester Music Hall of Fame

Becoming a sponsor of the Rochester Music Hall of Fame is easy. Simply submit a completed printable/mailable RMHF sponsorship form or fill out the online sponsorship form. Our team will work with you to determine your sponsorship benefits. The RMHF is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.

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Sponsorship Perks & Opportunities

It would be impossible to continue our mission to honor the rich musical heritage of our region without the generous support of our sponsors. To thank our generous partners, each sponsorship tier comes with its own set of benefits.

View the 2024 Sponsorship & Membership Perks and Opportunities by clicking this link.

All Sponsors Receive:

  • Sponsor video recognition before and during ceremony intermission on the main screen in Kodak Hall along with additional TV monitors in the lobby through the event.
  • Prime street facing video impressions at 25 Gibbs Street that will include sponsor recognition for two weeks.

In addition, Platinum, Gold and Silver sponsors receive:

  • An invitation for 2 to the private inductee reception the night before the Induction Ceremony
  • Swag bag for all attendees
  • Event poster signed by all the inductees
  • Invite for two to the press conference announcing the inductees
  • Playbill inclusion of major sponsors’ logos on the back
  • Prime street facing window video impressions at 25 Gibbs Street that will include major sponsor recognition for ten weeks spaced throughout the year following the induction ceremony

Naming Rights Opportunities:

Induction Ceremony Presenting Sponsor

Financial commitment: $12,000/year for a minimum of 3 years

Benefits:
  • Naming rights to the event: 2024 <company name here> Rochester Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
  • Company featured prominently on website
  • 24 tickets to the Induction Ceremony
  • Acknowledgement as presenting sponsor at event including opportunity to speak
  • Company logo in looping presentation on video boards prior to event start and at intermission
  • Presenting sponsor mention in marketing and press releases
  • Invitation for 2 to private inductee reception the night before the Induction Ceremony
  • Company logoed item in Swag Bag given to all Induction Ceremony sponsors at $6,000 and up
  • Event poster signed by all the inductees
  • 2 tickets to all RMHF events

Music Educator Award

Financial commitment: $2,500/year

Benefits:
  • Naming rights: 2024 <company name> RMHF Music Educator Award
  • Recognition as award sponsor in all marketing materials and at event
  • Opportunity to introduce the winner at event
  • 6 tickets to Induction Ceremony
  • Website recognition as underwriter of award
  • Company logo in looping presentation on video boards prior to event start and at intermission
  • Award sponsor mention in marketing and press releases
  • Invitation for 2 to private inductee reception the night before the Induction Ceremony

Douglas Lowry Award (student award)

Financial commitment: $2,500/year

Benefits:
  • Naming rights: 2024 <company name> Douglas Lowry Award
  • Recognition as award sponsor in all marketing materials and at event
  • Opportunity to introduce the winner at event
  • 6 tickets to Induction Ceremony
  • Website recognition as underwriter of award
  • Company logo in looping presentation on video boards prior to event start and at intermission
  • Award sponsor mention in marketing and press releases
  • Invitation for 2 to private inductee reception the night before the Induction Ceremony

Fringe Festival Venue Sponsor

Named sponsor for all Fringe Festival performances held at our Miller Center venue

Financial commitment: $2,500/year

Benefits:
  • Naming rights to RMHF’s Fringe Festival performances
  • Company named in Fringe Festival performance lineup
  • 4 tickets to all RMHF Fringe Festival performances
  • 4 tickets to RMHF Induction Ceremony
  • RMHF website recognition as named sponsor of Fringe Festival events
  • Opportunity to introduce and meet performers

Individual Membership Opportunities:

RMHF Rock Star

Financial commitment: $500

Benefits:
  • 2 orchestra level tickets to RMHF Induction Ceremony
  • Recognition on RMHF website
  • Choice of one RMHF merchandise item (T-Shirt, hat or event poster)
  • 20% discount on additional RMHF merchandise

RMHF Patron

Financial commitment: $300

Benefits:
  • 2 mezzanine or loge level tickets to RMHF Induction Ceremony
  • Recognition on RMHF website
  • 20% discount on RMHF merchandise