Program Underwriting

Program underwriting at The Commonwealth Club is a unique opportunity for companies and organizations to partner with us in a variety of ways. We offer tailored options—from individual programs and program series to receptions and grand opening celebrations in 2017 for 110 The Embarcadero—to fit your brand, priorities and business goals.

$2,500
Fully tax deductible

Associate

This tailored option is available to not-for-profits and smaller businesses who wish to support our programs.

MARKETING BENEFITS

  • Name and logo on signage at event
  • Company name listed on website (on event page)
  • Recognition in an annual year-end thank you advertisement in the San Francisco Business Times

ADDITIONAL ORGANIZATION BENEFITS

  • Reserved VIP seating for five representatives at sponsored event
  • Invitations to special events and receptions 
$5,000
Fully tax deductible

Friend

As a Friend of the Commonwealth Club, you’ll have a reception hosted on your organization’s behalf and complimentary premium seats at your sponsored program.

MARKETING BENEFITS

  • Name and logo on signage at event
  • Company name listed on website (on event page)
  • Company name recognition on The Commonwealth Club's social media channels
  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Recognition in an annual year-end thank you advertisement in the San Francisco Business Times

ADDITIONAL ORGANIZATION BENEFITS

  • Reserved VIP seating for six representatives at sponsored event
  • Invitations to special events and receptions
$10,000
Fully tax deductible

Advocate

Advocates enjoy additional marketing benefits, including verbal recognition at sponsored program, logo placement on website and additional premium seats.

MARKETING BENEFITS

All the benefits of the Friend Sponsorship Level, plus:

  • Verbal recognition of corporate support from podium at the program
  • Company name and logo listed on website (on event page)
  • Recognition in an annual year-end thank you advertisement in the San Francisco Business Times
$25,000
Fully tax deductible

Patron

You’ll have exclusive sponsorship of one full program, the option to have a private VIP event with panelists, a speaking opportunity for a company executive and sponsorship tags aired on local or national radio.

MARKETING BENEFITS

All the benefits of the Advocate Sponsorship Level, plus:

  • Category-exclusive sponsorship of one program
  • Host one reception or post-program dinner with panelists/speaker
  • Program to air on local or national public radio with sponsor tag
  • Opportunity for company executive to introduce program 
  • Program promotion through The Commonwealth Club's social media outreach
  • Company name and logo inclusion in an annual calendar year-end thank you advertisement in the San Francisco Business Times
  • Additional VIP seating at sponsored event
$50,000
Fully tax deductible

Partner

Commonwealth Club Partners have all the benefits of Patron sponsors, times two: two sponsored 65-minute programs and the option of two private events.

MARKETING BENEFITS

All the benefits of the Patron Sponsorship Level, plus:

  • Category exclusive sponsorship of two programs
  • Host two receptions or one post-program dinner with panelists/speaker
  • Complimentary ½-page advertisement in The Commonwealth magazine, published bi-monthly and circulated to 19,000 Club members

ADDITIONAL ORGANIZATION BENEFITS

  • Reserved VIP seating for 20 representatives at sponsored events
$100,000 plus
Fully tax deductible

Distinguished Partner

Distinguished partners have the largest number of benefits, including exclusive sponsorship of an entire program series, advertising on public radio, and a table of 10 at Annual Dinner (valued at $10,000).

MARKETING BENEFITS

All the benefits of the Partner Sponsorship Level, plus:

  • Category-exclusive sponsorship of four programs
  • Program/series naming opportunity
  • Host four receptions or two post-program dinners with panelists and speakers
  • 15-second advertisement on public radio promoting partnership
  • Executive interview featured in The Commonwealth magazine, published bi-monthly and circulated to 19,000 Club members
  • Table of 10 at the Club’s Distinguished Citizen Gala (valued at $10,000) 
  • Additional VIP seating at sponsored event


To learn more about program underwriting and partnering with The Commonwealth Club, please contact:
Alyssa Sewlal
Senior Development Manager, Strategic Partnerships
Phone: 415-597-6704
Email: asewlal@commonwealthclub.org
Ana Alanis
Development Associate
Phone: 415-597-6703
Email: aalanis@commonwealthclub.org