WHAT IS THE RUSSIAN RIVER CONFLUENCE?

Presented by the County of Sonoma, Economic Development Board, Regional Parks,  Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District, Sonoma County Water Agency, Sonoma Resource Conservation District, Gold Ridge Conservation District, LandPaths, Russian Riverkeeper, Dry Creek Rancheria, and The Story of Place Institute, the Russian River Confluence is a unique event envisioned to culminate and inspire a series of ‘beyond sustainability’ conversations and gatherings intended to tap the collective capacity of the Russian River Watershed community.

The Russian River Confluence will engage the region’s stakeholders, encourage storytelling and identify actions to promote a holistic approach to the watershed that ensures its resiliency and renewal. This event offers an unparalleled opportunity to showcase your organization as a leading force in the sustainability movement. We invite you to join us in sharing your expertise, creativity and forming lasting partnerships.

OUR AUDIENCE

 The Russian River Confluence will attract a diverse alliance of attendees including, but not limited to, federal, state and regional policy makers, representatives from Native American Tribal communities, water and wastewater service providers, non-profit organizations, Resource Conservation Districts and representatives from numerous business, agriculture, energy, timber, arts and cultural efforts underway in the watershed. We look forward to hosting 175-220 attendees.

EXPOSURE FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION

 This full day experience offers access to a diverse cross section of influential participants and a unique opportunity to increase your profile within the watershed by putting your organization face-to-face with decision-makers, professionals, practitioners and stakeholders committed to working collaboratively to ensure the regeneration of the region’s ecological resources, economic potential, leadership and capacity to advance a more sustainable future. 

SPONSORSHIP BENEFITS

WATERSHED SPONSOR - $10,000

  • Pre-conference recognition in outreach materials & media releases
  • Company logo on website with link
  • Logo included in promotional materials & conference program
  • Verbal acknowledgement by conference emcee
  • Named sponsor of exhibit hall
  • Opportunity to exhibit literature - table top display
  • Table reserved at the conference & reception

 

RIVER SPONSOR - $5,000

  • Pre-conference recognition in outreach materials & media releases
  • Company logo on website with link
  • Logo included in promotional materials & conference program
  • Verbal acknowledgement by conference emcee
  • Opportunity to exhibit literature - table top display
  • 6 admissions to conference & 6 tickets to reception

 

STREAM SPONSOR - $2,500        

  • Pre-conference recognition in outreach materials & conference program
  • Company logo on website with link
  • Logo included in promotional materials & conference program
  • Verbal acknowledgement by conference emcee
  • Opportunity to exhibit literature - table top display
  • 4 admissions to conference & 4 tickets to reception

 

CREEK SPONSOR - $1,000          

  • Pre-conference recognition in outreach materials & conference program
  • Company logo on website with link
  • Logo included in promotional materials & conference program
  • Verbal acknowledgement by conference emcee
  • 2 admissions to conference & 2 tickets to reception

 

RAINDROP SPONSOR - $500    

  • Pre-conference recognition in outreach materials & conference program
  • Company logo on website with link
  • Logo included in promotional materials & conference program
  • 1 admissions to conference & 1 ticket to reception

 

TAKE YOUR SPONSORSHIP TO THE NEXT LEVEL

 Consider the following options for collaborative promotion or let us know if we can create a custom sponsorship opportunity that is right for your organization. Custom sponsorship packages include: 

  • Pre-conference recognition in outreach materials & media releases
  • Company logo on website with link
  • Logo included in promotional materials & conference program
  • 1 complimentary conference registration
  • 3 discounted conference registrations

 

LEADERSHIP SPONSOR

Leadership sponsors provide vital support for participation from high school and college students and representatives from economically disadvantaged communities through underwriting conference attendance. Your organization will receive recognition from our conference emcee and your logo will be featured on event signage at the event.

 

FARM-TO-TABLE SPONSOR

A centerpiece of our day, the reception will feature a variety of local, sustainably grown organic food and beverages sourced from farms throughout the Russian River Watershed. Your organization will receive recognition from our conference emcee and your logo will be featured on signage at the event. A table will be provided for your company at the event and a representative from your organization will be invited to provide opening remarks.         

 

GREENING THE CONFERENCE SPONSOR

Show that your organization is serious about sustainability by sponsoring recycling stations, a composting bin, PHEV shuttle and driver for the conference attendees and reusable dishes, cloth napkins and refillable water stations. Your organization will receive recognition from our conference emcee and your logo will be featured on event signage throughout the event. 

 

GRAPHIC RECORDING SPONSOR

Sponsorship of a graphic recorder will bring an important visual element to the conference. The recorder will illuminate how we connect, contribute, support ideas, spur creativity and collaborate, through captivating visual stories that reflect the collective intelligence in the room. Your organization will receive recognition from our conference emcee and your logo will be featured on event signage throughout the event.   

 

DIGITAL MAGAZINE SPONSOR

Sponsorship of a digital magazine of the conference proceedings is a creative and sustainable way to further engage and the watershed’s stakeholders in an ongoing dialogue. An interactive approach to content development and ability to track reader preferences across multiple platforms and devices ensures that these conversations continue long after the conference. In addition to recognition from the conference emcee and a featured logo on signage throughout the event, sponsorship entitles your organization to a graphic advertisement in the magazine with streamed video or audio to enhance its impact.

 

CUSTOM PACKAGE

We would welcome the opportunity to work with you to create a custom or in-kind sponsorship package that incorporates your organization’s goals and highlights the contributions you are making in communities along the Russian River Watershed. To discuss a promotion idea that would be a good fit for your organization, please contact Lisa Renton at lisarentonconsulting@gmail.com.

 

SPONSORSHIP RESERVATION FORM

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To ensure full participation and exposure in pre-conference promotional materials or for more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lisa Renton at lisarentonconsulting@gmail.com