Meeting Sponsorship

The goal of the sponsorship program for the council is to enhance the credibility of the organization and to increase potential partnerships.  The council appreciates the support of sponsors and offers the benefits listed below.  Sponsorship of a program or social event is not limited to members of the Greater North Shore Estate & Financial Planning Council.

Sponsorship Costs:

  • Bimonthly Programs - $750 each
  • Social Events $3,000 for each event

Included Benefits with Sponsorship:

  • Remarks to audience by a representative of the sponsor’s firm. Two minute introduction opportunity at the beginning of the Meeting’s formal presentation.
  • Display a table banner with logo.
  • Display a podium banner with logo.
  • The sponsoring organization may ask on evaluation forms if attendees would like to receive follow-up information from the sponsor.
  • Distribution of company literature or materials at the event.
  • Three complimentary tickets to bi-monthly program/and five complimentary tickets for social event sponsor’s employees.
  • Exhibition table at back of room.
  • Welcome signage with logo displayed on easel for duration of event.
  • Sponsor may provide their company logo, and a link to their website or email address for inclusion in Council program invitations and notices.

The board of directors of the council has evaluated the variety of benefit options available for council sponsors and has determined that the following are excluded from benefits of sponsorship.

  • Introduction of speaker by a representative of the sponsor’s firm.
  • Access to council membership list or access to attendance list for the sponsored program/event.
  • Sponsor ads in the membership directory or sponsor logos on the web site.
  • Sponsor does not have input into the programming for the event sponsored.  All speaker and programming decisions are made by the Programming Chairperson and the Council Board.
  • Sponsor may not sponsor an event where the Event Speaker is employed by the sponsor.

Sponsorship contribution must be received by the Council before the sponsored event.  Note that any sponsor, who has not made prior payment of the sponsorship contribution will not have the opportunity to address the Council membership at the sponsored event.


To sponsor a program or social event please contact:

Jeanine Cunningham
(708) 352-1741 | email

GREATER NORTH SHORE ESTATE & FINANCIAL PLANNING COUNCIL
P. O. Box 3217, Oak Brook IL 60522 | Tel. 708.338.0760 | Email:  info@gnsefpc.org
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