Become a Partner

  • Sponsor one of our 10 issue days

  • Sponsor our graduation

  • Become an organizational sponsor

  • Sponsor the Man & Woman of the Year and Founders Award

  • Purchase a table at or tickets to the Award Gala

To pay by check, use the request link below. To pay online with a credit card, use the sponsor-specific button with each description.

SPONSOR REQUEST - PAY BY CHECK

GTL Champion $25,000

Opportunity to Sponsor GTL’s Program Courses and the Man and Woman of the Year, Founders and Alumni Excellence Award Gala. Greater Tucson Leadership (GTL) is a non-profit, nonpartisan leadership organization dedicated to providing leadership education, community development and civic engagement for the overall care of and commitment to our Tucson community for 40 years. GTL hosts an annual leadership class and a Political and Civic Program class in which class participants expand their knowledge of our region and become strong community leaders.

Sponsor Benefits

  • Sponsors logo placed on Course participant’s polo shirts

  • Sponsor logo recognition on Course training materials and supplies which will be utilized during community outreach activities

  • Sponsor recognition during all Course Trainings

  • Volunteerism opportunities for staff to participate with during outreach activities

  • Display of your company/organization

  • Distribution of your company/organization materials or give-aways

  • Welcomes guests at Man and Woman of the Year, Founders and Alumni Excellence Award Gala

  • Premium complimentary table of ten

  • Logo on Cover and Premium full-page color ad placement in tribute book and event program

  • Logo on e-invite and mailed invitation 

  • Podium mention at event

  • Logo on Clear Channel Billboard

  • Logo on full Page BizTucson Ad

  • Logo on GTL website homepage 

  • Logo on event invitations 

  • Logo on all event signage

  • Logo on E-marketing 

  • Recognition in PowerPoint event presentation 

  • Includes all GTL Programs/Program Days/Kick offs/Retreat and Graduation benefits

GTL CHAMPION SPONSOR REQUEST

GTL Milestones $10,000

Celebrating 40 years of GTL’s graduates' accomplishments and achievements.

Sponsor Benefits

  • 10 Company branded pop up banners on display at:

    • Entry to Man and Woman of the Year, Founders and Alumni of Excellence Awards Gala

    • All class day venues

  • Premium complimentary table of ten

  • Logo on Cover and Premium full-page color ad placement in tribute book and event program

  • Logo on e-invite and mailed invitation

  • Podium mention at event

  • Logo on Clear Channel Billboard

  • Logo on full Page BizTucson Ad

  • Logo on GTL website homepage

  • Logo on event invitations

  • Logo on all event signage

  • Logo on E-marketing

  • Recognition in PowerPoint event presentation

  • Sponsor logo recognition on Course training materials and supplies which will be utilized during community outreach activities

  • Includes some GTL Programs/Program Days/Kick offs/Retreat and Graduation benefits

GTL MILESTONES SPONSOR REQUEST

Valet Sponsor $10,000

Mirror Mirror in the car – putting your ad here will get you far – Do you have something you’d like to “SHOW OFF?” We’ll park it at the entrance

Sponsor Benefits

  • Your Personalized Company hanging tag will be placed on the mirror when vehicle is parked

  • Premium full-page color ad placement 

  • Complimentary table of ten

  • Logo on Cover of tribute book and event program 

  • Logo on e-invite and mailed invitation 

  • Podium mention at event 

  • Logo on Clear Channel Billboard 

  • Logo on full Page BizTucson Ad 

  • Logo on GTL website homepage

  • Logo on event invitations 

  • Logo on all event signage 

  • Logo on E-marketing 

  • Recognition in PowerPoint event presentation 

  • Sponsor logo recognition on Course training materials and supplies which will be utilized during community outreach activities 

  • Includes some GTL Programs/Program Days/Kick offs/Retreat and Graduation benefits

VALET SPONSOR REQUEST

Tribute Sponsor $7500

Beautiful 40-page Tribute Book given to 540 Man and Woman of the Year, Founders and Alumni of Excellence Award Gala guests. This has great visibility and is a fantastic way to engage party guests. Your sponsorship will also provide Grand poster sized Congratulatory Portraits that guests can write personal notes and will be given to the Honorees at the end of the night!
Sponsorship

Sponsor Benefits

  • Logo on Cover of Tribute Book

  • Sole Logo on Tribute Congratulatory Frames given to Honorees

  • Complimentary table of 10

  • Full-page color ad in tribute book and event program

  • Company name on event signage

  • Sponsor listing in Tribute book

  • Listing on GTL website for gala promotion

  • Recognition in PowerPoint event presentation

  • Listing on GTL website for class year

TRIBUTE SPONSOR REQUEST

Empowerment Awards Sponsor $7500

Sponsor Benefits

  • Sponsor creation of one-of-kind Tom Philabaum recipient awards, logo included on awards 

  • Complimentary table of 10 

  • Full-page color ad in tribute book and event program 

  • Company name on event signage 

  • Sponsor listing in tribute book 

  • Recognition in PowerPoint event presentation 

  • Listing on GTL website for gala promotion

EMPOWERMENT AWARDS SPONSOR REQUEST

Innovator Sponsor $5000

Sponsor Benefits

  • Complimentary table of 10

  • Half-page color ad in tribute book and event program

  • Company name on event signage

  • Sponsor listing in tribute book

  • Listing on GTL website for gala promotion

  • Recognition in PowerPoint event presentation

  • Listing on GTL website for class yea

  • Includes some GTL Programs/Program Days/Kick offs/Retreat and Graduation benefits

INNOVATOR SPONSOR REQUEST

Influencer Sponsor $3000

Sponsor Benefits

  • Complimentary table of 10

  • Quarter-page color ad in tribute book and event program

  • Company name on event signage

  • Sponsor listing in tribute book

  • Listing on GTL website for gala promotion

  • Recognition in PowerPoint event presentation

INFLUENCER SPONSOR REQUEST

Take the Pledge Sponsor $5000

Enthusiastic backers of GTL are encouraged to “Pledge” to support opportunities for advancement to participants with limited means through scholarships.

Sponsor Benefits

  • Pledge Cards are branded with Company Name and given to every course participant in the current year

  • Pledge Cards are represented at every GTL event in current year

  • Company listing in graduation program

  • Podium mention at graduation

  • Recognition in Course Book

  • Recognition on GTL Website

TAKE A PLEDGE SPONSOR REQUEST

Issue Days Sponsor $1000

GTL is a proven civic leadership organization that grows inspired and effective leaders. The annual GTL leadership class participants increase their knowledge of issues important to our region, Become better connected and have more opportunities to be successful and influential. Strong leadership equals a strong community.

Sponsor Benefits

  • Sponsor of GTL Class Day of your choosing – nine classes available 

  • Opportunity to welcome the class at the beginning of your sponsored day 

  • Display of your company/organization 

  • Signage at your sponsored day 

  • Distribution of your company/organization materials or give-aways 

  • Listing in the event program and signage at Tucson Man and Woman of the Year, Founders and Alumni Excellence Award Gala 

  • Company listing in graduation program 

  • Podium mention at graduation 

  • Recognition in Course Book 

  • Recognition on GTL Website

ISSUES DAY SPONSOR REQUEST

Yappy Hour Sponsor $1000

Yappy Hours give dog owners a chance to socialize over a brew while their pups mingle over treats and toys.

Sponsor Benefits

  • Step up and Repeat Wall for Top Dog photo contest.

  • Sponsor has the option to provide co-branded premiums such as frisbees & doggie bandanas. Co-branded dog bowls/water stations along the route. Sponsor provides Top Dog winner a Pooch Pack.

YAPPY HOUR SPONSOR REQUEST

Alumni Breakfast Sponsor $1000

The Alumni Breakfasts provides a platform to create understanding of community and critical issues, encourage discussion and problem-solving, cultivate appreciation for differing perspectives and inspire leadership at all levels of our community. We also offer professional development activities and leadership opportunities for our alumni. The strong GTL alumni network has been the cornerstone of GTL success in meeting its mission throughout the years.

Sponsor Benefits

  • Sponsor of GTL Alumni Breakfast of your choosing – four breakfasts available 

  • Opportunity to welcome the audience at the beginning of your sponsored day 

  • Display of your company/organization 

  • Signage at your sponsored day 

  • Distribution of your company/organization materials or give-aways 

  • Listing in the event program and signage at Tucson Man and Woman of the Year, Founders and Alumni Excellence Award Gala

ALUMNI BREAKFAST SPONSOR REQUEST

Community Leadership Award

Annually, GTL presents the Community Leadership Award to a Tucsonan whose commitment and active involvement in the community exemplifies proven leadership.

Past Recipients