Did you know?  The proceeds from the Steps of Success fundraiser directly benefit our cause to ignite, inspire and transform the lives of college students and youth living in under-served communities through mentoring, education and physical fitness.

Your sponsorship funds more than just a day!  We seek partners who see the value in our mission and will share in investing in the growth and development of our future leaders through personal, educational, health/wellness, spiritual, leadership and professional development thrusts - providing effective pathways to success.


To learn more about sponsor partnership opportunities:



Steps of Success 5K is qualified as a charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code EID: 26-3906467.  Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Sponsorship Opportunities

$150 - Swag Bag Sponsor

- Opportunity to distribute marketing/promotional material in 5k participant swag bags

$300 - Vendor Sponsor

- Above plus...

- Booth space in vendor pavilion (table, chairs and tent NOT INCLUDED)

$500 - Small Business Sponsor

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- 10 x 12 Tent, 6ft table and 2 chairs

- Company logo on participant t-shirts and website

$725 - Bronze Sponsor

- Above plus...

- Company logo on race day mile marker signage

$1,500 - Silver Sponsor

Above plus...

- Company logo on main stage and sponsor banners

- Company acknowledgement from main stage on race day

- Complimentary race registration for 2 participants

$2,500 - Gold Sponsor

- Above plus...

- Company logo on participant race bibs

- Complimentary race registration for 5 participants

$5,000 - Platinum

- Above plus...

- Company logo on start/finish line signage

- Company spotlight on official website

- Complimentary race registration for 7 participants

$10,000 - Presenting Sponsor

- Above plus...

- Exclusive recognition at the race and in press/media coverage as Presenting Sponsor

- Company logo on step and repeat banner

- Company logo on large scholarship presentation check(s)

- Opportunity to facilitate 50/50 Mentoring Program workshop session

- Complimentary race registration for 10 participants