Monday June 3rd, 2013 The Golf Club at the Lansdowne Resort, Leesburg VA
Registration Opens 7 AM * Shotgun Start 9 AM * Awards Lunch & Raffle 3:30 PM
Registration fee $195 * Sponsorships starting at $175
The Diplomatic Security Foundation(DSF) is pleased to announce the 23rd anniversary of this annual charity event, started by Mike Considine in 1990. The Charity Golf Outing nets more than $90,000 a year and is used to further the DSF mission of providing timely financial support and charitable contributions to members of the U.S. Department of State's Diplomatic Security Service, security professionals, and other colleagues in the law enforcement and foreign affairs communities (see website for a list of contributions made by DSF: dsfoundation.org/grants.html).
Join us for a fun, casual day of GOLF! This event is for golfers of all skill levels, and is a great opportunity to play on one of the premier golf courses in the DC area. There are great prizes, fun contests and an exciting raffle. Registration includes green fees, cart, continental breakfast, awards luncheon, course beverage cart, and unlimited range balls. Registration closes May 20.Registration extended until May 30.This event sold out last year. Or, if you only have a few hours to spare, come out and join the fun at the Awards Luncheon featuring a BBQ buffet and our famous raffle. Lunch starts as soon as the golfers finish up on the links (approx 3:30 pm).
Become a Sponsor Sponsoring the golf outing is a great way to support DSF. Anyone (golfers and non-golfers) can become a sponsor. Sponsors are listed on signage throughout the golf outing and on the DSF website. This is a great marketing opportunity for corporate sponsors: all sponsors are listed on the DSF website, in the program and on signage at the Golf Outing, and on the Diplomatic Security Special Agents Association (DSSAA) website and quarterly newsletter.
Platinum Sponsor $10,000 Full page ad (inside front or back cover) in program; 2 foursomes; your logo on large banner at event; listing on DSF website; plus 1 perk (see bottom of page)
Silver Sponsor $2,500 Full page ad in golf program; 2 complimentary golfer slots; your logo on large banner at event; your logo on one Hole sign on each course; listing on DSF website
Copper Sponsor $500 Quarter page ad in golf program; name/logo on your own Hole sign; listing on DSF website
Gold Sponsor $5,000 Full page ad (prime placement) in program; 1 foursome; your logo on large banner at event; listing on DSF website; plus 1 perk (see bottom of page)
Bronze Sponsor $1,000 Half page ad in golf program; name/logo on your own Hole sign; listing on DSF website
Hole Sponsor $175 Your Name/logo (four per sign) on Hole sign; name in program; and individual listing on DSF website
In Kind Sponsor Your name or logo (four per sign) on Hole sign; ad in program based on valuation of donation; and individual listing on DSF website. (In-kind gifts will be used as raffle/auction prizes)
Help Us Identify Corporate Sponsors: Do you work for or with a company who might be interested in sponsoring this event? Let us know and we’ll do all the ‘heavy lifting’! Contact Sarah at email@example.com.
Platinum Sponsors have the option of choosing a perk from the list below. Options are first come, first served. You may also choose from the Gold Sponsor perk list. There are other options as well - we'd be happy to discuss those with you!
Course Sponsor (1 left) – your logo on 18 pin flags (spread out over both courses) Beverage Cart Sponsor – your logo on sign on each beverage cart (4), plus your logo on can koozies for every golfer Golf Cart Sponsor – your logo on bumper sticker on each cart (144 carts) Lunch Sponsor – logo on large sign, on signs at every table, and on large napkins Towel Tube Station Sponsor (2 available: 1 per course) - towel tubes with your logo handed out to golfers on that course Hole-In-One Sponsor (2 available: 1 per course) – your sign at four HIO holes plus logo’d golf balls handed out to golfers at one hole. Other options available – check w/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Perks for Gold Sponsor
Gold Sponsors have the option of choosing a perk from the list below. Options are first come, first served. There are other options as well - we'd be happy to discuss those with you!
Breakfast Sponsor – logo on large sign, on signs at every table, and on large napkins Practice Green Sponsor – Signage at Practice Green & logo'd golf tee or ball markers/poker chips Registration Tee Sponsor - your logo on golf tees handed out at registration Hole Contest Sponsor (3 available: Longest, Straightest, Closest) – your logo on sign at contest hole on each course, plus logo’d ball marker/poker chips handed out at hole (requires two volunteers from your company) Other options available –email@example.com