Become a BAPA Event Sponsor

Sponsoring BAPA events is a great way to build your brand, reach new target customers, and strengthen customer loyalty. It sends a message to your customer base that you care about our community. 

BAPA’s special events draw thousands of people to experience the unique beauty and hospitality of Beverly/Morgan Park throughout the year. We offer tiered levels of sponsorship with unique benefits and the ability to spread your commitment across multiple events for maximum reach.

BAPA by the Numbers

2024 Sponsorship Opportunities

Ridge Run & Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 27, 2024

BAPA’s largest event draws more than 5,000 runners, walkers, volunteers and spectators from Chicagoland to run, walk, cheer, and enjoy the parade. The Ridge Run is Chicago’s oldest and most beloved neighborhood 10K. The Memorial Day Parade is 98 years old, making it one of Chicago’s longest running traditions. 

Platinum Sponsor

$5,000

Gold Sponsor

$1,500

Silver Sponsor

$500

Porch Concerts

Fridays in 2024: May 10, June 14, July 12, August 9, September 13

A series of five family-friendly outdoor summer concerts at locations throughout Beverly/Morgan Park. We anticipate 500+ neighbors at these free concerts featuring local musicians, local food trucks and snacks for purchase.

Presenting Sponsor

$5,000

Single Concert Sponsor

$1,000

Home Tour

Sunday, May 19, 2024

The Home Tour showcases a selection of private residences and public institutions in our community. 800 attendees enjoy beautiful interior and exterior spaces, with live music, tastings and demonstrations from local businesses. 

Presenting Sponsor

$5,000

Home Tour Sponsor

$1,000

per location

Home Tour Map Sponsor

$500

Garden Walk

Sunday, July 21, 2024

BAPA’s Garden Walk  draws approximately 800 visitors to unique gardens throughout Beverly/Morgan Park.

Presenting Sponsor

$5,000

Garden Walk Sponsor

$1,000

per location

Garden Walk Tour Map Sponsor

$500

BAPA Volunteer Shirt

Perfect for the sponsor that wants to support BAPA and share their community spirit and pride with our Beverly/Morgan Park neighbors. Your logo will be printed on BAPA’s Volunteer T-shirts worn at all 2024 events and projects. BAPA is supported by more than 750 volunteers who wear these T-shirts each year, ensuring that your logo will be seen. 

Just My Logo Sponsorship | $500
Commitment deadline is April 1

Other Sponsorship Opportunities

If you are interested in sponsoring one of the events listed below, BAPA welcomes your support! Please email us to request additional information

Clean & Green | April 27, 2024
Our annual neighborhood cleanup that takes place simultaneously at more than 20 local sites, including parks, schools, train stations, and other community spaces. 

Old House Lecture Series | Spring 2024
A new initiative from BAPA that will provide information and resources for homeowners looking to improve their historic residences in Beverly/Morgan Park. 

Sip & Shop | September 2024
A festive evening of retail therapy featuring more than 30 local businesses in the 99th and 103rd Street commercial corridors. 

BAPA Teen Service Corp | October 2024-April 2025
Monthly gatherings and communication with local teens to learn the importance of community through service projects and community engagement opportunities.

Community Health Expo | February 2025
A gathering of more than 30 local businesses showcasing their services, informative panel discussions, demonstrations, and tastings.

Clean & Green | April 27, 2024
Our annual neighborhood cleanup that takes place simultaneously at more than 20 local sites, including parks, schools, train stations, and other community spaces. 

Old House Lecture Series | Spring 2024
A new initiative from BAPA that will provide information and resources for homeowners looking to improve their historic residences in Beverly/Morgan Park. 

Sip & Shop | September 2024
A festive evening of retail therapy featuring more than 30 local businesses in the 99th and 103rd Street commercial corridors. 

BAPA Teen Service Corp | October 2024-April 2025
Monthly gatherings and communication with local teens to learn the importance of community through service projects and community engagement opportunities.

Big Night | January 2025
BAPA’s annual gala fundraiser at the beautiful Barraco’s Vineyard on 95th Street. With full bar, upscale appetizers, live entertainment, dancing, games, and raffles. 

Community Health Expo | February 2025
A gathering of more than 30 local businesses showcasing their services, informative panel discussions, demonstrations, and tastings.