Corporate Cornerstone Program

United Way of Northern New Mexico Corporate Cornerstone Program

 

What is the Corporate Cornerstone Program?

The Corporate Cornerstone Program provides sponsorship of United Way of Northern New Mexico administrative costs by local companies and corporations. This enables 100% of the contributions from individuals to flow directly through to services and programs that are helping our communities’ most vulnerable without any administrative fees charged to the donor.

 

Why Invest in the United Way of Northern New Mexico?

As a community and business leader you understand the difficult challenges of our region regarding education, workforce development, and behavioral health. Right now, there is only one charitable organization in the region working hard to create a braided collaborative approach to addressing these concerns, the United Way of Northern New Mexico. These issues cannot be successfully overcome by managing them separately, they must be addressed as the inter-related problems that they are. By investing in the United Way of Northern New Mexico you are investing in the work of dozens of local non-profits, working hard and working together, to make Northern New Mexico a healthier place both financially and physically.

 

§  Partner and Live United with us as we work to build a stronger community and impact thousands of lives- United Way is a leader in uniting local businesses, governments and nonprofits to help achieve community goals.

 

§  Benefit from year-round local visibility - Your investment ensures all activities and programs are completely underwritten and donor dollars are wisely invested in creating impact in our community in the areas of education, health and financial stability.

 

§  Reinforce your reputation as a strong corporate citizen to your customers, employees and neighbors. The United Way brand is recognized by 87% of the general public and was ranked #1 of the 50 largest U.S. charities in Forbes magazine.

 

You will experience the guaranteed reach of local marketing exposure and benefit from the positive image of supporting United Way of Northern New Mexico and all of our funded organizations.

Corporate Recognition

Any corporation, business, or individual can become a United Way of Northern New Mexico Cornerstone Sponsor.  One of the primary values of membership in the United Way Corporate Cornerstone Company Program is the very consistent public recognition each organization receives. Your participation says to the community that the corporation is committed to ensuring a strong United Way. In addition, each level of giving has specific recognition opportunities.
 

Corporate Cornerstone Investment Levels

Corporations who wish to contribute $5,000 or more can designate their gift to the United Way of Northern New Mexico Corporate Cornerstone Program.
 

In-kind contributions are those goods or services that are provided in lieu of cash. In-kind donations can also be used to qualify a company as a Corporate Cornerstone Sponsor. The level is determined by the fair market value of the goods or services provided to the United Way of Northern New Mexico.

We offer the following as annual recognition, according to the level of giving. Recognition benefits are provided in the calendar year following the campaign during which a cornerstone gift is pledged (in calendar year 2019 for gifts pledged during the Fall 2018 campaign).  

Corporate Cornerstone sponsorships offer five investment levels:

 

  • Platinum  ($100,000 and over)
  • Titanium ($50,000 - $99,999)
  • Gold ($25,000 - $49,999)
  • Silver ($10,000 - $24,999)
  • Copper ($5,000 - $9,999)

 

 

Platinum $100,000

  • Full-page ad in the year in review publication (10,000 high-value recipients)
  • Invitation to serve in top-level volunteer positions with United Way of Northern New Mexico.
  • Front page feature story in the Los Alamos Daily Post on your organizations commitment to community service (9,300 recipients)
  • Framed cornerstone appreciation poster and window cling for your workplace/office
  • Customized message and personal story for use in corporate communication (internal and external) about how your company is positively impacting the community
  • Customized social media post for our use in external messaging about your involvement in impacting change in our community
  • Logo listing with link to your company’s website on the UWNNM website homepage
  • Logo inclusion on UWNNM letterhead (15,000 impressions per year)
  • Press release to all major local media outlets to celebrate gift
  • Recognition at the campaign celebration event AND other UWNNM events (200+ attendees) 
  • Logo inclusion in the Corporate Cornerstone Banner that is displayed at all UWNNM events
  • Logo inclusion on the Corporate Cornerstone wall banner at UWNNM office
  • Logo inclusion in all UWNNM brochures
  • Recognition plaque honoring your commitment to United Way of Northern New Mexico

Titanium $50,000-$99,000

  • Half-page ad in the year in review publication (10,000 high-value recipients)
  • Invitation to serve in top-level advisory positions with United Way of Northern New Mexico.
  • Front page feature story in the Los Alamos Daily Post on your organizations commitment to community service (9,300 recipients)
  • Framed cornerstone appreciation poster and window cling for your workplace/office
  • Customized message and personal story for use in corporate communication (internal and external) about how your company is positively impacting the community
  • Customized social media post for our use in external messaging about your involvement in impacting change in our community
  • Logo listing with link to your company’s website on the UWNNM website Cornerstone page
  • Logo inclusion on UWNNM letterhead (15,000 impressions per year)
  • Press release to all major local media outlets to celebrate gift
  • Recognition at the campaign celebration event AND other UWNNM events (200+ attendees) 
  • Logo inclusion in the Corporate Cornerstone Banner that is displayed at all UWNNM events
  • Logo inclusion on the Corporate Cornerstone wall banner at UWNNM office
  • Logo inclusion in all UWNNM brochures
  • Recognition plaque honoring your commitment to United Way of Northern New Mexico

 

GOLD $25,000-$49,000

  • Quarter-page ad in the year in review publication (10,000 high-value recipients)
  • Front page feature story in the Los Alamos Daily Post on your organizations commitment to community service (9,300 recipients)
  • Framed cornerstone appreciation poster and window cling for your workplace/office
  • Customized message and personal story for use in corporate communication (internal and external) about how your company is positively impacting the community.
  • Customized social media post for our use in external messaging about your involvement in impacting change in our community.
  • Logo listing with link to your company’s website on the UWNNM website cornerstone page
  • Logo inclusion on UWNNM letterhead (15,000 impressions per year)
  • Press release to all major local media outlets to celebrate gift
  • Recognition at the campaign celebration event AND other UWNNM events (200+ attendees) 
  • Logo inclusion in the Corporate Cornerstone Banner that is displayed at all UWNNM events
  • Logo inclusion on the Corporate Cornerstone wall banner at UWNNM office
  • Logo inclusion in all UWNNM brochures
  • Recognition plaque honoring your commitment to United Way of Northern New Mexico

 

SILVER: $10,000-$24,999

  • Business-card ad in the year in review publication (10,000 high-value recipients)
  • Customized message and personal story for use in corporate communication (internal and external) about how your company is positively impacting the community.
  • Customized social media post for our use in external messaging about your involvement in impacting change in our community.
  • Logo listing with link to your company’s website on the UWNNM website homepage
  • Logo inclusion on UWNNM letterhead (15,000 impressions per year)
  • Press release to all major local media outlets to celebrate gift
  • Recognition at the campaign celebration event AND other UWNNM events (200+ attendees) 
  • Logo inclusion in the Corporate Cornerstone Banner that is displayed at all UWNNM events
  • Logo inclusion on the Corporate Cornerstone wall banner at UWNNM office
  • Logo inclusion in all UWNNM brochures
  • Logo inclusion on the UWNNM cornerstone website page
  • Recognition plaque honoring your commitment to United Way of Northern New Mexico

 

Copper $5,000-$9,999

  • List ad in the year in review publication (10,000 high-value recipients)
  • Logo listing on the UWNNM website homepage
  • Business name listed on UWNNM letterhead (15,000 impressions per year)
  • Press release to all major local media outlets to celebrate gift
  • Recognition at the campaign celebration event AND other UWNNM events (200+ attendees) 
  • Logo inclusion in the Corporate Cornerstone Banner that is displayed at all UWNNM events
  • Logo inclusion on the Corporate Cornerstone wall banner at UWNNM office
  • Logo inclusion in all UWNNM brochures
  • Logo inclusion on the UWNNM cornerstone website page
  • Recognition plaque honoring your commitment to United Way of Northern New Mexico