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Sponsorship Opportunities

Partnering with Hillel offers tremendous opportunities to market your business or product to a wide range of families, while at the same time supporting one of the country’s most innovative independent schools.

Hillel families represent the best of metropolitan Detroit’s professional workforce and communal leadership. Hillel families are involved in school, synagogue, and extracurricular activities including athletics, theatre, music, and countless charitable organizations. Our graduates remain lifelong committed citizens who make meaningful contributions in their careers and communities. Many of our alumni have pursued illustrious paths in business, medicine, law, politics, the fine arts and other professional pursuits.

Your sponsorship puts you and your company in front of this outstanding community.

Enclosed please find information about our sponsorship opportunities, including a list of all the benefits you and/or your company will enjoy as a Hillel sponsor. Please help us by supporting our events, which, through raising much needed funds, ensure that any child who desires a Hillel education is able to receive one, regardless of income.

Thank you for your time and careful consideration. If you have any questions, please contact the Advancement Office at 248-851-6950. We look forward to having you as a partner in our important mission.
 
Steve Freedman
Head of School
 
ABOUT HILLEL DAY SCHOOL
Hillel Day School of Metropolitan Detroit delivers an outstanding general and Jewish education to every Jewish child, from early childhood through eighth grade. Hillel inspires a passion for learning, responsibility to self and community, and devotion to Jewish living in a warm, innovative, and engaging environment.
 
Hillel fosters intellectual curiosity and emotional maturity, and challenges all students to reach their fullest potential. Hillel is at the forefront nationally in providing a modern education within a cutting edge facility, together with up-to-date technology, to give our students every advantage for future success. Schools from all over the world have traveled to see what is happening at Hillel. Our teaching staff is a core strength of the school, as is the culture of collaboration. Hillel students benefit from small classes, personalized attention, and a team approach to instruction. Hillel’s dual curriculum educates the whole child – academically, socially and morally – and provides students with a sound cultural foundation while wiring their brains to accelerate learning in all academic subjects. Hillel graduates leave Hillel as critical thinkers who possess essential tools for success in life, a commitment to Tikkun Olam (perfecting the world), and a rich multi-dimensional identity – confidently American and deeply Jewish.

Hillel is a community Jewish day school located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Hillel is an academic community open and welcoming to children from every Jewish affiliation. Hillel is the only Jewish Day School in the region, and one of the few in the nation, committed to preserving the Jewish community through a rich and meaningful Jewish education while embracing an authentic and rigorous general education for the modern century.
 
In support of this mission, Hillel provides academic and extremely generous financial support to all families.

WHY SPONSOR HILLEL EVENTS?
 
Each year, Hillel holds various fundraisers and community building events to enhance our educational programs, support development of faculty and provide critical tuition assistance dollars to families who might otherwise not be able to afford a Hillel education.
 
Local sponsors benefit from on and off campus exposure. Whether you sponsor our Shabbat Dinner, Hanging & Hayride, Israel Independence Day Carnival, or the Annual Dream Maker Gala, you will receive visibility, recognition, appreciation, and access to thousands of Hillel supporters in our community.
 
As an event sponsor, you will have a unique opportunity to broaden your company’s image and customer base while at the same time supporting an exemplary Jewish Day School and its mission. As a sponsor, your company will receive numerous benefits. Most importantly, your company will receive significant exposure to thousands of families, trustees, alumni, and friends throughout the region.
 
We invite you to partner with Hillel Day School as a sponsor for the 2017-2018 school year.
 
Partnering with Hillel as a sponsor will give you exposure at all of the following events, venues, and publications:
 

Annual Gala
Sunday, May 8, 2018

This year Hillel will celebrate its 60th anniversary. The Annual Gala, Hillel's most important fundraiser, attracts more than 500 guests and generates more than $100,000 for tuition assistance. The event consists of an extensive silent auction with many fabulous items, cocktails, dinner, dessert, and dancing. At this annual event we honor our Dream Maker Award honoree, the Jacob E. Segal Award honoree, and our Distinguished Alumni Award recipients. The Shulman Scholarship Journal is also distributed to all guests and is available at Hillel after the event.

Event Sponsor - $18,000

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Hillel Annual Dream Maker Gala Sponsor”
• Prominent recognition at the event
• Company logo will appear on all tables
• Prominent recognition on a matrix wall at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Opportunity to include a promotional item for the gift bag distributed to all attendees at the event
• Company logo will appear on the back cover of the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 6 tickets to the VIP cocktail reception and Annual Gala
 

Strolling Dinner Sponsor - $10,000


• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Hillel Annual Dream Maker Gala VIP Cocktail Reception Sponsor”
• Prominent recognition at the VIP Cocktail Reception
• Company logo will appear on all food station tables
• Recognition on a matrix wall at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Opportunity to include a promotional item for the gift bag distributed to all attendees at the event
• Platinum full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 4 tickets to the VIP cocktail reception and Annual Gala
 
Bar Sponsor - $5,000 - Reserved by Kaufman Insurance and Financial Group, L.L.C.

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Hillel Annual Dream Maker Gala Bar Sponsor”
• Recognition at the event
• Company logo will be displayed on cocktail napkins
• Recognition on a matrix wall at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, Hillel bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of Hillel website
• Opportunity to include a promotional item for the gift bag distributed to all attendees at the event
• Gold full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 tickets to the VIP cocktail reception and Annual Gala
 
Silent Auction Sponsor - $5,000

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Hillel Annual Dream Maker Gala Silent Auction Sponsor”
• Recognition at the event
• Company logo will be displayed on pens used at the tables during the Silent Auction
• Recognition on a matrix wall at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, Hillel bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Opportunity to include a promotional item for the gift bag distributed to all attendees at the event
• Gold full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 tickets to the VIP cocktail reception and Annual Gala
 
 
Family Shabbat Dinner
September 8, 2017

At Hillel, we believe that ritual offers the opportunity to sanctify our lives and to elevate the every day. At our Family Shabbat Dinner, the entire Hillel community, from our youngest two year-old learners to our eighth graders, over 560 students in all, and their families, will gather to celebrate the joy of Shabbat. This festive evening, taking place in the miznon (café) and other areas on the Hillel Day School Campus, will include family activities, songs, dinner, and a Shabbat-themed give-away to families in attendance.
 
Event Sponsor - $5,000

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Family Shabbat Dinner Event Sponsor”
• Prominent recognition at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Opportunity to include a promotional item for the Shabbat Bag distributed to all attendees at the dinner
• Company logo will appear on a sticker affixed to the Shabbat Bag distributed to all attendees at the dinner
• Gold full page ad in Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 4 tickets to the Shabbat Dinner
 
Dinner Sponsor - $3,600 - Reserved by Plum Market

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Family Shabbat Dinner Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear on all dinner tables and/or dinner stations
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Opportunity to include a promotional item for the Shabbat Bag distributed to all attendees at the dinner
• Silver full page ad in Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 4 tickets to the Shabbat Dinner
 
Dessert Sponsor - $1,800

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Family Shabbat Dessert Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear on all dessert tables
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Opportunity to include a promotional item for the Shabbat Bag distributed to all attendees at the dinner
• Half page ad in Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 tickets to the Shabbat Dinner     
 

Hanging & Hayride                                                           
October 22, 2017

Hillel’s mission—to inspire a passion for learning, responsibility to self and community, and devotion to Jewish living— reaches beyond the classroom, and has a profound impact on the entire family. The entire Hillel community, from our two year-old learners to our oldest eighth graders, over 550 students, and their families, will descend upon The Adventure Park in West Bloomfield to experience the thrill of the “aerial forest park,” enjoy guided nature walks and hayrides, and gather around the campfire for songs.
 
Event Sponsor - $10,000

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Hanging & Hayride Event Sponsor”
• Prominent recognition at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Platinum full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 6 tickets to the Hanging & Hayride event
 
Ropes Course Sponsor - $5,000

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Hanging & Hayride Ropes Course Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Gold full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 4 tickets to the Hanging & Hayride event
 
Hayride Sponsor - $3,600

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Hanging & Hayride Hayride Sponsor”
• Company logo name identifying your company or family name affixed to the Hayride
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Silver full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 tickets to the Hanging & Hayride event

Canteen Sponsor - $1,800

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Hanging & Hayride Campfire Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Company logo affixed to s’more bag distributed to each attendee
• Half page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 tickets to the Hanging & Hayride event
 
Israel Independence Day Carnival and Kosher Rib Burn-Off                             

April 19, 2018              

The modern state of Israel is where Jewish values come to life and a home for Jews from around the world. We see spiritual meaning in the existence of the state, and are proud of its continued growth. Each year, Hillel celebrates Israel with the Israel Independence Day Carnival and Kosher Rib Burn-Off. This festive FUN-raising event is held at the school, and includes carnival games, a community Kosher Rib Burn-Off, bounce houses, prizes, food, dancing, and attracts more than 500 students and other children from the metropolitan Detroit Jewish community. Parents, students, alumni, grandparents, and faculty work hard to ensure the success of this event, which has become a favorite tradition at Hillel Day School.  
 
Israel Independence Day Carnival Sponsor - $3,600

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Israel Independence Day Carnival Sponsor”
• Prominent recognition at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Gold full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 4 wristbands to the Israel Independence Day Carnival

Kosher Rib Burn-Off Sponsor - $3,600

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Israel Independence Day Carnival Sponsor”
• Prominent recognition at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Gold full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 4 wristbands to the Israel Independence Day Carnival
• Opportunity to serve as a judge for the Kosher Rib Burn-Off

Games & Bounce House Sponsor - $2,500

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Israel Independence Day Carnival Games & Bounce House Sponsor”
• Recognition at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Silver full page ad in Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 wristbands to the Israel Independence Day Carnival
 
Tel Aviv Cafe Sponsor - $2,500

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Israel Independence Day Carnival Tel Aviv Cafe Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear on all food stations except Rib Burn-Off stations
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Full page ad in Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 wristbands to the Israel Independence Day Carnival
 
Sweet Treat Sponsor - $1,800

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company as the “Israel Independence Day Carnival Sweet Treat Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear on all sweet treat stations
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of website
• Half page ad in Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 wristbands to the Israel Independence Day Carnival

Movie and Munchies
December 3, 2017

Hillel is able to provide an excellent educational experience to all of its students because of the philanthropic support of the community. Our Annual Fund raises essential dollars for the $2.8 million necessary to provide tuition assistance to Hillel families who may not otherwise be able to provide a Hillel education for their children. Hillel is deeply grateful to all who give generously at every level. Our donors make an incredible difference. This year’s Movie and Munchies at The Riviera Cinema in Farmington Hills will be open to all those who have contributed to the 2017-18 Annual Fund. These supporters, and their children, will enjoy a family friendly movie, socializing and yummy treats.
 
Event Sponsor - $5,000

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Movie and Munchies Event Sponsor”
• Prominent recognition at the event
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of Hillel website
• Company logo will appear on a sticker affixed to bag of treats distributed to all attendees at the event
• Gold full page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 4 tickets to the Movie and Munchies event
 
Beverage and Popcorn Sponsor - $1,800

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Beverage and Popcorn Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, l bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of Hillel website
• Half page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 tickets to the Movie and Munchies event

Sweet Treat Sponsor - $1,800

• Corporate logo will appear on all print materials (invitation, sponsor banner, signage, and promotional items), identifying your company or family as the “Beverage and Popcorn Sponsor”
• Company logo will appear in Hillel e-newsletters, l bi-annual publication, and on Sponsors page of Hillel website
• Half page ad in the Shulman Scholarship Journal
• Includes 2 tickets to the Movie and Munchies event

Thank you to our 2017-2018 Sponsors

Critical Thinking חשיבה ביקורתית
Creativity יצירתיות
COLLABORATION שיתוף פעולה
COMMUNICATION תיקשורת
CHARACTER אישיות
COMMUNITY קהילה
CORE JEWISH VALUES ערכים יהודיים עיקריים
Welcome to Hillel Day School of Metropolitan Detroit, a vibrant community Jewish day school filled with joy, rooted in core Jewish values, committed to halakhah, and devoted to academic excellence. Our families are diverse in their beliefs, affiliations and observances; we work together to create a welcoming community based upon mutual respect and shared values.
Early Childhood Center, Ages 2-5 | Day School, Grades K-8 | 248-851-3220 | 32200 Middlebelt Rd. | Farmington Hills, MI 48334