A Night for Nature $1,000 SponsorshipSept. 14 • 5:30 – 8 p.m.St. James Farm • Warrenville
Celebrate wildlife and wild areas of DuPage of DuPage forest preserves. This signature event, complete with music, drinks and hors d’oeuvres, attracts between 150 – 200 nature enthusiasts. Or consider sponsoring our duck race with a $500 grand, second-, or third-place prizes. Community partners' marketing begins in June, and ticket sales open July 1.
Fall Festival at Danada $1,000 SponsorshipOct. 7 & 8 • 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.Danada Equestrian Center • Wheaton
Enjoy equestrian performances, hayrides, kids activities, displays, food, and more. This event attracts nearly 10,000 guests each year. Sponsor the Friends' hospitality reception on Saturday for 100 Ambassador Circle donors. Marketing and special invitations begin in August.
Native Plant Presale & Sale $500 SponsorshipMay • 2024Mayslake Peabody Estate • Oak Brook
Shop for grasses, wildflowers, and shrubs adapted to DuPage soils and weather conditions. This ticketed event attracts hundreds of native plant enthusiasts over three days. Marketing begins in March, and presale ticket and plant sales open April 1.
Recognition in the Conservationist
Opportunity to provide in-kind item for an auction, raffle prize, or swag bag
If you are interested in partnering with the Friends of the Forest Preserve District, contact Partnership & Philanthropy at 630-871-7549 or [email protected].
If you would like to mail your sponsorship check, please make your payment to "Friends of FPDDC" with your special event preference in the "memo" and mail to:
Friends of the Forest Preserve District of DuPage CountyPartnership & Philanthropy 3S580 Naperville RoadWheaton, IL 60189
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