This April, The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design will celebrate its third annual Design Month. In collaboration with our sponsoring community partners, we will be offering extensive programming aimed at elevating awareness of the transformative power of architecture and design. From educational lectures, to fashion shows, Design Month is sure to inspire design experts and enthusiasts alike.

This year we are excited to unveil our newest programmatic addition. On the date of Thomas Jefferson’s birth, April 13th 2018, we will be gathering at the Historic Branch House to present our first ever Virginia by Design Awards ceremony and brunch reception. Brunch at The Branch will embody our mission to spread design awareness by recognizing the exceptional accomplishments of individuals working in the field.

Design Month 2018 Programs:

  •  Architecture Camp for students interested in Architecture and 3D Design during spring break
  • VCU Interior Design Department Exhibition and Opening
  • Inaugural Design-Build Challenge installed and unveiled in The Branch gardens
  • A behind-the-scenes tour of the rooms and architectural features of The Branch House
  • Exhibition opening for fashion designers, Hawa Stwodah and Rafie Khoshbin. Clothing, textiles and sculptures that address cultural issues of the Greater Middle East
  • Poster Show by VCU’s Department of Graphic Design
  • VCU’s Department of Graphic Design Graduate Candidacy Exhibition and Opening

Sponsorship Levels and Benefits:
Gold Sponsor $10,000:

  • Your name and logo featured as a “Gold Sponsor” on all digital / print marketing material used to advertise Design Month
  • Your name and logo featured as a “Gold Sponsor” on all Brunch at The Branch digital / materials used to advertise Brunch at the Branch.
  • Special recognition through The Branch’s website and social media platforms.
  • One table at our exclusive event: Brunch at The Branch (includes 8 seats)
  • Entry to Patron’s Preview Night, the evening before the awards ceremony preceding the Brunch at The Branch. (includes entry for all table guests) This is an exclusive opportunity to mingle with The Branch Board of Trustees, award winners and our special brunch speaker.
  • The opportunity to propose a toast at champagne reception.
  • Acknowledgement during program opening remarks at Brunch at The Branch.

Silver Sponsor $5,000

  • Your name and logo featured as a “Silver Sponsor” on all digital / print marketing material used to advertise Design Month (up to three events).
  • Your name and logo featured as a “Silver Sponsor” on all Brunch at The Branch digital / materials used to advertise Brunch at the Branch. (up to three events).
  • Special recognition through The Branch’s website and social media platforms.
  • Four tickets to our exclusive event: Brunch at The Branch.
  • Entry to Patron’s Preview Night, the evening before the awards ceremony preceding the Brunch at The Branch. (includes entry for four guests) This is an exclusive opportunity to mingle with The Branch Board of Trustees, award winners and our special brunch speaker.
  • Four tickets to private champagne reception preceding the Brunch at The Branch.
  • Exclusive opportunity to mingle with Board of Trustees and special guest speaker for Brunch at The Branch during champagne reception.

Bronze Sponsor $2,500

  • Your name and logo featured as a “Bronze Sponsor” on all digital / print marketing material used to advertise Design Month (up to three events).
  • Your name and logo featured as a “Bronze Sponsor” on all Brunch at The Branch digital / materials used to advertise Brunch at the Branch. (up to three events).
  • Your name featured as a sponsor on print materials displayed at select one Design Month Event
  • Special recognition through The Branch’s website and social media platforms.
  • Two tickets to our exclusive event: Brunch at The Branch

Brunch at The Branch and 2018 Design Month Sponsorship

The Branch appreciates the generosity of our sponsors and is committed to ensuring that sponsor brands and messages are maximized through this event. We would be pleased to discuss a custom sponsorship package that would work best for your business. Please contact us by email or at 804-237-1778 to join us as a sponsor.