SwiPHT Houses

Sponsorship Opportunities

Set your company apart by becoming a sponsor of the first SwiPHt Home to be constructed in 2013-2014. The wide array of sponsorship opportunities Western offers allows us to help you find the most effective way to reach out to customers and industry professionals while maximizing your visibility throughout the lifetime of the project. All sponsors will be recognized before, during and post-construction as leading supporters of Western’s first SwiPHt Home Project and the green building movement. All sponsors will receive an invitation to the first SwiPHt Home Groundbreaking and Open House events.


Premier: $25,000 And Above

Networking Events & Education

Make a stronger connection with your customers and prospects by sponsoring a special education session, workshop or networking event.

  • Green Building Workshop Series - Principal sponsor of six Green Building workshops (three per semester). Network with builders, architects, designers, developers, instructors, students, realtors and mortgage lenders who are leading the green residential movement in the Upper Midwest. Recognition includes room signage, logo on promotional materials, spoken recognition at event opening and a speaking opportunity at each workshop.
  • Includes Platinum, Gold, Silver and Green sponsor benefits.

Advertising & Promotion

Your logo on signage and other displays will leave a lasting impression on students, customers, industry professionals and other community members.

  • Advance recognition on SwiPHt Homes web page with hyperlink to company website
  • Premium sponsor listing on the Sponsor page of the SwiPHt Homes web page
  • Premier ad and logo placement on SwiPHt Homes web page
  • Company name/logo featured on all project media promotional pieces and news releases
  • Logo on jobsite signage
  • Company signage displayed in SwiPHt Homes during tours, workshops and other public and media events
  • Company/product brochures/literature included in project information packet
  • Company recognition in two Facebook and four Twitter posts
  • Dedicated Blog Post on SwiPHt Homes web page

Platinum: $10,000 And Above

Networking Events & Education

Make a stronger connection with your customers and prospects by sponsoring a special education session, workshop or networking event.

  • Executive Luncheon - Western’s co-host for an invite-only premier networking event that targets green building industry professionals. Associate your company with this unique event that caters to a high-level audience.
  • Includes Gold, Silver and Green sponsor benefits.

Advertising & Promotion

Your logo on signage and other displays will leave a lasting impression on students, customers, industry professionals and other community members.

  • Logo featured on SwiPHt Homes web page with hyperlink to company website
  • Company name/logo featured on all project media promotional pieces and news releases
  • Platinum sponsor listing on the Sponsor page of Western’s SwiPHt Homes Project web page
  • Signage displayed in SwiPHt Homes during tours, workshops and other public and media events
  • Company/product brochures/literature included in project information packet
  • Company recognition in two Facebook and four Twitter posts
  • Mention on SwiPHt Homes Blog

Gold: $5,000 And Above

Networking Events & Education

Make a stronger connection with your customers and prospects by sponsoring a special education session, workshop or networking event.

  • Full-day LEED Workshop - Support an education workshop for students and industry professionals and receive recognition on room signage and promotional materials.
  • SwiPHt Home Venue Access - Host a special private or public reception or other event catered by Western in the newly constructed SwiPHt Home.
  • Includes Silver and Green sponsor benefits.

Advertising & Promotion

Your logo on signage and other displays will leave a lasting impression on students, customers, industry professionals and other community members.

  • Logo featured on SwiPHt Homes web page with hyperlink to company website
  • Company name featured on all media promotional pieces
  • Gold sponsor listing on the Sponsor page of Western’s SwiPHt Homes Project web page
  • Signage displayed in SwiPHt Homes during tours, workshops and other public and media events
  • Company/product brochures/literature included in project information packet
  • Company recognition in one Facebook and two Twitter posts
  • Mention on SwiPHt Homes Blog

Silver: $2,500 And Above

Networking Events & Education

Make a stronger connection with your customers and prospects by sponsoring one special education session, workshop or networking event.

  • Half-day LEED Workshops - Support education workshops for students and industry professionals and receive recognition on room signage and promotional materials.
  • Includes Green sponsor benefits.

Advertising & Promotion

Your logo on signage and other displays will leave a lasting impression on students, customers, industry professionals and other community members.

  • Logo featured on SwiPHt Homes web page with hyperlink to company website
  • Silver sponsor listing on the Sponsor page of Western’s SwiPHt Homes Project web page
  • Company/product brochures/literature including in project information packet

Green: $1,000 And Above

Advertising & Promotion

Your logo on signage and other displays will leave a lasting impression on students, customers, industry professionals and other community members.

  • Green sponsor listing on the Sponsor page of Western’s SwiPHt Homes Project web page
  • Company/product brochures/literature including in project information packet

To learn more, or to propose a unique scholarship opportunity, contact:

Michael Swenson, Executive Director, Western Foundation
EMail: swensonm@westerntc.edu
Phone: (608)785-9892